INA - BAGHDAD
Minister of Planning Nori al-Dulaimi announced upon establishing the Strategic Planning Forum in Iraq.
This came during his proceeding of the first meeting to the forum in the ministry where Iraqi experts and university professors, as well as few general managers of the ministry, have participated in the meeting.
“The goal behind this forum is to find real solutions that are applicable and weighs the Iraqi expertise in addition to the goal of having the Iraqi international relations to contribute in this forum too. This will also help to improve the services for Iraqis,” said al-Dulaimi.
He also explained that the participation in this forum is open to all the local, regional and international expertise and that everybody will help in providing real and useful solutions.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi agreed Saturday to strengthen relations and cooperation between the two countries.
President of the Republic Barham Salih received on Saturday a cable of condolence from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the tragedy of the sinking of the ferry in the Tigris River in the city of Mosul.