KRG Poland News
  • Meeting with KRG Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research

    During the visit in Kurdistan Region, Ziyad Raoof KRG Representative in Poland had a meeting in Erbil with Dr. Aram Mohammed Qadir – KRG minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Ziyad Raoof and Dr. Aram Mohammed Qadir discussed Polish-Kurdish scientific cooperation and relations between universities from Poland and Kurdistan Region. They also spoke about list of Polish universities recognized by the ministry. 

     

  • Meeting with KRG Minister of Education

    Ziyad Raoof KRG Representative in Poland met with KRG Minister of Education Alan Hama Saeed, the topics discussed included, among others, Polish-Kurdish cooperation on the reform of vocational education in Kurdistan Region and scholarship programmes, which Kurdish students can benefit from. 

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  • Ziyad Raoof participated in „Kurdish Diplomacy Week”

    On April 12-18, the Representation of the Kurdistan Regional Government in France organized the “Kurdish Diplomacy Week”, on-line talks were held for 7 days with representatives of the KRG Department of Foreign Relations and foreign KRG representatives. On-line meetings were divided into two parts – the first was a live broadcast interview, and the second was a closed webinar for people who previously registered through the KRG France office website.

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  • Association of Global Solidarity increases support for children in refugee camps in Kurdistan Region

    Polish non-governmental organization “Association of Global Solidarity” has just announced continuation and extending program “restore hope- aid to children in Kurdistan”.

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Kurdistan News
  • Iranian minister of foreign affairs visited Kurdistan Region

    Iranian minister of foreign affairs Mohammed Javad Zarif visited Kurdistan Region on April 27. He met with the highest authorities of Kurdistan Region- president Nechirvan Barzani, prime minister Masrour Barzani, deputy PM Qubad Talabani and also with Masoud Barzani.

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  • President of Kurdistan Region visited France

    Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani was received by President Emmanuel Macron of France at the Elysee Palace in Paris on March 30.

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  • Qatar’s Deputy Prime Minister visited Kurdistan Region

    On March, 24, Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received Qatar’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani and his accompanying delegation.

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  • Pope Francis visited Kurdistan Region

    From 5 to 8 March 2021 pope Francis visited Iraq. On Sunday, March 7, he arrived to Kurdistan Region. Pope was welcomed in the morning at Erbil International Airport by the highest KRG authorities. 

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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