Deputies: The period of ratification of the infallible has ended and the budget has become constitutional


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The parliamentary legal committee, on Sunday, that President Fuad Masum exceeded the legal period set for him by 15 days to ratify the budget law after being sent to the Presidency of the Republic, noting that the budget has become constitutional in accordance with the law.

Committee member Sadik al-Laban told the agency that the “infallible exceeded the time period stipulated by the Constitution in accordance with Article 73 paragraph 3, which sets it by 15 days to ratify the federal budget,” noting that “the federal budget law has become legally ratified and the government direct application Articles and published in the Official Gazette. “

Al-Labban added that “the points of opposition identified by the infallible in the budget will be the responsibility of the Presidency of the parliament in its discussion or neglect,” explaining that “Parliament has been close to the legislative term and I expect he will not discuss those points of contention.”

He added that “the 31 points of disagreement came before infallible and not from the Presidency of the Republic,” pointing out that “the constitutional text did not refer to the possibility of rejecting the budget by the infallible.”

A member of the legal committee of the parliamentary high Nassif has confirmed, last week, that the rejection of President Fuad Masoum to the federal budget “Shakly”, while I explained that the Constitution does not provide for his rejection of the budget. End 25 T


Disruption of official hours in Kurdistan

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The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) announced on Sunday that it would suspend official work in the region for three days starting from Tuesday on the occasion of the Norouz holidays.

Government spokesman Sven Dezi said in a press statement: “It is hoped that« this holiday is a step for stability and prosperity and overcome the problems and crises ».

He added that «this occasion will disrupt the official working hours in all government institutions», explaining that «the holiday will begin on Tuesday 20 March and also include 21 and 22 of March, and will begin the official working on 25

March 2018».

Many of the Middle Eastern people celebrate Norouz, such as Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan and


Iraq calls for investors to build two refineries in the south

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The Ministry of Oil said on Sunday that the call for foreign companies and investors to build and operate two new refineries in the south of the country.

The ministry explained that the first refinery will be built in the province of Wasit production capacity of 100 thousand barrels per day and the second in the province of Diwaniyah with a capacity of 70 thousand barrels per day.

Tender documents can be obtained by April 29 and the deadline for submission of bids is June 14.

Central Bank approves the participation of depositors in Warka Bank by contributing to the process of subscription and reason !!

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The Central Bank of Iraq approved the participation of customers from depositors who have bank accounts in all branches to participate in the subscription of the shares of the bank amounts available in their accounts in whole or in part to increase the capital of the bank (Article 56 paragraph IV of the Companies Law Amended No. 21 of 1997).

The bank said in a statement that the subscription mechanism will be regulated by an instrument or authorization from the customer’s account deposited to the subscription account. The depositor will be a shareholder in the bank’s capital under the certificate of shares to be supplied to them which are negotiable in the Iraqi market for securities after completion of capital increase procedures Bank, and that the nominal value of the share is one dinar.

The bank said, according to the statement, wishing to do so to review the management of the bank within the period of 15 days from the date of this announcement, accompanied by the supporting documents.

URGENT Mr. al-Sistani’s office will announce the second day of the month of Rajab

Date of release: 2018/3/18 19:10 • 159 times read

(Baghdad: al-Furat News) The Office of the Supreme Religious Authority, Grand Ayatollah Imam al-Sayyid al-Sistani, announced yesterday (Monday) the beginning of the month of Rajab al-Asab in 1439 AH.

A statement of the Office of the Supreme Reference received by the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of it, that “on Monday, the month of Rajab, 1439 AH.” Ended.


the Iraqi government announced the payment of salaries of employees in the Kurdistan Region

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Shafaq News / The Iraqi government announced that it will begin to pay salaries of staff in the Kurdistan Region within two days ahead.

Government spokesman Saad al-Hadithi said in a statement to state television that the Iraqi government will begin distributing and distributing the salaries of the ministries of education and health in the Kurdistan Region during the next two days.

Abadi had recently announced that his government will begin before the holiday of Noruz holidays pay salaries of employees of the province of Kurdistan, the monthly withdrawn several years ago; because of differences between Baghdad and Erbil.

The issue of salaries of the region’s employees is one of the outstanding issues between the federal government and the Kurdistan Region.

The escalation of the crisis between Baghdad and Erbil after the conduct of the Kurdistan Region referendum self-determination last September, and the subsequent actions taken by the Iraqi government and neighboring countries against the region, including the closure of border crossings and the prevention of air traffic.

However, these files found a way to resolve in turn, the impact of several contacts and meetings between the Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi and the Prime Minister of Kurdistan Nechirvan Barzani


Abadi holds a meeting with the ambassadors of the European Union countries and confirms: Kuwait conference was successful


Abadi holds a meeting with the ambassadors of the European Union countries and confirms: Kuwait conference was successful


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Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Sunday held a meeting with ambassadors of European Union countries to discuss further cooperation with them.
“Abadi held a meeting of the ambassadors of the European Union countries, during which he discussed enhancing cooperation with the European Union countries and their contribution to the reconstruction of Iraq after the victory over terrorist gangs in addition to the situation in the region,” his office said in a statement received by Al-Ghad Press, .

