Baghdad Council Approves Media City Project

Baghdad province council has approved the project to establish Baghdad’s Media city, although estimated costs have increased by more than $128million. The Director of the approved construction company said that necessary agreements had been obtained by the Baghdad council and municipality, in addition to media and transmission commission and Iraqi media Network to implement the […]

1st Computer and Internet Center for the Blind in Iraq

The first computer and Internet center for the blind in the country has been opened in the capital Baghdad, the Iraqi Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs said on Thursday. “The center, located in al-Nour Institute for the Blind in al-Salam neighborhood, Baghdad, houses blind-oriented computers and printers,” read a ministry statement received by Aswat […]

Second Side of Samawa toDiwaniya Highway Underway

Iraqi Council of Ministers approved on Tuesday the project for the second side of the Samawa toDiwaniya highway. “The new expansion is around 70 km length,” Ibrahim al-Mayali, the al-Muthana governor, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He said that the expansion will eliminate accidents on the current road, and helps linking provinces to each other. […]

$3.7m for New Security Building in Wassit

The Wassit governor laid on Tuesday the foundation stone for a new security building in the province, which will cost $3.7 million. “The project will be financed by the U.S. Support Team, and will be located in northern Kut City,” Majid al-Itabi, the Wassit media director, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He said that the […]

Cabinet OKs Project Linking Samawa to Highway

The cabinet’s economic committee approved a project to build a road linking Samawa to the highway in 27 km across the al-Warkaa district, the governor of al-Muthanna province revealed on Saturday. “The project approval was the outcome of efforts and discussions by the local administration in al-Muthanna,” Ibrahim Soliman al-Mayali told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. […]

20 Projects Achieved in Diwaniya

Technical and engineering staffs in Diwaneya roads and bridges department, performed 20 projects through the past 6 months including developing regions plan for the past year, in time the province gained ID 360 M from compensations amounts resulted from war damages. A source at the province said, that the technical and engineering staffs in Dewaniya […]

Real Estate Budget Conflicts for 2010 Reach to ID110 Bn

Commission of solving real estate commission has exposed that its budget for the next year is around ID110 billion, while it had announced its terminating to 77,000 lawsuits out of 157,000 relating to real-estate. In an exclusive statement to as-Sabah newspaper, head of the commission Ahmed Shia al-Barak said: the commission has been capable since […]

Approval to Have Fourth Mobile Phone Project License

Communication Minister Farouk Abdul-Qadir announced for the Parliament that a primary approval was given by the Ministries Council to have the fourth mobile phone license project in order to offer better services for citizens with more suitable prices. The Minister added, by Parliament’s host, that the project would be executed by the ministry’s companies with […]

Cellular Users in Iraq, Libya and Pakistan Buy 16 Million Cellular Handsets in 2009

The Arab Advisors Group has launched new research services covering the Mobile Handsets Retail Markets. Arab Advisors Group Mobile Handsets Retail Tracking research provides timely insights into the dynamics of the Mobile Handsets Retail Markets in Iraq, Libya, and Pakistan and, for the first time, Afghanistan. Building on nine years of experience in successfully researching […]