19 foreign investor withdraw from the Kurdistan region of Iraq

19 foreign investor withdraw from the Kurdistan region of Iraq

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 at 16:51 pm

19 foreign investor withdraw from the Kurdistan region of IraqBaghdad / Sky Press

Official sources in the economic sectors of the Kurdistan government, on Tuesday, the withdrawal of 19 investors of different nationalities left the region after the referendum of Kurdistan, stressing the cessation of their projects in the region.

The sources said in an interview with “Sky Press” that “19 investors of different nationalities left the territory after the referendum of separation,” stressing that “7 foreign companies operating in various sectors within the region temporarily suspended activity in the three main cities of the region (Erbil, Dahuk and Sulaymaniyah) ), Because of the current crisis. According to the new Arab newspaper.

According to the sources, the companies that have shut down their activities include “a Western exploration company operating in a number of oil exploration sites south of Duhok province,” as well as “five tourist companies and one daily import and export Turkish nationality.”

A senior official of the provincial government expected “other companies to stop their business activities in the region in the coming days,” referring to the “total disruption of air traffic and concerns about the closure of all ports with the region,” as well as “high commodity prices and sharp falls in sector shares Housing, banks, local industry, tourism, construction and construction. ”

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