Maliki: Iraq among the top ten countries development opportunities

Maliki: Iraq among the top ten countries development opportunities

02/04/2013 12:00 am

He stressed that the citizen will enjoy electricity round the clock
BAGHDAD – Tariq al-Araji – Muhannad Abdul Wahab
said Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said Iraq had become within the first ten countries in the development opportunities in the world according to reports international economic organizations, stressing that “power will be available to citizens throughout The time during the current year. ”
the prime minister said during the opening ceremony of the Business Forum and the Iraqi Investment South Korean second, which was held yesterday in Baghdad and attended (morning): “Iraq will provide electrical power to citizens around the clock during the current year 2013″, adding that ” provides energy does not mean that the need for Iraq to potential new production that hope of Korean companies implemented. ”
Maliki said that “Iraq needs to successful companies such as companies Korean to build power stations and other projects in the country,” noting that “Korean companies managed competition major international companies also has precision and technical, as well as honor their commitment in the implementation of projects on time. ”
He continued: “Iraq has become a part of the first ten countries in development opportunities, according to reports international economic organizations,” noting that international companies, particularly the Korean companies in front of a great opportunity to invest in country after available legal conditions and guarantees for its functioning in all areas.
confirmed Iraq’s desire to establish a relationship strategy with Korea for the success of its experience in the field of construction and reconstruction and recovery in the economy after graduating from the wars and overcome the obstacles many, conditions similar to Iraq has passed through and encourages contracting Korean companies giant known for their competence and commitment Baltoukitat specific achievement.
pointed out that Korean companies operating in the country have a significant role in the establishment of the largest two blocks comprising the first 100 thousand housing units, and the second 70 000 housing units, in addition to its contribution in the field of electricity, adding that Iraq sought to build other projects including the construction of a cement plant two million tons per week card and other projects in the fields of energy, transport and communications. For his part, Minister of Oil Eng cream and coffee for (Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network) on the sidelines of the conference, said that South Korean companies contribute significantly to the energy sector, oil and Ministry decades task with two major companies, noting that investment to the oil sector open to Korean companies sober.
As chairman of the National Investment Dr. Sami al-Araji’s (Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network): “The Iraqi relations Korean witnessed in recent major development and to all fields, having witnessed entering a large number of Korean companies large to work in the country.”
and added that Korean delegation visiting representing 44 companies from different disciplines participation of 75 personal wish to find jobs in various fields, especially after the agreement was signed strategy between the two countries. across Araji for Iraq’s desire to deal with major international companies, including South Korean companies to restore infrastructure in the pan country and investment sectors industrial, economic and agricultural and private sector support in the country as well as investment sectors energy and housing.
President Korean Agency for promotion of trade and investment, or Young is, said for his part that the link between the abundant natural resources in the country and experience, technical and manpower in the economic development of South Korea achieve mutual benefits for both countries.
added that the forum aims to provide support to local companies to participate in reconstruction projects in the country worth $ 275 billion and constitute Korea economic delegation composed of officials from the government and 44 companies in construction, medicine, energy, information technology and others.
added Young is in a statement the “Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network,”
“The Agency came to Iraq for partnership and cooperation between Korean companies and Iraqi companies.”
and noted that “the agency is ready to build strong relationships and establishing economic partnership for going economic growth in the country.”
A delegation headed by Deputy Minister of Trade and Energy in South Korea Jo Seok included a number of heads of Korean companies major, met in Baghdad on 15 of March of last year, Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs Hussain al-Shahristani, who called Korean companies to build industries strategy in the country , while Korea expressed willingness companies to work in the country in various fields.
has already occurred and Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, on 17 February 2012, with the Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea a memorandum of understanding for cooperation diplomatic and political between the two countries, as well as emphasis on expanding the participation of Korean companies in the areas of energy and investment in major projects, such as building residential complexes and the establishment of a factory for iron and steel in Basra. Relations between Iraq and South Korea sophisticated and clear, especially in the economic and investment fields in addition to the political sphere, remains keen two countries on the development of these relations to serve the common interests.

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