Kurdistan Regional Government
SAT, 16 FEB 2019 12:19 Erbil, GMT +3

The Prime Minister



Message from the Prime Minister

Dear citizens and visitors,
 
Welcome to the Kurdistan Regional Government’s official website. The KRG is committed to informing you of the government’s activities, decisions, and key issues relating to the progress of the Kurdistan Region. I have urged all government ministries and departments to share their accomplishments and services on this website, and I hope our citizens and friends from around the world will find it useful.
 
Sincerely,
 
Nechirvan Barzani
 


Programme of the Cabinet - The Prime Minister's Inaugural Speech

"Today, we are announcing the new cabinet at a critical point in time. In 2003, we needed to act with one voice and work together in order to protect and preserve the achievements and interests of the Kurdistan Region. Similarly, we need to have the same strategic posture at this difficult period..."

[full speech here]



Biography of the Prime Minister

Nechirvan Barzani was appointed Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government’s eighth Cabinet in June 2014...

[full biography here]

Activities

Prime Minister Barzani receives Kuwaiti Consul General

TUE, 12 FEB 2019 11:28

Prime Minister Barzani thanked the people and Government of Kuwait for their humanitarian assistance with special gratitude to the Emir of Kuwait and the Consul General.

Prime Minister Barzani meets Iraqi Prime Minister

FRI, 8 FEB 2019 09:55

Prime Minister Barzani thanked Prime Minister Abdul-Mahdi for his continual efforts to improve the federal government's relations with the Kurdistan Regional Government and reiterated that the KRG will continue dialogue toward resolving all outstanding issues.


Speeches

Prime Minister Barzani's New Year message

TUE, 1 JAN 2019 13:26

The people of Kurdistan get all the credit for achievements and accomplishments in the past, since they are the driving force behind all the successes and innovations. Within the realm of progress, shortcomings can emerge as part of the process and can offer opportunity for improvement as we continue to move forward.

Prime Minister Barzani's Christmas message

TUE, 25 DEC 2018 00:21

On this occasion, we reaffirm our long-standing tradition of peaceful coexistence and tolerance among Kurdistan’s religious and ethnic communities. We will preserve this culture, which is an important part of Kurdistan communities’ pride and rich diversity.