Parliamentary Finance: city government for banks to 12 trillion dinars


Published on Monday, November 2 / November 17, 2014 21:03
BAGHDAD / Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network (IMN) –
member of the parliamentary finance committee Faleh force, said the government has borrowed from banks 12 trillion Iraqi dinars in the current year and has not repaid until now.

The sari’s ( IMN ) “The government has to borrow a sum of government banks without paying for a long time, will make it unable to compete with the civil and foreign banks because of the deficit, which may cause those banks.”

The longer the delay Agheraralmoisnp, a major obstacle to the implementation of investment projects and services in all ministries and departments of service in Iraq.

Sarees and added that “the most important laws that are supposed to operate by the parliamentary Finance Committee is a project restructuring Rafidain and Rasheed freed from the domination of the Ministry of Finance, as well as the upgrading of the economic reality of the country.”

He recommended the religious authority, Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani (long live) House Speaker Salim al-Jubouri, the need to approve the budgets of 2014 and 2015, as well as the important laws that are in the first class in the interests of citizens and the country.


Najafi infallible and discuss arrangements for the meeting of the three presidencies

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Infallible and Najafi

(Independent) .. Search President Fuad Masum, with his deputy, Osama Najafi, Monday afternoon, the main arrangements for the convening of a meeting of the three presidencies and the program, which will discuss it.

Said Najafi office in a statement received (Independent) said the two sides also discussed the political agreement that emerged the government of which required completion by the time the ceilings .. also search the armed forces and the battle fronts and follow the evolution of the confrontation with al Daash terrorist, and the need to support our troops, the brave, with the importance placed stages large to complete the construction of the army and the police, especially in the provinces, which are exposed to terrorism.

View and infallible (according to the statement) results of his visit to Saudi Arabia, a successful outcome would be the development of relations between the two brotherly countries. It was emphasized at the meeting the importance of continuing to visit countries in the region to establish stable relations beneficial to the peoples of the region, and supports the national effort in advancing in various fields .. (end)

Jubouri arrives in KSA


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Follow- Up (AIN) –The Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament, Salim al-Jubouri, arrived on Monday evening at the Saudi Capital, Riyadh, in response to an official invitation from the Saudi Government.

Speaker Jubouri and accompanying parliamentary delegation was received by the chairman of the Saudi Shura Council, Abdullah Bin Mohammed al-Sheikh. /End/

1st Group of Kurdistan Oil reaches Turkish Jihan harpor to be exported by CG

Baghdad (AIN) –The Minister of Oil, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, announced the arrival of 150, 000 oil barrels from Kurdistan Region to Turkish Jihan harbor to be exported by the Central Government.” /End/

Al-Hakim stresses in contact by telephone with Barzani the importance of resolving the outstanding problems between the central government and the Kurdistan region

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BAGHDAD / NINA / Head of the Islamic Supreme Council Ammar al-Hakim, stressed on Sunday the importance of resolving the outstanding problems between the central government and the Kurdistan region.

Al-Hakim confirmed during a telephone contact with the President of the Kurdistan region Massoud Barzani today, according to a statement of the importance of finding comprehensive solutions between the two governments.

Al- Hakim and Barzani discussed, according to the statement, the overall political and security situation and the problems between the Government of the Region and the federal government,” referring to “the importance of coordination between the security forces and the popular crowd and Peshmerga, praising” the victories achieved by the people of Iraq against the IS./ End

Iraqi parliament will participate in the NATO Conference

جمهورية العراق - اقليم كوردستان
Republic of Iraq – Kurdistan Region

Roudao – Erbil

Kurdistan Regional Government has implemented, on Monday, one of the terms of the agreement reached with Baghdad, the export of 150 thousand barrels of oil to the Turkish port of Ceyhan, through SOMO.

The head of the Oil and Gas Committee of the Iraqi Council of Representatives, Aziz Abdullah, network Roudao media, “announced today that the Iraqi oil minister, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, that the Kurdistan Region has exported 150 thousand Briml of oil by SOMO, the Turkish port of Ceyhan.”

