Archive for March 28, 2012

Ban Ki-moon

Date : 3/29/2012

KUWAIT, March 28 (KUNA) — Visiting UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called on the Iraqi government on Wednesday to implement fully the UN Security Council (UNSC) resolutions stemming from the invasion of Kuwait in 1990 and settle the sticking issues between the two neighboring countries.

The UN chief made the call during a joint press conference with Undersecretary of the Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry Khalid Al-Jarallah. (more…)


Baghdad, March 27 / March (Rn) – The Iraqi Ministry of Finance that it presented to the Ministers of Economy and Finance Forum project currency union between the Arab countries at the meeting held on Tuesday in Baghdad in the framework of the preparation of economic files to be presented to Arab leaders at their summit on Thursday.

He said Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi, told the Kurdish news agency (Rn) that “the Iraqi delegation to introduce a single currency at a meeting of Arab ministers of economy and the similarity of the euro to the European Union.” (more…)

Editor: CC | AA Wednesday 28 March 2012 08:24 GMT

Detect and Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sabah Khaled Al-Sabah, on Wednesday, the visit of a delegation from his country to Baghdad in mid-April to complete the visit by Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to Kuwait middle of this month, as well as discuss common issues in all.

He said Sabah al-Iraqiya semi-official upon arrival in the Iraqi capital today to participate in the meeting of Arab foreign ministers, “We look forward to a meeting soon in Baghdad after two weeks to supplement what has been discussed in the visit of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to Kuwait on March 14 now.” (more…)

03/28/2012 0:28

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Kuwait Mustafa Jassem, “The coming days will witness activate the work of joint committees between Iraq and Kuwait.” quoted Iraqi satellite channel him as saying: “The coming days will witness activate the work of joint committees between Iraq and Kuwait to resolve the outstanding issues.” (more…)

On: Wednesday 28/3/2012 7:53

near Kuwait announced activate the work of joint committees with Iraq on the outstanding issues. The channel quoted the Iraqi semi-official in a newsflash for the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Mustafa Al-Shamali Kuwait say that the coming days will witness activate the work of joint committees between Kuwait and Iraq to resolve the outstanding problems. (more…)

27/03/2012 12:49

U.S. President Barack Obama that he was nominated Brett Mac Gork, a former member of the team of former President George W. Bush’s national security, to take over as U.S. Ambassador to Iraq

For his part, the White House said that Gork is running so far the position of adviser to the U.S. ambassador in Baghdad James Jeffrey Indicating that the candidate for this position will be the first U.S. ambassador resides in Baghdad since the U.S. withdrawal from Iraq Last December after being ratified by the Senate

KUWAIT, March 28 (KUNA) — His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received on Wednesday, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and his accompanying delegation.

The meeting highlighted relations between the State of Kuwait and the United Nations, in addition to issues of mutual concern. (more…)

BAGHDAD – Babinaoz (Reuters) – Iraq from nations involved in the Arab League summit on Tuesday to drop his debts in the period before the invasion and urged them to follow the lead of the United Arab Emirates, Algeria, which has already agreed to write off debts of Baghdad. Rafie al-Issawi said Iraqi Minister of Finance on the first day of the summit to be held in Baghdad for the first time after the war that Iraq has asked Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Libya, Jordan, Sudan, Egypt and Morocco to help him to settle his debts. (more…)

On: Wednesday 28/3/2012 7:03

likely economist Ismail Radi development of Iraq’s industrial and commercial in the coming years, stressing that he will compete with the surrounding countries in the region through the export of goods and increase its exchanges of trade, as a result of the attributes of the elements of economic losses.

Radi said in the light of what is going on by Iraq of regional developments and scientific development of plans to attract corporate investment, which will push Iraq over the coming years towards the development of economic sectors. (more…)

Baghdad, March 28 (Rn) – The Commission on oil and energy parliamentary, Tuesday, that the Deputy Prime Minister for Energy, Hussain al-Shahristani is trying to impose its hegemony and its resolutions on the political blocs in order to vote on the law of oil and gas in the form that satisfies the federal government, saying he will not be voting the law of oil and gas did not stop al-Shahristani interventions.


Date: Wednesday, 28-03-2012 07: 57 am

Baghdad (newsletter) … The Economist suggested that Abdul Sattar al-Hashimi contracted specialized mining companies and investment, being a country with immense natural wealth, untapped, noting that exploited optimally will bring down the Iraqi economy upside down and makes him a solid foundation. (more…)

28/03/2012 10:17

Confirms a number of specialists in the field of oil, Iraq is in need of a new mechanism for the marketing of crude oil, including a contract for six months instead of a full year, in addition to the review mechanism to pump oil through the oil tankers.

Confirmed that the Iraqi Oil Ministry that it had developed a plan to raise exports during the current year up to € 3 million b / d uncertain time itself that the reason for decline of oil exports for this month due to the circumstances of bad weather in the region during the past ten days, and not because of administrative problems or technical. ” (more…)

Wednesday, March 28 / March 2012 10:49

Foreign Minister arrived in Kuwait to Baghdad.

A source at Baghdad International Airport, told all of Iraq [where] said Wednesday that “the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait Sabah Khaled Al-Sabah arrived in Baghdad for a meeting of Arab foreign ministers to be held today to prepare for meetings of the Arab summit.”


On: Wednesday 28/3/2012 7:58

called Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, the Ministers of Finance and Economy to the Arabs “pause solidarity” for the advancement of the Arab economy, as is the case in the world, with Arab companies invited to participate in the process of reconstruction of Iraq. Maliki said in a speech during his attendance at the Conference of Ministers of Finance and Economy Forum “The Arab situation needs to stand in solidarity for the advancement of its economy, as is the case in the world,” (more…)