Jordan to announce Cabinet reshuffle in two days

Jordanian Prime Minister Marouf Bakhit is expected to reshuffle his Cabinet before Tuesday which is likely to be limited to filling three vacant ministerial posts, a top official said on Sunday.

Jordan to announce Cabinet reshuffle in two days
Jordanian Prime Minister Marouf Bakhit is expected to reshuffle his Cabinet before Tuesday which is likely to be limited to filling three vacant ministerial posts, a top official said on Sunday.

Bakhit will name two ministers to handle the water and irrigation and health portfolios, as ministers Thafer Alem and Saad Kharabsheh have quit their jobs, the unidentified official was quoted by the Jordan Times as saying.

The post of the finance minister is also waiting for a successor as Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Ziad Farizalso resigned from the government last week, the report said.

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Last Mod: 26 Ağustos 2007, 19:23
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