October 16, 2022
A high-level delegation from the Central Bank of Iraq, headed by Deputy Governor Dr. Ammar Hamad Khalaf, participated in the annual meetings held by the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank in Washington, DC.
During the meetings, several meetings were held with some officials of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank to discuss ways of cooperation with Iraq, and to provide the necessary [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] for the development of various economic sectors, especially the banking sector due to its importance in economic development.
The delegation discussed with the American Chamber of Commerce and a number of American companies, the electronic payment file in Iraq, and the efforts of the Central Bank to develop it, which contributes to increasing the rate of financial inclusion.
International institutions praised the efforts of the Central Bank, which contributed to achieving growth in the national economy, which is more than 9% during the current year.