Posts Tagged ‘kurdistan’

Economic parliamentary decision for “time”: the budget up to the House of Representatives next week

Monday, December 30 1 / December 2013 15:03

Decision likely parliamentary Economic Committee, on Monday, the arrival of the federal budget bill to the House of Representatives next week, while pointing out that the political differences around will contribute to the delay in approval. (more…)

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Saturday 28 December 2013

witnessed the 2013 events, economic prominent left a clear imprint on the level of the national economy, starting from the start of initial production fields Garraf and crazy petroleum giants and rising oil exports, through the rise back up Iraq’s hard currency, and the development and the largest federal budget in the history of Iraq, down to the the conclusion of a memorandum of understanding with one of the Swiss companies to set up a refinery in Missan. (more…)

27 Dec 2013
The Iraqi Higher Electoral Commission (IHEC) is keen to develop a new method for easing the process of voting for people in the forthcoming Iraqi parliamentary elections as well as for the provincial elections in Kurdistan. (more…)

Finance: The government will send a budget this week

12.16.2013

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…)

Oil: Kurdistan agrees to put its oil revenues in the account for the benefit of checks on Iraq
12/06/2013 –

revealed the Iraqi Oil Ministry, on Friday, for the approval of the Kurdistan region put its oil revenues at the expense of the United Nations in favor of Iraqi oil revenues, with the supervision of the central government on the quantity and quality of raw and management of revenues collected, while expected to testify this month to sign a formal agreement is on impact of the resumption of exports of the region through a pipeline Kirkuk Ceyhan. (more…)

04/12/2013
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…)

The General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers of Iraq, on Monday, said the council will discuss on Tuesday in its regular budget bill for next year.

The secretary general of the Council of Ministers Ali Mohsen Ismail in a press statement received “obelisk” a copy of which, “The Council will discuss at its meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, December 3 budget bill for the year 2014.” (more…)

SUNDAY, 01 NOVEMBER / 1 DECEMBER 2013 12:45

Federal Government predicted Sunday the completion of the federal budget for the year 2014 within the next two weeks.

The most controversial point of the draft next year’s budget dues Kurdistan Region of Finance after the federal government sought to reduce the ratio to 10% instead of 17% compensation for financial losses she stopped by the region for the export of oil.

The Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs purity of net debt for “Twilight News”, “The committee in charge of the follow-up file federal budget is still far from work did not end Manmha.” (more…)

oil and gas law’s absence would increase the differences between local governments and the Centre on the oil

25-11-2013 08:07 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). Oil and Energy Committee, warned of the increasing differences between the Federal and provincial governments for the Kurdistan region and the provinces regarding the oil as a result of the absence of the oil and gas law. (more…)

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21 2 / NOVEMBER 2013 14:15

Turkish government announced on Thursday it was in talks with the Iraqi government on the proposal provides for opening an account for the Kurdistan Region’s oil revenues, while hinted that talks are continuing to put the proposal into effect.

alt Kurd leader revealed on Tuesday the first U.S. proposal for a Turkish province’s oil revenue-sharing between the Kurdistan region and the central government in Baghdad, as It is hoped that the Kurdistan Region begins pumping oil to world markets via Turkey through a new pipeline. (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…)

11.11.2013 12:00 AM

Congress assert the “morning” that attempts to destinations to block legislation
BAGHDAD – morning
seeking the House of Representatives to end differences on the law of parties and voting on it after the passage of the general budget for the year 2014, according to uncover the source of a parliamentary early “morning.”
the source said: “The Presidency House of Representatives told the parliamentary blocs all need to speed up agreement on the law of parties and passed before the end of the age of the Parliament for its importance in the political arena. ”
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U.S. newspaper: Kurds seeking independence with the help of Turkey and Baghdad and Washington Mtchwican the national conflict
Sunday, November 10 2 / November 2013 13:23

The newspaper said Washington Post of America said that “the Kurdistan region is looking forward to realizing the dream of the long-awaited independence with the help of Turkey, at a time when the rest of Iraq a wave of violence and bombings.” (more…)

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 06, 2 / NOVEMBER 2013 13:17
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…)

04-11-2013 10:33 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). Member of the Finance Committee, a Deputy from the Kurdistan blocs Coalition//Jimmy, to the need to adopt an economic plan to support the private sector and other productive sectors to achieve sustainable development in the country.

