Minister of Finance: Iraq needs British expertise in the development of banking
Editorial Date: 2019/4/16 20:48 • 123 times read
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and Minister of Finance, Fouad Hussein, stressed that Iraq needs British expertise in the development of banking.
A statement issued by his office received the news agency "Euphrates News" that Hussein "met in Baghdad, Liam Fox, Secretary of State for International Trade British, and during the meeting exchanged views on mechanisms to strengthen trade and economic relations between Iraq and Britain.
Fox expressed "the desire of British companies to come and work in Iraq and benefit from investment opportunities in various sectors, especially in the development of the banking sector."
For his part, welcomed the Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs, "all investors and companies wishing to enter the Iraqi labor market, and that Iraq needs British expertise in the development of banking, especially Rafidain and Rashid and real partnerships to improve the level of services provided to citizens."
The two sides agreed on "the need to create an attractive and safe working environment to encourage investment and investors."
The British official renewed his government's support for the Iraqi government to contribute to the development and revitalization of the Iraqi economy."