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U.S., Jordan commit to work together to support SMEs

Picture of OPIC President and CEO Elizabeth Littlefield with U.S. Ambassador to Jordan Stuart Jones, and Acting USAID Mission Director Kevin Rushing and Dr. Saleh Kharabsheh, Secretary General of the Ministry of Planning and International CooperationOn Oct. 25, OPIC President and CEO Elizabeth Littlefield joined U.S. Ambassador to Jordan Stuart Jones, and Acting USAID Mission Director Kevin Rushing and Dr. Saleh Kharabsheh, Secretary General of the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation, in committing to work together to support the development of Jordanian small and medium-sized enterprises to help create jobs and encourage economic growth.

“Today’s agreement will go a long way toward unlocking the dynamic potential of Jordan’s small businesses, by providing them access to the long term credit they need to grow,” said Littlefield.


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