“Abadi stressed the importance of cooperation and strengthening relations with EU countries,” he said. “We are trying to make our relations with all countries based on common interests and non-interference in internal affairs.”
“Abadi stressed that the Kuwait conference was successful in giving a message that the world extends its hand to Iraq for its reconstruction and stability after it has won the support of the terrorist.”
He pointed out that “Iraq is facing other challenges after our success in overcoming the challenge of organizing a supporter of the terrorist, including the reconstruction of the country and the provision of employment opportunities and Nnamadon these plans and stimulate the private sector.”
“The security forces currently have high professionalism and have operations to track terrorist cells after the liberation of all of Iraq,” he said.
For their part, praised the ambassadors of the European Union countries, “the steps of Prime Minister Haidar Abadi reformist and victory over gangs, calling for terrorism, stressing the continued support of their countries to Iraq and its reconstruction and stability.”



Legal expert: Re-Presidency of the Republic for the entire budget to Parliament contrary to the law .. Ball now at the playground of the Ministry of Justice

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The legal expert, Tariq Harb, said on Sunday that the return of the entire draft budget to parliament after it was approved “is contrary to the law,” while called on the Ministry of Justice to expedite publication in the Official Gazette during the legal period.

“Any law that is not approved by the President of the Republic after its approval in Parliament is effective after 15 days to be published in the Official Gazette, especially that it did not contain any violation of the Constitution,” he said, noting that “infallible has the right to go To challenge the budget law in the Federal Court .

He added that “any law passed in parliament can not be returned to him again, but there is a draft amendment to it as in the law of amnesty and other laws,” calling on the Ministry of Justice to “continue to publish in the Official Gazette to take its natural course of work . ”

“The law does not contain anything called a constitutional violation in full law because the violation is a paragraph or some paragraphs . ”

The Information Office of the Presidency of the Republic announced earlier in the rejection of President Fuad Masum, the ratification of the budget of 2018 due to the presence of about 31 points where intersect with the legislation in force .

“The President of the Republic Fuad Masoum decided to return the draft (for the General Budget Law for the fiscal year 2018) and voted by the Parliament on the third of this March, to the House of Representatives to re-examine the form and content of the constitutional, legal and financial.”

The statement pointed out that “there are about 31 points in the budget intersect with the legislation in force.” He pointed out that “the re-budget came after the experts and legal and financial advisers to study and scrutinize in detail to diagnose the most important constitutional, legal and financial violations of some of the articles or items or paragraphs required to be addressed before ratification, To remedy any defect in its formal formulation “.

Parliamentary Finance: Kurdistan health and education workers will receive their salaries tomorrow

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The Parliamentary Finance Committee revealed on Sunday the intention of the federal government to distribute the salaries of officials of the Ministries of Education and Health in the Kurdistan region on Monday, confirming the completion of all administrative procedures for the delivery of salaries.

“The federal government has completed all administrative procedures and the salaries of employees of the Kurdistan region will be handed over over the next few hours,” Commission Rapporteur Ahmad Hama told the news agency.

Hama added that “the employees of the Ministries of Education and Health in Kurdistan will receive their federal salaries tomorrow as the federal committees continue to audit the salaries of employees of the remaining ministries.”

“It is not known until now to hand over salaries of employees retroactively or within one month only,” said Hama, head of the Kurdistan Islamic Group parliamentary bloc. Ending / 25 d

parliament ‘s signals a lack of an infallible return to the budget: the winds will go on

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A member of the parliamentary legal committee, Zana Said, said on Sunday that the reservations of President Fuad Masum on the 2018 budget will go to include the wind if it is not submitted to the Federal Court.

The infidels decided to return the draft budget law, which was voted on the third of this month, to the parliament to re-examine the form and content of the constitutional, legal and financial, pointing to the existence of about 31 points intersect with the active inventions.

“The president of the republic sent his remarks to Parliament and this has nothing to do with the budget being considered valid after 15 days of sending it to the presidency,” Saeed told the news agency.

“It may be possible to challenge the Federal Court on the budget and make those observations, but we know that the presidency has not done so far.”

The Iraqi parliament approved on the third of this month the final version of the draft federal budget for the year 2018, after achieving a quorum by 176 votes out of 328 deputies.

And ratified the Iraqi parliament on a budget worth 88.5 billion dollars for the year 2018, despite boycotting Kurdish parliamentarians to vote in protest against the reduction of financial allocations for the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

The budget was based on oil exports expected to reach 3.9 million barrels per day, producing Kurdistan Region 250 thousand barrels per day of them. The budget set the reference price of the barrel at $ 46.

The Iraqi budget plan expected revenue to reach 77.5 billion dollars, while the projected deficit was estimated at 10.6 billion dollars with 20.8 billion dollars allocated for investments.

It was supposed to pass the Iraqi budget before the beginning of 2018, but several key points of disagreement between the central government on the one hand and Sunni Arabs, and Arab Shiites and Kurds on the other prevented the draft budget on time.