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Agricultural Opportunities for US Businesses

A US-led business delegation comprising of a number of international companies visited Kurdistan this week to explore investment opportunities in the fast-growing region, with a focus on agriculture, food and water sectors. The delegation, led by Steven Lutes, the Director of the US-Iraq Business Initiative (USIBI) at the US Chamber of Commerce, met with the […]

Iraqi-US Business Council Opens in Basra

The chairman of the Iraqi National Investment Commission (NIC) has announced the official launch of the Iraqi-U.S. Business Council in Baghdad, which will be an extension of the American Chamber of Commerce in Iraq. The council will deal with the Iraqi private sector to encourage economic development, particularly in small- and medium-sized industries. NIC Chairman […]

US Chamber of Commerce Visits Basra

A delegation from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (USCC) arrived in Basra on Sunday to discuss investment projects and U.S. companies’ involvement with the province, according Max Haivanis, Senior Manager Middle Eastern Affairs. “A visit by USCC representatives to Basra is meant to set the stage for U.S. firms’ entry into business projects in the […]