[size=36]Iraq and Britain are discussing increasing the volume of trade exchange between the two countries[/size]
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Mawazine News - Baghdad
The delegation of the Federation of Iraqi Chambers of Commerce, headed by Abdul Razzaq Al-Zuhairi, discussed with the Iraqi ambassador in London, Muhammad Jaafar Al-Sadr, the prospects for economic and commercial cooperation between Iraq and the United Kingdom.
The Federation of Chambers of Commerce stated in a statement received by Mawazine News, “The delegation of the Federation of Iraqi Chambers of Commerce, headed by Abdul Razzaq Al-Zuhairi, held a meeting with the Iraqi ambassador to London, Muhammad Jaafar Al-Sadr, at the headquarters of the Iraqi embassy in London, in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Abdul Latif Nayef and Najeeb Shukr.” Mahmoud, Director General of the Legal Department in the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers, in the presence of the staff of the economic department at the embassy and advisors to the Federation of Iraqi Chambers of Commerce.”
The statement added, "The meeting discussed several main topics related to economic aspects between Iraq and the United Kingdom."
The President of the Federation of Iraqi Chambers of Commerce expressed his desire to open the horizons of economic cooperation with the United Kingdom, increase the volume of trade exchange between the two countries, facilitate the entry of businessmen from both countries, and participate in trade exhibitions. He also discussed benefiting from British commercial arbitration centers, as Iraq is on the verge of legislating the arbitration law, which is considered... "It is one of the main factors to attract investors and those wishing to enter the Iraqi market."
For his part, the ambassador expressed his "strong desire to open horizons for economic cooperation and create strong economic bridges that serve this partnership, and the embassy is ready to support all economic activities between the two countries."