Basra Investment Commission has granted an investment license for an agricultural project to construct a technical laboratory for tissue cultivation in a cost of 4.8 billion Iraqi Dinars [$4m].
The project includes the building of a laboratory to produce palm trees and plants by using tissues. It also includes a research and studies centre to develop the agricultural sector in Iraq.
The project is located in Al-Sagher Al-Ulaa Island and is to be completed within 18 months.
(Source: Basra Investment Commission)