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Industry minister arrives in Cairo for mineral resources conference

Iraqi Minister of Industry Saleh Abdullah Ahmed
 Iraqi Minister of Industry Saleh Abdullah Ahmed arrived in Cairo on Sunday to participate in the 15th Arab International Conference on Mineral Resources, due to take place on Monday, chaired by Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Wealth Tarek el Molla.

The conference, to be held under the slogan "Mining Investment and Economic Development in the Arab World", will be attended by a number of Arab ministers of mineral wealth and senior officials in Arab institutions and organizations.

The conference is held every two years in one of the Arab states.