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In Iraqi Kurdistan, a Security Camera on Every Corner

This article was originally published by Niqash. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. In Iraqi Kurdistan, a Security Camera on Every Corner In Iraqi Kurdistan businesses can’t get a license unless security cameras are installed. But locals say cameras are unregulated and an […]

Baghdad Allocates $17m for Surveillance Cameras

Baghdad Provincial Council has allocated 20 billion IQD (almost $17 million) from its 2012 budget to install sophisticated surveillance cameras across the province. Baghdad Council member Mohammed al-Rabee said there are not enough cameras in Baghdad currently and the stardard are poor, with cameras operating only for limited periods rather than around the clock. This […]

Iraq to use Chinese Surveillance Systems

Iraqi authorities plan to install about 250,000 surveillance cameras in Baghdad in an attempt to reduce insurgent attacks in the capital, according to AKnews. The Chairman of the the Security Committee of Baghdad's provincial council, Abdul Karim al-Tharb, told AKnews that the council has allocated about 10 billion Iraqi dinars (about US$8 million) to the […]