Department of Foreign Relations
Kurdistan Regional Government
SUN, 22 APR 2018 18:56 Erbil, GMT +3
Source: KRG-DFR DFR publication date: WED, 28 MAR 2018 14:04
Kurdistan Region and South Korea reiterate broadening of bilateral relations

Erbil, Kurdistan Region (dfr.gov.krd) - Minister Mustafa, the Head of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Department of Foreign Relations (DFR), received Mr. Park Young-Kyu, the Consul General of the Republic of Korea, and the new Deputy Consul General, Mr. Park Jung – Sik.   

In the meeting, which was also attended by Assistant Head of DFR Ms. Siham Mamand, the Head of DFR welcomed the new Deputy Consul General and wished him success in his tasks. He also expressed the readiness of the DFR to continue its support in further enhancing the bilateral relations between Korea and Kurdistan Region.

Mr. Young-Kyu thanked Minister Mustafa for the warm welcome and support and congratulated the Government and people of Kurdistan on the occasion of Nawroz. He also shed light on the activities of the Korean International Cooperation Agency KOICA and Korean companies operating in the Region.

The Minister renewed the appreciation of the DFR and KRG to the Government of Korea and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) for their efforts and projects since 2003. Minister Mustafa also expressed support to future projects of KOICA and stressed on the importance of further strengthening bilateral cooperation.

 




Belgian Ambassador to Jordan and Iraq visits DFR
TUE, 17 APR 2018 11:37

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq - (dfr.gov.krd) – Head of Foregin Relations Department-KRG, Minister Falah Mustafa met with Belgian Ambassador to Jordan and Iraq, Mr. Hendrik van de Velde expressed concern regarding current situation in Iraq and the wider region, stressing the process of dialogue, negotiations, and the upcoming elections in Iraq.

 
Head of DFR meets with Russian Ambassador to Iraq
MON, 16 APR 2018 12:40

Erbil, Kurdistan Region (DFR.GOV.KRD) – Minister Falah Mustafa, received Russian Ambassador to Iraq, Mr. Maksim Maksimov, to discuss a number of issues including recent political, security and humanitarian developments and ways to further enhance mutual relations.

 
Italian ‘Emergency Organization’ to support the health care system in Kurdistan Region
MON, 16 APR 2018 12:16

Erbil, Kurdistan Region (dfr.gov.krd) –The Head of the Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) in KRG, Minister Falah Mustafa, received Mr. Emanuele Annini, Deputy Director of the Italian ‘Emergency Organization’ to Erbil.

 

 

Delegation of the Netherlands Foreign Ministry visit DFR

SUN, 22 APR 2018 10:06

Ms. Mamand briefed the delegation on the latest political developments and dialogue process between Erbil and Baghdad. She also expressed KRG’s desire to strengthen ties with Kingdom of the Netherlands and the importance of the presence of the Dutch Consulate General  in Erbil. The assistant head also extended the willingness of DFR in seeking closer collaboration in various fields between Kurdistan Region and the Netherlands.

 

Head of DFR meets with Head of UNHCR in Iraq

THU, 19 APR 2018 10:32

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Minister Falah Mustafa Bakir, the Head of the Department of Foreign Relations, met with Head of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Iraq, Mr. Bruno Guido on 12 April 2018.

 

Head of DFR welcomes the new Consul General of the People's Republic of China to Kurdistan Region

TUE, 17 APR 2018 12:44

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq - (dfr.gov.krd) – 11 April 2018, On the occasion of assuming his new position in Kurdistan Region, Minister Mustafa received the new Consul General of the People's Republic of China Mr. Ni Ruchi.


Kurdistan Region to boost relations with India

TUE, 17 APR 2018 11:50

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq - (dfr.gov.krd) – The new Consul General of the Republic of India, Mr. Chandramouli K. Kern, visited KRG Foreign Relations Department  and was warmly received by Minister Mustafa and his Assistant Head, Ms. Siham Mamand, to welcome the newly appointed Consul General of the Republic of India to Kurdistan.