The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan General Budget Department
GBD General Directors The names of the General Directors of GBD since its establishment in 1962 are listed below:
Mr. Sa’eed Dajani 20/11/1962 30/07/1965
Mr. Alaa’ Deen Nemri 31/07/1965 09/09/1971
Mr. Farhi Obeid 11/09/1971 28/02/1977
Mr. Fawaz al Zoubi 01/03/1977 16/02/1978
Dr. Abdulla Nsour 09/08/1978 19/02/1980
Mr. Sami Gammoh 20/02/1980 31/2/1984
Mr. Ali Ghraybeh 01/07/1984 08/06/1990
Mr. Salman Tarawneh 09/06/1990 31/10/1991
Dr. Mohammed Smadi 01/11/1991 08/03/1993
Mr. Abdulrahman Ajlouni 10/03/1993 26/09/2000
Mr. Ibrahim Duweiri 27/09/2000 31/08/2005
Mr. Ali Madadha 01/09/2005 14/05/2007
Dr. Ismail Zaghloul 15/05/2007 15/05/2013
Latest news: 26/09/2018 Circular issued

Budget Circular No. (15) of 2018 issued

16/08/2018 Minister of Finance visits GBD

His Excellency the Minister of Finance Visits GBD

24/07/2018 Dialogue Sessions

GBD holds dialogue sessions for service recipients

13/06/2018 Royal Decree

Manpower By-law for Ministries, Government Departments and Units for the fiscal year 2018 endorsed by Royal Decree

13/05/2018 Prime minister instructs

Circular of His Excellency the Prime Minister to prepare the Draft General Budget Law and Draft Government Unit’s Budgets Law for 2019 has been issued

25/04/2018 Jadra University Delegation

Students Delegation from Jadarah University visits GBD

09/04/2018 Financial Order Issued

Financial Order No. (2) For the Years 2018 Issued

14/03/2018 Workshop

GBD holds a workshop on formulating Strategic Objectives and KPIs in the General Budget Document

04/02/2018 Honoring retired employees

GBD holds honoring ceremony for Department’s retired employees

01/02/2018 Budget transparency

Jordan progresses 8 points in the budget transparency standard within the International Open Budget Index Survey of 2017 (OBS)

30/01/2018 Workshop

GBD holds a workshop for its employees on the financial analysis