The Ministry of Finance announces the date of the distribution of financial benefits to farmers of wheat marketers


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The Ministry of Finance announces the date of the distribution of financial benefits to farmers of wheat marketers

Roudao – Erbil

The Iraqi Ministry of Finance on Tuesday that it will distribute the financial benefits to farmers and peasants fromthe marketers of wheat during the next week.

He said Undersecretary Fadel prophet Osman told the network Roudao media, that “will be distributed 50% of the financial dues of farmers and peasants from the marketers of wheat during the next week.”

He said Undersecretary of the Ministry of Finance, that “the Iraqi government has decided to distribute 50% of the dues of farmers and peasants marketers wheat crop for the years 2013.2014, and 2015, that is the rest of the financial dues exchange at a later date.”

The government has not acted peasants dues for the wheat crop, which give for the benefit of the Ministry of Commerce, as a result of a financial crisis suffered by Iraq two years ago by the significant decline in oil prices and the growing cost of the war to organize Daesh.


Barzani meets Erdogan in Ankara


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[Oan- Baghdad]
met Kurdistan Region President Massoud Barzani, on Tuesday evening, in his visit to the capital ,Ankara , Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
According to informed sources, he said that “Barzani and Erdogan discussed during the meeting ofpolitical and economic relations between the two sides.”
The head of the Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani, arrived Tuesday afternoon, the Turkish capital ,Ankara, as part of an official visit at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
a statement issued by the presidency of the province, said the visit aims to discuss political and economic relations between the two sides, as well as the latest political developments in the region to discuss.
the Barzani ‘s visit for the first senior Iraqi official to visit Turkey after an attempt “failed coup” experienced by the country in mid – July.


Dropped leaflets on the city of Mosul, calling on residents to non-displacement

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{Baghdad: Euphrates News} warplanes dropped thousands of leaflets over the city of Mosul, calling on residents to non-displacement.

A statement by the cell media Harbi agency {Euphrates News} received a copy of it today that “warplanes dropped thousands of leaflets over the city of Mosul , the center in conjunction with the start of the restoration of Qayyarah operations.” 

He noted that ” the leaflets urged citizens to stay within the city and not to flee from their areas and stay away from the headquarters of the militants Daesh. ” 

the UN High Commissioner for refugees , the United Nations had expected Tuesday, the displacement of hundreds of thousands of Iraqis in and around Mosul because of the army ‘s assault to regain the city from Daesh gangs. 

said Adrian Edwards , UNHCR spokesman in a statement to reporters : ” we believe that the displaced people in Mosul put It could worsen significantly , “noting that” The Commission needs more land for the establishment of the camps. The 

security forces are preparing and heroes of the popular crowd for the start of zero for the Liberation of the city of Mosul hours of Conception Alarhabiyan.anthy

Abadi: the international community to deal with us for the first time to go after the money smuggled abroad

Long-Presse / Baghdad  , Announced Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, said Tuesday that the international community deal for the first time with Iraq on smuggled money and real estate outside the country, and with the Turkish government demanded the withdrawal of its troops stationed on Iraqi soil, welcomed the Syrian – Turkish to fight in cooperation (Daesh) in Syria.

Ebadi said in a press conference held at the Government Palace and attended (range Press), “The government will hunt down money and smuggled overseas property with the help of the international community,” noting that “this is the first time the international community to cooperate with us in this way.”

Abadi said that “the Turkish troops on the territory entered Iraqi territory without an invitation from the government and Talibnaha repeatedly to get out of Iraq, but did not do so and we ask today is also out of the Iraqi territory.”

He welcomed Ebadi to “change the strategy of Turkish politics at the present time through cooperation with Syria in the fight (Daesh) inside Syrian territory.”–%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D8%AC%D8%AA%D9%85%D8%B9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AF%D9%88%D9%84%D9%8A-%D8%AA%D8%B9%D8%A7%D9%85%D9%84-%D9%85%D8%B9%D9%86%D8%A7-

Cabinet up to the final stages in the discussion of the budget to be submitted to parliament



Cabinet meeting, today August 23, 2016


Author: AB
Editor: AB 08/23/2016 18:50 Number ofViews: 40



Long-Presse / Baghdad

Information Office of the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, announced on Tuesday, the Cabinet meeting today to discuss the allocation of the general budget for 2017, also confirmed the arrival of the budget to the final stages for submission to Parliament.

The office said in a statement received (range Press), a copy of it, that “the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi Terrace, today, the ordinary session of the Council of Ministers.”

