Posts Tagged ‘United Nations’

Sunday, 22 November / 1 December 2013 09:41

Visiting Iraqi Oil Minister Abdul-Karim and coffee Kuwait soon to discuss the file management of common fields between the two countries.

Detection and Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Khaled Al-Jarallah Kuwait in a press statement about “a planned visit by a coffee to Kuwait to discuss the mechanism for the implementation of the common fields between the two countries that took place recently.” (more…)

Ban satisfied with Iraq’s cooperation with Compensation Commission
20/12/2013 | 01:11 AM | Kuwait News

NEW YORK, Dec 19 (KUNA) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday expressed his satisfaction that Iraq continues to deposit five percent of its oil revenues to the Compensation Fund, in accordance with relevant UN Security Council resolutions, to pay the victims of the 1990 Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.

“I would like to express my ongoing appreciation to the Government of Iraq and the Iraq Committee of Financial Experts (COFE) for their continued cooperation with the Compensation Commission,” Ban told the Council in his six-month report. (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…)

11/12/2013 | 03:51 PM | Kuwait News

KUWAIT, Dec 11 (KUNA) — Leaders of the Arab Gulf states welcomed Wednesday Iraq’s compliance with UN resolutions related to border signs’ maintenance, as well as referral of Kuwaiti prisoners, missing persons and property to the UN mission in Iraq.

The leaders also condemned the firing of rockets from the Iraqi territories against Saudi border areas, considering it “unacceptable violation” of the international law and good neighborliness principles. (more…)

called on the UN mission to help Iraq (UNAMI), Wednesday, Iraqis to cast their votes in the upcoming parliamentary elections in order to make the change. Was made ​​at the conference held by the mission in Baghdad, on the occasion of the International Day of Human Rights.

The conference was launched in the presence of representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq Nikolai Maldinov and a number of government officials and civil society organizations and a number of human rights defenders. (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…)

Wrote on: 05/12/2013 01:33:23
The Deputy Chief of Mission of the United Nations to help Iraq Georgi Posten “hoped to result in efforts by Baghdad on file missing Kuwaitis from the termination of the file is complete . ”

emphasized Posten during a meeting with Human Rights Minister Mohammed Sudanese to join the United Nations Mission to the Commission on the follow-up file missing , will contribute to the coordination of work between the relevant authorities . ” (more…)

BAGHDAD, Dec 4 (KUNA) — Iraq’s Minister of Human Rights Muhammad Shia Al-Sudani received Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General 6for Iraq Gyorgy Busztin and his accompanying delegation at the Ministry HQs here on Wednesday.

In a press statement, the Iraqi Ministry of Human Rights said the meeting focused on the file of searching for and returning of Kuwaiti missing in action (MIAs) as a result of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990. (more…)

Monday, 02 January 1 / December 2013 15:48

Iraq announced to find the [236] missing Kuwaitis have been buried in the Iraqi territory after the invasion of the former regime of Kuwait in 1990.

A statement of the Iraqi Human Rights Ministry received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it for its minister Mohammed Xiaa Sudanese say, “It’s with regard to the missing file Iraqi and Kuwaiti ministry is the implementation of the memoranda of understanding signed between Iraq and Kuwait in 1991 formed a tripartite committee origin of the technical sub-committee aimed Find Iraqis and Kuwaitis missing since the Kuwaiti side presented a list of [609] missing Kuwaitis and contrast the Iraqi side presented a list of [5864] missing Iraqis. ” (more…)

The United Nations believes that the bilateral relations between Iraq and Kuwait in the improvement, which facilitates the process of closing files stuck the first of the missing Kuwaitis

BAGHDAD / obelisk: stressed the UN representative to Iraq, Nikolay Mladenov, on Tuesday, to achieve a further improvement in relations between Iraq, Kuwait and Iraq and raise the proportion of the security situation in Iraq Saouselan inevitably to close the file of missing Kuwaitis and Kuwaiti official documents as soon as possible. (more…)

Kuwaiti official: Kuwait is looking forward to continue to receive future quarterly payments until the full repayment of the amounts of compensation

The head of “Public Authority for Assessment of Compensation for Damages Iraqi aggression,” Khaled Ahmad Al-Mudhaf that the remaining amount of Kuwait is estimated at 8.899 billion dollars and Kuwait “looking forward” to continue to receive payments of future quarterly until payment of the full amount of compensation. (more…)

First Published: 2013-11-22

Geneva – Kuwait called on Friday to the United Nations Committee for the compensation to the need to deal with the request to retrieve some sensitive and confidential documents which I had lost during the period of the invasion of Iraq, at a faster pace.

He said Khaled Ahmad Al-Mudhaf, chairman of Kuwaiti Public Authority for Assessment of Compensation for the loss of the Iraqi invasion delayed the delivery of the Commission of these documents to his country for more than eight years, despite the signing of a bilateral agreement written and verbal are whereby the return of such documents to the State of Kuwait after the completion of the review. (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…)

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19/11/2013 | 12:58 AM | Gulf News

KUWAIT, Nov 18 (KUNA) — All of Iraq’s outstanding issues with Kuwait have been resolved as result of the commitment of both and it will carry out all of its commitments in 2015, Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari said on Monday.

