Iraq’s Economy to Grow 7-8% This Year And Next, Al-Shabibi Says

Iraq’s economy will probably record economic growth of between 7 and 8 percent this year and a similar figure next year, boosted by high oil prices and implementation of projects, central bank Governor Sinan al- Shabibi said in an interview in Beirut today.

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