Archive for June, 2013

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June 30, 2013

Minister of planning and development cooperation Minister of finance Youssef El shukrijumah agency should exit Iraq from Chapter VII will be reflected positively on the economy in the country.

He moved to the Iraqi national lllanbaa agency/Nina/”exit Iraq from Chapter VII will have a clear impact on economic growth and the exchange rate of the Iraqi dinar against other currencies. (more…)

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Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari said Iraq is witnessing the era of economic prosperity, full of investment and oil companies and diplomatic representation, although the state of division and division political reflecting a shadow on the security and stability in the country.

while Zebari said that Iraq fear of leakage of weapons that are sent to the armed groups in Syria into the hands of terrorists on its territory.

Zebari said in an interview with The Associated Press yesterday, “Saturday”: “The Iraq today, after the expiry of contract on the projection of the dictatorial regime in 2003, the better off countries that arose from the midst of the Arab Spring, which is still struggling to determine the shape of their governments and build its institutions and write their constitutions. “


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Baghdad (newsletter). Economist Ismail said Radi, the Convention concluded by the Iraq market for securities with the NASDAQ stock market will contribute to the development of its trading system.

He said content (News Agency): the Iraq market for securities with an urgent need to develop its work through the use of modern technology systems, hiring discreet international institutions specialized in developing the work of global exchanges.


30-06-2013 09:00 AM

Executive Director announced to the Iraqi market for securities Taha Ahmed Abdulsalam signing of an agreement with Nasdaq OMX »American information technology to transform the e-trading system to the middle of next year.

That «the signing of the agreement obtained after studies and negotiations continued for months, and after analyzing the technical specifications through design study discussed by the Board of Governors and management of the market with the Securities Commission and its member brokerage firms in the Iraqi market for securities. (more…)

UNemblem28/06/2013 | 12:39 AM | Kuwait News

UNITED NATIONS: UN Security Council President Mark Lyall Grant of the UK on Thursday disagreed with Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zibari who told the Council earlier in the day that Iraq has honored “all” its obligations under Chapter VII and that those are now “part of the past.”

“There are, of course, some remaining issues for Iraq. As Mr. Zebari said, there are still compensation payments to be made; My understanding is that there are about USD 11 billion dollars still to be paid, but that will be completed by 2015 or so,” he told a press conference reflecting on the Council’s work during this month, in answer to a question by KUNA. (more…)

30-06-2013 12:47 PM

Baghdad (News)/report/bahtik/… After the UN Security Council vote unanimously to exit Iraq from Chapter VII, which imposed a year ago (1990) especially after the occupation of the State of Kuwait, Iraq and the adoption of severe economic sanctions on the country, Iraq has achieved full national sovereignty and freedom from all economic constraints, which has become a stumbling before the arrival of international companies to invest in the country. (more…)

06/30/2013 12:00 AM

Maliki confirms directed the government strongly towards the construction after the exit of the country from Chapter VII

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki directed the government strongly towards rebuilding Iraq economically, politically and خدماتيا after his release from the provisions of Chapter VII. comes at a time confirmed the Kuwait to rid Iraq of the provisions of international would enable it to regain its natural surroundings regional and international levels, and will contribute to strengthening and promoting bilateral relations. (more…)

30-06-2013 05:45 PM

Baghdad (newsletter).Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, the State of Kuwait to respect Iraq’s sovereignty, stability and territorial integrity, again refused, leading to fragmentation and interference in its internal affairs and preserve their identity Arabic and Islamic.

Sunday, 30 June 2013 10:40 | | |

(AIN) -Kuwait decided to appoint a senior diplomat at its embassy to Iraq to follow up the file of the Kuwaiti prisoners and missing persons after the former regime’s invasion to Kuwait in 1990.

