U.S. Department of State living in Washington, a symposium and a workshop on trade with Iraq
On: Tuesday 03/06/2012 23:01

Baghdad (news) .. Iraqi Commercial Attaché participated in a symposium in Washington, and a workshop hosted by the Economic Section in the Office of Iraq and the U.S. State Department.

According to a statement carried by Commercial Attaché of Iraq in Washington and received the Agency (news) a copy of it on Tuesday: The seminar was attended by more than 140 businessmen and businesswomen and representatives of U.S. companies, and Assistant Undersecretary at the Ministry of State Barbara Leaf, and Holly Vineyard, Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Commerce of America, Ariane Harton Special Representative for Trade and Economic Affairs in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The statement said: The Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq in Washington, Dr Jaber Habib Jaber, said in a speech to the importance of the economic relations between the two countries and urged American companies to work in Iraq.

He reviewed the range of those responsible for the sections on Economic, Commercial Attaché of the Embassy and U.S. consulates in Baghdad, Basra and Erbil, via closed-circuit television activities, calling for U.S. companies to participate in trade and investment opportunities in Iraq after the display of all these opportunities with their perceptions of the current situation in the country.

He noted a specialist on the security situation in Iraq to the relative improvement compared to the situation in previous years.

Then, the Novell Abualhun Hassan commercial attache at the Iraqi in Washington speech included a presentation of the sectors in which the U.S. companies to contribute to it, pointing to examples of projects that are currently available in the various ministries and provinces in the areas of education, health, trade, telecommunications, transport and other sectors, pointing to the importance of Activity companies in the Iraq and take advantage of the expertise and energies of the many Iraqi stationed inside Iraq and in the immigrant and of the Iraqi community in the United States of America.

The statement added that Abu barns display the most important aspects that will be distributed to the budget for the year 2012 and the display after a series of exhibitions to be held in Baghdad, Basra and Erbil and other cities of Iraq and called for U.S. companies to participate actively in, and then answered later questions to a group of representatives of U.S. companies about working in Iraq.

The statement noted: the establishment of two seminar devoted first of how to finance projects in Iraq by the Export Import Bank of the U.S. and the foreign investments and has allocated ring other trade support in Iraq involving representatives from the U.S. Department of Commerce and Chambers of Commerce and Trade of Arab American National in addition to the Business Council Americans in Iraq.

This covered a range of newspapers and the media of America and the Arab this symposium, which is one of the events held in Washington to focus on the activation of the relations between the two countries in the fields of trade and economic development. / Finished / s. P /