Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Jordan- Abdullateef Al-Hamad commends economic transformations conf.  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) - 13/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Director General of the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) Abdullateef Al-Hamad said Monday a conference on economic transformations in the Arab countries was "one of the most successful" meetings held in the past few years.

Speaking to KUNA at the conclusion of the conference, Al-Hamad said participants discussed over two days national expertise and challenges caused by the economic transformations in regional countries.

The participants, he added, also discussed social security and how the most needy people get the subsidies.

Al-Hamad called for paying extra attention to growth of population and education.

Director General of the International Moentary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde, who attended the conference, called for stepping the fight against corruption and involving the youth in economy.

The participants in the conference, co-organized by the government of Jordan, Kuwait-based AFESD and IMF, discussed economic transformations following the Arab Spring, transparency, governance and how to address unemployment.

 


Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)




  MENA News Headlines
 Mar 31 2015 - Opwp Appoints Project Manager For Pricing SystemMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Oman Power and Water Procurement Co (OPWP) announced the appointment of John Mather as project manager for the implementation of the proposed new spot market pricing system. ...

 Mar 31 2015 - 12 Consortia Seek To Pre-Qualify For Sultanate's Biggest Water ProjectMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) As many as 12 consortia are seeking to pre-qualify to participate in the main contract tender to develop Oman's largest independent water project (IWP) in Barka and Sohar. The ...

 Mar 31 2015 - Alfardan Properties to showcase smart living solutions at Qatar summitGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) The fourth annual Arab Future Cities Summit Qatar has announced Alfardan Properties as the smart property developer of this year's event, to be held at the Ritz-Carlton, Doha, ...

 Mar 31 2015 - Qatar edge Slovenia 1-0 for second straight friendly winGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Qatar claimed their second friendly scalp in a matter of three days when they beat Slovenia 1-0 at the Lekhwiya Stadium yesterday.A 46th-minute goal from Abdulkarim Hassan was ...

 Mar 31 2015 - One dead as police fire on car at US spy agency HQGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Police opened fire and one suspect died yesterday after a car tried to ram its way into the headquarters of US National Security Agency, America's electronic eavesdropper. One ...

 Mar 31 2015 - Turkish Airlines flight lands in Morocco after a bomb scareGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) A Turkish Airlines flight heading to Brazil was forced by a bomb threat to land in Morocco on Monday, the airline's second scare in two days, but was cleared to fly on when no ...

 Mar 31 2015 - Abu Dhabi to export auto spare partsKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) A foundry is being built in Abu Dhabi's Khalifa Industrial Zone (Kizad) to produce automotive parts for the leading automobile manufacturers, BMW, Volkswagen and ...

 Mar 31 2015 - UAE prioritises investments in science and technologyKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Investments in science, technology and research are top priorities for the UAE, and are in line with the federal government's UAE Vision 2021 and its strategy for sustainable ...

 Mar 31 2015 - Deadly clashes take heavy toll on residents of AdenGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Water and power cuts, food shortages and a total lack of security-Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi's former southern stronghold Aden is descending into chaos. Deadly ...

 Mar 31 2015 - Expert suggests common norms for GCC rail networksGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) The Middle East, in particular the GCC states, would become a new milestone on the world railway map in the next decade with the completion of major projects currently under way ...

more...


 






Google

Internatinal Property Show

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help