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Efforts to Impose Sharia Law Spark Controversy

By Ali Mamouri for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Iraqi Justice Minister Hassan al-Shammari announced Oct. 23 that he had prepared a Sharia-based personal-status law and submitted it to the cabinet for approval and referral to the Council of Representatives for […]


Taylor-DeJongh and Phoenix Capital Launch New Iraqi Financial Services Firm

Taylor-DeJongh, a leading energy and infrastructure investment banking firm, and Phoenix Capital LLC, a Baghdad-based investment bank, announced on Wednesday that they have entered into a strategic partnership to create the first Washington-Baghdad financial services firm. The partnership will provide specialist industry knowledge and financial expertise to both international and Iraqi public and private sector […]