The Ground Floor
When large numbers of businesspeople express interest in investing in a single area, it's usually a clear sign of real growth potential. In Jordan, probably the best-ruled of the major Arab states, the Jordanian-American Expo
is happening this week in Amman and being attended by hundreds of participants from different levels of each country's private and public sectors, with a focus on opportunities in Iraq's reconstruction. The program notes a number of encouraging facts about the state of Iraqi reconstruction at this time, which is especially good news considering this story comes from a Jordanian source.