development

Dubai Industrial Strategy

Dubai Industrial Strategy

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid has approved Dubai Industrial Strategy that aims to make Dubai a home for innovators for industrial production.

United Arab Emirates
28 Jun 2016

Democracy & Economic Development in the Kurdistan Region

Democracy & Economic Development in the Kurdistan Region

It would be safe to say that there exists a strong international consensus as to the benefits of democracy, meaning that talking about the negative aspects of the introduction of democratic politics to...

Kurdistan Region
29 Sep 2015

KRG Worldwide

KRG Worldwide

The KRG’s dynamic foreign relations are crucial and integral components of the Kurdistan Region’s economic and social development. The DFR’s foremost objectives are to raise the global profile of...

Kurdistan Region
26 Feb 2015

Forging Ties Globally

Forging Ties Globally

Despite the challenges the Kurdistan Region faced in 2014, the KRG has not retreated from its main goals– improving security in the Region and forging strong diplomatic and economic ties globally.

Kurdistan Region
25 Feb 2015

Leading the Way

Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister, KRG

Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani explains the KRG's economic performance, why investors should choose Kurdistan as a business destination, and the key...

Kurdistan Region
23 Feb 2015 - Erbil

Trust Us

Jamal Asfour, CEO, Asia Insurance

Jamal Asfour speaks with IIG about Asia Insurance’s growth since 2012 and outlines urgently needed reforms for Kurdistan’s growing insurance sector.

Kurdistan Region
23 Feb 2015 - Erbil

Educational Edge

Robert Ritchie, Director, Professional Development Institute -  AUIS

Robert Ritchie speaks to IIG about the growing demand for professional development training and education in the Kurdistan Region, and how PDI’s MBA...

Kurdistan Region
27 Aug 2014 - Erbil

Addressing New Developments

Dean Michael, Chairman & CEO, Atconz Group

Dean Michael speaks to IIG regarding Atconz’s massive ambitions and developments in the Kurdistan Region, as well as the challenges and opportunities...

Kurdistan Region
23 Aug 2014 - Erbil

Quality - A Rising Trend

Mario Al-Jebouri, Chairman, IKG Property

Mario Al-Jebouri speaks to IIG about the quickly changing dynamics present in the Kurdistan Region’s real estate sector, its current challenges, and...

Kurdistan Region
22 Aug 2014 - Erbil

Global Design

Yassin Younis, GM-Kurdistan, SSH Design

Yassin Younis provides exclusive insight into SSH Design’s entrance into the Kurdistan Region, and discusses the challenges and opportunities present...

Kurdistan Region
21 Aug 2014 - Erbil

Securing a Rapidly Developing Society

Karim Sinjari, Minister of Interior, KRG

Minister Karim Sinjari provides IIG with exclusive analysis of the operations of the Kurdistan Region’s security apparatus, as well as the challenges...

Kurdistan Region
09 Dec 2013 - Erbil

Developing European Partnerships

Delavar Ajgeiy, Head of the KRG Mission to the EU, KRG

Delavar Ajgeiy provides his analysis of the developing strategic and commercial relationship between the EU and the Kurdistan Region. Ajgey also discusses...

Kurdistan Region
09 Dec 2013 - Erbil

The Partner of Choice

Alistair Burt, Parliamentary, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

Minister Alistair Burt provides IIG with exclusive insight into the role the Kurdistan Region can play in providing stability and facilitating the further...

Kurdistan Region
13 Aug 2013 - London

High-level of Expertise

Dr. Adel Chaouch, President and General Manager, Kurdistan Development Venture, Marathon Oil

Dr. Adel Chaouch discusses the similarities and differences between oil and gas exploration in the Kurdistan Region and the other countries in which Marathon...

Kurdistan Region
06 Aug 2013 - Erbil

Asia Insurance

Jamal Asfour, CEO, Asia Insurance

Asia Insurance plays a crucial role in developing the Kurdish and Iraqi insurance sectors. The company has ambitious goals to become a major insurance...

