Posts Tagged ‘United States’


BAGHDAD / JD / .. House of Representatives proposed a number of ways that can contribute to raising the participation rate in economic activity for up to 50 percent through the year 2017.

A member of the Committee for Economy and Investment parliamentary Abdul Salam al-Maliki told the reporter / JD / The House of Representatives proposed the enactment of Social Security to strengthen the role of the private sector of the systems in the generation of employment opportunities, and securing the appropriate environment to transform the workers in the unorganized sector organizer. (more…)


Despite the passage of more than three years on the signing of the strategic framework agreement between Iraq and the United States, observers noted that the U.S. side seems not serious in implementing the terms of this Agreement as soon as that leaves a clear impact on the Iraqi scene.

Political analyst Amir al-Saadi said the U.S. side is slow in implementation of the terms of the agreement, especially in the field of armaments, but he progresses good steps in the field of education and scientific exchange and fellowship, which left the impression that the U.S. government is not serious in achieving all of its provisions. (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…)

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…)

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…)

FDI surge, data point to Vietnam economic revival

Foreign direct investment in the first 11 months shot up by 54 percent from a year earlier, indicating, along with other signs, that the economy could be turning around.

Official data shows investment exceeding US$20.81 billion in the year-to-date, 77 percent of it going into manufacturing and processing.

The country had set a full-year target of $13-14 billion. (more…)

Add DFI funds to raise the cash reserve value of the dinar

11/21/2013 12:00 AM

Calls for the central bank to take effective steps to restore the sovereignty of Baghdad

called Economists Central Bank of Iraq to take effective steps towards the protection of Iraqi funds and to pursue a policy to ensure restoration of national sovereignty them especially after the hit Iraq more than $ 110 billion to creditors.

confirmed in a statement to the (morning) the importance of studying the mechanisms capable of preventing the risk of creditors’ claims as companies or individuals and consistent and in accordance with international law. (more…)

BAGHDAD – Iraq Press – November 21 / November: detecting the civil governor Former Iraq Paul Bremer that “Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki asked during his recent visit to Washington to send ground troops U.S. back to Iraq after pleading not control the situation in his country, noting that the administration U.S. and promised to study the matter.

Bremer said during an interview televised pursued / Iraq Press /, “The relations between the United States and Iraq is not at the required level, and that the blame lies on both sides,” adding that “President Barack Obama committed a grave mistake when they withdraw all U.S. troops from Iraq two years ago” . (more…)

British report:
November 16, 2013
Said the report of Standard Chartered Bank in the United Kingdom that “Iraqi oil revenues will reach $ 5 trillion between 2013 and 2035.”

The bank said in its report that “Iraq is preparing to increase production faster than any other country and has the potential to become the largest exporter of crude oil in the world.” (more…)

15 Nov 2013
130th position has been occupied by Iraq in a global perspective in terms of the economic development indicator, released for the year of 2013.

The report, which was issued by the British Institute (Legatom) in London including (142) countries, is considering many pointers such as the happiness and satisfaction of the people of the country and their ability to plan for better future as well as the financial fortune. (more…)

Well, everyone my skepticism and need for pause regarding the rumor of an RV this week has been validated.

The rumor of an RV this week has been proven false and manufactured by the very source of the rumor on the site which made the announcement.  The author of the rumor manufactured a lie in order to demonstrate the gullibility of those who hold dinar and the countless lies by gurus who claim to know all. (more…)

Let us never forget those who shed their blood and their sweat and their tears so we can live in our sanctuary of freedom. Soldiers of the United States, corporals to generals, should always be given the highest respect from citizens and politicians living under the flag of the United States. Today we salute you the US soldier here with us today and those who have passed. May our countrymen never forget the price paid for freedom – JH

Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same. – Ronald Reagan


11-11-2013 09:30 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). Confirmed the decision of the Commission on economy and investment Deputy/Kurdish Alliance/mahma Khalil, the political differences among the parliamentary blocs impacted negatively on the overall economic situation in the country, warning of serious economic problems if the conflicts among politicians. (more…)

On November 9, 2013 in the economic

BAGHDAD / News Network Iraq – predicted the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries [OPEC], to lose about 8% of its stake in the global oil market during the next five years, with the growing production of oil shale in North America.

Predicted the Organization in its annual report, the decline in demand for its oil about one million barrels per day until 2018. (more…)

Saturday, October 09, 2 / November 2013 11:48

Iraq finished [130] index globally in terms of economic power and in accordance with the general index for the welfare of the annual prosperity through the year 2013 issued by the Institute [يغاتوم] British in London, which included 142 countries around the world.

The report points out that “most people would agree that economic prosperity is not just material wealth, and so they take into account the indicators reflect the happiness and satisfaction of citizens in their daily lives, and their ability to build a better life in the future.” (more…)

Haider Ali Jawad – 11/07/2013
Saw the official spokesman for “Iraqi National Accord Movement” led by former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi to talk about re-nominate the President of the current government Nuri al-Maliki for a third term: “a blow to the foundations of democracy fragile, and does not help to support the stability which is a political consensus and one of the most important Mrtkzach, puts the frenzied quest to arm the army at this time, questionable and dubious. ”


05/11/2013 – 17:07

was Vice President, for his country’s welcome to pass Iraq’s election law, saying that the consensus that happened today showed the power of democratic institutions in Iraq, praising led by Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and parliament speaker Osama al-Nujaifi and Kurdish regional President Massoud Barzani.

said Joseph Biden In a statement posted on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, seen by “Alsumaria News”, “The United States welcomes passes the law governing parliamentary elections, the Iraqi Council of Representatives,” adding that the issuance of this law is “the result of several weeks of negotiation and compromise among all political blocs Home in Iraq. ” (more…)

Expert: application of the Basel standards rise the performance of the Iraqi banks

11/04/2013 12:00 AM

Baghdad – Mostafa Hashemi
counting expert bank standards Basel banking in Iraq from the good things that drive to achieve stability through the creation of fair competition between government and private banks through the services provided by these banks to citizens.

