Roudao – Erbil
The head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, on Sunday, February 5, 2017, to begin to hold a real reform process, stressing that “we Sntelmus results soon.”
Nechirvan Barzani said in a speech during the opening ceremony of the 120 metric Street: “We thank the companies that carried out the project and the funds invested to serve the Kurdistan region,” adding: “We can not rebuild the province of Kurdistan without the contribution of the private sector.”
He continued that “the completion of work on the project despite the risk Daesh near the province of Kurdistan continued,” and expressed his thanks “for the Peshmerga forces who sacrificed to defend Kurdistan and the dimensions of risk Daesh to witness this day.”
The President of the Kurdistan Regional Government that it “can not continue to rely on a single sector”, saying that “we started a real reform process and Sntelmus results soon.”
Nechirvan Barzani said that “without the steadfastness of the people of the Kurdistan Region of what the government was able to overcome these difficult years that saw a financial crisis due to the accumulation of several factors, including the cutting of the Kurdistan Region’s budget by Baghdad and the war against Daesh and the entry of a large number of displaced people and the deterioration of oil prices in world markets.”
It was the opening of 120 metric Street, on Sunday, February 5, 2017, the city of Arbil, which is the longest road in the city, at a cost of $ 450 million.
It was developed highway design in 2007, not including any pitfalls or traffic intersections, which helps reduce congestion irrigated city of Arbil.
And 120 metric Street, one of the most important strategic projects in the capital of the province of Kurdistan, it is the longest and fastest ways in Arbil, and after that it stops working for a year and letter of the year due to the financial crisis, was completed to be inaugurated today.
The street along the 38 kilometers, a reliable address a number of traffic problems in the city, which connects Erbil – Koya by way of Irbil – Shaqlawa.
The Minister of Municipalities and Tourism in the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nowruz births, for Roudao “This project is one of the strategic projects in the capital of the Kurdistan Region, and its importance lies in the transfer of traffic from the inner city to the outside.”
And completed 120 metric Street, across three phases, the first of the road Kirkuk to the path of Mosul, a length of 11 km, one of the implementation of the Turkish Aakjlra company, other than through the connector to the path of Shaqlawa 16 km long, and the third to the path of Kirkuk, one kilometer, the two phases of the implementation of the company Krupp dominated.