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New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Logistician, Cooperazione Internazionale Fondazione (COOPI) National Security Officer, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Heavy Vehicle Operator, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Information Systems Assistant, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Chief of Mission, International Organization for Migration (IOM) […]

New Internet Service for Iraqi Oil & Gas Companies

Global satcom specialist Marlink, based in France, UK-based service integrator Defaultroute and Iraqi Internet service provider Abr Al Manara have announed that they have joined forces to deliver a groundbreaking hybrid digital connectivity service resulting in a multi-million US dollar contract for a major Iraqi oil and gas company. Overcoming the challenges of poor terrestrial […]

Cape Pursues Expansion in Iraq

By John Lee. UK-based Cape plc, a provider of critical industrial services to the energy and natural resources sectors, has said that it is pursuing expansion in Iraq, where the Group was awarded initial small contracts from Kuwait Energy and GE during 2016. In its preliminary results for the twelve months to 31 December 2016, […]

ICTSI Ramps Up Business at Umm Qasr

By John Lee. Philippines-based International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has said it has increased its volumes by 12 percent over the past year, mainly due to the continuing volume ramp-up at its terminal at Umm Qasr port. The company inaugurated the first phase of its $130-million greenfield port development at Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT) […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Education Manager, Save the Children Consultancy-Effects of Conflict on Education, Save the Children WASH Program Manager, Mercy Corps TA WASH Cluster Coordinator, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) FT Warehouse Assistant, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Protection Analyst, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Head of […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: AGRESSO Information System Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Monitoring & Evaluation Coordinator (Accountability), Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Finance Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Shelter Assistant- Technical, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Shelter Assistant- Community Mobilization, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) TA Roving Child Protection […]

Work Starts at Mid-Euphrates Airport

By John Lee. AFP reports that Iraqi officials laid the cornerstone of a new Mid-Euphrates Airport, 35 kilometres (20 miles) south of Karbala. The $500-million project will be carried out by the UK-based Copperchase, with work supervised by the Khayrat al-Sibtein company, which belongs to the Imam Hussein shrine (pictured). During the ceremony, Karbala Governor […]

Iraq Duty Free wins Ten-Year Contract Extension

By John Lee. Iraq Duty Free has reportedly had its exclusive duty free contract at Baghdad and Basra airports extended by ten years to 4th March 2029. According to The Moodie Davitt Report, the contract was awarded by the Iraqi Civil Aviation Authority (ICAA) and Ministry of Transport to Iraq Duty Free’s parent company Financial […]