Jordanian Dinar


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Jordanian Dinar

The currency of Jordan. It was introduced in 1949, replacing the Palestinian pound. It has been pegged to Special Drawing Rights since 1995, but in practice it is more or less pegged to the U.S. dollar. In addition to circulating in Jordan, the dinar is used in the West Bank along with the Israeli new sheqel.
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Linking the Jordanian Dinar to the US Dollar has actively served the Jordanian economy," he said, adding this policy contributed to enhancing monetary stability through maintaining a low inflation rate and increasing competitiveness of national exports which achieved a high growth over the past years.
Under the patronage of the Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour, the Aqaba Development Corporation (ADC), the central development arm of the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA), has signed two agreements with a total value of 64 Million Jordanian dinar (JOD).
The Jordanian dinar (JOD), however, has been pegged to the US dollar since 1995.
CBJ monetary policy focuses on maintaining the Kingdom's financial stability mainly the exchange rate and the convertibility of the Jordanian dinar.
About the aid programmes for Syrian refugees in Jordan al Raisi said: The Oman Charitable Organisation has since July 2012 provided 1,000 houses and financial aid of 500 to 1,000 Jordanian dinar to Syrian refugee families as well as other support in the form of medicines.
A trip costs approximately 2,500 Jordanian dinars for a single Palestinian.
In its session held on 22 April 2008, the Jordanian Securities Commission (JSC) approved, by virtue of its resolution 192/2008, the registration of the Company's capital shares of 55 million shares / Jordanian Dinars (JD).
JKB's clients who use their 'Fly and Plus' MasterCard credit card will receive one point for every ten Jordanian Dinars they spend on local and international transactions.
This factor directly impacted operational revenues, which rose by 14 per cent to 685 million Jordanian Dinars
The private placement was valued at Jordanian dinars (JOD) 2.
are to start implementing the marine works package for the New Port of Aqaba at the Southern area that comprises the construction of four berths of a total length of 800m and the required dredging and reclamation works in addition to the construction of the Marine Services harbor in 24 months for an estimated cost of 65 Million Jordanian Dinars.
Providing general ledger, budget, fixed asset and cost centre accounting functionality to support accounting, transaction processing and reporting in the 4 operating currencies (euro, shekels, Jordanian dinars and US dollars) of the PMA as well as support for usage and migration to a Palestinian domestic currency.

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