Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance Dr. Fuad Hussain met on Wednesday the Jordanian Deputy Prime Minister and a number of ministers in charge of economic affairs, with the presence of Iraqi and Jordanian Central Banks Governors, and the Iraqi Ambassador in Jordan.
Ina correspondent reported: “It was agreed in the meeting to open the crossings between Iraq and Jordan early next year, and a large cooperation between Iraqi Airways and Jordanian Airlines is expected”. He added: “efforts are under way to solve the issue of Visa; noting the importance of investment and cooperation between the two countries, that the Free Zone is one of the most important elements to promote investment between them. The meeting also discussed cooperation in the issue of Electricity”.
The Prime Minister stressed the need to increase electricity production and stability during the coming summer and to fulfill the ministry's commitments to improve the electrical system.
Members of the Iraqi parliamentary delegation participate in the meetings of the permanent parliamentary committees in the Arab parliament on Monday.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi received on Thursday the head of Kurdistan Regional Government Nijervan Barzani.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi declared his rejection of use the Iraqi territory by any country against another country.