King Receives "Expedia Group" President

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DEAD SEA — His Majesty King Abdullah II, in the presence of Her Majesty Queen Rania, on Saturday received the President of Expedia Group, Aman Bhutani, who is taking part in the World Economic Forum being held currently at the Dead Sea.

The meeting tackled skills of young Jordanians in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector, which is a key driver of the economy that contributes to 12% of the total GDP. Talks also focused on the investment opportunities the Kingdom offers which enable it to become a regional hub in this domain.

Bhutani expressed his appreciation of the Kingdom's distinguished level in the ICT sector, saying that Jordan's qualified human resources and advanced infrastructure encouraged "Expedia Group" to open an office for software development in the Kingdom. The meeting was attended by King's Office Director.

Expedia Group is one of the world's leading online travel booking company, that includes some of the world’s most notable travel brands.