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President Nechirvan Barzani Meets with the Ambassador of Qatar to Iraq

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 29 September 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received the Ambassador Khaled Hamad Al-Sulaiti of Qatar in Iraq. President Barzani reaffirmed Kurdistan’s readiness to strengthen relations with Qatar and extended support for facilitating Qatari investments in the Kurdistan Region. Both sides discussed the political and economicsituation of Iraq and the Kurdistan Region, as well […]

Prime Minister Masrour Barzani Meets with the Commander of the Special Operations Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani today received Major General Eric T. Hill, Special Operations Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve Commander in Iraq and Syria. Prime Minister Barzani discussed the ongoing threat of the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the challenge it presents to displaced families wishing to […]

KRG Agrees Actions on Intellectual Property, Support for Farmers and Border Security

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani today chaired a meeting of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), reaching key decisions on important domestic issues. The KRG agreed that it would update and fully implement legislation on intellectual property, protecting the Kurdistan Region’s entrepreneurs, academics and businesses from infringement. A legal committee will […]

President Barzani Meets Top US Diplomat in Iraq

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 18 September 2019 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with the United States Ambassador to Iraq, Matthew Tueller. Latest political developments in Iraq, including talks between Erbil and Baghdad to address outstanding issues, were discussed in the meeting. President Barzani and the U.S. ambassador stressed the need for continued efforts to resolve […]

Iraqi and Kurdistan Region Presidents Discusses Erbil-Baghdad Relations

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 17 September 2019 Iraqi President Barham Salih and the President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani stressed on further strengthening relations between Erbil and Baghdad and continued efforts to address outstanding issues in accordance with the Constitution of Iraq. The two leaders discussed pressing issues between the federal Government and the Kurdistan […]

The Head of DFR, Minister Safeen Dizayee meet with the Spanish Ambassador to Iraq, Juan José Stemmann

The Head of DFR, Minister Safeen Dizayee meet with the Spanish Ambassador to Iraq, Juan José Stemmann. The Ambassador Stemmann  congratulated Minister Dizayee on his appointment and wished him success in his duty and expressed his support to KRG plans. Both sides discussed economical and cultural cooperation between Spain and Kurdistan region of Iraq and the […]

President Barzani: Iraq and Kurdistan Need More Foreign Investment

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 12 September 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani stressed the importance of attracting more foreign investment to Iraq and the Kurdistan Region. In a meeting with Iraqi Minister of Planning Nuri Sabah Al-Dulaimi, President Barzani highlighted the need for sound policies and effective plans for attracting and managing foreign […]

Prime Minister Barzani chairs meeting to discuss government priorities

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani today chaired a meeting of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to discuss a range of key priorities. The meeting approved an essential overhaul of the Kurdistan Region’s taxation system and agreed further actions regarding the KRG’s engagement with the federal government of Iraq. The meeting […]

Prime Minister Masrour Barzani receives Iraq’s Minister of Planning

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani today received the Minister of Planning for Iraq, Nouri Sabah al-Dulaimi. During the meeting, Prime Minister Barzani and the Minister agreed that improved relations between Erbil and Baghdad have opened a path to constructive dialogue. Prime Minister Barzani emphasised that talks with the Baghdad government […]