Posts Tagged ‘Iraqi government’

December 25, 2013 10:22

The government has prepared a detailed dossier of debt owed by Iraq, amounting to a billion dollars, and the file will top the priorities of the debt talks to be conducted by the ministerial delegation headed by Jordan Eagles, which begins on Wednesday.

A ministerial source said that the prime minister personally asked the Ministry of Finance and the Central Bank to prepare a file detailing of debt owed by the Iraqi government since many years, stressing that the Iraqi side and through the process of preparing for the visit by the joint committees never willingness to resolve the file debt and the payment of Jordan dues for him to Iraqi government. According to the Arab newspaper (more…)

Iraq’s government is not doing enough of the fragile efforts to support investment and foreign companies, which face a constant battle against corruption and bureaucracy, as experts say.

The annual report of the World Bank on completion of annual business, which measure the commercial systems throughout the world, puts Iraq in the bottom of the list with his report for the year 2012, by three orders of Afghanistan. (more…)

Parliamentary economy: the use of foreign expertise for the advancement of the economy of Iraq is important
Saturday, October 16 2 / November 2013 14:16

Saw a member of the Committee of Economy and Investment parliamentary Abdul Hussein Abtan use of foreign expertise is important for the advancement of Iraq’s economy.

He Abtan told all of Iraq [where] “As long as we confirmed that Iraq has not received attention by producing countries and invested and still suffers from significant problems including poor visions and plans of economic and development and use of Iraq expertise foreign longer order is true and important and is supposed to be a long time ” . (more…)

Baghdad, granting the House of Representatives by the Iraqi government for 3 days to send the general budget for 2014 to the Council, as the deadline before the start of the legislative recess in the event of non-arrival of the budget in the prescribed period. (more…)

12-11-2013 03:11 PM

Baghdad (news) .. Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki during a meeting with the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Shell Oil, Peter Voser ready the Iraqi government to support companies operating in Iraq, including the shell so that they can complete their projects as soon as possible. (more…)

Iraq’s Debt Settlement With Egypt And Jordan
On October 23, 2013 According to press sources Jordanian, on Wednesday, the Iraqi government has authorized the Iraqi Minister of Finance and the Governor of the Central Bank of negotiation and debt settlement Jordanian and Egyptian on Iraq, according to an agreement, “the Paris Club.”

Said Jordan News Agency “Petra” in the news of her day: that “The Iraqi government has decided to settle the money that the Jordanian government to act and to present the settlement if finalized,” indicating that it “will be also with respect to funds Egyptian.” mentions that “the Economic Club of Paris” had in 2004 decided to write off Iraq’s debts , which is an informal group of financiers from 19 countries of the richest countries in the world that offer financial services such as debt restructuring, debt relief and debt cancellation on the debtor and creditor countries and identifies the International Monetary Fund names of those States. (more…)

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Despite the White House end the Government shutdown crisis of America there is another crisis threatening the US economy is the US government debt ceiling height to record levels reached 10 trillion dollars, an amount much difficult in the absence of indicators of recovery of the US economy, threaten new economic crises threatening the dollar. (more…)

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A survey conducted by the Iraqi Ministry of Planning for a significant increase in the proportion of school drop-out, in parallel with recording a marked improvement in the living conditions of citizens, compared with the 2007 indicators.

At the same time detect and Deputy Minister of Planning Dr. Mahdi Keywords for the high proportion of chronically ill patients to 12% of the total population, is also believed that more than 50% of adults living with diabetes without knowing it. (more…)

Screen Shot 2012-09-20 at 9.26.27 AMFinancial representative demanding the Central Bank printed new currency with small groups to create a balance in the market

Baghdad/file News: the parliamentary Finance Committee, demanded on Tuesday, the Central Bank printed new currency with small groups to create a balance of the quantity in the Iraqi market.

Committee member, said Haitham Al-jubouri said in an interview with the news agency “that” the Commission recorded a shortfall of some categories of Iraqi currency particularly small groups owing to rapid circulation and damage between citizens “. (more…)

The Iraqi government announced a five-year plan to diversify the economy away from dependence on oil and the development of the industrial sector.

