BAGHDAD / obelisk: The United States of America, on Tuesday, its commitment to support Iraq, indicating that it is working to promote the growth and development of a diversified economy that would create jobs for the growing labor force.
A statement from the U.S. Embassy got "obelisk", a copy of the "minister-counselor for economic affairs at the U.S. Embassy Robin Mattewman participated with senior Iraqi officials and international experts in the opening series" meetings Ttawaijah "for two days to discuss ways to attract private sector investment in Iraq." .
The statement added that "the meeting was opened with a letter from Deputy Prime Minister Rosh Nuri Shaways, followed by remarks from Vice-President of the Economic and Investment in the House of Representatives Mohammed Salman al-Saadi and head of the Advisory Council to the Prime Minister Thamer Ghadban and Chairman of the National Investment Commission, Sami al-Araji."
For its part, said Mattewman in her speech at the opening session that "the United States is committed to supporting Iraq, as it works to promote the growth and development of a diversified economy that would create jobs for the workforce growing," indicating that "Iraq is facing enormous challenges, but we see every day that the Iraqis in government and society are trying to overcome these challenges and move the country forward. "
She continued, "We know that you've huge efforts to work on Astratejtm on investment, and a partnership of the public sector and private contracts, housing, and calls for the National Development Plan in Iraq projects private sector investment in the amount of 75 billion dollars, and the key to achieving this goal is to create an environment that allows for private investors Special - from local and foreign - to respond to market opportunities. "
Mattewman and concluded by stating, "We hope that these meetings will help Iraq achieve its objectives through harnessing the power of the market economy."
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