Jordan, August 10, 2017
Youth minister, Aqaba governor discuss new sports infrastructure

Youth Minister Hadithah Khreisha on Wednesday stressed the ministry’s keenness to improve the infrastructure of sports facilities across the Kingdom.

During a meeting with Aqaba Governor Hijazi Assaf, Khreisha announced establishing two multi-purpose gymnasiums, one in Aqaba and another in Quweira, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

Assaf reviewed the status of the youth sector in the governorate, stressing the importance of completing all projects that will enable the coastal city to host local and international sports events, especially after concluding the construction of the sports city.

Khreisha also met with Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority Chief Commissioner Nasser Shraideh, who briefed him on the authority’s mechanism in supporting sports facilities.