Transportation: Al-Sudani will announce tomorrow the launch of the "Development Road" in the presence of 10 countries[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] |Today, 2[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Baghdad today - Baghdad
Today , Friday, the Ministry of Transport confirmed that the Sudanese Prime Minister , Muhammad Shia'a , will announce the launch of the development project , during the conference that will be held tomorrow , in the presence of representatives from 10 countries .
The Director General of the Railways Directorate at the Ministry of Transport , Younis Al -Kaabi , said in a statement to the official agency , which was followed by "Baghdad Today", that "the conference to be held tomorrow , Saturday , will witness the launch of the Development Road project by Prime Minister Muhammad Shia'a Al-Sudani , in the presence of 10 countries . "
He added, " The project will not necessarily witness the signing of a protocol , but will confirm the support of the countries present for this important and vital project , which will include a message from Iraq to those countries that the path of development will include all participating countries and will support the movement of trade with Europe , passing through Iraq . "
He continued, " The project is Iraqi par excellence , and the Iraqi Ministry of Transport is responsible for its implementation , and it will include a railway line and a highway starting from the Al-Faw port in Basra Governorate, passing through the country's governorates , and reaching the Iraqi - Turkish border ," pointing out that " financing the implementation of the development road for railways and roads will be entirely Iraqi ." .
And about the implementation period before the completion of the project , Al - Kaabi explained , " The initial and final studies of the project lasted a year , and we have now entered the design phase and launching the project tomorrow means starting the practical steps in terms of topographic survey procedures , as well as soil investigations . To avoid any conflicts that may stand in the way or path of the project .
And he continued, " The official launch tomorrow will witness the announcement of the practical steps in each part of the project, and any part whose designs are completed will be referred to international bids within projects implemented by the best international companies . "