Over 400 firms to attend Iraqi donor talks in Kuwait – US ambassador

More than 400 international companies will take part in an upcoming Kuwait-hosted donors’ conference for the reconstruction of Iraqi cities freed from the clutches of Islamic State, US Ambassador to Iraq Douglas Suleiman revealed on Thursday.

During a meeting with Iraq’s Minister of Trade Suleiman Al-Jamili, the ambassador said that these include over 100 large US firms that are ready to invest in Iraq.

The US is strongly committed to the event and would work to mobilise adequate international support for Iraq, he underlined.

The event will host businesses alongside governments in Kuwait between February 12 and 14.

Source: Kuwait News Agency