ERBIL — The Kurdistan Region is looking forward to expand the economic ties with Turkey, said Awat Janab, Minister of Economy and Finance.
The remarks were made during a meeting between the Kurdish minister and the Turkish consul general in Erbil where they discussed the trade between the two neighbors.
“There is a favorable environment for foreign investments in different sectors of Kurdistan Region,” said Minister Janab during the meeting.
“We would like to further develop our economic ties [with Turkey],” he added.
On the relations with Baghdad, the Kurdish minister said the current government of Kurdistan Region is working to find a viable solution to the disputes with Baghdad, and that Erbil is optimistic about an agreement with the Iraqi government in the nearest future.