Middle East
Saudi Arabia donates $1bn to boost Jordan economy
Donation will include oil grants to the resource-poor nation.
Last Modified: 26 Jul 2011 19:03

Saudi Arabia has given Jordan $1bn to help support its economy. The resource-poor nation is expected to receive a series of leg-ups from its regional partner in the coming months - including oil grants.

Nisreen El-Shamayleh has the latest from the Jordanian capital Amman.

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