London Evening Standard – Kurdistan quiz for bigwigs

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Ahead of today’s Iraq Britain Business Council event in London, the city’s Evening Standard newspaper has warned that while Kurdistan was “once held as beacon of hope and freedom”, the country is now “one of the most corrupt places to invest on the planet.” The story, written in the paper’s ‘City Spy’ gossip column, added: “No doubt City bigwigs will be emphasising the sanctity of that old Square Mile mantra: my word is my bond.”