April 21, 2018
Alsumaria News // Baghdad
confirmed the MP for the Kurdistan Democratic Party Majid Chenkali Saturday that county staff salaries Kurdistan for the month of February will be disbursed very soon , according to the new salary scale, as he pointed to the possibility of delivery of all salaries and termination of the state of compulsory savings in the region in the event of the application of the policy of reform In the coming months.
Shankali said in an interview for Alsumaria News that “the payment of salaries for the month of February for employees of the Kurdistan region will be very soon according to the new salary scale,” noting that “the amounts to be sent, amounting to 317.5 billion from the federal government will be added amounts obtained from imported oil exports Of the Territory and internal imports for distribution as salaries to staff in the Territory “.
“If the new reform policy is implemented in the coming months, we think there is a good possibility of handing over all the salaries to the employees and ending the compulsory savings imposed on them by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) due to insufficient funds allocated to them by the federal government,” he added.
Shankali stressed that “the new salary scale will not be the level of ambition or merit for the staff of the region, but much better than the previous table, but we work according to the existing capabilities until the solution of outstanding problems between the Center and the region to start to grant the entitlements of employees in the region as a whole as employees in the rest of the provinces of Iraq .
The Ministry of Finance in the Kurdistan Regional Government announced, on (March 19, 2018), on the arrival of salaries of regional employees of the federal government.
The MP for the Kurdistan Democratic Party (NDP) Najib Najib said on Monday (April 16, 2018) that the amounts provided by the government as salaries to employees of the Kurdistan region “insufficient” to meet the dues of employees of two ministries, noting that there is a deficit exceeding 600 billion dinars salaries between what it needs Territory and the federal government.