Middle East Economic Survey


No 11



Jordan Freezes Some Petroleum Product Prices Until End-March

The Jordanian Minister of Trade and Industry Hani al-Malaqi announced on 3 March that the government will keep the prices of some petroleum products unchanged during the month of March in a bid to lighten the economic burden on its citizens, despite the increase in international crude oil prices. The prices of unleaded 90 and 95 octane gasoline, diesel and kerosene have...