Zebari looking to sign the European Investment Bank in Iraq agreement

​Search Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari with acting European Union mission to Iraq Konstantinos Vardakiz signing of an agreement between the two sides contribute to facilitate and develop ways of the European Bank invest in Iraq.
According to a statement of the ministry received the "long" a copy of "Zebari met with the acting European Union mission to the Iraq. During the meeting, received a letter the European Investment Bank on the development of economic and investment cooperation with the bank mentioned by signing an agreement between the two sides contribute to facilitate and develop ways of bank investment in Iraq. "He stressed the minister on Iraq's desire to develop its relations with the bank as one of the institutions The EU, which is associated with the Iraq agreement of partnership and cooperation between the two sides by the site in 2012. The meeting also touched on the work of the European companies operating in Iraq and its role in stimulating the economy, investment and the importance of creating ways to successfully work, and the importance of exchange of visits between the EU and the relevant Iraqi authorities. On the other hand, the minister briefed on the financial situation in Iraq based on the draft 2016 budget and the options in front of the ministry to narrow the financial gap and fill the deficit.