Wednesday, July 18, 2012 18:47

U.S. Embassy and Iraq sign a memorandum of reform and the administrative and regulatory "determination"

BAGHDAD / Baghdadiya News / .. The U.S. embassy in Iraq, Wednesday, announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with the Office of the Prime Minister of Iraq, to ​​draw the outline of the U.S. support for Iraqi efforts to reduce administrative obstacles in the Iraqi private sector. "

The embassy statement said the agency received / Baghdadiya News / copy of which was "The MoU was signed director U.S. Agency for International Development in Iraq Alex decay, and the Director of Office of the Prime Minister, Dr. Hamid Ahmed," adding that "the memorandum is in line with the strategic framework agreement."
The statement said that "the signing of this memorandum allows the agency to begin officially participating in the project management and administrative reform in Iraq" insistence "that will review and eliminate unnecessary procedures that hinder business and private investment."
He stressed "the working groups of Iraqi government officials and representatives from the private sector to issue recommendations to simplify the procedures for opening new projects and to obtain building permits and to facilitate trade with neighboring countries and the world."
And revealed that "these recommendations will introduce a significant improvement on the Iraqi private sector in the classification of the country in the World Bank report on the establishment of projects, which will support efforts to expand the scope of investment in the economic sector in Iraq."
The project "insistence" and one of a series of projects supported by the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad as part of the strategic framework agreement to support the Iraqi government's efforts towards improving the private sector. ".