He said that “the Minister of Trade and Salman Jumaili agency will head the Iraqi delegation, which will hold its first meeting of the Economic Committee of the Iraqi-Saudi Coordination Council.”
The source said that the meeting “will discuss investment opportunities in various provinces of Iraq and the signing of bilateral contracts and agreements between businessmen from both countries.” The Coordination Council is made up of the president, the Minister of Commerce, and 13 ministers, agents, representatives of the ministries and non-affiliated bodies.
Prime Minister Haider al-Abbadi signed a visit to Riyadh on October 22 with King Salman bin Abdul Aziz and attended by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the establishment of the Iraqi-Saudi Coordination Council, which held its first meeting in Riyadh.
The Iraqi committees are formed by the Transport, Ports and Ports Committee headed by the Minister of Transport, the Economic, Trade and Investment Committee chaired by the Minister of Commerce and the Energy and Manufacturing Committee headed by the Minister of Industry and Minerals and the Finance and Banking Committee headed by the Governor of the Central Bank of Iraq. Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, the cultural and media committee headed by the Minister of Culture, the Agricultural Committee headed by the Minister of Agriculture, and the Secretary General of the Council of Ministers was appointed coordinator As for Cil.anthy