With regard to the information available about the fact that the Kurdistan region to export oil or not, Abdullah said: “I do not know if the KRG to export oil or not, but I learned so by the Iraqi oil minister told.”

It is noteworthy that the Kurdistan Regional Government, the Iraqi oil minister, has concluded a joint agreement on the issue of oil, in 13 of November, which stipulates that the Iraqi government, regardless of the amount of $ 500 million to the Kurdistan Region, while the latter exported 150 thousand barrels of oil per day from by SOMO.

Mladenov: The explosion this morning near Baghdad International Airport was on a convoy of the United Nations

BAGHDAD / NINA / Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Nikolay Mladenov said on Sunday that the explosion of the car bomb driven by a suicide bomber today morning near the Baghdad International Airport targeted a convoy of the United Nations in Baghdad.

He said in a statement today that the convoy of the United Nations is composed of three vehicles was traveling from Baghdad International Airport to the Green Zone came under an explosion this morning and did not result in the killing or injury of any of the United Nations personnel who have all returned safely to the mission headquarters, as one of the vehicles suffered severe damage.

Mladenov said that this unfortunate incident will not deter the United Nations to continue its work in support of Iraq and its people who faces violence long ago, adding that he looks forward to working together with the Iraqi government to ensure that the perpetrators who carried out this attack are brought to justice.

A car bomb driven by a suicide bomber exploded this morning near the Abbas Ibn Firnas Square on the road to the international airport without losses.

A police source said the car exploded before reaching its target in the street near the Abbas Ibn Firnas square without casualties, adding that the explosion resulted in causing material damage to a number of nearby cars. / End

Turkish Prime Minister in Baghdad on Thursday to meet the official invitation

Baghdad -arac Presse, November 16: A source in the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said on Monday that “the Turkish prime minister, Ahmet Davutoglu, will visit Iraq at the end of this week,” noting that “the visit Ihsanoglu Thursday comes in response to an official invitation.” .


  It is said that the Iraqi foreign minister, Ibrahim al-Jaafari, had visited Turkey earlier this month and extended an invitation on behalf of the Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi, the Prime Minister of Turkey, Ahmet Davutoglu, to visit Iraq and discuss various issues of mutual interest, particularly the economic and security files ” . Admiral ended

Asiacell: Internet users will rise 60% ​​as soon as the launch of 3G service early New Year

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Long-Presse / Baghdad

Suggested Asiacell mobile phone, on Monday, rising numbers of Internet users increased by 60% on the company’s network during the year 2015, after “the launch of the third generation service”, and indicated that the third-generation services will enable subscriber access to high-speed Internet services, while confirming that the number of customers reached until the end of the month of September more than 12 million subscribers, pointed to the presence of 19 offices and branches covering all parts of Iraq.

Said Director of Media Relations at the company, Abdullah Hussein, in an interview with the (long-Presse), “The company can provide a vision for its forecast for the growth of Internet users on the ACL network by the end of 2015 compared to the end of 2014,” expected to subscriber ratio rises on service Internet 60% supported the launch of third-generation services and the prevalence of the use of smart phones. “

Hussein added that “the features that will get users ACL after activating third-generation service, will include video calls, as well as watch live TV, and access to high-speed Internet service, and receive emails and download music tracks, as well as all voice calls and messaging services usual also available on your mobile phone.

Hussein made it clear that the “ACL, leading always in use and application of the latest technology to ensure the provision of high quality network of high can our customers rely always on, and for this we are working on the launch of the third generation service beginning in 2015,” noting that “the work of the company for the price of the service focuses on an ongoing basis to provide the best deals for subscribers to Internet services and this trend will continue when and after the launch of third-generation services. “

He pointed Director of Media Relations at the Asia Company torrent that “the company is working to provide the highest network and faster Internet to its subscribers quality with the launch of third-generation services with the latest third-generation versions and as soon as the standard in the world”, pointing out that our subscriber base coincide with the distribution of the population of the Iraqi provinces ratios, We have a common base and wide in all parts of Iraq. “

Hussein stressed that “the company is not currently have any idea about the launch of the fourth generation in the event of any instructions from the government about its launch, the Asiacell will abide by all their efforts.”

