Abdul Mahdi ends his visit to Iran and returns to Baghdad

Release date: 2019/4/8 1:04

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi returned to the homeland and concluded his two-day visit to Iran (Saturday and Sunday).

Abdul-Mahdi arrived in Tehran on Saturday at the head of a high-level government delegation on a two-day visit to Iran, during which he held a series of meetings with Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and held an official meeting with the Iranian government headed by President Hassan Rowhani. In various fields and agreement to lift trade exchange from 12 billion dollars annually to 20 billion in 2021 as well as to meet a number of Iranian leaders.


Iraq: We hope that the volume of intra-OIC trade will double to more than 481 billion


 money and business

Economy News _ Baghdad

The Ministry of Commerce on Sunday expressed the hope that the volume of intra-OIC trade from previous years will double to more than 481 billion dollars. 
“I have the pleasure to participate today on behalf of Minister Al-Ani at the opening of the 16th Trade Fair of the Member States,” said Walid Al-Moussawi, Senior Undersecretary of the Ministry, in a speech delivered on behalf of Minister Mohammed Al Ani during the opening ceremony. In cooperation with the Islamic Center for the Development of Trade and under the patronage of His Excellency the Prime Minister. “
He added: “I am pleased to welcome you today to this economic event which brings together the countries of the Islamic world under one umbrella to develop and strengthen economic relations among them by providing opportunities for the sectors operating in these countries to learn and cooperate and to take advantage of the possibilities and opportunities.” 
Al-Moussawi expressed his hope that “the outputs of this exhibition will be a milestone and a new qualitative breakthrough in the work of the exhibitions.” He also said: “As you are aware, achieving economic integration among member states is a goal pursued by organizations and economic blocs in the world, Through the promotion of economic and trade cooperation between Islamic member states. “
Undersecretary of the Ministry said: “Our gathering today is of particular importance in the light of the world events, developments and successive crises at the regional and global levels, which reflect their direct and indirect effects on the economic situation, especially with regard to improving the investment climate and liberalization and enhancing opportunities for integration into the global economy. We must move together in a rapid and accelerated pace to progress in regional action because we are in a world where there is no place for those who move alone and therefore we should make more efforts and work continuously to translate the vocabulary of our visions to concrete facts on the ground and for that Sick We must overcome many challenges and endure many difficulties until we reach our goals and achieve our hopes and ambitions. “
Al-Moussawi pointed out that “Iraq today, after its victories over the terrorist gangs, thanks to the security forces and popular mobilization and the consequent return of safety and stability to the country is striving to return to its Arab environment and its Islamic and regional role. Which is a forum for institutions, bodies, companies and businessmen in the Islamic world. It is also an occasion to promote investment, introduce the products, industries and services of member countries and exchange business ideas among businessmen and traders in the OIC member states. ” 
“The exhibition is an important economic forum, with a large number of companies involved in the construction sector,” said Hashem Al Sudani, Director General of Exhibitions and Commercial Services of Iraq.
“The establishment of this exhibition reflects the interest of the Iraqi government and the private sector in this great event and embodies the policies adopted by the state to establish strong trade and investment relations with the Islamic countries on the basis of mutual benefit and mutual cooperation, achieve comprehensive renaissance in various fields and strengthen brotherhood and openness through partnership and building. Strong economic relations contribute to the maintenance of equal cooperation on the Arab and Islamic levels. God has blessed the Islamic countries with promising investment assets and working hard according to a clear vision. And the welfare of all “. 
Al Sudani explained that “the exhibition is a new start for harmonious and compatible business with a clear and sound commercial approach and a scientific and accurate approach, and thus we will be compatible in all works in a good and useful march.”
He stressed the importance of the hoped-for role of the exhibition in the level of trade exchange, enhancing the opportunities for intra-OIC investments and introducing investment, trade and economic opportunities in the countries organizing the exhibition with member countries, businessmen and investors and opening up new markets for the products and industries of participating countries. 
“We are pleased today with the participation of Islamic countries in the exhibition, especially in light of the volume of intra-OIC trade reaching 481 billion dollars in 2017. We hope that this will double over the next few years to reflect the depth of Islamic relations. All Islamic countries to enhance the volume of trade exchange between them. “
He pointed out that “active participation in the exhibition allows to meet with the largest gathering of decision makers, businessmen, trade development organizations and professional associations in the Islamic world. This event is a platform for economic actors in the member countries and an important economic pillar in expanding your business network and promoting your products and services. Marketing plans “. 
Al-Sudani expressed the hope that the exhibition will contribute to the development and deepening of trade and investment cooperation between Islamic countries and open new channels for exchanging views and ideas on how to move these relations to better levels.
“This comes through accelerating the pace of activating the role of Islamic finance institutions, joint business councils, supporting and encouraging business men and women, executive institutions of the business sector in Islamic countries, and setting up practical mechanisms to implement and follow up the outcomes of conferences, forums and meetings of men and women entrepreneurs, Ways to develop information exchange, review regulations and agreements that regulate trade relations between Islamic countries, discuss investment opportunities in various fields, discuss obstacles and mechanisms that address ways to facilitate them, and encourage the establishment of more exhibitions for And to benefit from the meetings provided by these exhibitions in the conduct of trade and investment deals, which give a strong impetus to move forward towards the development and strengthening of economic partnerships between Islamic countries. “


