Razzaz stresses need to build economic bloc between Jordan, Egypt and Iraq

[9/23/2018 3:29:14 PM]

AMMONNEWS - Prime Minister Omar Razzaz stressed the strong relations between Jordan, Egypt and Iraq, affirming keenness to develop them in various fields.

The Prime Minister stressed the need build an economic bloc based on integration between the three countries.

Razzaz made the remarks during a meeting with Egyptian Transport Minister Hisham Arafat and Iraqi Transport Minister Kazem Finjan in the presence of Minister of Transport Waleed Masri.

He also affirmed the need to reduce the cost of transport in the region, pointing out to the importance of the Arab Bridge Company's plan to increase truck-based transport to enhance trade exchange between the three countries.

Razzaz also underlined the importance of facilitating trucks movement between Jordan and Iraq to increase exports between the two countries.

The Prime Minister also praised the idea of establishing a railway project between Egypt, Jordan and Iraq, stressing that this project would contribute to the integration between the three countries.

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