Austrian Companies Explore Opportunities in Kurdistan

Eighteen Austrian companies participated in a trade mission to the Kurdistan Region, touring Erbil, Suleimaniah and Dohuk governorates, to explore commercial opportunities in a variety of sectors. The Austrian Commercial Office in Erbil hosted a banquet, attended by several Kurdistan Regional Government officials, to mark the successful visit. Dr Richard Schenz, Vice President of the […]

Chinese Company Considering Projects in Basra

A Chinese company discussed on Wednesday with the Basra Investment Commission (BIC) implementing projects in electricity, agriculture and transport sectors, head of the BIC said. “The projects include the establishment of a power plant with a production capacity of 600 MW to use it in the oil projects, which are being implemented by foreign companies […]

Custom Building in Mosul Renewed

Engineering in Nineveh Province finished today on the renovated customs Directorate building in Mosul in the Northern Region at a cost of 200 million dinars. The supervising engineer Ahmad Al Tai said that the engineering team started rehabilitating the main building in the first phase. Afterward it set an outdoor fence in a way that […]

$6 Million Residential Project in Baghdad

The Baghdad Investment Commission on Tuesday approved a residential project in the capital at a cost of $6 million, according to the head of the commission. “The commission’s board agreed to give an investment license to establish a residential project in Haifa street in Baghdad,” Shaker al-Zameli said in a statement received by Aswat al-Iraq […]

4 Projects in Amara at ID4b

Four projects for sidewalks in the city of Amara were finalized at more than 4 billion Iraqi dinars (ID) as part of the Provincial Development Budget (PDB) appropriations, according to the Amara municipality chief on Tuesday. “A consortium of local firms finalized the project of Abu Rimmana sidewalks at 1.481 billion dinars and the al-Oufiya […]

Call for Cabinet to Contribute in Al Faw Grand Port

The General Company for Iraq Ports has called on the government to contribute to Al Faw Grand Port which is expected to be implemented by foreign companies and to  guarantee that these companies will not control the port. The Company Chairman Salah Khaddir said that such a step would ensure the future by imposing sovereignty […]

Electricity Bills Jump

100 percent increases in electricity charges are being received by Iraqis in an attempt to reduce power cuts. Demand has risen since the 2003, but the national grid still only supplies a few hours of electricity a day. The Electricity Ministry announced that it would send invoices on June 1 for the previous two months […]

2 Sewage Projects Completed in Karbala

The extension of two sewage networks has been completed in Karbala at a cost of 32 billion Iraqi dinars , the head of the reconstruction and strategic planning committee said on Tuesday. “A local company has finalized the project at a cost of 32.515 billion Iraqi dinars,” Dr. Abbass Nasser Hasani told Aswat al-Iraq news […]