Baghdad, September 16, 2018 – The World Bank Group and the European Union signed today a €15.6 million (US$18.1 equivalent) technical assistance program to strengthen public financial management (PFM) oversight and accountability Institutions in Iraq and increase the efficiency in the management of public resources and delivery of services.
The UK Export Finance (UKEF) agency is providing $620m in funding for contracts between General Electric (GE) and Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity for power stations in Samawa and Dhi Qar, both northwest of Basra, in the south of the country.
Two countries sign multilateral agreements in energy, shipping and industry, Taylor Luck reports from Amman Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi meets with Jordan's Prime Minister Omar al-Razzaz and officials on the Iraqi-Jordanian border. Reuters
MOSCOW, January 30. /TASS/. Moscow is interested in developing existing and opening new projects for economic cooperation in Iraq, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday after talks with Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohamed Ali Alhakim.