The statement added, that “the meeting devoted to the discussion of the budget for fiscal 2017, the proposed law on the version provided by the Ministry of Finance and the amendments have been discussed extensively and reached the final stages of submitting the bill to the House of Representatives.”

New talks between Iraq and the IMF early September about five billion dollars loan


Republic Street in central Baghdad, which up old business district (Shorja) the rest of the areas of the capital Imaging (Mahmoud Raouf)


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Editor: BK, HH 08.23.2016 17:52 Number ofViews: 83


Long-Presse / Baghdad

Financial advisor to the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi revealed on Tuesday for a new round of talks between Iraq and the International Monetary Fund early next September, and while stressing that it will focus on the special standby credit arrangements with a loan five billion and $ 300 million, to support the budget, and what has been implemented economic reforms and fiscal governance, favored the possibility of taking the second and third installments of the loan amounting to fund about two billion dollars year-end 2016.

He said the appearance of Mohammed Saleh said in an interview to the (long-Presse), “The delegation headed by the Finance Minister, Hoshyar Zebari, featuring a group of senior government officials and experts from the ministries of finance, oil and Planning and the Central Bank of Iraq and the Office of Financial Supervision will meet with the IMF mission in the first days of the month of September next in Amman, Jordan. “

Saleh added that “the first phase of consultations with the IMF will discuss the implementation of the standby credit arrangements under which Iraq will receive five billion and $ 300 million agreement, as a soft loan to support the budget, during the period from 2016 to 2019,” noting that “the loan will allow Iraq’s international financial umbrella dolly and support form of soft loans to bridge the funding gap of at least $ 15 billion spent mostly for reconstruction and economic development. “

Saleh continued, that “consultations with the IMF would also review the findings of the joint agreement and the requirements of the success of economic reforms, and paced made by Iraq in the field of public finance and the general financial activity in the country’s governance, especially the countless number of employees and retirees ghost who receive government income violation of the law, and the statement of the results reached by BSA in this regard, “pointing out that” the Iraqi delegation will be shown to representatives of the international Monetary Fund over the government’s concern with financial regulations, especially new law, financial management and regulations relating to anti-money funds crime and terrorism laundering law. “

Salih stressed that “the Iraqi delegation consultations with the IMF mission will also focus on topics related to the principles of the federal budget for 2017 and other topics relating to the presentation of public finance data in accordance with international standards in the government’s offer of financial statements to enhance disclosure and transparency in the financial management of Iraq’s capabilities,” adding that “Iraq has received the second and third installments of the Fund’s loan amounting to nearly two billion dollars, or slightly less than that, out of the loan at the end of the year 2016”.

Iraq and delivered by mid-July 2016, about $ 634 million, represents the first installment of the IMF loan, immediately after the IMF Executive Board approval, in (the seventh of this month), on the standby credit agreement with Iraq, noting that the term of the loan is five years low annual interest rate of one and a half percent (1.5%), and that the number of payments is 13 batch stretches over 36 months.

The United States of America, confirmed in (the twentieth of April 2016), that the economic reforms the Iraqi government began to show the effects of an increase of non-oil imports, indicating that the Iraqi government’s success in reducing the budget deficit means obtaining a loan from the International Monetary Fund worth billions of dollars.

The appearance of Mohammed Saleh, said in an interview to the (long-Presse), in the (26th January 2016), that Iraq has agreed with the International Monetary Fund for long-term soft loans for the implementation of development projects, noting that the fund is among other conditions, government expenses, and modified some procedures related to economic policies, while counting economist that “the most important” of those loans is to know the amounts that will be obtained during the year 2016.

The International Monetary Fund agreed in the (13 January 2016), to finance the deficit of the Iraqi budget through clouds of hard currency reserves, which led to the reduction of those reserves from $ 59 billion October 2015 end, to 43 billion during the current year 2016.


Urgent .. raise the Iraqi flag over the refinery Qayyarah


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security forces raised the Iraqi flag over the refinery in Qayyarah edit hand Qayyarah center south of thecity of Mosul process.
A statement by the Khaya media Harbi received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it on Tuesday that “pieces ofanti – terrorism device liberated refinery Qayyarah and raised the Iraqi flag after inflict Daesh losses in lives and equipment.”
And began Tuesday morning, with the participation of anti – terrorism and the forces of the band forces military operation ninth in the army for the Liberation of hand Qayyarah center south of Mosul from terrorists Daesh.
the major aspects of Qayyarah area of Iraq, and the capacities of the security forces, in the past few weeks editing the majority of villages and nearby areas and the surrounding prefecture.