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Iraq's Fifth Round Oil Contracts to be Signed Next Week

By John Lee. Iraq's Minister of Oil, Hayan Abdul-Ghani, has announced that the final signing of contracts for the fifth round of energy licences will take place next week. These contracts relate to the development and production of six fields and exploratory blocks in border areas, which were granted to the following companies: Development blocks: […]

PM pushes for Replacement of Fertiliser Imports

By John Lee. Prime Minister Mohamed Shia Al-Sudani visited the National Investment Commission (NIC) on Monday to meet officials and be briefed on its activities, progress, and challenges. He cited a lack of investment vision as one of the major obstacles to developing investment. Al-Sudani also directed the NIC to follow up the state's import […]

New ESG Performance Scorecard for Iraqi Banking Sector

By John Lee. The Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) has signed an agreement with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to launch the first ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) Performance Card project report in the Iraqi banking sector. This was prepared in cooperation and coordination with experts from the International Finance Corporation (IFC). At the launch […]

Your Comprehensive Guide to Business in Iraq

By Guest Blogger: Your Comprehensive Guide to Business in Iraq: What's Happening Today? Business in Iraq has been growing steadily in recent years. From a standing start in 2003, the Iraqi economy has seen a remarkable transformation, with the private sector playing an increasingly important role in the country's overall economic development. Despite the ongoing […]

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