Daily Archives: November 20, 2023

Bastille Day (French National Day) General Consulate of France

Bastille Day, national holiday in France and its overseas departments and territories, marking the anniversary of the fall on July 14, 1789, of the Bastille, in Paris. Originally built as a medieval fortress, the Bastille eventually came to be used as a state prison. Political prisoners were often held there, as were citizens detained by the authorities for trial. Some prisoners were held on the direct order of the king, from which…

Money, Investment and Women International Conference

Erbil’s first international conference on “Money, Investment, and Women” commenced on September 11th at Rotana Hotel Erbil to spotlight domestic and foreign investment opportunities led by women in Iraq and the Kurdistan region. The event emphasizes the development and promotion of the business ecosystem through the empowerment of women, the conference was attended by a slew of government figures, in…

Grand Majidi Mall Opening

Majidi Mall Shopping and Entertaining Centre, one of the largest shopping and entertainment Centre’s in Iraq.  Opened doors to visitors on 23 November 2009. Visitors have the opportunity to shop in an acclimatized, hygienic and safe environment combining daylight and the spaciousness of outside streets thanks to its architectural design, which pushes new boundaries in the understanding of the shopping…