The governor of the Central Bank of Iraq receives the ambassador of the United States of America
November 22, 2022
His Excellency the governor of the Central Bank of Iraq, Mr. Mustafa Ghalib mukheef, received on Tuesday, the ambassador of the United States of America to Iraq, Mrs. Alina Romanowski.
During the meeting, they discussed aspects of bilateral cooperation, the development of work in the Iraqi banking sector and the application of international standards to combat money laundering and terrorist financing. His Excellency said that
the Central Bank of Iraq pays great attention to the development of the banking sector in the country and keeping up with the developments it is witnessing globally, indicating that
we have strengthened our foreign relations with banks around the world to serve the interest of Iraq. He added that
the Central Bank of Iraq faced the economic challenges witnessed in the country by launching a package of measures that contributed to moving the wheel of the Iraqi economy, indicating that
our development initiatives that targeted vital and effective sectors in Iraqi society revived the economy and provided many job opportunities for different segments. In turn, Her Excellency
the ambassador praised the procedures of the Central Bank of Iraq and its cooperation with international bodies and relevant organizations and the modern methods and methods used in its work in terms of electronic technologies as well as keeping pace with the global development in the banking sector.
The meeting was attended by the president of the Iraqi Trade Bank.
Central Bank of Iraq
22-November – 2022