President of the Republic confirms Iraq's desire to cooperate optimally with the World Bank

President of the Republic Barham Salih, Iraq's desire for optimal cooperation with the World Bank.

"Saleh received at the Peace Palace on Tuesday a delegation of the World Bank headed by the Executive Director and the Dean of the Board of the Bank Group Marza Hassan and his accompanying delegation," a presidential statement said.

Saleh expressed "Iraq's desire to cooperate best with the World Bank in various fields to achieve prosperity and progress of the country, pointing to the need to promote employment and investment in the field of projects and economic and social development."

He praised "the support provided by the World Bank to Iraq to create an effective partnership with the Iraqi financial institutions through increasing the areas of investment best resources and energies

For his part, the head of the delegation of the World Bank to support the Iraqi economy, expressing the desire to broaden the horizon of cooperation in all areas.