This has been achieved through cooperation, mutual trust and good intentions to solve these matters along with resolutions and commitments on Iraq, he told reporters after arriving in Kuwait to attend the Third Africa-Arab Summit. (more…)

Iraq, Kuwait provides a list of [30] a former officer believed possession of information for the remains of their nationals
Tuesday, October 12 2 / November 2013 19:39

Supplied by the Iraqi government of the State of Kuwait list of [30] officers were working in the security services during the former regime are believed to have information on the remains of Kuwaiti citizens were executed mass graves in Iraq after the invasion of Kuwait in 1990. (more…)


Tuesday, October 12 2 / November 2013 17:59


Iraq submitted a request to Russia for providing satellite images of mass graves committed by the former regime.


The Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon in a report during a meeting of the UN Security Council on Monday that “the Iraqi Foreign Ministry waiting for a response from the Russian government regarding its request images via satellite to mass graves dating back to the years 1990 and 1991.” (more…)

High Nassif Foreign Ministry calls on Iraq to be merged with the international community and follow up of frozen Iraqi funds


MP for the coalition called the Iraqi Free high Nassif and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to integrate Iraq to the international community and get the entitlements in the seats of the committees of the United Nations and follow-up of frozen Iraqi funds. (more…)

Mana: private banks move to amend their laws restricting

11/09/2013 12:00 AM

He stressed that Iraq would emerge from Chapter VII chance her

called the director of the International Centre for Consulting and studies to the need to reconsider, revise and amend the law on banks, leading to the liberation from the constraints in order to be launched towards the strengthening of the capacity of the national economy and rise to the level of performance and giving banks developed in the world. (more…)


BSA announced federal, Sunday, announced its participation conference “INTOSAI” which will be held in China for the development of censorship, saying the conference is an opportunity to exchange experiences, opinions, and discuss important technical issues.

A press release said the bureau, received “Alsumaria News” a copy of it, that “the Chief of Staff Abdul Basit Turki headed a delegation to participate INTOSAI conference in China for the period from 19 to 27 October this.” (more…)

18-10-2013 05:44 PM
Baghdad (news) .. According to the UN mission in Iraq ‘UNAMI’, that 6 million Iraqis are still living below the poverty line of about 33 million people in the country beyond the budget of Finance’s annual $ 100 billion. (more…)

called on the United Nations, on the occasion of the advent of Eid al-Adha, all Iraqis and their political and religious leaders and civil rights to seek to achieve unity and understanding among them. (more…)

The Ministry of Planning and Development Cooperation, on Sunday, it will issue a detailed report on the unemployment rate in Iraq based on surveys conducted by the teams.

He said the ministry spokesman Abdul Zahra al-Hindawi told a news briefing on Sunday, “said the ministry and through surveys conducted in all provinces will be released end of this year a report on the proportions unemployment and Mqarnha with unemployment rates declared for the year 2012.” (more…)

Assurances of the importance of Iraq’s sovereign rating

03/10/13 12: 00 am

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Member of the Association of private banks and Director of Ashur sherwan Anwar Mustafa importance of Iraq a sovereign rating.

Mustafa said in his (morning): “there are simple mechanisms, ways to get Iraq on this category, including all countries in the world dealing with the international calendar.” (more…)

Said an adviser to Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki that Iraq played a significant role in the convergence of views between the United States and Iran, noting that the dial between President Barack Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rohani will be the start of a positive in enhancing security in the Middle East region, and expressed Iraq’s readiness to provide more initiatives to support the rapprochement between the two countries.

The adviser Ali al-Moussawi said in an exclusive interview with “New Morning” that “Baghdad welcomed the dial-up collection Obama Brohani”, following that “Iraq was constantly seeks to find a balance in the region between the United States on the one hand and Iran on the other hand.” (more…)

{Baghdad: Euphrates News} posted a high-level Iraqi delegation headed by Vice President Khodair al discussions of the General Assembly of the United Nations at its fifty {68} in the presence of heads of state and government and foreign ministers of the member states of the United Nations. (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…)

Specialists: the British Standard Chartered Bank opened a branch in Iraq would strengthen the banking sector and promote development of the country

09-09-2013 09:23 AM

Baghdad (News)/report/bahtik/… Exit Iraq from Chapter VII of the UN which was imposed by the United Nations since the 1990s to stimulate foreign companies and international banks, known as a discreet entrance to the Iraqi environment to work in.

Where Standard Chartered Bank expressed ‘ British ‘ who owns subsidiaries in different countries strong desire to open branches in Iraq, after having made a formal application. (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…)

Concluded Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs of the United Nations Mission Jeffrey Feltman, on Monday, the two-day visit to Iraq to keep close to the point of view of Iraqi politicians with regard to the internal situation and the events of the region.

The mission said in a statement that “Feltman concluded his visit to participate ceremony was held in the capital Baghdad, on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the bombing of the Canal Hotel in 2003, which is considered one of the most devastating attacks in the history of the United Nations.” (more…)

Swing economic laws are oscillating between Kevin .. Council of Ministers on the one hand and the House of Representatives on the other hand .. Without achieving any economic feasibility for the advancement of the Iraqi economy, which warned economists from sliding Iraqi economy spiral of collapse that ستبتلع the local market by issuing the Council of Ministers and the House Rules without being properly on the ground, stressing the importance of developing strategic plans, economic instead of putting laws failed. Expert Economic Hatem Alboati, counting preoccupation of the Council of Ministers and MPs put economic laws is not serious steps for the advancement of the national economy, stressing that the development of laws without strategic plans leads to failure and lack of fulfillment of his being is not a magic stick to transform the economy into a developed economy. (more…)