Posts Tagged ‘Nouri al-Maliki’

Erbil – the birth of spring .. Baghdad and Erbil reached a joint decision to spend deposit money Kurdish oil exports account for Iraq in the United States instead of depositing them in the bank Turkish government, contrary to Ankara’s insistence on deposit in the Bank of Turkish government.

The Anatolia news agency that Baghdad and Erbil Atngueta to deposit the proceeds in the Kurdish oil exports account opened in a bank JP Morgan in the United States, in spite of Ankara’s insistence on depositing money in a bank Halk Bank of the Turkish government. (more…)


Despite the passage of more than three years on the signing of the strategic framework agreement between Iraq and the United States, observers noted that the U.S. side seems not serious in implementing the terms of this Agreement as soon as that leaves a clear impact on the Iraqi scene.

Political analyst Amir al-Saadi said the U.S. side is slow in implementation of the terms of the agreement, especially in the field of armaments, but he progresses good steps in the field of education and scientific exchange and fellowship, which left the impression that the U.S. government is not serious in achieving all of its provisions. (more…)

25/12/2013 17:56:00

Baghdad (NINA) – Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, agreed on settling all outstanding issues between the Region and the Center.

Informed source told NINA on Wednesday, Dec. 25, that Maliki met with Nechirvan Barzani discussing outstanding issues between the Region and the Center; and they have agreed on general settlement. (more…)

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, said his government made ​​strides in the development of the agricultural sector and support workers in this field, and was able to get closer to achieving self-sufficiency through the cultivation and harvesting of some of the major crops in the country.

Maliki said in a speech during the opening of the union laborers and agricultural cooperative Arabs held in Baghdad that “Iraq, which was exported agricultural products turned into the first importer of all kinds of crops.” (more…)

11-12-2013 08:19 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). Commission on the economy and investment, the importance of global banks to open branches in Iraq to create a competitive atmosphere among local and foreign banks to provide better banking services.

The Rapporteur of the Committee, said MP/Kurdish Alliance/mahma Khalil (News Agency): the Iraqi banking sector is still lagging behind developments in global banks, therefore bringing global banks discreet to open branches in Iraq will work primarily to broadcast culture and identify the most important technologies involved in banking, which will spur local banks to develop their work. (more…)

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Stressed the importance of increased security cooperation, economic and political

marked by official visits made ​​by the Prime Minister recently, many of the pros, which is able to bring Iraq back to normal in the international map, especially as the objective of such visits, according to parliamentarians, is the activation of many aspects of economic, political and security, which is able to have tremendous benefits for the country, as well as the ability to remove the misconceptions about Iraq, which is seeking several actors to consolidate intentionally. (more…)

02/12/2013 15:37

Banks entered the global and Arabic, despite the circumstances to the Iraqi market to invest and operate Pkuadrha local, Arab and foreign, as it was unable to security incidents experienced by the country of suspended life, but escalated the opening of these banks, whether in Baghdad or the provinces, which led to a boom in economic activity and easy movement capital to invest. (more…)

2/12/2013 0:00

said Kuwaiti Information Minister Salman Al-Sabah said relations, Iraq – Kuwait is witnessing progress day after day with a sincere intentions of both countries.

added Al-Hamoud said in a statement the “morning” on the sidelines of the Arab Economic Summit – African which was held in Kuwait last week, that “Kuwait leadership and people seeking a special relationship with Iraq is a neighboring country and important in the region, and strive to push cooperation forward.” (more…)

2/12/2013 0:00

Baghdad Al-Sabah
reiterated Kuwait’s real desire to build close ties with Iraq, built on the basis of common interests, especially after the tireless efforts made ​​by the leaders of the two countries in this regard, and aiming to eliminate the effects of past, left by the policies of the Baath buried.

said Kuwaiti Information Minister Salman Al-Hamoud’s (morning): The relations between the two neighbors witnessed remarkable progress at various levels, taking advantage of the goodwill sincere expressed by the leaders of Iraq and Kuwait on several occasions. (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-11-29 at 3.42.07 PMMaliki: Open Branch President for Standard Chartered Bank in Baghdad message that Iraq is not isolated from the world

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki opened the branch president for Standard Chartered Bank in Baghdad, “a message that Iraq is not isolated from the world.”