And said banking expert Samir النصيري to apply the terms of the Basel in Iraq between the central bank and other banks would improve the performance of banks, indicating the importance of the application of Basel standards across the follow-up developments taking place on the subject of Basel standards (2 and 3) in order to prepare for its implementation and adoption of international standards with regard to capital adequacy rate and liquidity ratio. (more…)

Obama after his meeting with al-Maliki: You must feel Sunnis, Shiites and Kurds that they have a voice in government

WASHINGTON – Iraq Press – 2 November to November: President Barack Obama after meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said he encouraged to speed up the adoption of an election law in Iraq and added that the elections should take place as scheduled. (more…)

Members of Congress warn Obama: Maliki drag Iraq into civil war

The New York Times revealed in a report followed the “Twilight News”, a group of members of the U.S. Congress sent a warning message to President Barack Obama that “mismanagement Maliki to Iraqis led to the deterioration of the situation there has been the country into civil war.”

The Nuri al-Maliki, who will meet with Obama on Friday, has hinted that he will ask Washington to send sophisticated types of weapons until the Iraqi government can fight as an organization al-Qaeda militants. (more…)

30-10-2013 11:33 AM
Baghdad (news) .. Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to the capital of the United States and Washington on an official visit lasting five days. An informed source (of the Agency news): that al-Maliki arrived in Washington at the head of a government delegation, noting that he would meet with Vice President Joseph Biden. (more…)

Allawi And Barzani And Najafi In Washington By Al-Maliki
On October 21, 2013

BAGHDAD / News Network Iraq – visiting head of the coalition in Iraq, Iyad Allawi, Washington, DC, in response to a formal invitation to him, to discuss the situation in Iraq and the region. According to a source familiar with the “Allawi is visiting Washington in response to an official invitation addressed to him from U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden to discuss the situation in Iraq and the region . (more…)

Allawi “is visiting America for treatment of an old knee injury”?!

Expressed close to the Iraqi leader surprised at the statements that addressed some of the media for that Ayad Allawi’s visit to Washington, an official came to meet the U.S. government’s invitation.

Indicating that Allawi, currently lying in a U.S. hospital for treatment of an old knee injury. (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…)

20-10-2013 06:51 AM
Baghdad (newsletter). The President of the economic information center predicted Dergham Mohamed Ali, the Iraqi economy was affected by the debt crisis, which will lead to lower oil prices in the world oil market.

He Mehmet Ali (News Agency): to increase the debt of America would not lead directly to the recession, but Government closure effect in one form or another on the income of the employees who received the compulsory leave without pay, lack of movement and sell to retail what born near recession in the US economy. (more…)

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Previous meeting between Obama and Maliki

06:41 PM

Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki beginning of the twenty-ninth of the month visit to the United States in response to an official invitation from U.S. Vice President Joe Biden.

The Information Office of the Prime Minister in a press statement: “The al-Maliki will be held during the visit, meetings with U.S. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden and senior officials in the United States, focused on ways to strengthen the ties of friendship and partnership in the light of the strategic framework agreement between the two countries.”

And added: “It is scheduled to address the talks are also ongoing developments in the region, particularly the Syrian crisis, and the prospects of cooperation between the two sides to install regional security and stability.”

also will deliver Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, a lecture on the situation in Iraq and the region in one of the U.S. research centers.

14/10/2013 09:20:00
BAGHDAD / NINA / A source, close to Prime Minister Nuri al – Maliki, said: “Al-Maliki will visit Washington at October 25, at an official invitation from U.S. President Barack Obama.” (more…)

Counting the U.S. ambassador in Iraq, Robert Beckerov, on Friday, the presence of U.S. companies in the Baghdad International Fair as “evidence of the economic relations strong between the two countries,” and that the show “featuring American companies a manufacturer of aircraft, vehicles and electrical energy, financial services and defense,” and when he announced his pride severe “corporate contributions to his country for the continuation of the economic development of Iraq,” he urged Iraqis to “explore the U.S. wing of the vision of the importance of corporate America at the present and the future of Iraq.” (more…)


spare Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki doubt certainty when he announced his intention to explicitly run for a third term as prime minister amid strong opposition from his opponent within the National Alliance Sadrists and the Iraqi List, outside of this alliance. Maliki said in a televised statement on Thursday evening that «if the people wanted and we have the largest parliamentary bloc as a law within the National Alliance will nominate myself for a third term.

While supported al-Maliki for a change in the positions of sovereign Supreme (Presidency of the Republic and the Cabinet and Parliament) in case I got alliances between the political blocs cross-ethnic and sectarian it was considered that «the prime minister in case you did not get those variables will remain decisive for the component Shiite». (more…)

10/08/2013 12:00 AM

Receded in the vicinity of America and its effects may affect the world

with the entry of the U.S. economic crisis new due to a failure to approve its budget, similar to the crisis of 2008, despite the different reasons, assured specialists and experts citizens that the Iraqi economy is solid and will not be affected by this crisis.

Chairman of the Securities Commission, Dr. Abdul Razzaq al-Saadi said in a statement to the (morning): “The disruption that occurs in not approving the budget, the U.S. has so far never had any global impact, but the problem lies in the case did not pay the U.S. debt causing a crisis in global financial markets.” (more…)