Invest in Kurdistan Iraq
There are a multitude of paths to investment and prosperity in the Kurdistan Region. The possibilities of investment in the Kurdistan Region are endless.
We connect interested businesses with the appropriate agencies within Kurdistan and provide guidance and assistance to nurture these new relationships. The Kurdistan Region: Invest the Future, an annual publication, provides a quick and clear understanding on the best ways to invest in our region, how to submit business plans and who to contact.
Kurdistan is poised to be the bridge for international trade between the United States and Europe for Iraq and the Middle East. It provides excellent investment opportunities, exemplified by the numerous companies that have already learned how profitable it is to do business in Kurdistan
From tourism to manufacturing, to agriculture and transportation, Kurdistan is ready to have others play a bigger role in its economic future, which in turn helps buoy the economic base and stability for all of Iraq. It is indeed the perfect location for a regional base, profitable work in developing infrastructure or launching new businesses outright.
Want to escape to a place that is waiting to be explored?
Iraqi Kurdistan cities and surrounding areas offer cultural, entertainment and natural attractions with dancing, drinking and open-air restaurants beside mountain streams. Discover the magic in every town and city, the warmth of its people and the treasures that the region holds for you. Hotels offer great value for money in clean, friendly and inexpensive accomodation.
Looking for adventure?
For those looking for unspoilted, adventurous locations with outstanding natural beauty, Iraqi Kurdistan offers great outdoors pursuits. Iraqi Kurdistan offer the traveller a natural landscape overflowing with rivers and streams, hills and mountains which make it ideal for walkers, mountain climbers of all abilities.
Even though Kurdistan is located in the middle east but it has mountainous and beautiful landscapes with waterfalls every where and NY times has listed it amongst other 41 places in the world to visit in 2011.
KRG-controlled parts of Iraqi Kurdistan are estimated to contain around 45 billion barrels (7.2×10^9 m3) of oil, making it the sixth largest reserve in the world and 200.83 Trillion Cubic Meters of Gas. Extraction of these reserves began in 2007. As of July 2007, the Kurdish government solicited foreign companies to invest in 40 new oil sites, with the hope of increasing regional oil production over the following 5 years by a factor of five, to about 1 million barrels per day (160,000 m3/d).Gas and associated gas reserves are in excess of 200 TCF.
Other underground resources that exist in significant quantities in the region include coal, copper, gold, iron, limestone (which is used to produce cement), marble, and zinc. The world's largest deposit of rock sulfur is located just southwest of Erbil (Hewlêr).
Not a single American soldier been killed in Kurdistan since the 2003 invasion of Iraq as Saddam wasn't even in our region since 1991 . the Kurdish forces severely control the borders with surrounding countries and prevent trespassing of terrorist into the region even from the rest of Iraq the US army are also providing the Kurdish army (Peshmerga) with advanced weapons and trainings