Abadi opens the Forum on China-Iraqi economic cooperation

12/23/2015 09:19

BAGHDAD / Obelisk: The Ministry of Defense, Wednesday that Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi forum opened the second Chinese economic cooperation in the presence of the Iraqi defense minister, indicating that the forum was attended by heads of major Chinese companies.

The ministry said in a statement published by the local media and I followed, "obelisk", that "the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces Haider Abadi, the prime minister opened today, the activities of a forum the second Chinese Iraqi economic cooperation in Beijing, in the presence of the Ministers of Defense Khalid al-Obeidi, oil, Adel Abdul-Mahdi," noting that " Forum was attended by heads of major Chinese companies. "

The ministry said the "Forum dealt with economic cooperation between China and Iraq and ways to develop this cooperation to serve the interests of both countries."

The Iraqi government signed on Tuesday December 22, 2015, with Chinese counterpart five agreements and memorandums of cooperation between the two countries in various fields.

The Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi arrived, Tuesday, with a ministerial delegation to China on an official visit to sign a number of agreements will be shared through it, and the visit comes within the Iraqi government went to support the economy and diversify its sources of arms.