Improving hotels and restaurants in Wadi Mousa

The Jordan Tourism Development Project ІІ awarded 16 grants to hotels and restaurants in Wadi Mousa. These grants aim to support eight hotels and nine restaurants to upgrade their facilities and services in order to meet the national hotel and restaurant classification standards. The grant support, which totals about JD100,000, includes the following: - Renovating kitchens to meet food safety and hygiene standards. - Upgrading kitchen equipment for better food storage and production - Renovating toilets to meet guest expectations and hygiene and sanitation standards - Upgrading rooms standards to meet the minimum national hotel classification standards - Upgrading restaurant furniture - Training staff in safe food handling, basic first aid, hospitality skills and English for tourism.