Launch of the Trade Fair of the Member States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in Baghdad


Baghdad International Exhibition
 money and business

Economy News _ Baghdad

The 16th trade fair of the OIC member states kicked off on Sunday at the Baghdad International Fair. 
“The Ministry of Commerce opened today the activities of the 16th trade fair of the OIC member countries on the ground of the Baghdad International Fair,” the correspondent of Al-Iktissad News said. 
He added that “12 countries and dozens of local and international companies working in the sectors of construction, construction, infrastructure, energy, mineral wealth and other sectors participated in this exhibition.”


Tamimi: Next week will see the completion of the ministerial cabin



Information / Baghdad

The reformist MP Farhat al-Tamimi said on Sunday that next week will see the completion of the ministerial cabin of Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, adding that people are now known to work for personal reconciliation at the expense of the interest of the country.

Al-Tamimi said in a televised statement that “the Middle East is going to calm and Iraq in a comfortable position and enjoys security and political stability, and should not adopt the Iraqi political forces any axis.”

He added that “next week will see the completion of the cabinet cab of Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, and people are now know who works for reconciliation of personal at the expense of the interest of the country.”

He explained that “maintaining Iraq’s neutrality under the pivotal conflict is very important, and Iraq knows its interest and became an expert in distinguishing the enemy from the ally, as he did not change his view towards those who hurt, but the change of attitudes came from the usual,” pointing out that ” Before Saudi Arabia will not erase the history of suicide bombers. ” End 25 n

Halabousi reveals the convening of a conference of Iraq’s neighboring countries in Baghdad on April 20


Editorial date: 2019/4/7 22:09 
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mohamed Halabousi, the convening of the conference of Iraq’s neighboring countries in Baghdad on the twentieth of April.
The announcement of Halaboussi during his participation with a parliamentary delegation, on Sunday, at the meetings of the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union in the Qatari capital Doha. Ended

Kurdistan decided to disrupt the official working day next Tuesday to commemorate the fall of the regime

Release date: 2019/4/7 17:37

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) disrupts the official working hours of all departments and institutions of the Kurdistan Regional Government next Tuesday, the ninth of April, on the occasion of the anniversary of the fall of the former regime.

According to the schedule of official holidays for the province of Kurdistan, on Tuesday, 9 April is a public holiday in all circles and institutions on the anniversary of the fall of the former regime.

According to the table, the afternoon of 17 April marks an official holiday on the Red Wednesday, the New Year’s Day for the Yazidi Kurds.


Iranian bank governor: The banking exchange between Iraq and Iran is based on the dinar

Editorial date: 2019/4/7 17:21

The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Abdul Nasser Hamati discussed with Finance Minister Fuad Hussein on Sunday the fields of banking and financial exchange between the two countries, raising the volume of trade between the two sides, balancing exports with imports and ways of repaying the debts of Iran which is in the hands of Iraq.

According to the Iranian websites, Hamati pointed out during the meeting that the aim of this meeting is to follow up the financial and monetary issues and improve the economic and political relations between Iran and Iraq.

He said that the volume of trade between the two countries is currently in an appropriate position and given the floors suitable for both sides, we can by using the new energies to find a balance between exports and imports.

He pointed out that the obstacles to the activity of the branches of Iranian banks in Iraq, stressing that the banking exchange between Iran and Iraq is based on the dinar, and that this issue in fact is the key to strengthen banking relations between the two countries and affect all issues and hence work to resolve the obstacles And facilitate the activity of Iranian banks in Iraq.

Fouad Hussein expressed his satisfaction with his visit to Iran and the growing trade and political relations between the two countries. He said that the trade relations between the two countries are growing and that the idea of balancing foreign trade between Iran and Iraq will serve the two countries and on this basis we look forward to further discussions to reach a new mechanism in this field. .is over