Abdullah said that “at the Asia torrent 19 offices and branches covering all Iraqi provinces, and that the company has 19 Retail and 40 Franjayz in all parts of Iraq, as the number of subscribers until the end of last September, about 12 million and 300 thousand subscribers, according to a report provided to us by the Telecommunications Authority and the media. “

And on the complaint of some customers from the large number of messages they receive every day of the Declaration, Abdullah explained that “in spite of promotional messages, one of the best ways to reach subscribers and inform Alert their own, but Asiacell provide service to its subscribers to stop receiving promotional messages, send a message to 4151 and the introduction of (0) To prevent receiving promotional messages. “

The CMC signed in (November 10, 2014) the contract for the launch of 3G third generation service with mobile phone companies working in Iraq, and as shown that the launch of this generation will stimulate economic and technical movement in the country and reduce the cost of using the internet through the phone, confirmed that the Authority wait for months before study the possibility of launching the fourth generation.

The CMC announced, in (November 5, 2014), for the establishment of the three mobile phone companies operating in Iraq to pay the first installment of “3G” service to the body, as revealed she will sign the launch of the service contracts with mobile phone companies the middle of this month, confirmed It will ensure high-speed Internet service and other advantages sophisticated.

The Asian company torrent of mobile phones expected, in (the first of October 2014), that can launch a 3G telecommunications companies to provide services “advanced high-quality” subscribers, anticipated that this will contribute to achieving a “renaissance technique” in Iraq, and the recovery of the national economy . The Association of Information and Communications revealed in (September 26, 2014) from the date of the operation of the third generation of mobile phone companies operating in Iraq in mid-November month license, which would provide high speed internet service for the first time in most cities in the country.

Mahdi provides an explanation of the Baghdad-Erbil agreement and answer the question 15 seats

Twilight News / hosted by the House of Representatives held by thirty minutes on Monday under the chairmanship of Salim al-President of the Council and in the presence of 237 deputies, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, and the oil minister to discuss the oil and the economic reality of the country

altAt the outset of the meeting led MP Hadi al-Amiri was sworn member of the House ofRepresentatives.

Then the Council hosted Adel Abdul-Mahdi, and the oil minister to review the economic reality and the oil and the agreement between the federal government and the Kurdistan Region.

At the outset of hosting oil minister said that oil prices have declined rapidly exceeded $ 40 in a few months, adding that Iraq will be affected oil prices down for adoption it is mainly in the construction of the financial budget of the country.

He said Abdul-Mahdi, that the most important decline in oil prices, factors that are increasing shale oil production and increasing oil production in some African countries offset by lower global demand as well as declining growth rates in some Asian countries, especially that more than half of Iraq’s oil production was exported to Asia and rising global stock of Oil for most industrialized countries.

He favored the oil minister, the lack of a rapid rise in oil prices during the current period in spite of the presence of the attempts being made ​​to ensure the stability of the oil market or to achieve relatively high prices, pointing out that the expected oil price calculated in the construction budget for 2015 will appreciate to $ 80 per barrel, a link the performance of the Iraqi economy in the correct orientation of financial resources through improved compression unnecessary expenditures.

He pointed out that the ministry is in the review of the expenses for the state developed being can not be perpetuated, noting that the money currently can have a building budget to contribute to development, stressing the need to diversify the Iraqi economy sources, especially after the decline in many sectors of the economy versus high dependence on the oil sector over the past years.

He called on the oil minister to resort to bold steps in the field of investment and attract capital for the advancement of economic reality and the possibility of benefiting from the funds of the investment in the budget, noting that the agreement with the province to Ajribt grant amount of money compared to the amount of oil, but an important agreement for the purpose of reaching a final agreement between the government and the province.

He stressed that the agreement with the province can save imports million barrels of oil were absent from the 2014 expenses alluding to the absence of a dispute that all the oil resources must go to the state treasury.

He pointed to the start of the arrival of 150 000 barrels of oil to the Turkish port of Ceyhan for export Iraqi government spokesman, noting that the Iraqi forces approaching from access to the Baiji refinery, which provides about 300 000 barrels per day of crude oil, as will re-work in refineries and fields of Kirkuk to the advantage of imports export 700 000 barrels per day in support of the budget.

