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Iraq elects new speaker as army attempts to retake Tikrit

speaker of the house Tuesday. Iraq’s parliament has elected Salim al-Juburi as speaker of the house in Iraq’s new government, AFP reports. After two failed attempts, al-Juburi won ... Main headlines, Iraq) Iraq’s parliament has elected Salim al-Juburi as speaker of the house ...

15/07/2014 - 13:33 - comment 0

Iraq’s foreign currency reserves hit some $58 billion

Iraq’s parliament approved an $82.6 billion budget for 2011 in February, based on an average oil price ... Iraq’s foreign currency reserves have risen to close ... official said. Iraq’s foreign currency reserves have risen to close to $58 ...

12/09/2011 - 07:37 - comment 0

Iraqi economy improves but still long way to go

Economically speaking, Iraq’s economy is starting to look pretty good. However, it is unclear if Iraqi citizens are benefiting from Iraq’s economic growth. Economically speaking, Iraq’s economy is starting to look pretty good.  Its stock market grew over 25% ...

04/05/2011 - 12:02 - comment 0

Iraq’s Deputy Premier meets Belgian parliament member

Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz received ... Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz received Patrick Morio, Secretary of international relations ... of enhancing efforts in Belgian public opinion and Parliament to put an end to the Iraqis’ suffering ...

18/05/2010 - 16:49 - comment 0

Iraq’s economy needs greater regionalism

regime, Iraq’s economy is still in flux. Iraq’s parliament reconvened last week ... Trade, Featured Articles, Iraq) Iraq’s parliament reconvened last week after the Iraqiyya bloc ... budget discussions and what they reveal about Iraq’s federalism and the ongoing economic tensions ...

07/02/2012 - 09:40 - comment 0

Kurds in Iraq’s Nineveh province threaten to secede

Kurds in Iraq’s northern Nineveh province threatened ... Kurds in Iraq’s northern Nineveh province threatened Sunday to divide the province in two over a dispute ... homeland and want them as part of Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan.  Kurds make hold 16 of 37 seats ...

16/05/2010 - 17:47 - comment 0

Kurds retake strategic mountain from IS

miles) south of the militant-held city of Mosul, is one of the few places in Iraq’s northern province ... of Mosul, is one of the few places in Iraq’s northern province ... of the Kurdish Parliament Peshmerga Committee, told Press TV. The Iraqi and Kurdish Peshmerga plan ...

07/09/2014 - 06:51 - comment 0

Who is Haider al-Abadi, Iraq's next potential prime minister?

al-Maliki as Iraq’s next prime minister is a British-educated engineer who is expected to be more ... statements by Abadi on Iraq’s domestic political scene, amid an offensive by ISIS militants and allied ... for locking horns with the U.S. occupation authority, particularly over the issue of Iraq’s national ...

12/08/2014 - 09:47 - comment 0

ISIS tries to win over Mosul residents with cheap gas and water

to win over the residents of Iraq’s second city, Mosul, by offering them greater security and cheap power ... over the residents of Iraq’s second city, Mosul, by offering them greater security and cheap power ... Head of the Kurdistan Parliament’s Human Rights Committee, said that a “large” number of Mosul ...

17/06/2014 - 13:37 - comment 0

Turning around Iraq’s oil sector

Years of conflict have left Iraq’s oil infrastructure crippled. However, as Iraq’s approved $37 ... and gas fields to avoid importing petrol and diesel. “Projects would raise Iraq’s capacity to transform crude into fuels by 900,000 barrels a day,” said Abdul Kareem Luaibi, Iraq’s deputy oil minister. ...

26/09/2011 - 14:32 - comment 0