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World Bank says ready to support KRG’s economy


The World Bank has expressed support toward efforts by Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to boost the economy in the region.

During a meeting in Erbil on Wednesday with Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani, the delegation from WB, headed by Executive Director and Dean of the Board of Executive Directors Mirza Hussein Hassan hailed KRG's success in dealing with the economic crisis faced by the region over the past few years, reiterating their support for further reforms through funded projects.

The delegation and PM Barzani also discussed the latest economic development, the Erbil's share from the Iraqi budget bill, as well as the Erbil-Baghdad relations.

They also highlighted the significance of the role of private sector in developing the economy. The Kurdish PM showed his government's readiness to show support in this regard.

Last Modified: Thursday، 31 January 2019 10:38 AM