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The National Investment Commission (the “NIC”) is committed to bringing opportunities to the investor community that are essential to the Iraqi citizens, provide growth and development for the country and offer significant returns on investment. In line with these goals, we at the National Investment Commission are proud to be presenting this…


Karbala Province

Oil and Gas Sector


Electricity Sector


Communication Sector


Health Sector

No Project’s Name Type of Investment Opportunities Province
1. 1 General hospital capacity : (+ 100 beds) New construction Holy Karbala
2. 1 Specialized Heart and Blood Vessels Surgery New construction Holy Karbala
3. 1 Specialized gynecology Center New construction Holy Karbala
4. 1 Specialized Infertility and IVP (Tube Baby) Center New construction Holy Karbala
5.  1Specialized ophthalmology Surgery hospital New construction Holy Karbala
6. 1 Specialized Cancer Treatment Center New construction Holy Karbala
7. 1 Specialized in Laparoscopic surgery and laser center New construction Holy Karbala
8.  1 Specialized Plastic Surgery Center New construction Holy Karbala
9. 1 Complete Medical City New construction Holy Karbala
10. 1 hydrogen peroxide (pureO2) Plant New construction Holy Karbala


Housing and Infrastructure sector

No. Project name Location allocatd area Province
1.  Establishment of a Housing Complex (consists of 800 Housing Units) Al-Jazirah Town 39 Dunam Holly Karbala
2.  Establishment of a Housing Complex According to investor’s economic visibility announced by the State Company for Food Stuff Trading. 3/8510/Section.61/ Al-Jazirah Town 4 Dunam Holly Karbala
3.  Establishment of a Housing Complex According to investor’s economic visibility announced by the State Company for Food Stuff Trading. 3/5751-Section.61- Al-Jazirah Town 2 Dunam Holly Karbala
4.  Establishment of a Multi-Storey Housing Complex (According to investor’s economic visibility) Southren part of Holly Karbala Province between the new Cemetry and the green belt. 194 Dunam/170 Dunam Holly Karbala


Transportation Sector : Airports

Central Euphrates Airport Project (Central Location amidst the Provinces of Babylon, Holy Karbala, Holy Najaf, and Diwaniyah)  
Project type: New
Project cost: unspecified.
Project location: It services the Provinces of (Holy Karbala, Holy Najaf, Babylon and Diwaniyah).
Designed capacity:
1st stage: 6 million passengers.
2nd stage: 12 million passengers.
3rd stage: 20 million passengers.
It is one of the crucial strategic projects which will facilitate transportation in the central Euphrates areas and will activate and promote religious tourism at these Provinces.

  • A contract was signed with French Company to study the technical and economic visibility of the project; the company also shall prepare and present the project designs.
  • The project is held on an area of 45.717 km².
  • Project components/ 1st stage
  1. Travelers Building.
  2. 500 m runway (code 4 F) capable for Airbus A380 landing.
  3. 12 Contact for (2 code F airplanes, 10 code E/2C), and a number of airplane remote landing.
  4. 60 m air monitoring tower.
  5. Airport City (its service facilities will be announced as investment opportunities).
  6. Air charge building and its yard.
  7. Airplane maintenance facilities.

Industry and Minerals sector

Investment Opportunities Announced by the Provinces in the Industrial Sector

No Project Location Project Assigned Plot Province
1. Construction Projects Kerbala- Construction Industries area- Ayn Al-Tamr Road, Near Thermo-stone Factory 442 Dunam Holy Kerbala
2.  Thermo-stone factory with not less than 1.000 cubic meter/ Day


Kerbala- Ayn Al-Tamr Road, Near Thermo-stone Factory 6 Dunam Holy Kerbala
3. Colored Glass Production Project. Southern part of Kerbala- Najaf High-land Vast areas are available Holy Kerbala
4.  Industrial Zone for Light Industries Northwest of Al-Hurr Town 722 Dunam Holy Karbala


Table of the Investment Opportunities in the Industrial Sector Available at Ministry of Trade

No Project Company Project Type Allocated Land Location
1 Stores and marketing complex with its facilities State Company of Food Staff Trade New Establishment 10 Dunam Holy Karbala/Al-Jazirah District


Tourism Sector

No Project Location Allocated Land Province
47 Hotel and Shopping Mall Kerbala- Abbasiyah- Hamza Al-Zighair street plot 80/ 66 and meem 80/ 64 meem 24 Abbasiyah 2 2 Dunam Holy Karbala
48 Hotel apartments overlooking Euphrates River Kerbala- Hindiyah Town 8 Dunam Holy Karbala
49 Tourist Hotel Plot 3/575/section.61/Al-Jazeerah 26 Dunam Holy Karbala


Education Sector

No Project Location Allocated Land Province
1 Establishment of a University for the following specialties:
Financial, Banking, Accountancy, Management, Trade, Investment, Tourism, and Hotel Sciences
Province Center Various Areas Holy Karbala
2 Establishment of a Technology University dedicated for Geometric Sciences (Architecture, Civil, Electricity, Electronics, Communications, Mechanics, and Topology) Branches Province Center Various Areas Holy Karbala
3 Establishment of a Housing Complex/ Technical Education Commission 125 Dunam Holy Karbala


Services Sector

No. Project Location allocated Land Area Province
1. Commercial complex Karbala- Hussainiyah District- next to Imam ‘Aoun shrine 8 Dunam Holy Kerbala
2. Multi-stories integrated Commercial complex Kerbala- Hur District- Safi street near deposit Qaf 20014/ 1 meem 21 Haydariyah 4 Dunam Holy Kerbala
3. Commercial complex 163/ 1/ meem 6 6 Dunam Holy Kerbala
4. Commercial complex Plot 25/86/Eastren Al-Abassiyah Quarter 1,4 Dunam Holy Kerbala

Youth aand Sport Sector


Agricultural Sector


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