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Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization and Iraqi Business Council Sign MoU

09-Mar-2014 | Source : | Visits : 6313
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AMMAN - Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), the global organization for professional services and education, and the Iraqi Business Council (IBC) signed a memorandum of understanding at Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Knowledge Forum.

According to the MoU signed by HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh and Dr. Majid Alawi Al-Sadi, the two parties will collaborate regarding TAG-Org activities and services, and a joint team will be formed in order to study the implementation of activities and services related to auditing, management and legal consulting, information technology, education consulting, Intellectual Property, tenders, translation, professional qualifications and training as well as the granting of diplomas.   

The MoU signing ceremony was attended by members from the Iraqi Business Council as well as various heads of departments from Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization.

HE Dr. Abu- Ghazaleh expressed his happiness with the MoU saying that he is proud to begin this important collaborative program with his Iraqi counterparts, and looks forward to serving all of Iraq’s beloved provinces. He also indicated that such memorandum is only the beginning for further joint initiatives in the future. 

Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh announced the opening of a new office in Al-Basra province, which is the third TAG-Org office in Iraq—with one in Baghdad and another in Erbil—and is the 81st office overall. He also announced TAG-Org’s intention to establish a university in Al-Basra, and his keen interest to focus on training and capacity building of Iraq’s future generations.

Meanwhile, Dr. Al-Sadi, stated "Signing the MoU represents a great success for us, as businessmen, to cooperate with this professional institution of high intellectual and scientific value".

Dr. Al-Sadi congratulated HE Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh on his innovative ideas adding that the agreement contains numerous areas for cooperation, all of which will benefit the members of the Business Council, just as they hold great promise for improving the Iraqi economy.  

Dr. Al-Sadi emphasized the importance of training government cadres and employees in all sectors on proper management techniques. He also praised Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh’s decision to expand TAG-Org activities and services in Iraq in order to include Al-Basra (by opening an office in this crucial province), and his intention to establish a university, indicating that education is a moral duty and an important investment at the same time. 

Finally, Dr. Al-Sadi expressed his hope that these activities would represent a good sign for the establishment of a long fruitful relationship between the two parties.   

TAG-Org's directors delivered a presentation on the Organization’s business and services to the members of the Iraqi Business Council. 

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