During his meeting with the French ambassador and his accompanying delegation .. the Minister of Planning, announces the inclusion of the suspended Baghdad train project within the investment budget for 2021

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The Minister of Planning, Prof. Dr. Khaled Battal Al-Najm, received today, Wednesday, the French ambassador in Baghdad, Mr. Bruno Hubert, and his accompanying delegation, which included a number of government officials and heads of organizations from civil society.
During the meeting, they discussed a group of files and issues of common interest, as well as the bilateral relations between the two countries in the economic, investment and trade fields, and ways to develop them.
The Minister of Planning announced that the suspended train project in Baghdad was included in the investment budget for 2021.
The two sides also discussed the procedures and steps that have been taken regarding the establishment of the Sinjar General Hospital and the rehabilitation of Mosul International Airport by the French side.
For his part, the French ambassador affirmed that his country is keen to strengthen cooperation with Iraq, and to provide more support for the efforts of the Iraqi government, at the humanitarian and developmental levels, indicating that many important steps and procedures regarding the implementation of the Sinjar General Hospital project have been completed, pointing out that the hospital will be In two stages, work will begin at the beginning of next year, and its capacity will be 25 beds, in addition to two labor halls and four different halls, as well as laboratories, and other requirements.