[ltr]2023.03.06 - 13:06[/ltr]
Baghdad - Nas
Prime Minister Mohamed Shia Al-Sudani discussed, on Monday, with a World Bank delegation, ways of joint cooperation and support for the government's plans.
The media office of the Prime Minister said in a statement, of which “NAS” received a copy, (March 6, 2023), that “Prime Minister Muhammad Shia’ al-Sudani received today the Regional Director for the Levant Countries Region at the World Bank, Jean-Christophe Carré, and his accompanying delegation. Noting that "during the meeting, they discussed various aspects of cooperation between Iraq and the World Bank, ways to support the growing indicators of the Iraqi economy, and government efforts in this context."
The statement added, "During the meeting, cooperation was emphasized in the field of banking reform adopted by the government, and areas of enhancing progress by addressing service priorities and the reform pursued by the government program."
He continued, "The meeting touched on opportunities for financial cooperation in supporting social protection programs, which have witnessed a comprehensive expansion," referring to "areas of supporting the transport sector in Iraq, and government plans to expand its infrastructure."
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