Advisor to Abadi: the budget of 2018 does not exceed 110 trillion dinars


Editorial date: 2017/9/12 23:16322 times read
Revealed economic adviser to Prime Minister Haider Abadi, the size of the federal budget for 2018.
“The budget is estimated at 100 to 110 trillion dinars, and will be presented for discussion in the Cabinet for discussion and approval in the month of October next in accordance with the Financial Management Law,” Mohammed Saleh said in a press statement.
He said that “the House of Representatives discusses the budget in November and December of this year,” pointing out that “oil is still the largest supplier of the budget.”
The Prime Minister Haider Abadi, the first Sunday on Sunday advanced staff at the Ministry of Finance to conduct a careful review of the proposal for the federal budget for the year 2018.
Abadi stressed during his meeting with the advanced cadre in the Ministry of Finance to discuss the budget of 2018 and achieve further reduction of the operating expenses of the three presidencies and ministries and non-linked to the Ministry of minimum levels to ensure the insurance of basic expenses, primarily salaries and wages for all employees in the state, pensions, salaries and wages other, as well as providing social protection and the ration card salaries, and maintenance requirements of security, defense and medicine. ” He
also stressed the need to secure international and national obligations in the repayment of loans and benefits entitlements, and continue to secure payment of bonds cosmetic S contractors.
The face of the Abadi to work on increasing non – oil revenues through the activation of various activities and increase productivity, and the emphasis on the revitalization of the private sector to enable it to perform thedesired role in improving economic performance and raise its contribution to the national gross domestic product. ”

postponed the meeting of the Democratic and the Islamic Union

Postponement of the democratic meeting and the Islamic Union
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“The spokesman for the Kurdistan Islamic Union to postpone a scheduled meeting between the Union and the Democratic Party of Kurdistan to discuss the activation of the work of the Parliament of Kurdistan.

Hadi Ali said in a press statement that it was scheduled that the delegation of the Political Bureau of the Democratic Party of Kurdistan headed by Nechirvan Barzani, at 6 pm today, visit the headquarters of the Islamic Union of Kurdistan to discuss the latest efforts to activate the Parliament of Kurdistan, but the meeting to Wednesday .

He added that the Islamic Union supports the participation of all Kurdish parties in the activation of the Parliament of Kurdistan.

The postponement of the meeting at a time when the Union and the Democrats separately met with the Movement for Change and the Islamic Group in order to find a mechanism and a decision on the activation of the Parliament of Kurdistan.

A delegation from the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development arrives in Baghdad to discuss the reconstruction of liberated areas


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Economy News Baghdad:

A delegation from the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development arrived in Baghdad to discuss the reconstruction of areas affected by the terrorist organization Da’ash.

“A delegation from the Arab Economic Development Fund arrived in the capital Baghdad to discuss the reconstruction of the affected areas with officials in Iraq,” a source in the Prime Minister’s Office told the Economist News. “The delegation will also discuss the financial agreement for Baghdad projects.”

The source, who preferred not to be named, said that “the delegation will visit the provinces of Anbar and Salahuddin to view the infrastructure and how to finance reconstruction projects.”

On the other hand, the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development announced the launch of urgent health projects in Iraq within the grant of the last hundred million dollars allocated by the Fund for the reconstruction of Iraq.

Development Fund representative Nawaf al-Mohammad said that the fund will launch next Thursday $ 15 million of the total grant amount for the implementation of urgent health projects in eight Iraqi provinces.

He added that the projects agreed with the Iraqi government will focus on rebuilding the destroyed health centers and equipping them with medical equipment and tools to receive the displaced population.

He explained that the urgent need to restore stability in those areas prompted the Development Fund to launch the emergency program in agreement with the Reconstruction Fund for Iraq.


Najib: The Kurdish leadership is committed to dialogue to solve problems radically with Baghdad


