Basra Council to Build International Research Centers

The provincial council in Basra has agreed with companies to build international research centers and to bring in foreign experts to train Iraqi personnel, a local official said on Sunday. “The centers will be in the areas of planning, health, electricity and construction…,” an official from the local reconstruction committee, Mostafa Atiya, told Aswat al-Iraq […]

Starting Process of Vehicle's Property Transferring

The Director of General Directorate of Traffic Police Gen. Jafar Ti'ma Khadim has confirmed that his Directorate will commence on Sunday to transfer the property of recently imported vehicles from the new importer. Media National Center quoted Khadim as saying" the new buyers will be able to register the car bought from the importer and […]

Baghdad Mayoralty to Construct New Bridge

The Baghdad Mayoralty has commenced building work on a new bridge in the capital's eastern side of al-Rasafa at a total cost of 12 billion Iraqi dinars, an official statement said on Sunday. "In cooperation with a specialized local company, engineers from the Baghdad Mayoralty have begun work on Sahet al-Khulafaa Bridge in Bab al-Muadham […]

Mosul Airport Reopens Today- Official

The Mosul Airport will resume operation this evening after a contract has been renewed with a security company for a further two months, the Ninewa governor said on Saturday. “The Ministry of Transportation has renewed its contract with the foreign security firm assigned to protect the Mosul Airport for another two months,” Governor Athil al-Nujaifi […]

Baghdad Council Approves Media City Project

Baghdad province council has approved the project to establish Baghdad’s Media city, although estimated costs have increased by more than $128million. The Director of the approved construction company said that necessary agreements had been obtained by the Baghdad council and municipality, in addition to media and transmission commission and Iraqi media Network to implement the […]

1st Computer and Internet Center for the Blind in Iraq

The first computer and Internet center for the blind in the country has been opened in the capital Baghdad, the Iraqi Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs said on Thursday. “The center, located in al-Nour Institute for the Blind in al-Salam neighborhood, Baghdad, houses blind-oriented computers and printers,” read a ministry statement received by Aswat […]

Second Side of Samawa toDiwaniya Highway Underway

Iraqi Council of Ministers approved on Tuesday the project for the second side of the Samawa toDiwaniya highway. “The new expansion is around 70 km length,” Ibrahim al-Mayali, the al-Muthana governor, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He said that the expansion will eliminate accidents on the current road, and helps linking provinces to each other. […]

$3.7m for New Security Building in Wassit

The Wassit governor laid on Tuesday the foundation stone for a new security building in the province, which will cost $3.7 million. “The project will be financed by the U.S. Support Team, and will be located in northern Kut City,” Majid al-Itabi, the Wassit media director, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He said that the […]

Cabinet OKs Project Linking Samawa to Highway

The cabinet’s economic committee approved a project to build a road linking Samawa to the highway in 27 km across the al-Warkaa district, the governor of al-Muthanna province revealed on Saturday. “The project approval was the outcome of efforts and discussions by the local administration in al-Muthanna,” Ibrahim Soliman al-Mayali told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. […]