Iraq Participates in 27th St Petersburg International Economic Forum

A delegation from the Foreign Ministry, and the Embassy of the Republic of Iraq to the Russian Federation, in addition to a delegation from the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq, participated in the 27th St Petersburg International Economic Forum, which was held in Saint Petersburg, Russia for June 5-8, 2024.

More than 17,000 participants from 136 countries attended the forum, including heads of state and government, ministers, government officials, ambassadors, and politicians from 45 countries. Furthermore the Russian President Vladimir Putin also participated in the forum’s plenary session.

The Forum meetings discussed the economic challenges facing the world, and ways of finding sustainable solutions in light of the current global transformations, and cooperation in the field of international transport, as well as collaboration on artificial intelligence and digital technology, as well as finding common approaches to develop education in line with technological development in the world.