Editorial Date: 2017/9/12 23:54 • 56 times read
(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) The MP from the Kurdistan Alliance Najeeb Najib, the commitment of the Kurdish leadership to dialogue to solve problems radically with Baghdad, revealing the “arrival of the Kurdish delegation authorized to the capital two days later.”
Najib told the {Euphrates News} today, that “the Kurdish leaders are committed to all commitment to give the language of dialogue to escalate and address problems radically with the Baghdad government.”
She added that “the decision of the Iraqi Council of Representatives, which was rejected for the referendum in the region is contrary to the rules of procedure of the Council because it was supposed to take the views and views of the Kurds before the vote,” noting that “the decision is not binding to the region.”
“The Kurds are not the initiators of the escalation of media or military, and committed to not escalate at all levels.”
He pointed out that “the province of Kirkuk and the areas mentioned in paragraph 58 of Article 140 are areas of Kurdistan to dispute them,” asserting “the Territory went to the referendum to cut the imposition of will on our regions.”
“The demographic change was carried out by the former regime, and the federal government had to address it but left it on purpose,” she said, referring to “continued security coordination with Baghdad in Hawija and all areas controlled by the preacher.”
“Iraqis now need rational decision-making and radical solutions to the Kurdish issue, and we are committed to the Arab brotherhood and continue with this,” she said. “Our historical positions confirm this.”

The meeting of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, the Kurdistan Democratic Party and the Movement for Change ended

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Khandan – just ended in the city of Arbil, the meeting of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Democratic Party and the Movement for Change.

“The meeting today discussed the seven points that were signed between the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Democratic Party, and the movement of change also agreed, as we discussed the mechanism of implementation.”

He added that the meeting discussed the responsibility of the principles of activating parliament and the referendum and the tripartite agreement between the Movement for Change and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Democratic Party.

He also said: “Our views were common, leaving only to pass the resolution tomorrow or the day after.”

Abadi: referendum will be lost what the Kurds achieved after 2003 and no solution but dialogue [expanded]

Release date: 2017/9/12 20:45 


Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi renewed his rejection of the referendum on the independence of Kurdistan from Iraq scheduled for September 25, “warning of the repercussions of the referendum on the Kurds themselves.”

Abadi said in his weekly press conference on Tuesday that “the Council of Ministers discussed for a long time the question of the referendum of Kurdistan and reiterated the preservation of the unity of Iraq in accordance with the Constitution and stressed the dialogue to resolve all outstanding issues between the federal government and the provincial government and stressed the unconstitutionality of the decision to go to referendum, With the laws in force for Iraq as well as laws. ” 

He added that “the referendum can not be held on one side, linking historical and fateful relations and our fate and one fate, we tried the differences and conflicts in the era of the tyrant born and left tragedies and massacres and tried to cooperate and coordination. 

He explained that “the unity of our people have achieved these victories, which impressed the world and should not be lost, is still urging in Hawija.”

He called on Abadi to “stay away from those who ascend nationally and racially and rhetorically to Iraqi citizens from the Kurds in the region and beyond that the Council of Ministers and its president is for all Iraqis and are keen to achieve all their hopes and provide a life of dignity and safety.” 

He added that “Kurdish citizens have achieved in Iraq after 2003, what they did not achieve in the past centuries and this right for them because they are Iraqi citizens of the first class and to observe them as citizens and to know what is going on in Iraq and the region and the international situation, I know my information and data, the steps taken to hold the referendum will be lost All that is done to them and beware of all who want to drag us to a new sedition where we continue to pay the price of destruction and debt because of the policies of the former regime. ” 

He pointed out that “the imposition of the status quo by force is unacceptable and will not continue. The Baathist regime has tried this and we must resort to dialogue to resolve all the differences, but we will not allow the division of Iraq with respect for the aspirations of the Kurdish people, but we can not impose opinions and call for unity of the word. In one’s interest, the solution is dialogue. ” 

“Now the oil is exported from Kirkuk and the wells of the province were taken after the fall of Mosul in June 2014 and the region is issued in violation of the law and the constitution, and that is by force, but why the salaries are not available in Kurdistan.” 

“Those who lose from the referendum are the Kurdish citizens, so I call on the Kurdish leadership to come to Baghdad to open dialogue and no other option and are keen on relations and we will continue with them, but this referendum will endanger the security of Iraq and the region,” he said. 

The commander-in-chief of the armed forces that “the next operations will be the liberation of Hawija and western Anbar, up to the Syrian border.” 

“He is heading to New York next week to attend the UN General Assembly, an opportunity to meet with world leaders to get support for Iraq in the reconstruction of liberated cities and all provinces, as well as showing the victories of Iraq and the achievement of economic reform and fighting corruption.” 

“We must continue to fight terrorism in the rest of the world, and we have provided assistance to Egypt and Libya in this field. We must eliminate the hotbeds of terrorism through meetings with these countries, as well as the criminalization of support and support. We want to push a draft law criminalizing, “He said.