Concluding cultural and economic cooperation agreements at regional and international level

Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

1. To develop  the bilateral and mutual cooperation in economic, commercial, cultural and artistic fields among Iraq and other countries, and activating the common committees which are emerged  from the Convention.

2. To participate in economic, artistic , regional and international trade exhibitions.


Périmètre de la mesure:
Regional, International
Nature de la mesure:
regulatory, institutional
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

The Iraqi government endeavors  to conclude  conventions by  concerned ministries in multi specifications and fields in order to :

1.  To promote  economic, commercial , artistic and cultural relations among Iraq and other countries.

2. To set up economic, commercial and artistic bases to exchange  mutual  interests between  parties of the Convention.

3. To sign  the mutual minutes, which are derived from economic and commercial conventions in order to activate the provisions of the bilateral conventions.

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

1. The Ministry of trade  already signed up number of commercial  and economic conventions with (Azerbaijan 2010 , Yemen 2011, South Africa 2012, Czchek   2012 , Kuwait 2013 , Bulgaria 2013 , and  Armenia 2013 ) to develop  commercial and economic relations and participating in economic exhibitions as well as signing up (25)  twenty five joint reports emerged by these conventions.

2. The Ministry of Culture has been  keen to sign up number of memorandums of understanding and implementing work programs with its counterparts  in Arab and foreign countries to develop  activities and cultural exhibitions among  them, and organizing training workshops to develop cadres working in Iraqi artistic and cultural fields as follows :

a-  Cultural memoranda of understanding : (Egypt 2009 , Azerbaijan 2011, and Iran 2015 ) in artistic and cultural cooperation field , exchanging cultural and artistic experiences , and participating in artistic and cultural conferences.

b-  Executive work programs : (People's republic of China 2010 renewed  2014 , Tunisia 2012 , Kuwait 2013 renewed 2016 , and Federal Russia 2015 ) in order to implement athletic, artistic, cultural , and scientific cooperation with counterparts Institutions of these parties.

Ressources financières allouées à la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

There is a special budget for each agreement .