Basra Council has signed the contract for the construction of 12,000 housing units in the Shatt al-Arab district.
The local government allocated 1,600 acres to the project, which is expected to be started within the month and completed within two years.
It is to be carried out by a UAE-based company named Kika (?).
The project includes the construction of infrastructure including water distribution networks and electricity.
(Source: Basra Investment Commission)