Keywords: government moving towards a free economy and activating the private sector

Business & Finance

Economy News / Baghdad ...

Secretary General of the Council of Ministers Mahdi Keywords, said on Thursday that the government is moving towards a free economy and activating the private sector.

According to a statement of the secretariat seen by "Economy News", that "Keywords keep getting the World Bank delegation headed by Mohammed Hassan Abdel Qader Chairman of the Group to improve the Bank in Iraq's business environment, and during the meeting, offer a range of topics pertaining to the Iraqi economy and the environment of investment and the location of Iraq compared to global indices for the economy and business. "

The Secretary of the Council of Ministers, according to the statement that "there is a gap between the improvement and progress witnessed in the land of economic and investment reality in Iraq and the information-gathering mechanisms that feed these indicators and thus do not reflect an accurate assessment of the national effort and the international effort in this area."

Keywords explained that "the Iraqi government moving towards a free economy and stimulate the private sector and the concomitant trend of legal and procedural adjustments."

Keywords and added that "the Secretariat will spare no effort to support Iraq's highest elevate the standards according to the World Bank indicators."

For his part, display Abdel Qader "existing programs implemented by the World Bank in Iraq as a program to improve the work environment and the associated company registration processes and obtaining licenses and conclude contracts higher according to international standards efficiently, also touched on the need for openness to the provinces and to develop investment strategies optimal her like Basra."