Kurdistan Regional Government
THU, 26 APR 2018 12:36 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 US delegation

WED, 25 APR 2018 22:40

Prime Minister Barzani received Lt. Gen. Paul Funk, Commanding General, Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve, Mr. Joey Hood, Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, and Mr. Ken Gross, US Consul General in the Kurdistan Region, accompanied by a military delegation.

Prime Minister Barzani receives Australia's new ambassador to Iraq

TUE, 24 APR 2018 14:35

Prime Minister Barzani stressed the importance of Kurdistan Region’s relations with Australia. He pointed to the conditions that the Kurdistan Region can offer for reconstruction of other parts of Iraq, that can, due to the stability that prevail in the Region and its progressive investment law, be of great importance to the future of Iraq.


Speeches

Prime Minister Barzani's statement on the construction of US mission in Erbil

MON, 23 APR 2018 18:12

The U.S. Consulate General in Erbil is considered to be the first consulate to build its own compound in Erbil. This shows the United States’ trust in the promising future of the Kurdistan Region and it is a sign of the United States’ will for strengthening its relations with the Kurdistan Region

Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani's Newroz Message

TUE, 20 MAR 2018 18:18

"I salute the brave Peshmergas of Kurdistan who risk their lives to defend the sacred land of Kurdistan. Salutes to the  police, Asayesh, traffic police, and all the interior forces and  security agencies of Kurdistan, who are very successfully protecting the security and stability of Kurdistan."