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The lack of job opportunities for young people is a serious problem in Jordan where the Labor Ministry reported an unemployment rate of 21.3% among 18-to-30 year olds.
During a recent visit to the Kingdom, Prince Charles took time to attend a business enterprise conference where he imparted some royal advice to young entrepreneurs. Amy Hybels has the story.
Their Majesties King Abdullah and Queen Rania on Monday held a dinner banquet in honour of Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, who started their visit to Jordan on Monday as part of a regional tour.
Prince Charles and the duchess will meet with King Abdullah and Queen Rania for discussions on bilateral ties and prospects for further cooperation, according to a Royal Court statement.
During the three-day visit, the Prince of Wales and the duchess of attend functions and activities aimed to increase Jordan-UK cooperation in the economic, environment, education and entrepreneurship fields.
The British royal couple were received upon arrival by HRH Prince Ghazi, the King’s adviser for religious and cultural affairs and the King’s personal envoy, along with other officials and diplomats from both sides.