King Abdullah of Jordan Gives Speech at WEF Opening

  May 15, 2009 at 1:11 pm by

His Majesty King Abdullah opened today, at the Dead Sea in Jordan, the 2009 World Economic Forum on the Middle East which is being held for the fifth time in Jordan. The forum is held from May 15-17 with more than 1,400 participants of leaders from business, politics and civil society.

In his opening speech, His Majesty said on the anniversary of the 1948 Arab-Israeli war “The Arab Peace Initiative has offered Israel a place in the neighbourhood and more: acceptance by 57 nations, the one-third of the UN members that do not recognize Israel.”

The forum sessions theme is Implications of the Global Economic Crisis for the Middle East: Home-grown Strategies for Success. 60 percent of the attendees are from the Middle East.

For more information, see this thread. View a video of the speech here.

Filed under Jordanian Royals
Tagged , .

Related posts:

  1. King Abdullah of Jordan in Saudi Arabia
  2. King Abdullah in Bahrain for talks
  3. Abdullah & Rania meet with Pelosi
  4. Jordan’s King meets Obama
  5. Kuwait and Jordan Hold Talks on Arab Development Summit

One Response to King Abdullah of Jordan Gives Speech at WEF Opening

  1. a.hosein.a.najafi says:

    HIS MAJESTY KING ABDOLLAH
    IT would be congradulated The World Economic Forum on the Middle East on the faith of Its shiny activate as the middeleast The modern economical engine leader.
    THE HOMAGE YOUS
    YOURS SERVER
    a.hosein.a.najafi

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Royal News to your Email

Royal News Delivered to your Email!

You can get the latest Royal News right in your inbox. Just sign up below and we will send you an email when the latest royal news is posted.

Close [X]