KRG Poland News
  • Kurdish documentary was shown at the Kraków Film Festiwal

    On May 30 and June 2 in the Małopolska Garden of Art were held screenings of the Kurdish documentary “Laboratory no 2” within the frame of Krakow Film Festiwal. The documentary by Aware Omer and Idris Abdi took part in short film competition.

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  • Presidents of the Nawroz University and The Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin signed cooperation agreement.

    The president of UMCS University in Lublin professor Radosław Dobrowolski hosted at the university president of Nawroz University professor Abdulwahab Khalid Mosa who was accompanied by KRG representative in Poland Ziyad Raoof.

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  • Ziyad Raoof at the official opening of World Urban Forum in Katowice

    KRG Representative in Poland took part in the opening session of 11th edition of the UN World Urban Forum. The event lasted from 26 to 30 June was attended by more than 20,000 delegates from all over the world: presidents, heads of international organizations, ministers, presidents of cities, scientists and urban activists.

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  • KRG Representative in Poland gave a speech at the International Asian Congress

    On May 19, the opening panel of the International Asian Congress was held. KRG Representative in Poland Ziyad Raoof was one of the panelist along with important guests: deputy marshal of Kujawsko-Pomorskie voivodeship, mayor of Toruń, representatives of Polish ministry of foreign affairs and ministry of education and diplomatic corps: ambassadors of Thailand, Malaysia, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Azerbaijan, and Indonesia, first secretary of Iraqi Embassy, consuls of India, Kazakhstan and Palestine. Among representatives of diplomatic corps ambassador of Thailand- honorary guest of this edition- took the floor as first.

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Kurdistan News
  • KRG Prime Minister visited United Kingdom.

    On April 19-20, 2022, Prime Minister Masrour Barzani paid a visit to Great Britain. The first point of the visit was a meeting with UK PM Boris Johnson. Political situation in Kurdistan Region and Iraq as well as Kurdish-British trade cooperation were topics of the meeting. Read more

  • Prime Minister Masrour Barzani visited United Arab Emirates

    In March 2022 KRG Prime Minister visited United Arab Emirates. Masrour Barzani attended two international conferences in UAE: World Government Summit and Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum. Read more

  • KRG Delegation on Munich Security Conference

    On February 19-21, 2022, KRG delegation headed by president Nechirvan Barzani and Prime Minister Masrour Barzani took part in the international conference in Munich. Read more

  • Lithuanian minister of foreign affairs visited Kurdistan Region

    On January 17, 2022, Lithuanian minister of foreign affairs Gabielius Landsbergis visited Kurdistan Region. He met with president Nechirvan Barzani and with Head of KRG DFR, minister Safeen Dizayee. Read more

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    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