On the sidelines of Davos .. Iraq presides a meeting with Jordan to discuss investment

Journal May 19, 2017

Baghdad - Journal News

Minister of Planning and Trade Minister Salman Jumaili held a joint meeting between the Iraqi delegation participating in the Davos forum and the Jordanian side, which included ministers of trade, energy and oil, and attended by Iraqi businessmen and investors residing in Jordan.

"The meeting discussed the mechanisms required to facilitate the reality of investments in Jordan and Iraq, especially that there are more than 18 billion dollars of Iraqi funds invested in Jordan. The meeting also discussed the problems and obstacles facing investors and businessmen and the possibility of overcoming them.

"The Iraqi and Jordanian sides discussed during the joint meeting the economic and investment opportunities available in Iraq and facilitate the proposed procedures in this context," the statement said.