Prime Minister Muhammad Shiaa Al-Sudani confirmed that the Development Road Project will provide an integrated transportation network, and will be a global marketing gateway for the products of the industrial cities that will be established on the road, in addition to creating new investment growth poles.
A statement from the Prime Minister’s Media Office said that Prime Minister Muhammad Shiaa Al-Sudani chaired today, Saturday, the third meeting of the Supreme Committee for the Implementation of the Development Road Project, during which the extent of the impact of international road projects, to be implemented in the region, on the Development Road Project was discussed, and the project’s work strategy was discussed. The economic model presented by the consulting team to be contracted.
Al-Sudani directed the Ministries of Transport and the Board of Advisors to prepare a mechanism for contracting with the World Bank to be a partner in auditing the project designs prepared by the Italian consultant.
The Prime Minister stressed the necessity of launching the first step of implementation, after developing strategies and clarifying the ideas for the project to the countries contributing to it, stressing the importance of reflecting the impact of the project in various activities in Iraq, from the economic, industrial, service and social aspects.
He explained that the development road project will provide an integrated transportation network, and will be a global marketing gateway for the products of the industrial cities that will be established on the road, in addition to creating new investment growth poles.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency