Iraq Business Report

Last updated at 03/01/2018

218 people died in Sulaimaniyah due to traffic accidents in 2017

A total of 220 traffic accidents cases occurred in the Sulaimaniyah province last year.  218 people have died, 3193 injured in 2017, the official traffic Directorate statistic shows on Wednesday.

Speaking during the press conference, Karwan  Hama Sdiq, the spokesperson of general traffic directorate said its revenue has been increased by %100 reaching 83 billion Iraqi dinars (USD 75 million)  in compare with 2016 in the same time its spending reduced to half since 2016.

According to the statistics incidents and fatalities in 2017 increase from 2016, "Our hope is to see that number go down each year," he said




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