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- Section : Iraq
Baghdad / Obelisk: On Monday, September 27, 2021, the US Embassy in Baghdad issued a statement regarding the single window system in Iraq.
The embassy said in a statement received by “The Obelisk” that Ambassador Tueller joined Iraqi officials in launching the single window system over the Internet in Iraq to register companies on the 26th of this September, noting that the United States provided an amount of 975,000 dollars to support the single window system via the Internet. The Internet, which is an e-government tool developed with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development to allow the possibility of registering businesses entirely online in one simple step.
She added that the online single window system will help attract investment in Iraq by reducing delays in registering businesses, increasing transparency and reducing corruption. Iraq has worked to launch this project since 2017, with the support of the US State Department.
The ambassador indicated, according to the statement, that the launch of the single window system over the Internet in Iraq is an important step towards strengthening trade relations between Iraq and the United States.