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Ukrainian Foreign Minister Visits Kurdistan Region

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Gryshchenko Kostyantyn on his first visit to the Kurdistan Region met with President Masoud Barzani, Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani, and government ministers in Erbil. Mr Kostyantyn came to the Kurdistan Region as part of his visit to Iraq and arrived in Erbil from Baghdad. President Barzani and Foreign Minister Kostyantyn discussed ways […]

Foreign Minister Zebari Meets Ukrainian Delegation

By John Lee. Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari met his Ukrainian counterpart Konstantin Krishenko and his accompanying delegation in recent days. The two sides held talks on strengthening bilateral relations and ways of developing them, which coincided with the twentieth anniversary of the establishment of relations between Iraq and Ukraine. They signed a joint statement on […]

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Italian, Ukrainian, French Firms Consider Investment in Babil

Babil Investment Commission [Babylon Investment Commission] has announced that a group of Italian, Ukrainian and French companies are interested in investing in the province. The deputy chairman of the Investment Commission, Abbas al-Tai, told Alsumaria News that the companies are considering construction and industrial projects, and that "the Commission has provided all the necessary facilities to […]

Antonov Aircraft 'Halts Work' on Iraqi Contract

A Ukrainian-based  defence manufacturer has reportedly suspended work on a contract to supply the Iraqi military with light transport planes until it receives payment for work already done under the contract. Interfax reports that state-run Antonov has a $550 million contract to supply military equipmment, including its An-32 aircraft, to Iraq, and a spokesman said […]

Iraq Signs MOU with Ukraine’s Chamber of Trade & Industry

Iraq’s Chamber of Trade has signed a Memo of Understanding (MOU) with Ukraine’s Chamber of Trade & Industry in Kiev, reports Aswat al-Iraq. “Iraq’s Ambassador in the Ukraine, Shorish Khalid Saeed, has attended the signing of an MOU between the Iraqi Chamber of Commerce and Ukraine’s Chamber of Trade & Industry in Kiev,” the statement, […]

Kurdistan Signs Trade Protocol with Ukraine

The deputy head of the Kurdistan Importers and Exporters Union said the union signed a protocol with the Ukraine Business Council during a visit to the Ukrainian capital Kiev (pictured). The protocol was signed at the conclusion of a wide-ranging commercial conference held by the Ukraine Business Council. Sixteen members travelled from Kurdistan. The terms […]