Chinese firms will build 3,000 schools in Iraq
Iraq intends to sign contracts with Chinese companies to construct bearly 3,000 schools within plans to address crowding of class rooms in many areas.
According to the official Iraqi Al-Sabah neswpaper, Chinese firms operating in Iraq will build the schools ,n various governorates in the Arab OPEC producer. Firas Hassan, information director at the Iraqi Education Ministry, said, “The project has been approved by the goverment… we are planning to sign contracts with Chinese companies operation in Iraq soon.
He added that the project will be financed and executed in coordination with the Chinese government.
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