Chairman of the Diwaniya council on Monday signed a number of initial agreements with a group of Iranian companies to carry out services projects in Diwaniya, the media advisor of the council’s chairman said.
“Jubeir al-Juburi held a meeting with an Iranian delegation representing the union of engineers and exporters of the technical services,” Muayad al-Ansari told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
“The Iranian companies have allocated $ 10 billion to implement a number of investment projects throughout Iraq,” he added, noting that the companies implementing several projects in more than 50 countries.
“The companies seek to invest in Diwaniya with projects like; the cement factory and oil refineries,” Head of the Diwaniya Investment Commission, Hakem al-Khuzaai said.
Diwaniya is located 180 km south of Baghdad.
(Aswat Al Iraq)