Planning confirms the government's progress in economic reforms

6/28/2020 15:19


Minister of Planning Khaled Battal Al-Najm confirmed today, Sunday, that the government is proceeding to take economic measures and reforms.
And his media office said in a statement that [Wayne] received a copy of it, "The star received the ambassador of the State of Kuwaitto Iraq, Salem Ghassab Al-Zamanan, appreciating the stances of the State of Kuwait supporting Iraq, especially in the field of confronting the Corona pandemic, and supporting the efforts of reconstruction operations and achieving stability and development in All of Iraq. "
The star pointed out that "the current situation that the countries of the region and the world go through requires further cooperation in order to cross the crisis and overcome the economic challenges resulting from the low oil prices," stressing that "the Iraqi government continues to take a series of economic measures and reforms, in the short term And the medium, through activating investment and creating an attractive environment for business. "
He called on "Kuwaiti companies to take advantage of the available investment opportunities in many development sectors, according to economic priorities and development gaps that are indicated at the level of each of the governorates."
The statement added that "the two parties discussed a number of issues of common concern, especially with regard to strengthening bilateral relations in the economic and investment fields, among them, the rehabilitation and development of the Safwan border port, and the implementation of a number of service projects, in the health and education sectors and the implementation of Ya Hussein Road, the link Between the southern governorates and Karbala governorate, passing through a number of central governorates. "
He continued, "It was agreed to form joint committees, Iraqi - Kuwaiti, to follow up and activate the outcomes of the Kuwait Donors Conference that was held at the initiative of the State of Kuwait, in the beginning of 2018."
For his part, Al-Zamanan welcomed the "directions of the Iraqi government to support investment and enhance fruitful cooperation relations with the State of Kuwait, expressing the Kuwaiti government's willingness to provide more support to the brotherly Iraqi people, in various fields, stressing the desire of many companies to work in Iraq."