Baghdad - INA
A memorandum of understanding has been prepared between the two sides, which will be signed in Riyadh during the coming visit of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi to the Kingdom, Ghadhban told a joint press conference with Saudi Trade Minister Majid bin Abdullah al-Qasabi. Pointing out that the two sides discussed a number of things, including the private sector of Iraq and Saudi Arabia and the formation of a council of businessmen and the formation of a map or a joint work cell to coordinate between the two sides to follow up on what is agreed upon
In turn, Saudi Trade Minister Majid bin Abdullah al-Qasabi said that Iraq provided 186 investment opportunities for the Saudi delegation noting that it was agreed to form a joint Saudi-Iraqi business council and exchange investment opportunities between the two countries.
Saleh Abdullah, Minister of Industry and Minerals, opened a factory of asphalt coatings in Anbar province, which is considred the first industrial project there after liberating the province, INA's correspondent said.