Posts Tagged ‘erbil’

21-12-2013 10:30 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). Member of Committee on oil and energy Deputy//ULI Al-Shara, the oil and gas Act will enhance transparency in oil dealings between the Government and the territory, will the good clear oil policy without any doubts.

Shara said (News Agency): the oil law is due to differences in economic and political and legislative status and territory governments where both explain the article 112 of the Constitution as his advantage. (more…)


Finance: The government will send a budget this week


Ahmed Mohamed parliamentary Finance Committee announced that the government will send a draft law on the federal budget to the House of Representatives during the current week.

She said the adoption of the budget discussions will take two months at least. Committee Chairman MP Haider al-Abadi’s «future» yesterday that according to our information, the draft general budget of the federal government will reach to parliament during the current week. (more…)

The conclusion of the visit of the officials acting USAID to follow the projects carried out in Iraq

12/09/2013 16:57
Baghdad announced that the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, on Monday, the conclusion of the visit of the officials at the U.S. Agency for International Development in Iraq and see the projects carried out in Iraq, in the areas of primary health care, and job creation, and support for the elections, and administrative reform. (more…)

Oil: did not hear anything about the agreement, Erbil and Baghdad on oil exports from the region

06-12-2013 11:33 AM
Baghdad (newsletter).The Committee on oil and energy parliamentary it support any agreement between Baghdad and Erbil to export oil region crisis, indicating that the recent agreement between the parties was not offered as not in the ‘ core ‘ work.

Member of the Parliamentary Committee on oil and energy Awad Al-Awadi (News Agency news): ‘ we believe the parties and the Centre are seeking to resolve the dispute over the export of oil and revenues and develops its solutions ‘. (more…)

despite sought by the Iraqi government to throw the ball in the stadiums Turkish and Kurdish on the issue of export of oil from the Kurdistan region through a special tube, the recriminations still persists between the two parties.

Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yildiz, who concluded an agreement with Baghdad necessary government not to conclude any agreement with the Kurdistan Regional Government on the export of oil without the knowledge of the Iraqi government, announced yesterday that from Erbil «Kurdistan region of Iraq has come to an agreement on energy with the central government in Baghdad this month». (more…)

Editor: AF, RS 12/02/2013 6:54 p.m.
Showed Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs Rose Nuri Shaways, on Monday, optimism about the future of Iraq in the field of natural resources, and among that Iraq is among the largest energy producing countries in the world with imports up to 93% of the annual budget, called for negotiations between the province Kurdistan and the center and the rest of the provinces in the field of oil and speed up the enactment of laws related to this area. (more…)

02/12/2013 15:37

Banks entered the global and Arabic, despite the circumstances to the Iraqi market to invest and operate Pkuadrha local, Arab and foreign, as it was unable to security incidents experienced by the country of suspended life, but escalated the opening of these banks, whether in Baghdad or the provinces, which led to a boom in economic activity and easy movement capital to invest. (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-11-29 at 3.42.07 PMMaliki: Open Branch President for Standard Chartered Bank in Baghdad message that Iraq is not isolated from the world

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki opened the branch president for Standard Chartered Bank in Baghdad, “a message that Iraq is not isolated from the world.”

He said in a speech during the opening of the branch “We stand today in front of a turning point in the economic field through the entry of international banks in Iraq, and we have a desire to advance the process of construction and reconstruction that require banking operations successful.” (more…)

Deport the law of oil and gas to the next parliamentary session

Commission said the oil and energy parliamentary, Wednesday, that the few remaining period of the age of the current parliamentary session is not enough to hold understandings lead to approval of oil and gas law, asserting that the law left to the next session. (more…)

Oil parliamentary reveal for “Khandan” the latest developments in the file oil and gas law
05:11:22 / 11/2013

Khandan – Zia-Khalifa revealed to the Commission on oil and energy parliamentary about the latest developments in the file legislation to oil and gas law controversial among Iraqi political parties and between the federal government and the Kurdistan Regional Government and the rest of the provinces. (more…)

20/11/2013 | 09:14 AM | Kuwait News

NEW YORK, Nov 20 (KUNA) — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon late Tuesday expressed hope that the continued improvement in the Iraq-Kuwait relations would expand to include economic and cultural ties.

