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Central Bank of Iraq

Also known as: CBI

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Business Summary Organization of the issue and circulation of the currency of the State of Iraq; regulation of exchange and credit policy; licensing and supervision of banks; fiscal agent for the government. Country of Incorporation Iraq Ownership Type Government Established In 1947 Primary Sector Financial Services

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Central Bank of Iraq Building
Al Rashid Street
  • Tel: +964 1-816-5172
  • Tel: +964 1-816-5171
  • Tel: +964 1-816-5173
  • Fax: +964 1-816-6802
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