INA - NINEVEH
Nineveh Province reopened the Old Iron Bridge between al-Hadar District and Mosul.
“al-Saad Engineering Co and in cooperation with the Directorate of Nineveh Roads and Bridges were able to rebuild and rehabilitate the Old Iron Bridge after two years of being closed,” said Nineveh Governor, Nawfal al-Agub to INA.
He also added that this bridge needed 6 months to be reconstructed.
Al-Agub also explained that reopening this bridge will help to reduce the traffics between these two areas.
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.
Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi received on Wednesday the chief executive of the British Petroleum Group, Bob Dudley, who expressed the company's desire to work in Iraq and his admiration for plans to stabilize and develop the economy.
Iraq's representative to the United Nations Mohammad Bahr al-Ulum said the government's success in providing salaries for all employees in 2019, including Peshmerga fighters.
Kuwait's ambassador to the United Nations, Ambassador Mansour al-Otaibi, reiterated Wednesday his country's full support for Iraq.