Zawya.com - Iraq Editor's Pick http://www.zawya.com/editors-pick/rss/iraq/ en-us Copyright 2015 Zawya Ltd. All rights reserved. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:25:00 GMT 19 Zawya.com | Middle East Business News and Company Directory 144 76 http://www.zawya.com//editors-pick/rss/iraq/ http://www.zawya.com/images/newsletter_zawya_logo.gif SPECIAL REPORT-How Greece went bust http://www.zawya.com/story/SPECIAL_REPORTHow_Greece_went_bust-ZAWYA20150701132502/ This Reuters account shows how the debt crisis became a political one. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:32:47 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20150701132502 Open English city stunned by family's flight to join IS http://www.zawya.com/story/English_city_stunned_by_familys_flight_to_join_IS-TR20150621nL5N0Z534CX2/ UK authorities say 700 Britons, men, women, teenagers, well-educated, have been lured by IS to fight in Syria and Iraq. Sun, 21 Jun 2015 11:23:48 GMT Reuters TR20150621nL5N0Z534CX2 Open Saddam's former army is secret of Baghdadi's success http://www.zawya.com/story/Saddams_former_army_is_secret_of_Baghdadis_success-TR20150616nL5N0Z13ORX2/ Taught by Baathist commanders, IS fighters are a fast and flexible military force. Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:10:36 GMT Reuters TR20150616nL5N0Z13ORX2 Open Iraqi migrant finds haven in Cambodia http://www.zawya.com/story/Iraqi_migrant_finds_haven_in_Cambodia-TR20150604nL5N0YQ0TZX2/ Fleeing Iraq in 2014, former blacksmith has been serving Middle Eastern dishes to residents of Cambodia's capital. Thu, 04 Jun 2015 12:19:40 GMT Reuters TR20150604nL5N0YQ0TZX2 Open The 'bigger future' for transaction banking http://www.zawya.com/story/The_bigger_future_for_transaction_banking-ZAWYA20150525072950/ Representatives of 18 Middle Eastern banks recently discussed the outlook for transaction banking in the region. Thu, 28 May 2015 06:21:40 GMT Cash & Trade ZAWYA20150525072950 Open Islamic State may be reaching limits of expansion http://www.zawya.com/story/Islamic_State_may_be_reaching_limits_of_expansion-ZAWYA20150528043401/ With its two biggest victories in nearly a year in Iraq and Syria,IS has forced Washington to re-examine its strategy. Thu, 28 May 2015 04:42:52 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20150528043401 Open Iraqi bank to open five more branches in bet on future http://www.zawya.com/story/Iraqi_bank_to_open_five_more_branches_in_bet_on_future-ZAWYA20150526041506/ A sign that there is still money to be made in much of the country despite civil war and low oil prices. Tue, 26 May 2015 05:10:25 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20150526041506 Open 'Barbarians at the gate' as Mideast business leaders meet http://www.zawya.com/story/Barbarians_at_the_gate_as_Mideast_business_leaders_meet-TR20150523nL5N0YD3L6X2/ There is concern that Islamic States' expansion could derail efforts to boost trade and investment. Sun, 24 May 2015 06:47:45 GMT Reuters TR20150523nL5N0YD3L6X2 Open IS expands its "state" http://www.zawya.com/story/IS_expands_its_state-TR20150522nL5N0YC3VRX2/ The seizure of cities shows there is no Sunni alternative to Islamic State. Fri, 22 May 2015 10:38:15 GMT Reuters TR20150522nL5N0YC3VRX2 Open Iraq pursues risky option in Ramadi http://www.zawya.com/story/Iraq_pursues_risky_option_in_Ramadi-TR20150519nL3N0YA3HLX2/ Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is stuck between a rock and a hard place. Tue, 19 May 2015 14:51:06 GMT Reuters TR20150519nL3N0YA3HLX2 Open Iraq to slash investment spending http://www.zawya.com/story/Iraq_to_slash_investment_spending-ZAWYA20150510063030/ The government has put some projects on the back burner due to the downturn in oil prices. Sun, 10 May 2015 06:41:29 GMT Zawya ZAWYA20150510063030 Open Cutting-edge healthcare will help rich live longer http://www.zawya.com/story/Cuttingedge_healthcare_will_help_rich_live_longer-ZAWYA20150509055127/ Could the 1% soon get to live twice as long as the rest of us ? Sat, 09 May 2015 05:56:32 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20150509055127 Open Crises push Turkey, Saudi closer http://www.zawya.com/story/Crises_push_Turkey_Saudi_closer-TR20150508nL5N0XY5WBX3/ The thaw is allowing the two regional heavyweights to cooperate on Syria and Yemen. Sat, 09 May 2015 04:26:05 GMT Reuters TR20150508nL5N0XY5WBX3 Open Lebanon wages war on antiquities smuggling http://www.zawya.com/story/Lebanon_wages_war_on_antiquities_smuggling-DS08052015_dsart*297209/ Lebanese authorities are working closely with Syrian and Iraqi officials to try to stem the flood of looted items. Fri, 08 May 2015 06:45:23 GMT The Daily Star DS08052015_dsart-297209 Open Iraq poised to deploy Iran-backed Shi'ite militia in offensive in West http://www.zawya.com/story/Iraq_poised_to_deploy_Iranbacked_Shiite_militia_in_offensive_in_West-TR20150430nL5N0XG02ZX2/ A move supporters say is needed to defeat Islamic State militants but opponents say could inflame more sectarian violence. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:34:57 GMT Reuters TR20150430nL5N0XG02ZX2 Open Incorporation of the Iraq Speculative Market http://www.zawya.com/story/Incorporation_of_the_Iraq_Speculative_Market-ZAWYA20150426104757/ The Adoption of the Keeper and Custodian system in the Iraq Speculative Market. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:20:42 GMT Al Tamimi & Company ZAWYA20150426104757 Open Turkey faces delicate battle against IS sympathisers at home http://www.zawya.com/story/Turkey_faces_delicate_battle_against_IS_sympathisers_at_home-TR20150422nL5N0XJ2IIX2/ Hundreds of Turks are using social media to show support for Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:16:09 GMT Reuters TR20150422nL5N0XJ2IIX2 Open Gulf states facing regional threats http://www.zawya.com/story/Gulf_states_facing_regional_threats-ZAWYA20150414111404/ The Gulf states continue to demonstrate policy leadership and pragmatism to counter regional threats and political challenges. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:02:06 GMT The Gulf ZAWYA20150414111404 Open Oil's not quiet on the MENA front http://www.zawya.com/story/Oils_not_quiet_on_the_MENA_front-ZAWYA20150414110705/ MENA states are still expected to spend USD 755 billion on energy projects in the next five years. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:44:46 GMT The Gulf ZAWYA20150414110705 Open