.jo General FAQ
Jordan is a kingdom on the east bank of the River Jordan. It has a rich history dating back to antiquity as a result of its location in what is known as the Fertile Crescent. Jordan has an estimated population of approximately 6.5 million people and the official languages are English, French, Circassian, Chechen, Persian, Kurdish and Turkish.
Jordan has an emerging free market economy that is considered to be ‘upper middle income'. There has been ongoing cpr144449003101 privatization of previously state-controlled industries and there is a promising future for the tourism and natural resource sectors.