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Shafaq News/ The Ministry of Health of Kurdistan Regional Government announced on Friday the emergence of 29 new cases of Covid-19, including 12 children, in the region's capital "Erbil".The ministry's...
Saudi Arabia has suspended attendance in the buildings of the private and public sector in Jeddah, the Interior Ministry said, amid the coronavirus crisis.
Trump commented on the jobs report of the 13.3% US unemployment rate, saying it is "an affirmation of all the work we've been doing" over the course of his administration,...
US President Donald Trump has highlighted the value of social justice under the law despite race and color, few days after the death of American-African George Floyd who was killed...
Speaker of Parliament Muhammad Al-Halbousi discussed, Thursday, with US Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Toller and ways to support the new government.
The Anti-Terrorism service on Thursday started with specific duties in separate areas of the country, under the direction of the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhmi.
Member of the Finance Committee in the House of Representatives, Haneen Qaddou, warned today, Thursday, of external borrowing, recommending alternative solutions to deal with the crisis.
Shafaq News/ Iraqi forces killed today, Friday, a suicide bomber who attempted to attack farmers in Saladin Governorate, while an ISIS leader was arrested in Nineveh Governorate.A statement released by...
Shafaq News / The Parliamentary Finance Committee announced today, Friday, its position regarding the Iraqi government's resort to external debt to fill the country's budget deficit, considering the internal borrowing...
Shafaq News / The Iraqi ministry of health and Environment declared today, Friday, that 14 fatalities and 1006 new confirmed cases were registered. Those numbers are the highest since the...
Shafaq News/ "Bloomberg" agency quoted today a delegate of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), saying that a preliminary agreement was reached, on Thursday evening, between OPEC+ members,...
Shafaq News / The Ministry of Health in the Kurdistan Region confirmed on Friday two fatalities and 105 new active cases of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.In a statement...
Shafaq News/ The Municipality of Baghdad announced in a statement received by Shafaq news agency, today Friday, the demise of the deputy general manager of Adhamiyah municipality, Adnan Ahmad, after...
By Al-Monitor staff. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Iraq returns to lockdown after surge in coronavirus...
Shafaq News / The Military Intelligence Directorate announced today, Thursday, thwarting a terrorist attack, via a bomb-vehicle, equipped with two missiles, in the governorate of Kirkuk. In a statement received...
Iranian Minister of energy, Reza Ardakyanian, announced on Thursday signing a two-year contract to export electricity to Iraq.The announcement took place during his official visit to Baghdad this Wednesday.In a...
Iran signed an agreement on exports of electricity to neighboring Iraq, covering 2020 and 2021. The two sides signed the agreement during a visit to Baghdad by Iran's Minister of...
Japan prioritizes Iraq's health and recovery from COVID-19 in new contribution The Government of Japan has committed US$2.26 million to support the Government of Iraq's response to the COVID-19 pandemic,...
The Iraqi government says Iraq faces an immediate challenge caused by the decline in oil prices and the impact this has had on the economy and fiscal liquidity. Officials say...
On Monday, 1st June the Iraq Britain Business Council (IBBC) held a well attended Women's Group discussion entitled 'Women in Business: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives' with Ms Samar Thamer...
Iran's Minister of Energy Reza Ardekanian has paid a visit to Iraq for talks on energy cooperation. During his trip to Baghdad, Ardekanian will hold talks with his new Iraqi...
Shafaq News/ Trading data indicated on Wednesday, that the price of Brent oil exceeded the barrier of $ 40 a barrel for the first time since March 6. According to...
Shafaq News / Iraqi Oil Ministry figures revealed on Monday that crude exports for May fell to 3.212 million barrels per day (bdp) from 3.438 million bdp in April. While...
Shafaq News/ Oil prices were little changed on Monday, with the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) considering meeting as soon as this week to discuss whether to extend...
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Despite losing its caliphate and its leader, recent attacks show the militant group has begun to recover amid international disunity Over the last two months, Islamic State has carried out...
In Mosul, sourcing essential medication can be an expensive struggle – but entrepreneur Ameen Hadeed may have found the solution When Ameen Hadeed’s father had heart surgery in 2015, the...
Rise of spy chief to premier comes as Iran struggles to maintain momentum months after killing of powerful general In late February, six weeks after the Iranian general Qassem Suleimani...
News Corp is campaigning full-bore for the US president, with reports of a Wuhan lab ‘intelligence’ dossier being seeded across its empire In liberal democracies, the integrity, impartiality and professionalism...
Intelligence chief Mustafa al-Kadhimi is regarded as being acceptable to both US and Iran Iraqi lawmakers have approved a new prime minister and government after six months without one as...