Archive | Construction & Engineering In Iraq

Iraq Business News brings you the latest information on developments and opportunities in the construction & engineering industries in Iraq.

New Bridge in Najaf

Najaf Governor Adnan al-Zorfi laid on Thursday the foundation stone of a new bridge in the province, a local official said. “The total cost of the bridge is ID23.9 billion,” Eng. Husham Mohammed Mahmoud, the director of Najaf Municipality, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He said that the project will be finished in 27 months. […]

Babylon Establishes Housing Commission

Babylon has demanded the formation of a special committee in the province to develop solutions to problems and obstacles faced by the Commission for the allocation of land for housing projects. Head of the Commission, Alaa Harba, said in a statement that the Authority had discussed at its last meeting held in the presence of […]

Residential Compound’s Cornerstone Laid in Nassiriya

The cornerstone of the investment al-Ahrar residential compound was laid in northern Nassiriya city on Tuesday, according to the media director of the implementing company. “Thi-Qar governor, Taleb Kazem al-Hassan, laid the cornerstone of the project in north of Nassiriya on 32,000 donums and with a total cost of $160 million,” Abduljabar al-Hamdi told Aswat […]

Permits Given to Baghdad Projects

Several companies working in the fields of housing, tourism and hotels have been given investment permits to carry out several projects in Baghdad. “Eight investment permits have been given to a number of companies. Housing projects were given a priority,” the Investment Commission in Baghdad said in a statement received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency. […]

Permit Given for Shopping Complex in Basra

The investment commission in Basra has given an investment permit to establish a shopping complex in the north of the city at a total cost of $3.27 million U.S. dollars. “The project will be carried out in al-Madeena district (100 km north of Basra) on an area of 3,309 square meters,” an official from the […]

International Companies in New Housing Projects

As the Ministry of Municipalities and Public Works said it will “will allocate land for building residential units at a nominal price”, new housing projects have just been announced in several Iraqi cities, helping to satisfy the huge demand for new accommodation in the country. A contract has been signed with a British firm to […]

Intersection Bridge Opened in Muthanna

A new intersection bridge was opened in al-Muthanna province on Thursday at a total cost of seven billion Iraqi dinars. “The project is strategic,” Ibrahim al-Mayiali, the governor of Muthanna, said in a speech during the inaugural ceremonies. He said that other projects will be opened in Muthanna soon. Samawa, the capital city of Muthanna […]

Unauthorized Construction Material Warning

The Ministry of Planning has warned citizens against dealing with unauthorized construction materials, a ministerial statement said on Tuesday. “A source from the Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control (COSQC) of the Ministry of Planning and Development Cooperation (MoPDC) warned citizens against a number of local and imported goods as they lack basic requirements,” […]