Twilight News / announced the governor of Baghdad, Ali al-Tamimi, Saturday, for the allocation of the Investment Commission to maintain a piece of land in the area NAHRAWAN to set up an international airport there.
Tamimi said in a statement reported for "Twilight News", "The center of the capital is suffering from growing large number of the population as well as the growing economic side, which led to the opening up to the regions of the parties of the capital and witnessed Baghdad to attract and stimulate investment, which invited us to address the Department of Transportation to set up international airport in the area NAHRAWAN. "He noted that "Baghdad Investment Authority have created a piece of land in the area NAHRAWAN to be adopted for the establishment of this project, which opens up prospects for Economic Cooperation and Development and the city of Baghdad navigational and limbs."Tamimi said that "what is seen Nahrawan area of movement reconstruction project represented an unprecedented Basmajh residential and industrial city and the Customs and Free Zone and a number of other investment projects invited us to move on this important project and strategic."There are in the province of Baghdad airport one bears its name, and is the largest airports in the country, has been established in the years spanning between 1979 and 1982 and took over the French and British companies building the airport at a cost of 900 million dollars.