The NIC chairman confirms that the project of the One Million Housing Units will contribute to solving part of the housing Crisis
NIC Chairman, Dr. Sami Al- Araji announced that 125 companies of various nationalities had submitted offers to implement the project of the One Million Housing Unit all over Iraq within the framework of the National Housing Project providing that 35 companies shall be chosen to implement the whole project.
Dr. Sami, during a celebration organized by the Ministry of Construction and Housing on the occasion of the International Day for Housing, explained that the project of the One Million Housing Unit adopted by NIC within the framework of the National Housing Project shall be implemented on an area of 80 thousand Donum.
NIC Chairman added that the commission shall choose only 35 companies out of 125 with an implementation term of two years, referring that these companies are of local and international origins as of the international ones were American, French, Spanish, Korean in addition to 12 big Turkish companies like (Torkey) well known company.
Dr. Sami also said that the NIC is currently evaluating the applying companies on technical and economic basis before starting the implementation phase, referring that the commission had also informed the investing companies about the importance of cooperation with specialized companies to provide the infrastructure necessary for the projects as electricity, water, sewerage, communication and other important services.