The presidential assistant also noted that Kuwait's hosting the International Conference for the Reconstruction of Iraq emanated from its humanitarian role, describing Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al Ahmad al Jabir as "a humanitarian leader".
Iraq declared victory over Islamic State in December, having taken back all the territory captured by the militants in 2014 and 2015, and is seeking $100 billion in foreign investment in transport, energy and agriculture as part of a plan to rebuild parts of the country and revive the economy.
"Rebuilding Iraq is restoring hope to Iraq, and restoring the stability of Iraq is stabilising the states of the region and the world", said Planning Minister Salman al-Jumaili, adding that the reconstruction was therefore also the responsibility of the global community.
About 1,900 delegates have registered to attend the conference, representing foreign governments, private sector companies and worldwide organisations, NIC head Sami al-Araji told the gathering at the Kuwait Chamber of Commerce.
Comcast is making it really easy to gorge on the Winter Olympics
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The housing sector has the most urgent need for funds, said Raja Rehan Arshad, the lead disaster risk management specialist for the World Bank. The fighting left large swathes of the country destroyed and millions displaced. He said there were preliminary indications that some states would do so.
Interviewed by MENA, Mahlab said President Abdel Fattah el Sisi made directives on the necessity of standing by Iraq in order to benefit it from Egypt's pioneering expertise in the reconstruction fields and help Baghdad in rebuilding areas damaged by terrorists. A US-led coalition supported the Iraqi forces, especially in the battle to dislodge them from Mosul, their de facto capital in northern Iraq, in July.
Iraq reopened to foreign investment after the 2003 invasion but the vast majority of the billions of dollars invested went to increasing its oil and natural gas production. Iraq has been plagued by violence over the past 15 years. It was at war with Iran for most of the 1980s, and its invasion of Kuwait in 1990 led to war with a USA -led coalition and more than a decade of worldwide sanctions.
Billions of dollars poured into Iraq after the 2003 USA -led invasion that toppled dictator Saddam Hussein.
The prospect of two-way talks between the Koreas, however, may not be welcomed by the United States. He allegedly left after just five minutes after realising North Korean delegates were in attendance.
Tesco (LON:TSCO) is working on a plan for a new discount grocery chain to take on Aldi and Lidl , The Sunday Times has revealed. Waitrose dropped down to fourth as its customers gave it a two-star rating for its value for money, in contrast to Aldi's five.
Hundreds of people attended funerals this weekend for eleven soldiers killed in a single day of fighting on Saturday. On February 11, pro-opposition Syrian media reports said Turkish backed forces gained control of the village.
Poi il palo clamoroso di Gil Dias , presagio di una serata dove la Dea Bendata non ha di certo sorriso ai gigliati. A proposito di cifre tonde, anche il Pipa "festeggia" un bel traguardo: i 50 gol in bianconero.
He won the first hole in the six-hole final but went off the tee on the third, allowing Aphibarnrat to square the match. For Nitties, now without status on the European Tour, there was ultimate disappointment but hope for the future.
The Redmi Note 4 was also powered by Snapdragon 625 and it's a surprise that Xiaomi isn't upgrading it for the successor. Please note, none of these specifications are official till Xiaomi India actually announce the products on February 14.
It only took 12 years, but Twitter finally is able to report they have turned a profit for the first time ever in its history. For the first quarter of 2018, Twitter said it expected operating earnings in the range of $185m to $205m.
He has been Illinois' best player in conference play, and without a strong performance from him the Illini clearly struggled. Junior Teniya Page (Chicago, Ill.) moved up two spots in the career scoring list with a 22-point effort against the Gophers.
We were happy with the guys that we had, and we're going to happy with the guys that we have now.it's a business. Altman, who has been in charge of the roster only since July, gave James a team he can lead back to the Finals.
God bless Vice President Mike Pence for politely but firmly giving Kim Jong-un the silent equivalent of a two-word greeting. Kim then sent his sister and special envoy Kim Yo-jong to attend the opening ceremony and meet Moon.
Moon has expressed hope the détente could lead to a broader dialogue with the United States. Kim has captivated media attention and fascinated the public since her arrival on Friday.
'Australia not a country' professor sacked
As a result, the stay-at-home mother got zero marks in three sections of her sociology assignment for not answering the question. A college student received a failing grade from an instructor who told her that Australia was a continent, not a country .
India Oman Sign 8 MoU's During PM Narendra Modi's Visit
Met HH Sayyid Asa'ad bin Tariq Al Said, Oman's Deputy Prime Minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs. To strengthen India-Oman's bilateral relations, PM Modi led delegation-level talks with Oman's Sultan Qaboos.
1 killed, 12 injured in knife attack in Beijing mall
China's state-run Xinhua news agency reports that a man attacked shoppers with what appeared to be a knife at the mall on Sunday. The man had already confessed to carrying out the attack to "express his discontent" , they said but did not elaborate.
Korea still with United States , says Pence
She arrived Friday as the first member of her family to visit South Korea since the Korean War in 1950-53. Pence had said all week that if he met with the North Koreans, he would deliver a tough message.
Dalit law student lynched in Allahabad
Visuals showed a man lifting rocks and metal rods from the road and hitting Dilip. After dinner, we were sitting on the stairs that lead to the restaurant.
The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Cornerstone Capital Inc
Vetr raised Coca-Cola Company (The) from a "sell" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 12th. The insider LONG ROBERT EDWARD sold $719,250. $1.02 million worth of stock was sold by Roman Michael F on Friday, February 2.