Rome/ Iraq TradeLink: Iraqi Transport Minister Kadhim al-Hamami discussed with his Italian

counterpart Graziano Delrio opening a direct flight between Baghdad and Venice to encourage tourism between the two countries.

Minister Hamami reviewed here the possible projects before the Italian companies in the Iraqi transport sector.

He stressed the possibility of Italian railway companies to assist in building a railway line between Najaf and Karbala, as well as rehabilitating the railway lines in the country.