Iraq, US Sign Sovereign Loan Agreement Worth Billion Dollars

BAGHDAD / The Ministry of Finance signed with the US embassy the sovereign loan-billion-dollar agreement.

The reporter of / who attended the signing ceremony said that "the signing represents the first steps for Iraq in the access to international capital markets after it has been fulfilled the legal requirements" noting that" the loan at low interest rates to help to bridge the gap between expenses and revenues of the government. "

Source: National Iraqi News Agency