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Basra Council approves the new investment council

AKnews reports:

A board of directors will be formed for the Basra Investment Commission (BIC). The Basra Provincial Council approved candidates for the board on Tuesday.

Council Chairman Sabah al-Bazouni told AKnews that the council endorsed two public sector candidates, Aladdin Tahir Najem and Basil Abbas Ali, and three private sector candidates: Mazen Dakhel Abed al-Zahra, Adel Abdul-Amir Laftah and Majid al-Faisal Silawi.

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