The UN Security Council voted on last Thursday, on relieving Iraq from the UN Charter’s seventh Chapter. (more…)

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Iraqi market for securities uses Bnazdak to make it a financial center on the regional and global level

06/29/2013 16:07

The Foundation signed a NASDAQ Global Market, on Saturday, an agreement with the Iraqi market for securities to develop the system work in business dealings, and showed institution that the agreement includes replacement of the stock market Iraqi its system current ones will make it a platform for stock trading fast and sophisticated at the global level, as confirmed by local officials that partnership with the NASDAQ will make Iraq a financial center for all commercial activities of regional and global markets.

He said the first deputy chairman technology stock market in an institution NASDAQ Lars Ottarsgard in an interview for إنفستر news economic and briefed him (range Press), “The Corporation NASDAQ NASDAQ Global Stock Exchange and headquartered in New York and signed with the Iraqi market for securities ISX agreement to develop the system work the Iraqi market, the current business dealings and congratulate the Iraqi stock market on their pledge to develop their commercial system to occupy their place at the forefront of the market based on modern technology in the Middle East

He Oter Sgaard that “according to the terms of the agreement Vstqom stock market Iraqi replace its system of current ones backed technology company X-Stream X-Stream Technology of the NASDAQ, as will be the introduction of developments technological modern stock market in mid-2014,” noting that “the updates that Stdkhalha technology X Stream on the Iraqi stock market system will make it a platform for business transactions fast and sophisticated, which will increase to attract investors in the Middle East and the global level. “

For his part, said Michelle Carlson, head of business development for the Middle East and North Africa in the NASDAQ “We are very proud بتقديمنا Technology X-Stream modern to support the development of the stock market of Iraq to become a market recognized brand in the region and be the station to attract investors to local and international alike.”

In turn, the director of the Iraqi market for securities Taha Abdul Salam said that “the market’s administration is committed to making it one of the most bourses Tjaddeda and active in the Middle East and across the world,” noting that “the modernization and development of the system our commercial technological with the survival of our continuing partnership with the NASDAQ is a clear indication for investors The stock market dealers that Iraq will continue to be the financial center of all activities of regional and global trade. ”

He said Abdul Salam that “the process of modernization and according to the technology company X-Stream X-Stream will provide the Iraqi market for securities most modern techniques of technology stock trading in accordance with the international standards and the adoption of this technology is a step in an ambitious market Iraqi Stock Exchange to become a point of attraction in the Middle East capable of hosting and facilitate other regional Alasouk activities. ”

During a period of less than ten years the proportion of stock trading business in the Iraqi Stock Exchange tenfold expectations of sales of shares to more than $ 1.2 billion during the year 2013 while the increased market capitalization seven-fold during the same period to reach more than 12.170 billion dollars in the first six months in 2013 only.

The technology NASDAQ X-Stream currently used in more than 25 exchange in the world market.

And the market for securities Iraq three branches in Baghdad and Erbil, Najaf and the latter opened in the seventh month of January 2013.

It is noteworthy that the Iraqi market for securities, which was established in June 2004, which was founded and was following a manual trading prior to the adoption of electronic trading in part on 19 April 2009, and then fully in the year 2010, and traded in the market dozens of companies specializing in sectors including banking, industry , hotels, tourism, agriculture, and the number of sessions the market in the year 2010.236 session, during which trading of more than 256 billion shares worth more than $ 339 million through the implementation of 71 thousand a decade, and in 2009 the number of sessions the market 152 a session, it was a circulation of about 211 billion shares valued at 307 million dollars through the implementation of the 49 thousand contract.

MP for the National Alliance Silverline cream on Saturday to meet politicians religious invitation to investment opportunity out of Iraq from Chapter VII of the scientific development   Economic and open the door to change (more…)

Information Minister Salman Al-Hamoud al-Sabah: Iraq did not come out of Chapter VII fully and there are still pending issues, including the issues of the Kuwaiti missing persons and property
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Kuwait – Eastern June 29: The Minister of Kuwaiti media Salman Hamoud morning that the file of compensation owed by Iraq of Kuwait is still under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. (more…)

Baghdad: Hussein thghb Al-Tamimi (morning)-hours after get rid Iraq from Chapter VII, the dinar has risen against the dollar.

