Endorsement of Public-Private Partnership Projects Worth 200 Million Dinars
Endorsement of Public-Private Partnership Projects Worth 200 Million Dinars

The Council of Ministers recently decided to approve the recommendation of the fourth Public-Private Partnership Council (PPP) by adopting several projects to be implemented as partnership projects between the two sectors. These projects are within the list of approved projects, with a capital expenditure estimated at 200 million dinars. According to a statement issued by the Public-Private Partnership Unit today, Saturday, these projects include the infrastructure investment project for ...


Training Workshop on the PPP program
Training Workshop on the PPP program

The PPP Unit at MOF, in cooperation with Expertise France- the Government of France, held a training workshop on the public private partnership program to help build the capacity and enhance the efficiency of concerned staff, raise awareness of the PPP program, review case studies and practical examples, and study the legal framework and financial impact of PPP projects. The workshop was inaugurated by the MOF SG, Dr. Ezzidin Kanakrieh, and attended by the French commercial attaché and re...


PM stresses the important role PPPs play in economic development
PM stresses the important role PPPs play in economic development

Prime Minister and chairman of the PPP Council stressed the importance of projects implemented through public private partnerships in supporting economic development in Jordan.


Mulki stresses the importance of enabling private sector participation in government projects
Mulki stresses the importance of enabling private sector participation in government projects

Prime Minister and Chairman of the PPP Council, Hani Al Mulki, stressed the important role PPPs play in encouraging greater private sector participation in economic development in Jordan. During a meeting with the PPP Council last Monday at the Prime Ministry Office, Mulki noted that PPPs will allow the implementation of investment projects that would positively impact national economy, create jobs for Jordanians and improve poverty and unemployment rates. He further highlighted the need ...


Minister of Finance: Supporting the implementation of PPPs will reflect positively on economic growth and alleviate the financial burden on the state budget
Minister of Finance: Supporting the implementation of PPPs will reflect positively on economic growth and alleviate the financial burden on the state budget

Minister of Finance Omar Malhas said that the government’s endorsement of the PPP Law reflects keenness to encourage the private sector to establish various projects including which in turn reflect positively on promoting economic growth and alleviate the financial burden on the state budget.                               Malhas reiterated that the PPP Unit at MOF is working in collaboration with relevant government agencies to process the implement of several projects in partnershi...


Technical Cooperation Agreement Signed between MOF and French Gov’t
Technical Cooperation Agreement Signed between MOF and French Gov’t

Sunday, a technical cooperation agreement was signed between the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and Government of France (GoF) aiming to support the Public-Private Partnership Program in Jordan. This agreement comes under exchanging Jordan’s debt to France, as the French side agreed to finance the technical support agreement of the PPP unit by JOD 100,000, in addition to EUR 25,000 as a grant from France Treasury Department, which also has a similar PPP unit.    From Jordanian side, the ...


GOJ approves new PPPs
GOJ approves new PPPs

Dr. Ezzidin Kanakrieh MOF Secretary General, , stated that in early August the Cabinet has approved the recommendations of the PPP Council for new public private partnership projects. Among those projects is a design, build, operate, transfer (DBOT) of the new Amman Slaughterhouse in Madounah, which will be supervised by the Greater Amman Municipality. Other approved projects include the collection and recycling of expired lead-acid batteries, which will be supervised by the Ministry of Envir...


MOF: Integrated industrial and medical waste treatment plants added to the PPP pipeline
MOF: Integrated industrial and medical waste treatment plants added to the PPP pipeline

The Secretary General of Ministry of Finance , Dr. Ezeddin Kanakrieh, said that the Cabinet approved in its session held on 24/07/2016 the Public-Private Partnership Council’s recommendation to go ahead with the establishment of integrated waste disposal and treatment facilities for the treatment of industrial and medical waste generated in the Kingdom in Swaqa region as a PPP project within the list of approved and registered projects. The project will be implemented by the Ministry of Enviro...


MOF adds Al-Ekeider Landfill and Industrial Wastewater Projects to the PPP pipeline
MOF adds Al-Ekeider Landfill and "Industrial Wastewater" Projects to the PPP pipeline

MOF said in a statement issued on Wednesday 27/4/2016  that the Council of Ministers approved the Public-Private Partnership Council’s recommendation to approve the waste sorting, recycling and producing of energy at Al-Ekeider Landfill, and the treatment of industrial wastewater in Hallabat as two PPP projects within the approved and registered projects at the Ministry's PPPU.  Al-Ekeider Landfill project aims to address the current landfill situation and to mitigate the negative environmenta...


Gov’t Have Prioritized PPP- Malhas
Gov’t Have Prioritized PPP- Malhas

    The Minister of Finance, Omar Malhas, said that the Government of Jordan (GoJ) has paid special attention to Public Private Partnership (PPP) in all fields as it believes in increasing the private sector participation in economic development and implementation of development plans, especially with respect to funding and implementing infrastructure, service, and public utilities. During the opening of an orientation workshop on PPP this Thursday, the Minister added that GoJ ha...