The Iraqi Water Resources Ministry said it has opened a new water dam in Diala province. “The dam will accumulate rain water,” the Ministry said in a release posted on its website. The Ministry said that the dam, constructed by local staff, can store up to 3.62 million cubic meters of water. “The project’s total […]
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. […]
The ministry of agriculture announced on Wednesday that it agreed to give loans with more than 26 billion Iraqis dinars ($22m) for irrigation projects and to finance small farmers. “Agriculture Minister, Akram al-Hakim, agreed to give 1953 loans totalling more than 26 billion dinars,” said a ministry’s statement received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency. “The […]
Basra province is to allocate ID200 billion ($170m) to upgrading the province’s sewerage systems, and a further ID100 ($85m) billion to its electricity supply. “Basra will get revenues from oil exports and border crossings,” Basra Governor Shaltagh Abod said in a press conference on Wednesday, attended by Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He said that the […]
Al-Maliky would take the majoity of the 21 seats allocated for Basra, the case that would influence the processing of the reconstructiona and development chances for Basra during the next four years.
This year, an innovative component will be a Catalog Show. Firms with little or no previous exposure in Iraq will have a low-cost, low-risk opportunity to gauge and build interest in your products and we are interested in having lots of participation—particularly from American companies.
Foreign investments do not include only industrial and oil projects in Iraq. Iraq’s Agriculture Ministry is offering land to foreign investors in order to improve the agricultural sector in the country. ( Al SumariaTV )
Kuwait Airways welcomed meetings with Iraqi Airways’ officials Tuesday, categorically denying any prior knowledge of an ongoing visit by an Iraqi delegation to Kuwait. The Kuwaiti national carrier made the welcome in a press release to KUNA to comment on a recent local news report suggesting that its officials had declined to meet their Iraqi […]
The General Committee of Groundwater Resources in the Water Resources Ministry announced on Tuesday that it has started a project to dig 65 artesian wells in Waset this year. The project costs between 15 and 18 million dinar per well, the committee said. Groundwater committee started the process needed to dig artesian wells in eastern […]
The Iraqi Stock Exchange (ISX) index went up on Wednesday by 0.2% to close at 96.7 points. Thesession saw shares of 36 out of a total 82 electronically-registered firms exchanging hands. Shares of 13 companies went up, 15 down and eight retaining their previous rates as more than 4.824 billion shares were traded at 12.202 […]
Iraq’s Communications Ministry says it is not responsible for the performance of mobile phone companies. The Ministry doesn’t have authority to hold these companies accountable by virtue of the law stipulated by civil governor Paul Bremer in 2004. ( Al SumariaTV )
Dialogue between the Chair of the Supreme Islamic Council- Seid Al-Hakeem- and Mr. Ausama Al-Tekreety (the Chair of the Islamic Party), about the political allocations post the elections.