But may be in the case of implementation of the plan ushered in a new phase of recovery from the effects of war and international economic sanctions, which lasted for decades. The recovery was limited since the U.S. invasion in 2003 on higher oil production. (more…)

03 Sep 2013
Iraq granted Jordan a financial assistance of USD (25) million in from of crude Oil amounts.

The Official News Agency of Jordan, Petra, quoted the Minister of State for Media Affairs and the Official Spokesperson of the Jordanian Government, Mohamed al-Momani, as saying ”The Iraqi Council of Ministries decided to aid Jordan with USD (25) million that will be granted in form of crude oil quantity.” (more…)


03-09-2013 11:35 AM

Baghdad (news) .. A member of the Committee on the economy and investment MP / National Alliance / Amer winner, the need for Iraq to conclude economic agreements with developed countries Kalurbih and Asian countries to exchange experiences and develop local capacity.

said the winner (of the Agency news): The Iraqi government signed a series of economic agreements in various economic fields, which where a great benefit to the Iraqi side, but still is disabled, calling activated to support the Iraqi economy and promotion. (more…)

Monday, 26 August 2013 22:21

Baghdad (AIN) –The expert in the industrial development within the UN Organization (UNIDO), Ali al-Sudani, called the Iraqi State to work in reforming the banking sector in Iraq. (more…)

Saturday, August 24 / August 2013 15:01

The Ministry of Human Rights said more than six million of Iraq’s population is under the poverty line.

According to a ministry statement received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it on Saturday that “the National Centre for Human Rights in the Ministry of Human Rights prepared a report addressing the average spending per capita monthly and severity of poverty in Iraq, according to the environment and the extent of the disparity between the provinces in addition to the dimensions of the main poverty-related unemployment and illiteracy, and at the direction of human rights minister Mohammed Xiaa Sudanese. ” (more…)

22/08/2013 | 05:30 PM | Gulf News

BAGHDAD, Aug 22 (KUNA) — The Iraqi parliament Thursday voted on a draft-law to regulate marine navigation in Khawr Abd Allah between Iraq and Kuwait.

After the parliamentary session, a number of Iraqi MPs said that the agreement would protect the rights of the Iraqi people and regulate marine navigation between Iraq and Kuwait. (more…)

Industrial development expert said at the United Nations [UNIDO] Ali al-Sudani said “the scourge of corruption hinder investment in Iraq.”

He said the Sudanese in a statement received news agency public opinion a copy of “out of Iraq from Chapter VII is an important event and embarrassment in the history of modern Iraq and a means important to bring about developments and gears quality levels of technological and scientific in all economic sectors, research and scientific, he also gives the financial and banking sector greater freedom and more credibility in dealing with global banks and in a form which provides financial cover depends upon by the foreign investor to enter into a large and important projects in Iraq. ” (more…)

International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects Iraq to be a prime contributor to global oil-friendly

Editor: BK, BS 24/07/2013, 17:44

Said the International Monetary Fund, said on Wednesday that Iraq has become one of the leading countries oil production, as ranked second largest oil producer in OPEC and the third largest global exporter and fifth at the level of reserves estimated at 143 billion barrels, while expected to continue to expand oil production Iraqi the medium term to be key contributors to the oil-processing of the international market, despite the suffering of the challenges, the country is facing major financial challenges after three decades of siege and war, as you need to convert its oil wealth into assets based upon the processes of reconstruction and development continuously.


The Iraqi government announced day Thursday 25/7/2013, 01/08/2013 official holiday during the holy month of Ramadan, ISX will not be held in the trading sessions these days
24/07/2013 08:13

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SULAIMANI, Kurdistan Region – The lifting of the United Nations’ Chapter 7 sanctions against Iraq is receiving mixed reaction among Iraqis, with some welcoming the move and others worried about its impact, given existing ethnic, sectarian and political tensions.

Minorities have been especially concerned, apprehensive that the Iraqi government — without a leash – could turn into yet another threat, paving the way to renewed dictatorship. (more…)

Iraqi Ministry of Trade and Iraq’s Union for Chambers of Commerce Predict that the market will witness in the upcoming few months a qualitative trade movement after Chapter Seven sanctions imposed on Iraq were lifted.

