Abdul Mahdi and Bin Salman hold joint talks


Editorial Date: 2019/4/17 23:58 
{Baghdad: Al-Furat News} The Prime Minister, Adel Abdul Mahdi, met in Riyadh Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. 
A statement of the Prime Minister’s Office received the agency {Euphrates News} copy of the two sides “held a session of joint talks to increase cooperation in all areas.”
The Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, arrived Wednesday to Riyadh, headed a ministerial delegation and businessmen, and signed during the presence of King Salman bin Abdul Aziz 13 agreements and a memorandum of understanding.
These included agreements and memorandums of understanding in the field of political consultations, an agreement on mutual recognition of product conformity certificates, an investment promotion and protection agreement, a memorandum of understanding in the field of agricultural cooperation, a memorandum of understanding in the field of industry and mineral wealth, an oil and gas memorandum of understanding, And a memorandum of understanding in the field of scientific and educational cooperation between the Ministry of Education of Saudi Arabia and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Iraq, a memorandum of understanding on a program of cultural cooperation and a memorandum of understanding between the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Education Iraqi, and a memorandum of understanding on technical cooperation program, and a memorandum of understanding to study the feasibility of electrical connection, and a memorandum of understanding for cooperation in the maritime field, and the organization of operations of passenger and cargo transport on the roads Albraih.anthy

Clarification from the Government of Kurdistan on salaries

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The deputy head of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Qubad Talabani, said Wednesday, there are no problems about sending Baghdad to the salaries of staff of the region.

Talabani said during the ceremony unveiling a monument in the city of Sulaymaniyah that the return of the Federal Minister of Finance from abroad, will solve the problem of salaries of employees.

On the formation of the new government, Talabani said it is in the final stage, pointing out that the new government can go ahead with the functions of the government that preceded it.

Talabani stressed close to reach an agreement with the Kurdistan Democratic Party on the outstanding problems.



Babylon Council announces next Sunday an official holiday

Release date: 2019/4/17 18:29

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) The Council of the province of Babylon, on Tuesday, next Sunday, an official holiday on the birth of Imam Mahdi, which marks the half of Shaaban.

The Council of Babylon, Raad al-Jubouri said in a statement that the Council of Babylon decided to consider next Sunday will be a public holiday on the occasion of the birth of Imam Mahdi peace be upon him, which coincides with the half of Sha’baan.


King Salman received Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi


Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi arrived in Riyadh on Wednesday for a two-day visit to Saudi Arabia.

The Prime Minister’s Office said that Abdul-Mahdi arrived in Riyadh on a two-day official visit accompanied by a large delegation including the ministers of oil, finance, foreign affairs, planning, trade, higher education, scientific research, agriculture, youth, sports, industry, minerals, electricity and transport. The delegation also included a number of government officials, And businessmen, in addition to the Iraqi ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


Announcement of the results of the visit of the British delegation to Iraq: increase trade exchange by one billion euros

Political | 03:52 – 17/04/2019

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announced that the Government of the United Kingdom Wednesday, the results finally to visit the economic delegation to Iraq, which took place earlier this week.

The delegation, led by International Trade Minister Liam Fox, led the agreement to “provide greater support to British companies operating in Iraq, which will in turn provide jobs and greater stability in the region,” the British government said in a statement.

“The British government announced an increase of one billion euros, in its commercial dealings with Iraq,” stressing that “the goal is to build the Iraqi state and achieve economic growth.”

It is noteworthy that an economic delegation headed by Liam, arrived in the capital Baghdad last Sunday, in order to meet with Iraqi economic entities, and to make progress in economic relations between the two countries.