As a member of the Association of private banks Saif Al hilfi, “Iraqi dinar exchange rate against the dollar has seen a return to normal levels after Iraq output resolution of the provisions of Chapter VII.” (more…)

After coming out of Chapter VII. 82 billion dollars from Central Bank


Baghdad/JD/… Estimated funds which will be at the disposal of the Central Bank of Iraq after exit from Chapter 7 about $ 82 billion, amid warnings of Iraq’s creditors who are thirsty for such funds.

Member of Parliament MP Habib Terminal/JD/Agency: the size of the Iraqi funds to the Central Bank after the departure of Iraq from Chapter VII is estimated at $ 82 billion, which would provide cover for the dinar and contributes to the Uploader of the economic situation. (more…)

Iraq departure from Chapter VII poses new challenges, experts say.

Iraqi people celebrate after United Nations announced the end of sanctions imposed on Iraq, in Baghdad, June 27, 2013.

REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani.

Erbil, Asharq Al-Awsat—The Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament welcomed Iraq’s exit from its obligations under Chapter VII of the UN Charter after the UN Security Council unanimously agreed to resolution 2017 on Thursday.

Speaking exclusively to Asharq Al-Awsat Tariq Jawhar Sarmami, senior media adviser to the speaker of the Kurdistan parliament, said: “We welcome the UN Security Council’s decision which will end a long period of Iraq being subject to international sanctions and [obligations of] Chapter VII of the UN Charter.” (more…)

29/06/2013 | 01:21 PM | Kuwait News

KUWAIT, June 29 (KUNA) — The State of Kuwait welcomes recent UN Security Council resolutions concluding mandate of the special international coordinator for Kuwaiti missing and POWs and archive and charging UNAMI, the UN Assistance Mission in Iraq, with these files.

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah publicized an official statement today, reacting to the UN Security Council resolutions 2013/2107, dated 27/6/2013, regarding conclusion of the mission of the international coordinator and tasking UNAMI with following up on these issues. (more…)

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Under the title “Iraq and a new era after Chapter VII,” said Bayan newspaper in an editorial .. After 23 years of waiting and after that settled despair in the hearts of Iraqis return Iraq’s sovereignty incomplete after it emerged from Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations Security Council resolution unanimously to approve the Resolution 2107 on Iraq, the night before last, which provides for the application of Chapter VI of the Charter of the United Nations rather than Chapter VII, which was allowed under طائلته use of force against Iraq as a threat to international security, in addition to large amounts of frozen his assets financial global banks to pay compensation to those affected by the invasion. (more…)

Secretary-General welcomed the Arab League, Nabil Elaraby, on Saturday, the issuance of UN Security Council Resolution remove Iraq from Chapter VII and entry in Chapter VI, and among the issuance of this decision was the result of an agreement the two countries to address the outstanding issues their sons, pointed out that This step will restore Iraq’s full sovereignty and international stature. (more…)

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Hours after Iraq concludes from the provisions of Chapter VII, the exchange rate of the Iraqi dinar soared against the dollar.

As a member of the Association of private banks Saif Al hilfi, “Iraqi dinar exchange rate against the dollar has seen a return to normal levels after Iraq output resolution of the provisions of Chapter VII.” (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-05-20 at 8.45.15 AMThe United Nations voted unanimously to remove Iraq from Chapter VII

28/06/2013 11:48 AM

Maliki: Iraq was removed from the biggest obstacle to the restoration of its role in the region and the world

UN Security Council voted unanimously on Thursday, the decision to remove Iraq from Chapter VII and entered in the sixth, ending the measures provided for in certain paragraphs of the international resolutions, including 686 and 687 and adopted by the Council in in 1991 following Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait. (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-06-27 at 1.52.07 PMZebari reduced the importance of the Kuwaiti statements: Thread infinite .. Iraq came out completely
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Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, on Friday, reduced the importance of the Kuwaiti statements about keeping the file of compensation under Chapter VII, saying that the “Agreed.”

