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IFC Investments Help Support Iraq’s Economic Stability

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has invested a total of $410 million (including $125 million in mobilization) in Iraq to support the development of the nation’s private sector, with a special emphasis on improving access to vital infrastructure and supporting the manufacturing sector. In fiscal year 2016, IFC […]

MIGA’s Executive VP to Visit Iraq

Izumi Kobayashi, Executive Vice President of the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) — the political risk insurance arm of the World Bank Group — will visit Iraq, Jordan, and the West Bank and Gaza in early November. During her visit, she will discuss opportunities for private sector investment and raise awareness of how MIGA’s investment […]

World Bank’s MIGA Open for Business in Iraq, Insures First Investment

The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), the political risk insurance arm of the World Bank Group, today underscored its commitment to supporting investment into Iraq with an announcement of its first contract of guarantee for the country. The guarantee of $5 million backs a Turkish investment into a Baghdad plant that manufactures polyethylene terephthalate (PET) […]