Iraq is expected to regain its normal position and its wide-spectrum international transactions; confirmed.-officials and economic experts after Chapter Seven sanctions imposed on Iraq were lifted; which will reflect positively on the Iraqi market in the next few months. (more…)

Specialists expect a qualitative economic mobility in Iraq in the coming months

I expected the Ministry of Commerce and the Federation of Chambers of Commerce to see the Iraqi market in the coming months mobility qualitatively in the buying and selling, especially after the withdrawal of Iraq from Chapter VII.

expectations of Iraq’s return to its natural and business dealings broad international, data confirmed by officials and experts in the economy, especially after the exit of the country from Chapter VII, which will reflect positively on the Iraqi market in the coming months. (more…)

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The Iraqi Government announced on Monday, 10 June, the formation of a Joint Committee of the ministries of finance, planning and the Central Bank to adjust the value of the Iraqi dinar against foreign currencies and prevent slumping. (more…)

Index of poverty in Iraq to 18% compared to 23% in 2007, according to preliminary indications of the Ministry of Planning and Development Cooperation.
The ministry said it will announce the final results of the poverty level will be the next month of June. (more…)

Screen Shot 2013-05-25 at 5.29.33 AMBAGHDAD / obelisk: An official source at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait closing the file maintenance of border markers between the two countries, after the approval of the UN Security Council on a proposal to transfer funds deposited by Kuwait to the United Nations Fund to compensate Iraqi farmers, to the Iraqi government, as part of the maintenance of border markers between the two countries.

The source said that “a positive step in the interest of good bilateral relations.” (more…)

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05/16/2013 12:09
The Iraqi government said it had agreed on the draft exemption Iraq and foreign companies implementing investment projects from taxes and fees to encourage the movement of investment in the country.

The Iraqi environment is attractive to investors and capital owners wary of entering the market, despite the availability of opportunities Iraqi result of tensions security and poor services as well as the bureaucracy. (more…)

Iraq and Kuwait agreement on the organization of navigation in front of the House of Representatives
Published on Thursday, 09 May 2013 10:05

Put the House of Representatives, on Thursday, the draft law on ratification of the Convention between the Government of the Republic of Iraq and Kuwait on the organization of maritime navigation in the Khawr Abd Allah in front of his deputies in the first reading, amid expectations that the witness hearing a debate on the law with the continued boycott members of the rule of law for the session in protest not to include a bill criminalizing the Baath Party. (more…)

08/05/2013 14:47

Range Press / Baghdad
Praised the United Nations on Wednesday, the Iraqi government “to fix” the public sector and develop dramatically, and called for the granting authorities and independent judicial freedom for its role of oversight and accountability “, while confirming the need for coordination between the institutions of the state executive, legislative and judiciary to fight corruption.

The Deputy Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq Jacqueline بادكوك during the Forum Baghdad International to evaluate the anti-corruption strategy and asset recovery, which was held today in Baghdad and attended (Long Press), said that “accountability, transparency and anti-corruption are areas of great importance for Iraq and the region as well,” indicating that “these issues are having a positive impact on the delivery of services.” (more…)

05-05-2013 12:16 PM

Baghdad (News)/report/bahtik/… Seeking Iraqi Ministry of reconstruction and housing construction road lines and iron train railway linking the capital Baghdad to neighbouring capitals, with a view to promoting commercial exchanges between Iraq and surrounding countries.

The Iraqi Government approached the Governments of neighbouring States on the implementation of the trade corridor project, and expressed their readiness to implement the project, because the common interests of all States in the region. (more…)


BAGHDAD / JD / .. called for economic and investment commission in the House of Representatives to take advantage of the financial crisis faced by the major countries and enter into agreements at the level of import countries or companies that payment be processed on credit.

The report of the committee obtained by / JD / a copy of it that a large part of the development projects imported components in whole or in part from the outside world, adding that the formula used since the regime change in 2003 was the payment of credit 100% in advance. (more…)

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Editor: BK, NK 03/04/2013 17:30

The Ministry of Oil in Baghdad, on Wednesday, that Iraq is the only country in the Middle East and OPEC, which gets full membership in the Initiative Extractive Industries Transparency, while revealed quest completed monument 5000 meter at various stages of the oil industry by the end of 2013 the current, Initiative showed that there is a “strict conformity” between the companies and government data extraction on the amounts paid and received in 2010 the last of $ 52 billion. (more…)