World Bank of­fers $300m in loans

China Daily (Canada) - - WORLD -

TheWorld Bank an­nounced on Tues­day it will re­lease $300 mil­lion in loans to help fa­cil­i­tate the la­bor mar­ket for Syr­ian refugees in Jor­dan. The funds will be used to at­tract in­vestors and cre­ate re­forms that will help grant ac­cess to the Syr­ian la­bor force, the Bank said in a state­ment. More Syr­i­ans will re­ceive work per­mits and be able to “ac­cess for­mal jobs and de­cent la­bor con­di­tions,” the state­ment said.

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