In fact, the interventions of the House of Representatives on the oil MP Ibrahim Bahr al-Ulum asked the Chairman of the Commission on oil and energy ministry forecast oil production over the next year from the central and southern fields, calling for the development of a roadmap for installing the agreement between the federal government and the Kurdistan Region.

He asked MP Mohammad Naji about the nature of the action taken by the Ministry of Oil to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries to adjust oil prices.

She MP Magda al-Tamimi, the need to know the border crossing points and revenues included in the budget.

He called Mehdi al-Hafez and the Ministry of Oil to view the details of the agreement between the federal government and the Kurdistan Regional Government in all transparency.

For his part, the deputy asked capable happy about the impact of the oil agreement between Baghdad and Erbil on oil and gas law, which has not been voted on yet.

The MP Kanna on the need to know your plan in coordination with the Ministry of the Kurdistan region to protect existing wells in the soft areas.

Asked Rep. Najiba Najib about how the survival of the region’s share and linked by the amount of oil   Source.

Inquired MP Ali al-Adeeb, the fate of Kirkuk’s oil export and destination of funds, calling for joint coordination between the neighboring countries, especially Saudi Arabia regarding oilprices.

He asked Attorney Knight Albraivkane for oil strategy that enables Iraq from the face of declining national levels of imports.

He said Rep. Joseph Saliwa to the importance of the government to effectively control the oil extraction companies to reduce expenses and dues exaggerated.

MP Ahmed al-Jubouri, in turn called the Oil Ministry to deliver oil to the displaced portion of the province of Nineveh.

MP Ammar Tohme need to reach a political agreement in accordance with the standards of justice and population ratios, and wondered about the possibility of forming the front of the affected countries from flooding the oil market policy.

MP Mohsen Saadoun urged the federal government to follow the policy of decentralization in the management of oil in order to achieve success in the economic file.

And MP Mohammed al-Tai, the need for the federal government to conclude an oil agreement with Basra.

Inquired MP Jawad al-Bolani for possession of the ministry for a comprehensive plan to build a clear policy to diversify its financial resources and increase oil production.

In response to interventions, Adel Abdul Mahdi, the oil minister said that consumption in the global markets of 90 million barrels per day, compared to production of 91 million barrels per day, noting that al-OPEC ranks and policy will lead to adjust prices, but there are different opinions among its members, pointing to a need for some time to fruitless talks conducted by Iraq with the countries of the region on own oil policy agreements.

The Minister of Oil that the ministry of Athbz adoption of criteria for distinguishing between the provinces and its role in the oil wealth management, pointing out that Iraq and its resources will be affected by the reduction in OPEC production despite the lack of full commitment to the decision of the organization, referring to an agreement in the presence of Prime Minister of the Kurdistan region to Baghdad within days to view all details oil relationship between the federal government and the province and address the problems.

He said the absence of a law of oil and gas regulation will hinder any oil relationship between the government and the regions, on the one hand and the oil-producing provinces on the other hand.

And between Abdul-Mahdi said the responsibility not to enactment of the oil and gas borne by all stakeholders law, explaining that the lack of law and regulations and controls made ​​it difficult to resolve the oil export issues by region. During the period of 2012 and the years that followed were the export of oil led to the complexity of the scene, pointing to contain what Walt him things through negotiations was a wise move, especially it aims to export 150 000 barrels of oil per day, adding that the agreement that we are trying to reach him to export oil through the region, the lines will be for the benefit of all, especially the provinces that pipeline to export oil from Kirkuk will be inoperable even if it was liberated city Mosul.

Then I decided the Presidency to postpone the second reading of the draft law on ratification investment promotion and protection between the Government of the Republic of Iraq and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and submitted by the Committees on Foreign Relations and the Economy and Investment and the second reading of the draft law on ratification agreement between the Government of the Republic of Iraq and the Government of the State of Kuwait to encourage mutual investment protection and submitted by the Committees Relations Law Convention on the Law Foreign investment and the economy.

Then decided to adjourn the meeting to next Tuesday 11/25/2014.