[ltr]Daash overshadows the Spring Festival in the Kurdistan region of Iraq[/ltr][ltr]
Erbil-Iraq Press -21 March / March: contributed to the battles waged by Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Mosul and Kirkuk near the borders of the region, down the numbers of tourists who flock to celebrate Nowruz and the head of the Kurdish New Year ,which agrees on Monday.
Kurdish MP said the Iraqi parliament, dry longings, " The war on terror organization Daash economic crisis through which Iraq is generally negatively affected the tourism sector in the Kurdistan region ,which has succeeded in attracting investments in thepast years."
She added that " the repercussions of the war andother circumstances forced the government of theprovince to give priority to other sectors , includingthe tourism sector and the lack of focus on oil, which dropped its prices and thus significantly affected the situation in Kurdistan," pointing out that "oil represents leverage political is often used in wars . " .
The Kurdish MP that "celebrating Nowruz celebrations and the head of the Kurdish New Year will continue and can not be forgotten because of the war on Daash terrorist , " adding that " the Kurdish Peshmerga forces will celebrate the holidays if they are on the battlefield and in military barracks."
In order to promote the tourism sector in Iraqi Kurdistan, it proceeded Government of the Territory to host events tourism investment conference in the capital , Irbil, with the participation of 175 foreign and Iraqi tourist company, in order to activatethe tourism sector.
The Minister for Tourism Nowruz births, on Sunday, " The aim of the conference is to be a link between foreign and local tourism companies," noting that it "lasts from 19 to 20 March / March, marks the date of Nawrouz."
Officials in Kurdistan , and focuses on attracting Arab capital, particularly the Gulf to invest in the region, as was confirmedby the head of the Arab Center for Media Tourism Hussein immune.
He immunotherapy in a statement to a number of media: "We came to the conference to meet with senior officials in thetourism sector in the Kurdistan Region, to find a common mechanism of action for the next stage, and we are ready to harnessthe media multi - course for this purpose."
He pointed immune to that "beautiful resort Kurdistan region throughout the year, especially in the summer, and we must use this opportunity to promote it during the next phase."
On such days each year, the Kurds Pthouderathm begin to receive the "Novruz holiday" , which falls on the 21st of March / March, which is for them a festival of freedom, where he holds a character revolutionary and politically, and considered byKurds as the first national festival and most Ohmah.anthy ( 1)