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H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi receives German Siemens CEO






July10- 2019

His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi received this Wednesday German Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser.
During the meeting they follow-up the electricity sector road map, which was agreed and signed in the presence of His Excellency Prime Minister and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.
His Excellency Prime Minister confirmed the importance for the two parties to set a timetable to accomplish their mutual obligations for making the utmost effort to implement the map timelines, referring to the ongoing efforts to improve energy and increase power supplying hours in all governorates.

For his part, Siemens' CEO said that the company is very interested in fulfilling Iraq's electric need, and working on map program implementation while the solidarity in responsibility to achieve the requirements of the Iraqi people and joint cooperation in this vital field, promised to contribute with the Iraqis to improve the electricity in the nearest future, commended His Excellency Prime Minister's follow-up to Iraqi electric file and granting all jurisdictions for this sector, He uttered that this personal follow-up is very influential and a decisive factor in making progress in this file and improving electricity in the summer, He also pointed out that the company is training and employing large numbers of Iraqi graduates and middle cadres.

The meeting was attended by the German side, The Chargé d'Affaires of the German Embassy in Baghdad and the company's executives in the Middle East and Iraq, and Attended by the Prime Minister's Adviser.

Media Office of the Prime Minister
July – 10 – 2019