• Official invites Iranian companies to invest in IraqOfficial invites Iranian companies to invest in Iraq

    Head of the Iraqi Investment Committee invited interested Iranian companies to invest in the country.

    11:25 PM
  • Envoy says Iran is ready for cooperation with IraqEnvoy says Iran is ready for cooperation with Iraq

    Iranian envoy to Baghdad stated that his country is ready for cooperation with Iraq in the post-IS era.

    11:13 PM
  • US urges citizens not to visit Iraq on IS fallUS urges citizens not to visit Iraq on IS fall

    The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad has warned American nationals against visiting Iraq on the first anniversary of the military defeat of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group.

    03:44 PM
  • Iraq must expel U.S. forces: expertIraq must expel U.S. forces: expert

    An Iraqi security expert stated Baghdad must expel U.S. forces and annul Washington- Baghdad strategic deal as U.S. forces target Iraq resistance forces on border with Syria.

    11:27 AM
  • Unknown gunmen kill Peshmerga in KirkukUnknown gunmen kill Peshmerga in Kirkuk

    Unidentified gunmen shot and killed a Peshmerga soldier in the Latif Awa neighborhood of Kirkuk city on Sunday night, December 9.

    11:14 AM
  • Iran, Iraq officials discus finishing railroadIran, Iraq officials discus finishing railroad

    An advisor to Iran first vice president and Iraq's minister of transport discussed finishing the railroad between Iran and Iraq on Sunday.

    11:09 AM
  • Barzani seeking to mend ties with Baghdad: expertBarzani seeking to mend ties with Baghdad: expert

    An Iraqi commentator on political and social issues told Kurdpress in an interview that former Kurdistan Region President and the Leader of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) Masoud Barzani is seeking to mend ties between the Kurdistan Region and the central government in Baghdad.

    01:30 AM
  • Baghdad welcomes Iranian firms in Iraq reconstructionBaghdad welcomes Iranian firms in Iraq reconstruction

    Baghdad welcomes the participation of Iranian firms for reconstruction of different regions in Iraq, Minister of Construction and Housing Bangen Rekani said in a meeting with Hassan Danaeifar, an advisor to First Vice-President of the Islamic Republic of Iran and chairman of the Iranian committee on the development of economic relations with Syria and Iraq.

    12:12 AM
  • Iraqi PM underscores relations with IranIraqi PM underscores relations with Iran

    Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi stressed on ties with the Islamic Republic of Iran and underscored that Iraq’s relations with Iran benefit both nations and will not be affected by foreign pressures.

    11:57 PM
  • Baghdad and Erbil have a long way to go to mend fences / Nazli Tarzi

    Thorny disputes surrounding control of Kirkuk oil exports returned to the news after Iraq’s central government and the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) reached an initial oil deal. Optimism with which the deal was generally met was dimmed by the political impasse that confronts Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi against the backdrop of another failure to vote on vacant ministries.

    11:28 AM
  • Minister says Iraq plans to reduce oil productionMinister says Iraq plans to reduce oil production

    Iraq will reduce oil production in its oilfields by 139,000 barrels per day (bpd) as part of an OPEC agreement to slash output, Iraqi Minister of Oil Thamir Ghadhban said.

    11:21 AM
  • Iran resumed gas exports to IraqIran resumed gas exports to Iraq

    Iran gas exports to Iraq, which had been suspended for some time due to the damage of the sixth line of gas transmission, was resumed by the restoration of the line.

    10:43 PM
  • PUK, KDP delegations to meet next weekPUK, KDP delegations to meet next week

    The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan’s (PUK) negotiating team plans to meet with a delegation from the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in next two days, the PUK Spokesperson Saadi Ahmed Pira said on Saturday, December 8.

    10:32 PM
  • Iraqi Kurdish party pushes PKK aside / Mahmut BozarslanIraqi Kurdish party pushes PKK aside / Mahmut Bozarslan

    The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), one of the largest Kurdish parties in Iraqi Kurdistan, has increased the pressure on outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) following Washington’s decision to authorize bounties on its three leaders.

    04:12 PM
  • Parliament speakers’ conference commences in TehranParliament speakers’ conference commences in Tehran

    The second Speakers’ conference between Iran, Pakistan, Turkey, China, Russia, and Afghanistan, aimed at combating terrorism and strengthening regional communications, kicked off with the attendance of Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani on Saturday morning in Tehran.

    03:09 PM
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