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BizDaily: Can Erbil Cope? 03 Apr 15

April 3rd, 2015

Episode 206 of 679 episodes

Peace and security has made Erbil in Iraqi Kursdistan an attractive place for shoppers and holiday makers from Baghdad and other Iraqi cities facing security issues. But now the collapse of the oil price and a budget dispute with Baghdad is leading to rising unemployment, unpaid workers and an exodus of foreign investors.

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