KRG Poland News
  • KRG Representative Ziyad Raoof at the European Economic Congress in Katowice

    On April 25, 2022, the Representative of Kurdistan Regional Government in Poland attended European Economic Congress in Katowice. Opening speech at the event was given by PM of Poland Mateusz Morawiecki, in the first panel took part politicians and experts from Poland, Great Britain, Ukraine and Slovakia.

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  • Meeting with Commissioner for Human Rights

    KRG Representative in Poland Ziyad Raoof met with Commissioner for Human Rights prof. Marcin Wiącek and Deputy Commissioner dr Hanna Machińska. The issues of human rights protection related to the migration crisis on the Polish-Belarusian border, as well as the ways of delivering humanitarian aid for people in detention centers and in border areas were discussed. Kurds are currently the largest group of foreigners in detention centers at the territory of Poland.

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  • Meeting with Kurdish students in headquarters of KRG Representation in Poland

    On November 6 KRG Representation in Poland organized meeting for new Kurdish students in Poland and for representatives of Kurdish diaspora in Poland. Kurds living and studying in various parts of Poland had a chance to get to know each other or to maintain contacts.

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  • KRG Representative in Poland had an appointment in Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    KRG Representative in Poland Ziyad Raoof met in the ministry of foreign affairs with Head of the Department of Africa and Middle East- Patrycja Özcan- Karolewska and Deputy Head of Department of Consular Affairs- Beata Brzywczy.

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Kurdistan News
  • Italian minister of foreign affairs visited Kurdistan Region

    On December 23, 2021, Italian foreign minister Luigi Di Maio paid a visit to Kurdistan Region. At the airport in Erbil he was welcomed by head of KRG Department of Foreign Relations Safeen Dizayee, later he met with president of Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani.

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  • Kurdistan Region Prime Minister attended Manama Dialogue

    On November 19-21, 2021, KRG Prime Minister Masrour Barzani attended the international conference in Bahrain „IISS Manama Dialogue 2021”.

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  • Prime Minister Masrour Barzani’s phone call with Polish Prime Minister

    On November 18 KRG Prime Minister Masrour Barzani spoke by phone with Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki to discuss the situation at the border between Poland and Belarus.

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  • French president visited Kurdistan Region

    On August 29, president of France Emmanuel Macron visited Kurdistan Region. After arrival on Erbil Airport he was welcomed by president Nechirvan Barzani. Both presidents held a meeting and later together participated in a press conference. 

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Visit Kurdistan
  • Visit Kurdistan

    Distance between cities

    • Erbil to Slemani – 170 km, approx. three hour drive
    • Erbil to Dohuk – 245 km, approx. three hour drive
    • Dohuk to Slemani – 340 km, approx. five hour drive

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Economy
  • Prime Minister Barzani and Iranian Minister of Trade discuss economic relations

    Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Iran’s Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade, Dr. Mohammad Shariatmadari and his accompanying delegation, which included Iran’s Ambassador to Iraq, Mr. Iraj Masjedi, Tehran’s governor, Mr. Moghimi, Urmia’s governor, Mr. Shahriari, the head of Iraqi and Iranian Trade Development, Mr. Danayi Far and representatives of Chambers of Commerce from several Iranian provinces. The meeting was also attended by Kurdistan Regional Government Deputy Prime Minister, Qubad Talabani.

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  • Prime Minister Barzani receives Saudi delegation

    On July 24, Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received a delegation from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia including President of the Chambers of Commerce of Saudi Arabia Dr. Sami bin Abdullah Al-Obaidi, Saudi Ambassador to Iraq Abdulaziz al-Shammari, Saudi Consul General to the Kurdistan Region Mansour Faisal al-Otaibi and a number of officials and members of Saudi Chambers of Commerce.

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  • Minister Falah Mustafa received United States-Kurdistan Business Council delegation

    Erbil, Kurdistan Region – KRG Foreign Minister Falah Mustafa on December 13, 2016 received representatives of 30 U.S companies, led by the U.S-Kurdistan Business Council (USKBC), to discuss investment opportunities and latest developments. Read more

  • Deputy Prime Minister outlines KRG’s reform initiatives

    Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq – Kurdistan Region Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani outlined his government’s reform initiatives during speech on Monday. Read more