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Iraqi PM, German Chancellor discuss promoting bilateral ties

The meeting addressed the understandings that were put into practice based on prior mutual meetings and visits, which clearly improved relations between Iraq and Germany, as well as efforts to deepen bilateral relations between the two countries in different sectors in line with the joint action plan approved in Berlin in 2023.
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Iraq looks for companies to replace Shell in Nebras petrochemicals project


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China Railway shows interest in taking part in Baghdad Metro

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) – In a meeting on Monday with the Iraqi Prime Minister, Mohammed Shia Al-Sudani, representatives of China Railway demonstrated the company’s capacity to take part in executing the recently announced Baghdad Metro project. The Chinese company is implementing the Nisour Square development project in central Baghdad as part of the government’s projects to relieve traffic congestion in the Iraqi capital.
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Iraq to ask for bids for $3 billion phosphate facility

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) – In an estimated $3 billion project, Iraq will reopen its call for bids from domestic and foreign businesses to construct a phosphate plant in the western part of the country. In a statement to reporters, the Iraqi Minister of Industry and Minerals, Khalid Battal Al-Najm, said that the goal of the re-announcement is to receive the most competitive offers, Bloomberg reported.
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Iraq Country Climate and Development Report

In Iraq, a multidimensional development and climate crisis is brewing. Iraq’s oil-dependent development model, weakening human and institutional capacity, and its deep social divides and inequalities are ingredients of a “perfect storm” centering on a development-climate-fragility nexus. A new World Bank Group diagnostic tool, the Country Climate and Development Report provides

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The Iraqi National Economy

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By outlining a strategy for the Mutually Beneficial Joint Development and Monetization
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Iraq Country Climate and Development Report
In Iraq, a multidimensional development and climate crisis is brewing. Iraq’s oil-dependent
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STATEMENT OF THE IRAQ ECONOMIC CONTACT GROUP OF
Statement of the Iraq Economic Contact Group of the G7, European Union
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Oil & Gas Policy

Taking Advantage of a Window of Opportunity in
By outlining a strategy for the Mutually Beneficial Joint Development and Monetization
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Why Iraq’s oil tanker ambitions have not
Shipping is one of many sectors where Iraq is still playing catch-up
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Turkmenistan Eyes Lucrative Gas Deal With Iraq
By Eurasianet – Oct 14, 2023, 10:00 AM CDT   Turkmenistan is in discussions
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Can Iraq Finally Become A Global Petrochemicals Powerhouse?
With its vast oil and gas resources, there is no fundamental reason
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