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KRG's Council of Ministers Discusses 'National Strategy' to Combat Corruption

May 6, 2021

ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani chaired a cabinet meeting on Wednesday to discuss the national strategy to combat corruption,......

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute Unveils the Arab World’s First Electromagnetic Compatibility Labs

May 3, 2021

Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Directed......

Iraq to Import Natural Gas from Syria: Report

May 1, 2021

ERBIL — The Iraqi government is planning to import natural gas from its neighbor, Syria, according to Iraqi News Agency. The report cited Oil......

Foreign Engineers Detained ''in Solitary Confinement'' in

April 28, 2021

An Australian engineer and his Egyptian manager have reportedly been held without charge, and in solitary confinement, in Iraq for the past three......

Why is the Biden administration Optimistic about Iraq?

April 28, 2021

Earlier this month, the United States and Iraq engaged in a third round of their 'strategic dialogue.' Topics of discussion included energy,......

Kurdistan President, Iranian FM Highlight Economic Ties

April 28, 2021

ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani welcomed Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif on Tuesday in Erbil where they discussed......

Report: 20% of marriages end in divorce in Iraq

April 28, 2021

The Supreme Judicial Council of Iraq said nearly 20 per cent of marriages in the country end in divorce, Anadolu reported. The council said in a......

Garmiyan plans to relocate gravel mines, clean up Sirwan River

April 26, 2021

KALAR, Kurdistan Region — Authorities in Garmiyan want to remove tens of gravel and sand mining operations along the Sirwan River that are......

Take ‘VOW’ to Protect All Humanity: ‘Vaccinate Our World!’

April 21, 2021

With the vast majority of countries tragically behind in securing enough—or for some, even any—COVID-19 vaccines for their citizens,......

Kurdistan PM, Turkish Ambassador Discuss Developing Trade Relations

April 19, 2021

ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Sunday received the Turkish Ambassador to Iraq, Fatih Yildiz, in Erbil where they......