Wadeea Al Handal, Chairman of Al Handal International Group, and his delegation of group representatives, recently held a productive meeting with the Turkish Consul in Erbil, Mehmet Yakut. The focus of the discussions revolved around strengthening economic ties between Iraq and Turkey, as well as fostering banking relationships.
During the meeting, there was an emphasized recognition of the imperative need for Iraqi banks to establish branches in Turkey. This strategic move aims to cater to the Iraqi community residing there and facilitate seamless trade between the two nations. The parties also engaged in discussions regarding the mutual importance of fostering the presence of Iraqi companies in Turkey, while also considering reciprocal opportunities.
The dialogue highlighted the immense shared interests between Iraq and Turkey, particularly in the realms of economics and bilateral collaboration. This partnership is geared towards effectively addressing the critical issue of desertification, aligning both nations towards a common cause.