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Jordan Offers the Good Life

Investing and doing business in Jordan is simple and straightforward. But we know that life is more than simply work. Jordan offers a diverse, tolerant, and family friendly environment with all the conveniences of the 21st century.

Enjoy a climate and protected environment. Blessed with a temperate climate. Jordan is made for comfort. Those who love the great outdoors will enjoy our clear skies and low humidity. We are also working to protect sea, land and air environments to retain our country’s beauty. Jordan is party to more then ten international agreements on the environment.

Leisure and Culture, from the ancient to the modern. More than 8 million tourists came to Jordan in 2010 to enjoy the country’s many cultural and recreational sites. We offer a host of attractions for the body, mind, and soul, including the 2,800 year-old World Heritage site of Petra, in addition to the deserts, natural reserves, spas on the Dead Sea, and Aqaba's water sports.

Ease of everyday living. Jordan’s many modern features make it a comfortable place to live, and our tolerant society accommodates a wide range of lifestyles. We offer:

  • Superb housing at the most competitive rates in the Middle East.
  • Excellent medical facilities with Western trained physicians.
  • A wide range of international schools.
  • Broadband connectivity in the major cities.
  • A healthy cuisine with a wide selection of international restaurants.

For more information about Jordan and its destinations, visit the Jordan Tourism Board's website.

Holidays with Vacation Days New Year's Day 1 January
Hijra New Year 26 November*
Birthday of Prophet Mohammed 15 February*
Labour Day 1 May
Independence Day 25 May
Eid al-Fitr 30 August
Eid al-Adha Al-Mubarak 6 November
Holidays without Vacation Days Birthday of King Abdullah 30 January
King Abdullah's accession to the throne 9 June
Army Day 10 June
Al-Isra'wal Mi'raj 11 August
Memorial of King Hussein 14 November
* Indicates approximate lunar dates

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