A new $11 million USD (13 billion IQD) conference hall was opened last week in Duhok city, according to AKnews.
Bayar Ramzi, director for Cultural Center of Duhok University, told the agency that the design of the conference center was selected by the president of Duhok University for its modern lines.
The conference center, intended for national and international events, can host up to 840 guests and has a section for interpreters.
There are several other halls, besides the conventions hall, in the center. One can seat 400 people. There is internet access, lecture halls, and VIP and exhibition sections as well as a cafeteria and accommodation.