Tag Archives | Agricukture

Closing Borders due to COVID-19 Revives Iraqi Agriculture

By Mustafa Saadoun for Al Monitor. Any opinions expressed here are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Closing borders due to COVID-19 revives Iraqi agriculture Iraq's agriculture sector has been revived in the past few months, after the government closed its borders and banned the import […]

Iraq Bans Import of Oranges

By John Lee. The Iraqi Ministry of Agriculture has banned the import of oranges, due to "the abundance of local produce and support for our national economy". A "technical agent" at the ministry, Dr. Mahdi Mohammad al-Qaisi (pictured), confirmed that this is the first ban on the importation of oranges since 2003. (Source: Ministry of […]

IFAD begins Investment in Iraq

IFAD to begin investment in Iraq to address challenges of agriculture and rural development The development of the first strategic roadmap for investment in smallholder agriculture and rural development in Iraq is the focus of a high-level meeting being held in Amman from 18 to 20 October. Organized by the International Fund for Agricultural Development […]

Supply Contract Forecast - Supply of Solar Powered Pumps to the Iraqi Ministry of Agriculture

1. Publication reference Ministry of Agriculture - Italian Loan- Contract N o.MT IMl13/20 11 (10) Solar powered Pumps. 2. Procedure Restricted to Italian Legal Persons 3. Programme Soft Loan for agriculture and irrigation sector in Iraq 4. Financing Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic ofItaly - DGCS 5. Contracting authority Iraqi Ministry of Agriculture […]