Abadi calls for the creation of a broad market through cooperation between the public and private sectors
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Last updated 02/04/2017
- 11:08
Start on Sunday morning, the work of the Iraq Energy Forum under the slogan (federal Iraq effectively energy sector and economic diversification).
Said Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi during the forum which quoted "Economy News" that Iraq is playing a leading role in OPEC by influencing oil prices in the world so we have to create flooring suitable for the development of the oil sector and energy in general
He added that we are seeking to take advantage of every barrel of oil as well as quantities of gas burning and our work to take advantage of them and we are going to export gas
Abadi said he must create opportunities for young people and give them hope through the involvement of the private sector and not rely on the public sector noting that Iraq was subjected to wars and the siege of a confused lag behind what make development in the economic systems in other countries
He called for alternative and renewable energy adoption and not rely on unilateral rentier economy and open more investment prospects for the development of the energy sector
The forum was attended by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jubouri and a number of ministers and members of parliament, businessmen and economists