Jordan, Canada discuss issues of common concern

AMMAN — Ways of promoting trade and economic ties between Jordan and Canada were the focus of a meeting Speaker of the Jordanian Lower House of Parliament, Atef Tarawneh, has held with the Canadian Ambassador to Jordan, Peter MacDougall.

According to the Petra News Agency, Tarawneh briefed the ambassador on the responsibilities of the Lower House, its monitoring and legislative roles as well as its election mechanism.

The meeting occasioned a review of a number of issues of common interest and the Canadian ambassador praised the level of bilateral ties between the two countries and the comprehensive economic and social reforms being carried out by Jordan.

Source: Emirates News Agency