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1999

Tourism Sector Development Project in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Jordanie

Tourism Sector Development Project in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Pays : Jordanie

Date : 1999

Objectif  : The project is to improve the tourism infrastructure in Jordan, making tourism resources more amiable and attractive to tourists, thereby strengthening their capacity to earn necessary foreign currency.

Résumé du projet  : The project consists of six sub-projects : the Amman Downtown Tourist Zone, National Museum, the Dead Sea Parkway, the Dead Sea Panoramic Complex, Karak Tourism Development, and Historic Old Salt Development. The borrower of this project is the government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and the executing agency is the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

The revenue from foreign tourists is crucial to help rectify the trade account deficit of Jordan. Jordan has abundant cultural legacies and is blessed with grand natural scenery such as the Dead Sea. The number of the tourists to Jordan has been increasing due to the relaxation of tensions in the region.

Organisme d’exécution : Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

Montant du prêt : 7,199 Amount (million yen)

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