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Lebanese Firm Lands Big Housing Project in Maysan

Two investment licenses have been granted to a Lebanese company to establish two residential compounds in the north of Amara, the chairman of the Maysan Investment Commission said on Monday. “MIC granted an investment license to Lebanon’s Home International Corp. to build 700 housing units in Ali al-Gharbi district, north of Amara, at a cost […]

Russian Firm to Invest in New Industrial Park

A Russian firm has expressed interest in investing in the construction of the new industrial area east of Amara city. “The firm is ready to execute the project according to credit payment system,” a local Iraqi source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Wednesday. He explained that the new industrial area will be on the […]

Russian Company to Invest in Maysan Gas

An initial agreement has been reached with a Russian company to invest in gas produced from the Missan oilfields, the Chairman of the local council’s energy committee said on Tuesday. “The agreement will help to increase the revenues allocated to the province, and to meet the local demand, in addition to using the gas produced […]

Russian/Swiss Firm to Build 2 Power Stations in Amara

The local administration in the province of Maysan [Missan] has reportedly agreed a deal with a Swiss-Russian firm to set up two power stations  in the city of al-Amara, according to Aswat al-Iraq. “The Missan local government agreed today (Sept. 25) with Russia’s Wintercroft Capital to build two steam-operated power stations with capacities of 650 […]

Designs Completed for Airport in Maysan

A group of Swiss and Russian firms have completed the designs of a civil airport in Amara city, Maysan province, according to a report in Aswat al-Iraq. “The airport will be like others constructed by the group in Kazakhstan, Brazil, and Libya,” a source from the group told Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Thursday. He […]

500 New Power Transformers for Maysan

The Iraqi government has purchased 500 power transformers from its Industry Ministry to upgrade the electricity supply in the Maysan province. “The total cost of the deal is around $4.4 million [5.3 billion Iraqi dinars],” the ministry said in a statement of Wednesday, according to Aswat al-Iraq news agency. It explained that according to the […]

Dutch Company Designs Housing for Maysan

A Dutch company will design a model for low-cost housing in Maysan [Missan], a spokesperson for the Dutch companies in Missan last week. “A Dutch group specialized in housing projects has agreed with the State Ministry for Marshes Development to design low-cost houses,” Jaseb al-Marsoumi told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. “The government will receive the […]

KBR Wins Maysan Refinery Contracts

KBR (NYSE: KBR) today announced that it has been awarded two contracts by the Republic of Iraq Ministry of Oil through the South Refineries Company. KBR will provide licensing and basic engineering services for the construction of Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) and Solvent Deasphalting (SDA) units at the planned grassroots Maissan Refinery in Maissan [Maysan], […]

150 Power Transformers Arrive in Maysan

Around 150 electricity transformers have arrived on Saturday in Maysan [Missan] as part of an Iraqi government’s grant to the province. “The grant totals at $100 million [120 billion Iraqi dinars],” a local media source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He explained that the new transformers will be installed within the coming days. “The new […]

Maysan Needs 70,000 Housing Units

The head of Maysan Investment Commission, Ra'id Sa'iy, announced that "Maysan province needs about 70,000 housing units currently". He stated to the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA): "We need the investment companies to implement cost-efficient housing projects for all levels of society." "Environmental conditions should be considered in the planning and execution of these projects," […]

New Industrial Area East of Amara

A new industrial area will be built to replace the old one east of Amara [Amarah] city, in Maysan province. “The new industrial area will be on the Amara-Mashrah road, 5 km east of Amara,” a local source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He noted that the new industrial area’s designs have been prepared. Amara, […]

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