Al-Maliki called on Parliament to speed up the ratification law of the Ministry of communications
Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki Monday, House to expedite the ratification law of the Ministry of communications, as well as invest Iraq strategic location linking international communication tariffs should be reduced to make it available to all citizens.
Al-Maliki said in a statement after talks with communication Minister turhan Mufti Agency and senior Ministry officials, and received "alsumaria news", a copy of the "Ministry of communications is one of the most important ministries because of work related to SOA and aspects in addition to economic aspects of security", calling on deputies to "accelerate the ratification law of the Ministry of communications.
He called Al-Maliki to "invest Iraq strategic location linking international is featuring an exceptional location in this area", stressing the need "to promote the work of the Ministry of communications and infrastructure development and citizen service through new communications networks and encourage investment in telecommunications".
Al-Maliki discussed with Minister of communications agency "encourage investment in this sector was not incompatible with the aspects relating to information security both for the State and citizens, and emphasized the need to reduce communication tariffs to make them available to all citizens".
The Ministry of communications said last year 2011, closely linking Iraq to the world bkablwat freedom Te stretch under the waters of the Arabian Gulf, arguing that Iraq could be by virtue of its geographical location as an international corridor linking East and West bkablwat.
She won three mobile companies in August 2007, the opportunity to work in Iraq, Zain Kuwait, work is concentrated in the Centre and South, and "asiacell, Iraqi Gulf company, operating in most parts of Iraq," Cork "in Kurdistan and owned by Iraqi businessmen as a response.
The telecommunications sector in Iraq was to collapse in 2003 following the invasion by US forces, such as the country bombed dozens of sites and buildings of the Ministry of communications in Baghdad and other governorates, the military communications and security systems have relied on enterprises and networks of the Ministry, which has in previous years, the reconstruction of ground facilities and the development of networks but the services are still below the level of ambition.
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