He said sources (News Agency): that Iraq lacks a clear economic plan and good despite the many plans being developed by the Ministry of planning and the Government but they did not meet the desired objectives, so that the economy needs the reforms adopted by the Government. (more…)

28/10/2013
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…)

Smart answer: open branches of Iraqi banks abroad will boost the economy and investment

21-10-2013 12:50 PM
Baghdad (newsletter). She is a member of the Finance Committee, a Deputy from the Kurdistan Alliance//smart Najeeb, Iraqi banks to open branches in the world, saying that such a step would open the field of investment and banking transactions in other States.

Najib said (News Agency): the Iraqi banking system continued to improve, and that opening of branches of banks in foreign countries will serve the sector and expanding investment opportunities, inviting private banks to open branches to support and strengthen its supplier. (more…)

14 October 2013
Committee called on the parliamentary oil and energy to speed up enactment of a law of the Federal Council for Oil and Gas decode the interactions between the ministries of oil and electricity and problems with the provinces and the Kurdistan region, telltale important positive role to be undertaken by the Council in the development of strategic policies for energy.

Rapporteur of the Committee MP Mohammad Qasim, subject to the feasibility of the plans adopted by the ministries of oil and electricity in the area of ​​investment formation of this Council, which is located on himself the functions of the agreements and sign contracts and file management under the supervision of the ministries of energy together. (more…)

World trade bank10/04/2013

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…)

10:29 04/10/2013
Deputy: Credibility in the implementation of economic laws one of the reasons for the success of investment

A member of the Economic Committee MP / Kurdistan Alliance / Mahma Khalil, said that security and stability and credibility in the implementation of economic laws led to the success of investment in Kurdistan. (more…)

September 30, 2013
Amounted to a source in the Iraqi Ministry of Finance announced today that his ministry has completed the preparation of the draft budget for the country, and sent it to the government as a prelude to discuss the clauses at a future meeting, and forwarded to the House of Representatives for discussion and approval.

He pointed to the size of this budget, which are described above in the history of Iraq between previous budgets, will reach 174.6 trillion Iraqi dinars (150.1 billion dollars) on the basis of calculating an oil price of 90 dollars per barrel, as it is expected that the volume of oil exports for next year to 3.4 million barrels daily. He explained that the next budget than its predecessor in 2013 at about 36 trillion dinars (30 billion dollars). It is noteworthy that the U.S. dollar is equal to 1160 dinars. (more…)

24-09-2013 07:35 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). He is a member of the Finance Committee, a Deputy from the Kurdistan blocs Coalition//Jimmy is capable, from the continued deterioration of the security situation in the country because it will affect the work of the few foreign companies that operate in the country.

He is capable (for the news agency news): global companies typically look for two things for the purpose of investment security and profitability, adding that security agent in the country almost non-existent because of frequent bombings, assassinations and threats, all these are not reassuring to foreign investors. (more…)

22-09-2013 10:30 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). According to the decision of the Committee on oil and energy, a Deputy from the Kurdistan blocs Coalition//Kassim Mohamed Qassem, political differences in parliamentary blocs have prevented the adoption of a law establishing the Federal Council for the country’s oil policy.

Kassim (News Agency): the law of the Federal Council for oil policy is one of the important laws in the country and to the legislature a policy determines oil and natural resources in the country to invest, and it determines the powers of the Federal and local governments for oil. (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…)

Economic

20-09-2013 07:13 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). Member of the Finance Committee, a Deputy from the Kurdistan blocs Coalition//Jimmy, to the need to encourage international companies to establish large industries through investment to support local industry and to promote the growth of the national economy.

He is capable of (News Agency): that Iraq needed a great strategy and the plants realized by encouraging investment and bring the world sound companies, adding that investment in the country is still weak due to entice him. (more…)

18-09-2013 06:45 PM
Baghdad (newsletter).The Financial Secretary revealed Fazil Nabi said Wednesday that Iraq’s budget target in 2014 would likely total size 174.6 trillion dinars ‘ 130.68 billion dollars ‘ oil rate of $ 90 a barrel with crude exports from 3.4 million barrels a day. (more…)