The Kuwaiti Information Minister Salman Al-Hamoud Al-Sabah, that the file of compensation owed ​​by Iraq of Kuwait is still under Chapter VII, which amounts to about $ 11 billion . (more…)

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Kuwait: Iraq did not come entirely from the provisions of Chapter VII,

Friday, June 28 / June 2013 11:06

Kuwait confirmed Friday that Iraq did not come entirely from the provisions of Chapter VII, noting that the file of compensation owed ​​by Iraq is still under Chapter, while believing that the decision issued by the Security Council yesterday will reflect positively on Iraq’s relations with her ​​and the community international. (more…)

U.S. congratulates Iraq and Kuwait بنجاحهما to resolve bilateral issues
06/28/2013 – 4:00 pm
United States Governments of Iraq and Kuwait to succeed resolve key bilateral issues and international over the past year.

He said U.S. Secretary of State issued by the U.S. embassy in Baghdad said on Friday that “this thing that helped important event that happened today, a decision of the Security Council of the United Nations is a testament to the commitment of the two countries neighboring the new relations that we are witnessing today.” (more…)

28/06/2013 13:22:00
Washington / NINA /– U.S. State Department said in a statement that washington is working with the Iraqi government to heal the political tension.

Spokesman for the U.S. State Department Patrick Ventrel expressed at a press conference last night Washington’s concern about the continuing violence demanding seeking to end the “sectarian attacks” in Iraq

Expert: the Ministry of finance is required to start up the balancing act (2014) to avoid errors of the past years
28-06-2013 12:04 PM

Baghdad (newsletter). The Economist called Muhammad Ahmed Al-Hasani, the Ministry of finance should start budgeting year (2014) to avoid errors that occurred during the past years, which led to the delay in approving the budget. (more…)

28-06-2013 02:47 PM

Baghdad (newsletter). An official statement in the Council of Ministers on Sunday, setting a date for the start of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s visit to Russia. (more…)

A report issued by the International Center for Development Studies and status of the British capital London to Iraq, which reached its budget to nearly $ 119 billion for this year does not have them, but what converts the International Monetary Fund from the sale of oil revenues into the Development Fund for Iraq.

The report pointed out that the Iraqi economy has been suffering a period of sharp fluctuations in the exchange rate of the dinar is clearly reflected on the economic situation of the Iraqi citizen, as reported by “Twilight News” yesterday. (more…)

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Thursday, 27 June 2013 21:40 | | |

Baghdad (AIN) -The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hoshyar Zibari, announced on Thursday “Iraq now is a free country.”

In a press conference held at the UN building in New York after completing the vote on relieving Iraq from the UN sanctions stated in the UN Charter’s 7th Chapter, Zibari said “Iraq restored its normal standing at the international community and will practice its role as any other stable country,” (more…)

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After recognizing improved Iraq-Kuwait relations, the U.N. Security Council on Thursday unanimously voted to ease sanctions against Baghdad.

Sanctions were imposed on Iraq after Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in the 1990’s. The embargo on Iraq falls under Chapter VII of the U.N. charter.

Iraq still needs to return missing property, national treasures and archives, as well as reparations for the invasion, in order to fully exit from Chapter VII. (more…)

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Baghdad (AIN) -The UN Security Council will hold at 7 p.m, according to Baghdad local time, a session to discuss canceling the SC resolution issued in 1990 which put Iraq under the UN sanctions.

An exclusive report AIN got from the UN headquarter reported that “The UN Secretariat General published the expected session’s agenda which includes two items under title (The Situation between Iraq and Kuwait which are:

-The 35th report of the UN Secretary General over the 14th item for SC No.1284 for 1990.

-The letter dated 12/June/2013 forwarded to the UNSC from the Permanent envoys for Iraq and Kuwait to the UN.)

The UNSG, Ban Ki-moon had promised to discuss this topic at the SC to lift the UN sanctions on Iraq