Kurdistan Regional Government
THU, 23 NOV 2017 03:08 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 holds talks with Kurdistan political parties

WED, 22 NOV 2017 16:37

Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani, accompanied by Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani and KRG senior officials, continued consultations with Kurdistan political parties to support unity and solidarity.

Prime Minister Barzani and KIU Secretary General stress Kurdistan Region's unity

TUE, 21 NOV 2017 11:37

The latest political developments in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq were discussed, including relations between Baghdad and the Kurdistan Region as well as the Prime Minister’s recent communications with world leaders.


Speeches

Prime Minister Barzani talks to the press: Dialogue is the only option

MON, 13 NOV 2017 22:05

In a press conference, Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani talked about the powerful earthquake which hit the Kurdistan Region and Iranian Kurdistan last night, Iraq’s 2018 Draft Budget bill and other issues related to the current situation in the Kurdistan Region.

Prime Minister Barzani calls upon Iraqi parties and the international community to help prevent war

FRI, 13 OCT 2017 17:46

"All the standing issues should be dealt with though negotiations and peaceful means. Our calls for talks and negotiations must not be answered with threats, amassing forces and preparations for war."