In his periodic report to the Security Council on the work of the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI), Ban said he is “pleased with the continued improvement in relations” between the two countries, including Iraq’s allowing Kuwait to open consulates in Erbil and Basra. (more…)

11/19/2013 12:00 AM

Securities Commission and the Central urging banks to الاندراج in the stock market
BAGHDAD – Farah pumice

Traded 73 companies listed in the regular market for securities shares to record proportions between the rise and fall, which point rise in trading volume during the third quarter of this year than it is in the year 2012, so it came expectations specialists occurrence of a quantum leap in the financial market over the next year 2014. (more…)

Published on Friday, October 15 2 / November 2013 13:19

Attributed Finance Committee Alnielyh, Friday, reasons for delay in the federal budget, discussions with representatives of the Kurdistan Alliance and the federal government about the points of contention between Baghdad and Erbil, especially those related to entitlements oil companies operating in the Kurdistan region, and the possibility of merging Peshmerga Ministry of Defence. (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-11-14 at 12.44.42 PMIFC International Group To Open An Office In Erbil
On November 14, 2013 in the economic

Arbil / News Network Iraq – announced the Kurdistan Regional Government’s intention to the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, to open an office in the Kurdistan Region.

Said in a statement to the government today: that (IFC), the largest development institution global focus in particular on the private sector in the countries of the Middle East and North Africa, expressed during a meeting held on Wednesday, in the office of the Ministry of Planning in the Kurdistan Regional Government. (more…)

parliamentary Finance Committee asked the federal government to resolve all official books of financial problems with the Kurdistan Regional Government before the assignment of the draft federal budget for 2014 to the House of Representatives.

Committee member said Najiba Najib’s “Twilight News”, “We in the Committee we made a formal request to the government spends resolving the financial problems with the Kurdistan Regional Government in the draft federal budget for next year before referring it to the House of Representatives.” (more…)

IRBIL, Oct 28 (KUNA) — The 6th International Exhibition for Construction and Environmental Technology, Materials and Equipment for Iraq (Project Iraq 2013) opened at the fairgrounds on Monday, Under aegis of Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government.

Eighteen Kuwaiti firms showcase their products at the exhibition which lasts until October 31, said Zainab Hussein, director of the Export Promotion Division of Kuwait’s Public Authority for Industry (PAI). (more…)

10/27/2013 12:00 AM

Following his visit to Kurdistan and meeting with officials in Erbil,

expressed Kurdistan Region President Massoud Barzani, hope to establish parliamentary elections as scheduled, without delay, expressed during his meeting with House Speaker Osama Najafi yesterday in Arbil, the hope reaching political parties to positive results that could lead to common understandings to pass the election law, which called for the need to make some adjustments to it, and in a form which can ensure the region’s share of compensatory seats. (more…)

Economy: the need to overcome differences between Arbil and Baghdad regarding oil prior to the approval of the federal budget

22-10-2013 10:37 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). Member of the Committee for economy and investment Deputy//ÚÈÏ çáúèçó sheyaa, the importance of overcoming all the differences between the Governments of the region and the Centre for oil in next year’s budget, noting that committees formed between Arbil and Baghdad failed for solutions to end the disputes. (more…)

Commission: 93% Of Your Vote In The Elections Of The Kurdistan Region
On September 20, 2013 in the political

Arbil / News Network Iraq – announced the Electoral Commission, on Thursday evening, for recording the highest rate of participation in the special ballot in the Kurdistan region as arrived for more than 93 percent.

Was in the Kurdistan region earlier in the day special ballot for the three provinces that elections will be held in the day after tomorrow to elect a new parliament of the province. (more…)

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…)

04-09-2013 12:33 PM

Baghdad (newsletter). Member of Committee on oil and energy National Alliance MP Furat Shara, difficulty passing gas and oil amid political and security atmosphere.

Shara said (News Agency): he was formerly a quad and the oil in the oil and gas law but did not see to the work of these committees, expressing the hope that gives this a law of importance by political entities and Presidents for approval by the next election. (more…)

SUNDAY, 25 AUGUST 2013 11: 07

Turkish newspaper, revealed that, in conjunction with the ongoing preparations for the Kurdish National Conference in Erbil, Kurdistan will declare “Grand” which will include four parts of Kurdistan “and refers to the Kurdish-majority regions in Iraq, Iran, Turkey and Syria.


