After a break that lasted for years…the third session of the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement between Iraq and America was held

After a break that lasted for years…the third session of the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement between Iraq and America was held

2024-05-07 00:59

After a break that lasted for years...the third session of the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement between Iraq and America was heldShafaq News/ The Iraqi Ministry of Commerce announced today, Tuesday, the holding of meetings of the third session of the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement between Iraq and the United States of America in Washington, D.C., after a break that lasted for more than nine years.

The meetings were chaired by the Iraqi side, Economic Agent Ghassan Farhan Hamid, and the American side by the Commercial Representation Office.

A statement issued by Trade Today quoted Hamid as saying that the meeting discussed many topics, the most important of which were the agricultural sector, standardization and quality control, the financial system, customs, company registration, intellectual property rights, Iraq’s accession to the World Trade Organization, the health sector, and government contracts.

He pointed out that it was confirmed during the meetings that the Iraqi government is open to all parties, explaining that economic reform and diversification of the economy are considered among the priorities that are being worked on, and that Iraq is ready to discuss any proposal that leads to strengthening relations between the two countries.

For its part, the American side expressed its great interest in the issues raised and its appreciation for the reform measures undertaken by the Iraqi government.

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