Aqel Biltaji

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Aqel Biltaji
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Mayor of Amman
In office
8 September 2013 – 20 August 2017
Preceded byAbdul Halim Al-Kilani
Succeeded byYousef Shawarbeh
Personal details
Born10 February 1941

Aqel Biltaji is the former mayor of Amman. He was appointed by the government mayor of the Greater Amman Municipality in September 2013 until August 2017. He had occupied several positions over the course of his life most famously as a tourism adviser to King Abdullah II and as chief of Aqaba's city council. [1] From 2002 to 2004 he was the first Chief Commissioner of the newly-created Aqaba Special Economic Zone.


  1. ^ "Aqel Biltaji appointed as Amman mayor". Archived from the original on 2015-09-30. Retrieved 2015-08-24.