The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) last week inaugurated a new representation office in Spain. Mr Daban Shadala, the KRG’s Representative, hosted the inauguration at the new office in central Madrid.
Mr Shadala welcomed guests including Dr Ziyad Khalid, Iraq’s Ambassador to Spain, Spain’s Honorary Consul in the Kurdistan Region, representatives from the autonomous regions of Galicia and the Basque Country, executives from Spanish trade associations such as ICEX, PromoMadrid, Castile y Leon Trade Office and the Hispano-Iraqi Chamber of Commerce.
In his speech, the KRG Representative thanked the guests for supporting friendship and trade between Kurdistan and Spain. He said, “For Kurdistan, Spain is an important country historically and on a strategic level, due to its language and diverse culture, and we wish to establish strong relations in this culturally rich land.”