Basra investment denies the project to build the world's tallest Tower in the province

December 11, 2015 10:01 am

Investment authority denied in Basra province's project to build the highest Tower in the world, with development and reconstruction Committee considered in provincial Council what had sounded out Western media is to dramatize the idea project canceled.

The Commission Chief said that "the presence of GASPE in Basra for Tower high-rise or skyscraper, also didn't put such a project as an investment opportunity by the body", stating that "any project of this kind cannot be implemented without investment license issued by the Board, and if government funding must be put in auction style, local government cash-strapped since last year, and is not contemplating such projects".

GASPE drew "published through a number of foreign media in this regard may be inaccurate for taoliat idea canceled requires building a multi-story building shaped lyre Sumerian version of investment", adding that "the harp project put up as an investment opportunity in vain, so did not want any foreign or local investor adoption project, and the civil aviation authority in turn objected to the space allocated to the project for its proximity to Basra International Airport.

The President said reconstruction and Development Committee of the provincial Council "albegari flower talk about building the world's tallest Tower on land of Basra is not realistic, and the rumors in some media is a blatant draft was dramatize want local government implemented two years ago but abandoned because of the financial crisis," the draft Urizar was just an idea to create a temperate tower height includes shopping centers and commercial offices, and geometric designs were prepared, there is even a special study project But in time production fee by computer, and create a form of miniature architectural embodiment or simplifying the idea. "

And had published magazine (CityLab) American specialized in construction and building cities report bulletin reiterated many foreign media and Iraqi Arabic, the report may occur near the building the tallest Tower in the world to the land of Basra is more than three thousand feet, the magazine stated that "the project company (AMBS) British Iraqi named (Urizar), is to build the world's tallest Tower in the city of Basra, which seem eligible for execution of the project factors the rapid economic changes, it may Becoming the capital of Iraq, adding that "the tower was designed by Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill who designed Burj Khalifa in the UAE"