According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report (2017 - 2018) ; Jordan continues to benefit from a stable and efficient institutional system and good infrastructure, innovation and business sophistication.
At the heart of this effort is a reliance on an ongoing commitment to strong research, innovation and development of technological capabilities.
Jordan is heavily investing in integrating different technologies into Jordan’s leading economic sectors, such as health, education, energy, transport, finance, and communications. This is part of the government’s ambitious REACH2025 action plan (www.reach2025.net), a 2016 mandate to digitize the nation and ensure Jordan’s relevance in the global digital economy.
Jordan is the region’s leading ICT solutions hub and addition to the regionally competitively priced broadband & internet tariffs per month enabled Jordan to become:
Global rank: 4th (Mobile-Cellular Telephone Subscriptions).
Global rank: 12th (Mobile-Broadband Subscriptions).
Transportation and Logistics
According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report 2017 ranking; Jordan’s transportation and logistics infrastructure and network is steadily rising:
Air - 5.4/ 7
Road - 4.1/7
Port infrastructure - 4.8/ 7