Government of Jordan








List of Government Council








The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is a constitutional monarchy with representative government. The reigning monarch, His Majesty King Abdullah II, is the Head of State, the Chief Executive and the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed forces. The king exercises his executive authority through the Prime Minister and the Council of Ministers, or Cabinet. The cabinet is responsible before the elected House of Deputies which, along with the House of Notables (Senate), constitutes the legislative branch of the government. The judicial branch is an independent branch of the government.











Following are the members of the new Cabinet appointed


H.E. Dr. Abdullah Ensour Prime Minister and Minister of Defence 
H.E. Dr. Amin Mahmoud Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research 
H.E. Dr. Mohammad Thneibat Minister of Education 
H.E. Mr. Nasser Judeh Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriate Affairs 
H.E. Mr. Hussein Hazza’ Al Majali Minister of Interior 
H.E. Dr. Hatem Hafez Al Halawani Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply 
H.E. Dr. Hazem Al Nasser Minister of Water and Irrigation 
H.E. Dr. Akef Al Zu’bi Minister of Agriculture 
H.E. Dr. Taher Al Shakhshir Minister of Environment 
H.E. Dr. Umayya Toukan Minister of Finance 
H.E. Dr. Khleif Al Khawaldeh Minister of Public Sector Development 
H.E. Dr. Nidal  Mardi Al Qatamine Minister of Labour and Minister of Tourism and Antiquities 
H.E. Dr. Ahmad Ziadat Minister of State for Prime Ministry Affairs 
H.E. Eng. Walid Al Masri Minister of Municipal Affairs 
H.E. Dr. Ibrahim Saif Minister of Planning and International Cooperation 
H.E. Dr. Mohammad Hussien Al Momani Minister of State for Media Affairs and Communications 
H.E. Mrs. Reem Abu Hassan Minister of Social Development 
H.E. Dr. Mohammad Hamed Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources 
H.E. Eng. Sami Halaseh Minister of Public Works and Housing 
H.E. Dr. Bassam Sameer al Talhouni Minister of Justice 
H.E. Dr. Ali Al nahleh  Hiasat Minister of Health 
H.E. Dr. Salameh Al Neimat Minister of State 
H.E. Dr. Hayel Abd Alhafeez  Dawood Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs 
H.E. Dr. Khaled Al Kalaldeh Minister of Political and Parliamentary Affairs 
H.E. Dr. Lana Mamkegh Minister of Culture 
H.E. Dr. Lina Shbeeb Minister of Transport 
H.E. Dr. Azzam Talal Sleit Minister of Information and Communications Technology













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