Daily Archives: November 4, 2018

Rough seas continue, NCM warns

ABU DHABI, The National Centre of Meteorology, NCM, has issued a warning, calling on seafarers to take precaution while out at sea until 08:00 on Monday, 5th November.

In a statement, the NCM said fresh easterly and southeasterly winds will …

President of the Republic called on South Korean companies to invest in Iraq

BAGHDAD, President Barham Saleh called on South Korean companies to invest in Iraq and actively participate in its reconstruction.

” Saleh stressed, during a meeting with Korean Ambassador to Iraq Song Wong-yup, the importance of the relations between Iraq and …

Pompeo: Re-imposition of sanctions aimed at the regime and not the Iranian people

BAGHDAD, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said sanctions against Iran would be aimed at the regime in Tehran, not the Iranian people.

“On November 5, we will impose harsh sanctions on the regime in Iran,” Pompeo said in a …

Next week … China’s Xinhwa Oil and Iraq’s Sumo agree on the annual crude oil supply project next year

Baghdad, China’s state-owned Xinhwa Oil Corp. is preparing to sign a preliminary agreement involving a proposed joint venture with Iraq’s oil marketing company Sumo for the 2019 crude oil supply in Shanghai next week.

The deal will be part of …

Tauran calls for guaranteeing the rights of the Turkmen regions in the federal budget and calls for increasing the allocations of Kirkuk

KIRKUK,Former MP of the province of Kirkuk Hassan Tauran called for guaranteeing the rights of the Turkmen regions in the federal budget law of 2019.

“The current challenge is the reconstruction of the liberated areas of the Turkmen region, calling …

PUK bloc in the Parliament renewed its demand to receive a ministerial portfolio from the government of Abdul Mahdi

Sulaymaniyah, The Patriotic Union bloc in the House of Representatives reaffirmed that the PUK will continue its efforts to receive a ministerial portfolio in the new government formation headed by Abdul Mahdi.

Head of the Union bloc in the Parliament …