Finance Committee: budget 2014 “election” .. Baghdad and Erbil to resolve their differences before reaching the Parliament
Range – 08/20/2013 – 2:03 pm

Warned the deputies and members of the Finance Committee, the parliamentary repeat the scenario of political debates which they are subject budget at the end of each year, and drew out that the differences that existed in last year’s budget between Baghdad and Erbil special allocations oil companies operating in the region and the allocation of the Peshmerga and the share of the regions of the budget subject to repeat this year not to hold the committees formed between the two parties any meeting so far, and accused the government of covering up the final accounts for the last four budgets. (more…)

Standard Chartered Bank to British plans to open three branches in Iraq

on 8.20.2013

Detection Standard Chartered Bank Standard Chartered British, today announced its reliance on support of his government to enable it to open branches in Iraq, while among the main objective of it is to meet the banking needs of the growing clientele in the country, particularly in the electricity sector and the oil, telecommunications and infrastructure, and to find ” foothold “him among U.S. banks, which began providing services there, said his quest to open three branches in the capital Baghdad and Erbil during the last quarter of the current year 2013 and then in Basra during the 2014 next. (more…)

For Oil and Energy Committee agreed to pass the draft law of the national oil company

Agreed to the Commission on oil and energy parliamentary bill Police National Oil unanimous 13-member ones, and submitted to the Presidency of the Council of Representatives for the purpose of inclusion on the agenda.

Said the Commission’s decision Qasim Muhammad’s (IMN) said that «the Commission on oil and energy in the presence of 13 members agreed unanimously to pass a bill the national oil company, while the three members of the Magazine, one of the laws of the five within the oil and gas law », adding that« the Commission raised the draft law to the Presidency of the Council of Representatives for the purpose of inclusion in the agenda of the meetings »., (more…)

07/24/2013 12:00 AM

Baghdad, Omar Abdel-Latif
resumed joint committees between the Kurdistan region and the center, work to resolve outstanding issues between the parties, the center’s insistence shown by the National Alliance for the settlement of all files is different on them, particularly oil and gas laws and border demarcation and Article 140, which is the same thing that was expressed by a coalition of Kurdish blocs, When expressed welcomed the move which he described as “positive”. (more…)

Deputy Leader: touts Barzani Baghdad to implement previous agreements
19-07-2013 02:41 PM

The counter (newsletter).MP of the Kurdistan blocs Coalition//Kassem Mohammad shmkhti, a Chief touts Kurdistan to Baghdad at the end of Ramadan, to implement the agreements and open the door to national solutions.

He said in a statement shmkhti (News Agency): there was a plan between the Federal Government and the territorial Government on the exchange of visits between Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and Kurdish regional President Massud Barzani.

Arbil likely to resolve differences with Baghdad as soon as the enactment of the oil and gas
Thursday, 11 June / July 2013 12:08 | | |

{Baghdad: Euphrates News} favored the Minister of Natural Resources in Kurdistan, Ashti Hawrami, to proceed with oil and gas law will lead to the resolution of all disputes between Baghdad and Erbil, indicating that the oil reserves in the region more than 45 billion barrels, calling on the federal government to { 55} million barrels of fuel was received by the province since 2004. (more…)

Revealed to the Commission on oil and energy parliamentary Tuesday, as having four drafts of oil and gas law awaiting the arrival of a fifth to be released from mini-committee between the governments in Baghdad and Erbil, as noted that the continued dispute over the law is structured with five points, cautioned that the committee Baghdad – Erbil mini did not meet 8 months ago. (more…)

06/07/2013 14:45 Barzani in Baghdad tomorrow
Article 140 and the border between the provinces and the oil and gas law highlighted the files held by Barzani

Government source confirmed earlier that the head of Iraq’s Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani, starts tomorrow, Sunday, a visit to the capital, Baghdad looking with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki pending issues, economic and political security.

The source said “obelisk” on condition of anonymity that “Barzani will visit Baghdad at the head of a delegation representing the local government in the province tomorrow and will meet Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.” (more…)