President of the Republic called on South Korean companies to invest in Iraq

BAGHDAD, President Barham Saleh called on South Korean companies to invest in Iraq and actively participate in its reconstruction.

" Saleh stressed, during a meeting with Korean Ambassador to Iraq Song Wong-yup, the importance of the relations between Iraq and Korea, and the need to strengthen them in all fields, especially trade, economic and academic exchanges".

The President praised the Korean support for Iraq in its war against terrorism and its participation in the rehabilitation of basic infrastructure, calling on Korean companies to contribute to the reconstruction of Iraq.

For his part, Ambassador Song Wong Yup reiterated his country's support for Iraq and its desire to expand bilateral cooperation frameworks in all fields.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency