Closure of the second meeting of the Monetary Policy Working Group    

18/11/2017 12:00 am

Abu Dhabi / morning follow – up

systems of the Arab Monetary Fund in cooperation with the Bank for International Settlements second joint meeting on monetary policy in the Arab countries , which concluded its work last Thursday in the city of Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates.

The meeting reviewed the economic, financial and international developments and their implications for the management of monetary policy and the banking sector in the Arab countries, as well as discussing a number of technical issues related to the management of liquidity and exchange rate systems.

The meeting was attended by 51 high-level monetary policy officials representing 23 central and Arab central banks, including 14 central banks and nine international central banks, including the US Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank, as well as senior officials from Arab financial institutions.

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) was established in 1930. It is the oldest international financial institution with 60 members of central banks representing a number of countries whose combined GDP accounts for about 95 percent of world GDP.

The Bank for International Settlements aims to support international central banks with the aim of achieving monetary and financial stability and supporting international cooperation in related fields to serve as the Bank of Central Banks.


Cooperation with the Iraqi government achieves economic stability

18/11/2017 12:00 am

The World Banking Conference for Development and Investment recommended by

Baghdad / Sabah

The World Banking Conference for Development and Investment in the Cypriot capital of Nicosia discussed means of cooperation and coordination between central banks to control the movement of funds and make them on the real investment path that contributes to the sustainable development of all economies.

Conference recently concluded in the Cypriot capital , Nicosia, and participated in its activities of the Central Bank of Iraq and organized by the

Iraqi – British Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with the Central Bank of Cyprus, saw the participation of local and international quality

in order to activate international cooperation with

Iraq , which has become the focus of effort the

world advanced after turning the page of terrorism “Daash” and the direction of the economic field.

economic stability

Secretary General of the Iraqi-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry Sami Kashkoul told Al-Sabah: “The conference recommended cooperation with the Iraqi government to achieve economic and financial stability, coordination with the international community aimed at reaching the country to a solid level of dealing with international banks and establishing the rules of combating money laundering and financing of terrorism. On the movement of money and suspicious cases after defeating “calling” the terrorist to grant loans from foreign banks.

Real Estate Investment

Kashkool added that the conference “recommended in coordination with the Chamber of Commerce and the Iraqi Cypriot British Chamber of Commerce for the purpose of exchanging experiences and open up channels promote investment opportunities especially in the field of real estate investment adoption of a strategy for cooperation in order to enhance sustainable development.”

The conference worked to gather a large number of banking and investment expertise and its role in opening the horizons of cooperation between the Iraqi and Cypriot governments in an atmosphere of serenity and cordiality that prevailed in its activities. This led many of them to propose that the conference be held periodically.


Bank of Iraq Governor of the Central Bank of Iraq d. On the links between “the presence on the international scene is important and open new horizons of cooperation that would benefit the country.”

“Iraq has made great progress

in the development of its financial sector, and

it has been able to prepare human resources with

international capabilities after engaging them in

specialized courses under the supervision of the best international experts,” he said.

A rich country , in

turn , said the Central Bank of Cyprus Governor Kristala Aorgadja: We have “rid Iraq of terrorism” Aldaasha “and began international companies pulling its sights toward it , especially that everyone knows that Iraq is a rich country and cooperate with him to achieve gains and require large amounts of capital , ” asserting her happiness ” (Cyprus) where we have had the opportunity to learn about the reality of work in Iraq and the movement of the financial sector and opportunities available. ”

Director General of Payments at the Central Bank, Souha Abdel Kareem, described the conference as “an important step in opening up to the outside world, where it achieves friction with the international effort specialized benefit in all cases.”

International Organizations

Spokesperson of the Central Bank of Iraq d. “The importance of this conference comes within the framework of the Central Bank’s efforts to restore banking relations with international institutions and banks, especially after its successes in the field of combating money laundering and terrorist financing, the confidence of international organizations in the Iraqi banking system and the desire to benefit from the investment opportunities available in the country. Iraq declares the final victory over the remnants of “calling” the terrorist and seeks a new stage of stability and economic growth.

Financial Policy

In turn, the Director General of the Real Estate Bank d. Khaddair Abbas Al-Zuhairi, that “the conference is on the role of fiscal policy in achieving economic stability, and represents a point of openness to the outside world, because we are part of it, and a point of openness to Europe,” noting that “the conference established a window of cooperation between businessmen in both countries, “A lot of things have been discussed with the Cyprus Central Bank and the finance minister there.”

Barham Saleh meets MacGork and discusses political developments between Baghdad and Erbil


Since 2017-11-17 at 15:54 (Baghdad time)

Mawazine News – Follow up

Head of Justice and Democracy Alliance Barham Saleh discussed on Friday the latest political developments between Baghdad and the Kurdistan region with the US president’s envoy in the international coalition against Brett McGurk urging the political situation and the Baghdad and Erbil crisis.

“He met in Erbil with the US envoy to the coalition against terrorism, Brett McGurk,” Saleh said in a tweet to him via his Twitter account, read by Mawazine News.

Saleh said that “during the meeting, emphasis was placed on stability and dialogue on the basis of the Constitution and turning the recent crisis into an opportunity to address the imbalances of the political system and strengthen the democratic process.”

The Iraqi security forces entered the province of Kirkuk on Monday (October 17, 2017), while taking control of government headquarters and oil fields that were run by the federal government before 2014. Ended 29 / 9P


Abadi oversees the major cleansing of Western Sahara after the liberation of Rawa

Date of release: 2017/11/17 17:49 • 20 times read
(Baghdad: Al Furat News) The commander-in-chief of the armed forces visited Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, commander of joint operations.
A brief statement to his office received the agency {Euphrates News} copy of him that Abadi “follows and oversees the major disinfection of the island and Western Sahara after the liberation of the city of Rawa.”
The joint forces were freed today during the hours of the liberation of the district of Rawa west of Anbar from the gangs, Daash, the last stronghold in Iraq.
Abadi and the liberation of Rawa in a record time, “stressing” the continuation of the security forces to cleanse the island and the Sahara and secure the Iraqi border. ”