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Construction and housing in Iraq (Iraqi Govt)

Investment Opportunity: Housing Compounds

Iraq’s National Investment Commission (NIC) in coordination with the Ministry of Migration and Dislocated are pleased to announce the investment opportunity of the construction of new housing compounds on the land lots which areas and ownership are shown in the table below: No. Province Area Ownership of land Type Type of Investment 1 Diwanyah 20 […]

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Iraq to ask IOCs to Build Housing, Provide Services

Iraq will ask foreign oil companies operating in the country to build housing for Iraqis employed on their projects, the oil ministry in Baghdad said in a statement on January 10. Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi “issued a general notice which commits contracted companies to build modern housing compounds and provide essential services to employees,” the […]

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Hanwha briefs PM on Progress at Bismaya Housing Complex

By John Lee. Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi has received a delegation from Korean company Hanwha, headed by its President and CEO, Choi Kwang-ho. During the meeting, they discussed the progress at the Basmaya housing complex near Baghdad, with the Prime Minister stressing the importance of securing the road link between the residential complex and the center […]

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Dara Rasheed, acting Minister for Housing, Construction and Municipalities (IBBC)

Minister for Housing will attend IBBC Retreat

Minister for Housing, Construction and Municipalities will attend IBBC Retreat at Cumberland Lodge, 8-10 July 2016 Dara Rasheed (pictured), the acting Minister for Housing, Construction and Municipalities, will attend this year’s IBBC Retreat at Cumberland Lodge. Mr Rasheed is a long term friend and supporter of IBBC and we are delighted that he has taken […]

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PM Announces Details of Housing Fund Loans

By John Lee. Prime Minister Dr. Haider Al-Abadi has approved the procedures for issuing loans from the housing fund, allocated from the central bank’s budget of five trillion Iraqi dinars ($4.2 billion). The loans will be distributed to the provinces as per the percentage of population (80 percent) and the degree of poverty (20 percent) […]

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Bloom Delays Housing Project

By Simon Kent. Bloom Properties, subsidiary of Dubai based Abu Dhabi National Holding, has delayed construction of a 40,000 housing unit project in Karbala. The site, dubbed “Shores of Karbala” (pictured: plan of the site) was announced in 2013 with former PM Nouri al Maliki attending a ceremony to mark the signing of the contract, with […]

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Iraq, UK Firms Start Dhi Qar Housing Project

By John Lee. The foundation stone has been laid for a $92-million (108-billion-Iraqi-dinar) project to build 716 apartments in Dhi Qar, following the resolution of land disputes in the area. The Kashmara-1 project is being undertaken by the Al Mansour Company for Constructional Contracts, an affiliate of Iraq’s construction and housing ministry, and the UK’s […]

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New Housing Project starts in Maysan

By John Lee. Iraq’s Minister for Reconstruction and Housing, Tariq al-Khikani (pictured), has laid the corner stone for a housing complex in Maysan [Missan]. According to a report from Aswat al-Iraq, the housing complex comprises of 708 housing units with a total value of 187 billion Iraqi dinars [$160 million]. (Source: Aswat al-Iraq)

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KRG Reviews Economy, Housing Legislation

Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani yesterday chaired a meeting of the Kurdistan Region’s High Council for Investment to discuss various issues related to investment and the economy. In the meeting, implications of the current situation and the latest developments in the Kurdistan Region were discussed, as well as the economic crisis and the effects that Baghdad’s […]

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