He said in a speech during the opening of the branch “We stand today in front of a turning point in the economic field through the entry of international banks in Iraq, and we have a desire to advance the process of construction and reconstruction that require banking operations successful.” (more…)

28/11/2013 | 08:14 PM | Gulf News

BAGHDAD, Nov 28 (KUNA) — Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki asserted Thursday the importance of working to overcome the challenges of the past, normalize relations between Kuwait and Iraq, and start of joint development and construction projects.

Al-Maliki made the statement during his meeting with Kuwait new ambassador to Iraq Ghassan Al-Zowawi. (more…)

27/11/2013 – 18:38

stressed the Iraqi Central Bank, on Wednesday, the need to open all the foreign banks branches in Baghdad first, calling Bank Standard Jartrd British to be done qualitatively different from the rest of the foreign banks, as he emphasized the need for Iraq to change the mechanisms of action of banking it. (more…)

28.11.2013 3:19 p.m.

Welcomed Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, on Thursday, to establish strategic relations with Kuwait and overcome the effects of the past between the two countries, and stressed that these relations will promote the idea of ​​moderation in the region, while Kuwait expressed its desire to develop relations between the two countries in various fields. ”

Maliki said in a statement received (range Press) a copy of it, during a meeting with Kuwaiti Ambassador to Iraq’s new Ghassan Al-Zawawi, said that “it is important to work to overcome the stage of removing the effects of the past and the normalization of relations between the two countries and the starting stage of development and construction in the joint ventures.” (more…)

BAGHDAD – Iraq Press – November 21 / November: detecting the civil governor Former Iraq Paul Bremer that “Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki asked during his recent visit to Washington to send ground troops U.S. back to Iraq after pleading not control the situation in his country, noting that the administration U.S. and promised to study the matter.

Bremer said during an interview televised pursued / Iraq Press /, “The relations between the United States and Iraq is not at the required level, and that the blame lies on both sides,” adding that “President Barack Obama committed a grave mistake when they withdraw all U.S. troops from Iraq two years ago” . (more…)


Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, on Saturday, that Iraq is an investment opportunity largest in the world due to “sabotage all its facilities and infrastructure,” and criticized the Iraqi Council of Representatives “for refusing to vote on the law of economic reform”, as expressed astonishment of “insulting the government rather than praise its achievements”, he called on citizens to rationalization of energy consumption. (more…)

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Through the sponsorship of the Business Forum and the Iraqi investment – British

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki that Iraq possesses investment program and wide in all economic sectors, indicating that the country’s policy to increase oil production comes in response to the requirements of development under the possession of the elements of economic advancement. (more…)

12-11-2013 03:11 PM

Baghdad (news) .. Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki during a meeting with the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Shell Oil, Peter Voser ready the Iraqi government to support companies operating in Iraq, including the shell so that they can complete their projects as soon as possible. (more…)

Saturday, October 09, 2 / November 2013 10:50

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki for the U.S. to re-mediated normalization of relations between Iraq and Saudi Arabia.

Maliki said in an interview televised seen him and all of Iraq [where] “There is a role of mediation U.S. to restore relations between the two countries,” Yes they are doing now, this role has been tried before, “adding,” They [the officials Saudis] if they want to change direction and establish a level playing field and good neighborliness and common interests enjoy and stay easy and I’m ready to officials received them or to visit Saudi Arabia to end this dispute. ” (more…)

U.S. sees a specialist on Iraq, Michael Knights It optimistic than pessimistic, asserting that “Iraq’s long tunnel, it will be at the end of the light.”

The Knights, an expert at the Washington Institute for the Near East, said that “after 20 years, I think that Iraq would be out of the current ordeal, and will be a leading country, tolerant and open.”

He said that “a lot of media images about the problems of Iraq where exaggerations: many killings, but less than it was. Well, murder is not in Iraq alone.” (more…)

Haider Ali Jawad – 11/07/2013
Saw the official spokesman for “Iraqi National Accord Movement” led by former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi to talk about re-nominate the President of the current government Nuri al-Maliki for a third term: “a blow to the foundations of democracy fragile, and does not help to support the stability which is a political consensus and one of the most important Mrtkzach, puts the frenzied quest to arm the army at this time, questionable and dubious. ”


05/11/2013 – 17:07

was Vice President, for his country’s welcome to pass Iraq’s election law, saying that the consensus that happened today showed the power of democratic institutions in Iraq, praising led by Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and parliament speaker Osama al-Nujaifi and Kurdish regional President Massoud Barzani.