Kurdistan Region
01 Aug 2013 - Erbil

Shaping the Future of the Kurdistan Region

Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister, KRG

PM Nechirvan Barzani provides IIG with exclusive insight into the importance of the KRG’s Human Capacity Development Program, the major structural reforms...

Kurdistan Region
29 Jul 2013 - Erbil

An eye on Integrity, Political & Security Risks

Harry Bucknall, Regional Director, Control Risks

Harry Bucknall provides IIG with exclusive analysis of the major sources of stability and strength in terms of development in the Kurdistan Region, and...

Kurdistan Region
27 Jul 2013 - Erbil

Staffing Kurdistan

Haller Dleir Miran, CEO, MSelect

Haller Dleir Miran discusses the development of the workforce of Kurdistan, the challenges of staffing in a frontier market at its development stage, the...

Kurdistan Region
04 Jul 2013 - Erbil

Huge Opportunities

Serwan M. Mahmood, Chairman, Slemani Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Serwan Mahmood provides insight into the regular operations of the Slemani Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the economic sectors that have been identified...

Kurdistan Region
10 Jun 2013 - Slemani

Strong, Inspiring, Visionary

Hawre Daro Noori, CEO, Faruk Group Holding

Hawre Daro discusses the rapid growth of Faruk Group Holding, the role internal human capacity development has played in strengthening the company’s...

Kurdistan Region
10 Jun 2013 - Slemani

Rising Star in the Global Oil & Gas Industry

Dr. Ashti Hawrami, Minister of Natural Resources, KRG

Dr. Ashti Hawrami provides IIG with exclusive insight into the recent achievements, developments, and policies relating to the Kurdistan Region’s oil...

Kurdistan Region
16 May 2013 - Erbil

Decades of Experience

Abdul Nezir, Executive Board Member, UB Holding

Abdul Nezir discusses the role UB Holding and its subsidiaries, specifically Legacy Construction, Ahram Food Factory, Burak Logistics, and Iraq Oil, have...

Kurdistan Region
15 May 2013 - Erbil

Renovating the City

Nihad Latif Qoja, Mayor of Erbil, Kurdistan Region

Nihad Qoja details the work that has gone into developing Erbil, the infrastructure that requires further investment, the planned renovations for the Erbil...

Kurdistan Region
09 May 2013 - Erbil

Italy in the Region

Simone De Santi, Head, Italian Embassy Consular Office in Erbil

IIG speaks with Simone De Santi regarding the development of Italian-Kurdish relations, the economic sectors in which Italian companies have been the most...

Kurdistan Region
09 May 2013 - Erbil

Sky’s the Limit

Peshraw Majid Agha, Chairman, Falcon Group & Empire World

IIG talked to Peshraw Majid Agha on Falcon Group’s unique real estate projects, the company’s vision and goals for a prosperous Kurdistan and his success...

Kurdistan Region
17 Apr 2013 - Erbil

Accommodating the Culture of Kurdistan

Seerwan Hassan Samad & M. Akif İlci, Salahaddin Holding, Ilci Group

Seerwan Hassan Samad of Salahaddin Holding and M. Akif Ilci of Ilci Holding discuss the Park View housing development, its innovative design concepts,...

Kurdistan Region
16 Apr 2013 - Erbil

Changing the Landscape

Seerwan Hassan Samad & M. Akif Ýlci, Salahaddin Holding, Ilci Group

Seerwan Hassan Samad of Salahaddin Holding and M. Akif Ilci of Ilci Holding discuss the Park View housing development, its innovative design concepts,...

Kurdistan Region
16 Apr 2013 - Erbil

Generating Trust in the Banking Sector

Bustam Al-Janabi, Managing Director, Kurdistan International Bank

Bustam Al-Janabi gives insight into the evolution of the banking sector in the Kurdistan Region, the projects that the Kurdistan International Bank for...

Kurdistan Region
11 Mar 2013 - Erbil