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Jordan, September 2, 2020
Tourism minister, Indonesian envoy discuss cooperation

Amman, Sep. 1 (Petra) -- Minister of Tourism and Antiquity Majd Shweikeh and Indonesian ambassador in Amman Andy Rachminato Tuesday held a meeting for a discussion on enhancing cooperation on tourism.

Shweikeh praised Indonesia for its support to faith tourism in Jordan, highlighting the different religious attractions in the Kingdom that are worth visiting.

For his part, Rachminato noted that up to 1.2 million Indonesians visit Mecca for religious tourism every year, saying that most of whom desire to visit Jordan and Palestine as part of their religious journey.