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Arabtec to Expand to Iraq

Arabtec Holding PJSC has announced its intention to open an office in the Iraqi capital, Bagdad, to capitalize on the country’s high potential, particularly in oil and gas and infrastructure. The opening of Arabtec’s office in Baghdad to facilitate the company’s planned growth in the Iraqi Market is in line with the Company’s business growth […]

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Arabtec Considers New Baghdad Stadium

Arabtec Construction is considering a contract to build a 100,000-seat stadium on the outskirts of Baghdad, The National has reported. "We considered it a couple of times in the past but decided against it because of the ongoing security situation," chief executive, Tom Barry said. "We were recently asked to look at the stadium project […]

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What Business Leaders are Saying About Iraq

Speaking at the Reuters Middle East Investment Summit this week, business leaders expressed their opinions about Iraq. They were keen to invest in the Iraqi market in sectors including energy, telecoms, finance and infrastructure: "Iraq is a country emerging from a difficult period, it's getting back on track and it's a country that cannot be […]

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$66bn New Projects from Abu Dhabi Developers

Dr Sami al Araji, the chairman of Iraq's National Investment Commission, has said that Abu Dhabi-based developers have closed deals worth $66bn [79 trillion Iraqi dinars] for housing projects in Iraq. The companies involved are Bloom Properties and Al Maabar. Bloom Properties' projects include a $30bn development in Karbala, and $15bn to provide 300,000 dwellings […]

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Foreign Firms Keen to Invest in Iraq Banks

Iraqi banks might offer huge growth opportunities in the future for investors willing to take some risks, but analysts and investors say the industry needs to consolidate first and change its business model, according to a report from Reuters. With violence ebbing from the peak of sectarian warfare in 2006/07, foreign firms and banks are […]

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