Archive for September 16, 2013

wtoMinistry of Commerce: Iraq is approaching to fulfill its obligations to join the World Trade Organization (WTO)

16/09/2013 13:18

Tomorrow Press / Baghdad: Ministry of Commerce announced on Monday that Iraq was nearing the fulfillment of all the requirements to join the World Trade Organization and the validity of all agreements it as a member state.



Iraq uses the Brazilian experience to join the World Trade Organization


BAGHDAD / JD / .. Ministry of Commerce announced its participation in a training session for the Brazilian experience to join the World Trade Organization.

The ministry said in a statement received / JD / copy of the established economic relations department in the ministry, in coordination with the Brazilian Embassy in Baghdad, a training course on the Brazilian experience in the multilateral trading system and to join the World Trade Organization (WTO) at the headquarters of the Brazilian Ministry of Commerce in Brazil. (more…)

16/09/2013 12:00 AM

Committee expected economic parliamentary approval of the general budget for 2014 in early this year compared to budgets in previous years.

Committee member Rep. Nora Bijari said in a statement (morning) that the draft budget next year be found at the Ministry of Finance a budget large, as amounting to nearly 146 trillion dinars, and the ministry will send a copy of the budget to the Council of Ministers for the purpose of voting on them. (more…)

Maliki vows to “make amendments” to the Investment Law “cringe” the difficulties and private investors

Editor: AJ, BS 15.09.2013 15:37

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, said on Sunday that “the housing sector at the forefront of the priorities of his government,” and to have “projects for the construction of housing units and the distribution of pieces of land free of charge to the needy and the poor,” While hailed “to amend the investment law,” expressed a willingness “to consider the any amendments “cringe difficulties investors and private sector companies.” (more…)

16-09-2013 12:39 PM
Baghdad (newsletter). Vice-Chairman of the Committee, said the Deputy of the Kurdistan blocs Coalition/Ahmed Faizullah, Neil Iraq ranked fourth on the world level in terms of its known oil reserves, with more than 140 billion barrels, and the proportion (11%), to the third place after exploring new oil fields.

He said Faizullah (News Agency): the International Energy Agency issued a report on oil reserves in the world, noted that Venezuela was ranked first with an estimated reserve (297) and 715 million barrels, and a percentage (23%). (more…)

Revenue will reach 812 trillion dinars

The Ministry of Planning, on Monday, for “national development plan for the years 2013 – 2017”, and confirmed that its previous “did not achieve the desired success in the sectors of industry, housing and tourism,” while the Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs Hussain al-Shahristani that the new plan “will focus on Industry mainly instead of oil “, he called on both government officials and private sector to” work together to implement the plan. ” (more…)

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Happened on this day: the central bank and the first Iraqi currency

The elevation of Abdul Razak Mohammed

On this day in 1950 issued the first Iraqi currency, bearing the name of the Iraqi Central Bank, who took over the affairs of the Iraqi currency, issuance or replacement.


Baghdad / Mesalla: the company issued (Wealth – X), specialized in the various information and details for the world’s rich and the distribution of wealth around the world, the 2013 report on the distribution of the world’s rich and their fortunes in the five continents.

According to the report, the total wealth owned by the richest man in the world comparable to (according to its estimates for this year) 27.8 trillion, owned by 199 thousand and 235 chandelier in the world, mostly concentrated in America. (more…)