said Joseph Biden In a statement posted on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, seen by “Alsumaria News”, “The United States welcomes passes the law governing parliamentary elections, the Iraqi Council of Representatives,” adding that the issuance of this law is “the result of several weeks of negotiation and compromise among all political blocs Home in Iraq. ” (more…)

Obama after his meeting with al-Maliki: You must feel Sunnis, Shiites and Kurds that they have a voice in government

WASHINGTON – Iraq Press – 2 November to November: President Barack Obama after meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said he encouraged to speed up the adoption of an election law in Iraq and added that the elections should take place as scheduled. (more…)

Members of Congress warn Obama: Maliki drag Iraq into civil war

The New York Times revealed in a report followed the “Twilight News”, a group of members of the U.S. Congress sent a warning message to President Barack Obama that “mismanagement Maliki to Iraqis led to the deterioration of the situation there has been the country into civil war.”

The Nuri al-Maliki, who will meet with Obama on Friday, has hinted that he will ask Washington to send sophisticated types of weapons until the Iraqi government can fight as an organization al-Qaeda militants. (more…)

30-10-2013 11:33 AM
Baghdad (news) .. Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to the capital of the United States and Washington on an official visit lasting five days. An informed source (of the Agency news): that al-Maliki arrived in Washington at the head of a government delegation, noting that he would meet with Vice President Joseph Biden. (more…)

Allawi And Barzani And Najafi In Washington By Al-Maliki
On October 21, 2013

BAGHDAD / News Network Iraq – visiting head of the coalition in Iraq, Iyad Allawi, Washington, DC, in response to a formal invitation to him, to discuss the situation in Iraq and the region. According to a source familiar with the “Allawi is visiting Washington in response to an official invitation addressed to him from U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden to discuss the situation in Iraq and the region . (more…)

Allawi “is visiting America for treatment of an old knee injury”?!

Expressed close to the Iraqi leader surprised at the statements that addressed some of the media for that Ayad Allawi’s visit to Washington, an official came to meet the U.S. government’s invitation.

Indicating that Allawi, currently lying in a U.S. hospital for treatment of an old knee injury. (more…)

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Previous meeting between Obama and Maliki

06:41 PM

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki beginning of the twenty-ninth of the month visit to the United States in response to an official invitation from U.S. Vice President Joe Biden.

The Information Office of the Prime Minister in a press statement: “The al-Maliki will be held during the visit, meetings with U.S. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden and senior officials in the United States, focused on ways to strengthen the ties of friendship and partnership in the light of the strategic framework agreement between the two countries.”

And added: “It is scheduled to address the talks are also ongoing developments in the region, particularly the Syrian crisis, and the prospects of cooperation between the two sides to install regional security and stability.”

also will deliver Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, a lecture on the situation in Iraq and the region in one of the U.S. research centers.

14/10/2013 09:20:00
BAGHDAD / NINA / A source, close to Prime Minister Nuri al – Maliki, said: “Al-Maliki will visit Washington at October 25, at an official invitation from U.S. President Barack Obama.” (more…)

Commission endorses the timetable for parliamentary elections 2014
Monday, October 14 1 / Okrudolf 2013 15:30

Board of Commissioners approved the Electoral Commission for elections on Monday, on your schedule the election of the Iraqi Council of Representatives 2014.

It is said that Parliament had failed in the last session has to vote on the election law, which has seen several differences between the blocs, including determining denominator electoral and determine compensatory seats and quotas and other paragraphs of the law, has been postponed special meeting to vote on the law to 22 of the current month, while the parliament decided parliamentary elections as scheduled constitutionally but not exceeding 30 April 2014. (more…)


spare Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki doubt certainty when he announced his intention to explicitly run for a third term as prime minister amid strong opposition from his opponent within the National Alliance Sadrists and the Iraqi List, outside of this alliance. Maliki said in a televised statement on Thursday evening that «if the people wanted and we have the largest parliamentary bloc as a law within the National Alliance will nominate myself for a third term.

While supported al-Maliki for a change in the positions of sovereign Supreme (Presidency of the Republic and the Cabinet and Parliament) in case I got alliances between the political blocs cross-ethnic and sectarian it was considered that «the prime minister in case you did not get those variables will remain decisive for the component Shiite». (more…)