KRG Poland News
  • Memory of the great friend of Kurdish nation

    On September 30, 2019, after a long illness Kornel Morawiecki died- father of current Polish Prime minister Mateusz Morawiecki. He was important figure in Polish politics. Prominent leader of democratic opposition during communist times, recently he has been member of Polish parliament, with honorary title of “senior marshal” of Polish parliament.

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  • Ziyad Raoof’ statement on the second anniversary of independence referendum in Kurdistan Region

    Exactly two years ago an independence referendum was held in Kurdistan Region. September 2017 was great time of patriotic quickening and common manifesting of national pride. On September 25, 2017 more than 3,000,000 people voted, 92,73% of them voted in favor of independence.

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  • Announcement about new, official facebook profile of KRG Representation in Poland

    Ladies and Gentleman,

    At the beginning of August due to the hack attack we lost the access to our official facebook account „KRG Poland”. We reported the case to the police which conduct the investigation. 

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  • KRG Representative in Poland at the Economic Forum

    Ziyad Raoof KRG Representative in Poland participated in 29th edition of the Economic Forum in Krynica (Poland). It is one of the biggest political and economic conference in East-Central Europe attended by around 4000 guests- prime ministers, ministers, politicians, business leaders, economists, diplomats, journalists, representatives of regional journalists.

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Kurdistan News
  • Russian minister of foreign affairs in Kurdistan Region

    On Monday, October 7, Russian minister of foreign affairs Sergey Lavrov visited Erbil. He met with the highest authorities of Kurdistan Region: president Nechirvan Barzani, prime minister Masrour Barzani and Masoud Barzani. At the meetings there were discussed possibilities of strengthening mutual relations, among others in the field of energy sector. One of the key topics was situation in Rojava. According to the statement from the meeting, Masoud Barzani: “expressed his worries regarding the future of Kurds in Syria to the Russian Foreign Minister and asked that Russia play its role in case of any event or change to prevent further suffering and pain of the Kurdish people in Syria.”

     

  • Indian Vice-Minister for External Affairs visited Kurdistan Region

    Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 16 September 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received Vellamvelly Muraleedharan, Indian Minister of State for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs, and his accompanying delegation.

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  • Polish deputy minister of foreign affairs visited Kurdistan Region

    Delegation from Poland headed by Maciej Lang- deputy minister of foreign affairs paid a visit in Kurdistan Region on July 30, 2019. Maciej Lang met with president Nechirvan Barzani, prime minister Masoud Barzani and Head of DFR Safeen Dezayee.

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  • Nechirvan Barzani Discusses the Developments in the Area with Emmanuel Macron

    President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron expressed his country’s support for the Kurdistan Region, and expressed his delight to see relations between Erbil and Iraq has improved, also the discussion for resolving the issues between the Kurdistan Region and the Federal Government of Iraq is continued.

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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