Hashemite kingdom of Jordan

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Hashemite kingdom of Jordan

  1. 1. Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Ahmad Abo-Obid 10th February 2012
  2. 2. Flag and Map of Jordan
  3. 3. Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan• Capital: Amman.• Language: Arabic.• Area: 89,342 km2• Population: 6,508,271• Currency: Jordanian dinar (JOD)
  4. 4. • Kingdoms economy depends mainly on the services sector, trade, tourism, and some industries such as fertilizers and medicines.• Natural resources such as phosphate, Potash and salt. Where Jordan is the third-largest source of phosphate in the world.• About higher education, there are more than 30 universities.• A big percentage of population work by government sector like: Ministries, Hospitals, universities and schools• Our army is one of the best in the middle east.
  5. 5. • Our popular foodAs breakfast or dinnerThe famous lunch
  6. 6. • The famous dessert
  7. 7. • The famous cities and placesAmman The capital Population: 2,367,000 1,000 m above sea level
  8. 8. • Karak Castle … Saladin
  9. 9. • Jerash
  10. 10. • Petra (rose city) Meaning stone. A historical & tourist city. One of the seven wonders.
  11. 11. • Aqaba A coastal and Tourist city. The only seaport for Jordan at the red see.
  12. 12. • Dead See The lowest area in the world.
  13. 13. • Wadi Rum (Valley of the Moon)

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