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Corruption clouds Iraq's ambitious Baghdad metro project

The New Arab 16 Feb 2024
Baghdad's metro system and a high-speed railway linking Najaf and Karbala ... "The Baghdad metro project, spanning 148 km with seven lines, aims to significantly improve transportation for the capital's population, which exceeds 8 million.

Iraq Announces Tender For Baghdad Metro

MENA FN 13 Feb 2024
(MENAFN - Iraq Business News) By John Lee. Iraq's National Investment Commission (NIC) has announced a tender for the construction of a metro transport system in Baghdad. The project is being ... .

Fly Baghdad grounds planes as Iraqi government orders inquiry into US sanctions

The National 25 Jan 2024
Iraq's low-cost airline Fly Baghdad on Thursday announced the cancellation of all flights until further notice after the Iraqi government ordered an investigation into the allegations that prompted US sanctions.

Fly Baghdad begins legal process to appeal against US sanctions decision

The National 24 Jan 2024
"It was staggering and very surprising because we are far from all these allegations directed against Fly Baghdad how can a passenger airline fly to countries' airports transporting weapons and fighters and ammunition without knowledge of the state?.

U.S. sanctions Iraqi airline backing terror

Ynet 24 Jan 2024
Fly Baghdad transports fighters, ...

US sanctions Fly Baghdad for delivering weapons to Damascus

Enab Baladi 23 Jan 2024
Hezbollah Brigades also utilize Fly Baghdad to transport fighters, weapons, and funds to Syria and Lebanon, in support of the Syrian regime. Fly Baghdad flights have been used on several occasions to ...

Iraq no-frills carrier says no grounds for US sanctions

Sunnyside Daily Sun 23 Jan 2024
"Dialogue and discussions continue between the CEO of Fly Baghdad and the Civil Aviation Authority, the transport ministry and the prime minister's office in order to resolve the issue", he told AFP on Tuesday.

US imposes sanctions on low-cost Iraq airline over transport of arms, fighters for Iran-backed militias

Middle East Monitor 23 Jan 2024
... Fly Baghdad, to its list of sanctioned entities, as a result of reports that it helped transport arms used by sanctioned Iran-backed militias in the country.

Iraq-Turkiye oil pipeline will not restart over disagreements: Iraq PM

Middle East Monitor 19 Jan 2024
... in March 2023, following an order from an arbitration court asking it to pay $1.5bn to Iraq in compensation for transporting oil without Baghdad’s approval.

Syrian Airlines: a plane makes precautionary landing in Baghdad

Syrian Arab News Agency 06 Jan 2024
... decided to make a precautionary landing in Baghdad International Airport,” Transport Ministry said in a statement posted on Facebook.

Iraq, Spain agree to sign strategic partnership

Kuna 28 Dec 2023
On his part, the Spanish Prime Minister said his country has been seeking to develop ties with Iraq in the fields of transportation, defense and education, urging Baghdad to join the international alliance to face desertification and climate change.

Iraqis vote in first provincial elections in a decade

Eye Witness News 18 Dec 2023
The provincial councils set up after the 2003 US-led invasion that toppled dictator Saddam Hussein choose provincial governors and manage budgets for health, transport and education. BAGHDAD - Iraqis ...

Historic vote: Iraqis go to polls in first provincial elections in a decade

Press TV 18 Dec 2023
... public health, transportation, and education. Casting his ballot in Baghdad, Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia' Al Sudani urged voters to choose “honest” and “competent” people to represent them.

How Delaware is using murals to help bridge communities across the state

Delaware Online 09 Dec 2023
... whom the bridge was dedicated to in 2018," Delaware Secretary of Transportation Nicole Majeski said ... 7, 2007, after her explosive ordnance disposal team was targeted by a car bomber near Baghdad, Iraq.

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