: فايز الطراونة
, Fāyiz aṭ-Ṭarāwinah
) (born 1 May 1949) is an independent Jordanian politician, who served twice as prime minister of Jordan. He is the former chief of the Royal Hashemite Court
Early life and education
Tarawneh was Jordanian ambassador to the US and headed the Jordanian delegation, which was in charge of peace negotiations with Israel
Then he was appointed Prime Minister and served in this post from 20 August 1998 to 4 March 1999, the last Prime Minister under Hussein, who died in February 1999.
Next he was named chief of the royal court in 1999.
The other cabinet posts he held include Foreign Minister and Trade Minister.
Tarawneh was appointed senator in 2003.
Tarawneh was appointed to serve as prime minister a second time on 26 April 2012 after the sudden resignation of his predecessor, Awn Shawkat Al-Khasawneh
He was in office until October 2012 when Abdullah Ensour
was appointed prime minister. Tarawneh was appointed chief of royal court by King Abdullah II on 28 January 2013, replacing Riyad Abu Karaki.
Awards and recognition
- ^ a b c d e f g "Fayez Tarawneh named Royal Court chief". Zawya. Amman. 29 January 2013. Retrieved 29 January 2013.
- ^ "Jordan's king swears in new cabinet". The Times of Israel. Amman. AP. 2 May 2012. Retrieved 29 January 2013.
- ^ "History of the Embassy". Embassy of the Philippines in Amman. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
- ^ "Jordan's prime minister resigns". Al Jazeera. 26 April 2012. Retrieved 18 August 2012.
- ^ University archives
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