First topic message reminder :Saleh calls on the World Bank to support development projects in Iraq Date Added 29/11/2018
President Barham Saleh on Thursday called on the World Bank for the Middle East and North Africa to support social and economic development projects in Iraq, stressing the importance of achieving financial, monetary and economic stability in the country .
The President of the Republic, in a press statement received by "Economy News", said that "President Barham Saleh received at the Peace Palace in Baghdad this afternoon, World Bank Vice President for the Middle East and North Africa Farid Belhaj, accompanied by the Regional Director of the World Bank for Central Asia Saroj Kumar Jha " .
He pointed out the importance of the World Bank's support for social and economic development projects in Iraq, as well as appropriate reforms, combating corruption, the necessity of developing and diversifying the sources of the national economy and ensuring the requirements of reconstruction .
"The achievement of financial, monetary and economic stability in Iraq is not only a goal but also a basis for political stability and an important strategic project for sustainable development and civil development in the country, " Barham Saleh said.
For his part, the World Bank Vice President for the Middle East and North Africa said that "the World Bank is determined to support the Iraqi economy positively and work to support partnership with Iraqi financial institutions by increasing areas of cooperation and the adoption of better investment resources and energies ."