Germany's consul in Iraq's Kurdistan region, Oliver Schnackenberg, announced that a German economic office will be opened in Sulaimaniya next month.
The Governor of Sulaimaniya, Behrouz Mohamed Saleh, discussed the plan, and its role to support and promote business between Germany and the region, during his meeting with Schnackenberg.
He also requested that the German consul facilitate visits by citizens of Iraqi Kurdistan to Germany, by streamlining procedures for granting them visas.
Meanwhile the German consul said that the opening of the office will contribute to supporting German business to work in the region.
They also discussed the intention to open two German schools during the current year, one in Erbil and another in Sulaimaniya, to strengthen the bonds of cultural cooperation between Germany and the Kurdistan region of Iraq.
( Iraq Directory )