AMMAN - His Majesty King Abdullah II bestowed on HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh the Order of Independence of the First Class for his distinguished achievements and contributions to the economy, education and technical fields.
This Royal honoring acknowledges Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh’s prominent role in highlighting Jordan’s modern image at the Arab and international levels, in addition to his initiatives in developing local communities as part of his social responsibility.
Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh expressed his thanks and gratitude to His Majesty King Abdullah II for this Royal recognition and valuable trust, adding that such an award will motivate him to fulfil His Majesty’s directives.
Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh was honored during the official national celebration marking the 70th Independence Day held at Raghdan Palace, with the presence of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah and HRH Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah II, as well as a host of distinguished guests including royalty members and other senior officials and representatives from the civil, military, and governmental parties. During the celebration, a number of pioneers were recognized for their accomplishments and contributions in building the country and enhancing its progress.