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The New Iraq: 2014 Discovering Business

This world location news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The British Embassy Baghdad is delighted to bring you the latest major new guide to business in Iraq.Published by Allurentis, in association with Iraq’s National Investment Commission (NIC) and UK Trade & Investment (UKTI), the fifth edition in the annual New Iraq series.

– The New Iraq: 2014 Discovering Business – contains a wealth of case studies, commentary and data; it’s 136 pages of essential reading for everyone with an interest in the redevelopment of Iraq.

And as Dr. Sami Al-Araji, Chairman of the National Investment Commission, says in the introduction: “Iraq has managed to overcome daunting challenges, to experience sustained economic expansion since 2010, with 8.4% GDP growth in 2012 and further expansion of 9% in 2013. 2014 will be the year of investment in Iraq.“

And the British Ambassador to Iraq Simon Collis says: “There are significant challenges in this market, and in many cases these risks can be mitigated. UK firms have never been so well supported to identify, win and deliver meaningful business opportunities here.”

Please click here to view or download the full document: The New Iraq: 2014 Discovering Business