Long-Presse / Diwaniya
Opened the Ministry of Youth and Sports, the first Olympic swimming pool in Diwaniya, at a cost of 7 billion Iraqi dinars, and, while confirming that the next week will see the opening of Msobha Kut and Karbala, as well as three others after the feast, showed that the financial crisis experienced by Iraq caused Ptlka many ministry projects.
This came during the opening of the pool of Diwaniyah Olympic ceremony in the small hours of Wednesday evening, which saw the establishment of several events for the sport of swimming, in the presence of the Minister of Youth and Sports, Abdul-Hussein Abtan Diwaniya governor and president of its board and a number of members of the local government and sports figures, and attended (range Press).
The Minister of Youth and Sports, Abdul-Hussein Abtan, in an interview with (long-Presse), “The ministry in collaboration with the Government of Diwaniyah succeeded in opening five projects of which four stadiums in addition to the Olympic swimming pool,” adding that “the pool will be the origin of an athlete strategically to maintain, and will be stop shop for all those interested in the sport of swimming, not only in the province but also in the whole of Iraq. “
Abtan and that “the opening of the ministry to court Afak and Olympic swimming pool, the Diwaniya become capable of hosting all kinds of sports tournaments for teams of Arab and foreign clubs,” pointing out that “the next few days will witness the opening of Msobha Kut in Wasit province, and Karbala Olympians, who carried out the assignment of investment, as It will open pools of Najaf and Samawah, Nasiriyah, after a month of Shawwal, to be the summer for the opening of the Olympic swimming pools. “
He welcomed the Minister of Youth and Sports, “the invitation of the Government of Diwaniyah me to complete the Sports City project,” asking, “Where do I pay the funds of the Ministry of the Turkish company which is one of the best executing our projects in the provinces companies, which exceed thirteen billion dinars, due to the financial crisis experienced by the country, which coincided with the holy war against the organization Daash, “adding that” the Turkish nationals kidnapped in Baghdad was one of the reasons that the Turkish company called to leave Iraq and return to work again will only be a political decision. “
He Abtan, that “the implementation of contracts for pools with investment companies to be included Nagadon workers from the Swimming Federation”, calling Swimming Federation to achieve important positions and good results after swimming in the Iraqi infrastructure within the game to provide the highest global standards. “
He held the minister, “the Engineering Department at the Ministry of Youth and Sports previous, is responsible for the reluctance of sports projects in the past four years,” pointing to “overcome all the problems of work and coordination with the ministries and local governments to complete the lagging project.”
For his part, Director General of the Investment Department and the self-financing in the Ministry of Youth and Sports, Razak inch, in an interview with (long-Presse), “The problems that led to the suspension of completing the project by the company earlier implemented, called on the ministry to put the project to invest and to allocate it to one local investment companies, an amount exceeding one billion dinars, to complete the first two phases summer swimming pools and accessories, and the second Ptsagifa before winter to be adapted for all seasons as a whole. “
He explained an inch, that “the project includes two swimming pools, a world-class one high jump and dive depth of five meters, and the second for swimming races, in addition to showrooms agility and other types of sports, and extensions of public buildings and rooms for administration and other departments.”
In turn, the Youth and Sport of Diwaniyah manager, Saad ordeal, in an interview with (long-Presse), “The total cost of the project amounting to seven billion dinars, but the reluctance of the company executing the ministry called for the withdrawal of working them, and forwarded to the investment local company with settled for $ 400 million the paneling, “adding that” the lack of financial and technical support for the Directorate and the cost of the technical and medical staff that will work on the project was among the reasons for referral to the investment, with the requirement to implement events and tournaments our own within the contract. “
The Minister of Youth and Sports, Abdul-Hussein Abtan, confirmed in (27 of last May), the lack of financial allocations by the economic crisis taking place in Iraq will prevent the completion of a number of sports projects in the province of Diwaniyah, and in the face of the allocation of a sum of money to the club Diwaniya to provide its needs and push for better results, he pointed out that the ministry is committed to cover the opening of the special effectively targeted Afak Stadium expenses.