Posted 23 May 2012 - 05:10 AM
World Bank puts his plan to run Iraq's economic affairs for the next 4 years
Baghdad: JD said the World Bank prepared a plan for the next four years with regard to economic affairs of Iraq, and will identify areas of cooperation according to the priorities of the Iraqi government. This came during a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Nouri Shaways Roژ in Baghdad today / Tuesday, Mr. Hadi Arab Regional Director of the World Bank and the delegation accompanying him. During the meeting, addressed to the areas of joint cooperation between the ministries and Iraqi governmental institutions and the World Bank in the service sectors, financial and economic. He reviewed the Deputy Prime Minister's priorities and needs of government institutions and the areas to benefit from the experience of the Bank and outlined the economic policies and reform adopted by the Iraqi government and the obstacles that accompany the implementation. He pointed out that the Arab Bank in the process of preparing his plan for the next four years will identify areas of cooperation by the Iraqi government and the priorities will be supported in skills development and government capacity and exchange of experiences. This meeting was attended by Mary Helen's Special Envoy to the World Bank and a number of members of the Bank as well as Director of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister and Director-General Secretariat of the International Partnership and the Economic Commission.
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