Video: Lebanon firms invest in Iraq

Investors in Lebanon are looking at Iraq as a new market for big business deals.

    Investors in Lebanon are looking at Iraq as a new market for big business deals, hoping to make big returns from a market that has seen difficult times.

    The Lebanese Malia Group has invested at least $70m in Iraq, mainly in the construction, consumer goods and real estate sectors.

    Their latest projects include the construction of a five-star luxury hotel in the north.

    Al Jazeera's Amal Hamdan reports from Beirut.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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