Lack of funding limited growth of Sulaimani: official

Unfinished projects in Sulaimani Governorate (NRT Digital Media)

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SULAIMANI — President of the Plans and Projects Council in Sulaimani governorate Ramadan Namiq said on Tuesday (January 21) that a number of local developments an industry projects were halted because of a lack of funds, which has limited the growth of Sulaimani city.

“The halt of the projects has had a negative effect on the population and the industry of the city,” Namiq argued.

According to the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Ministry of Planning, from 2004 to 2019, a total of 327 projects were approved in Sulaimani.

Of those, 37 were never completed because of lack of funds.

(NRT Digital Media)