Baghdad / Al-Ghad Press:
A source familiar with the Ministry of Finance in the Kurdistan region, on Saturday, the intention of the regional government to adopt Visa Card and Master Cart card salaries.
“The government is planning to open bank accounts for its employees,” the source said, adding that “this move comes after the government and parliament sought a series of financial and economic reforms through the draft reform law, which will be voted by the provincial parliament after Eid al-Fitr.”
He added that “the government opened the World Bank in this regard,” stressing that “the World Bank has stressed the provincial government the need to adopt Visa Card and Master Cart for this purpose.”
The source said that “the Ministry of Finance has approached the banks need to prepare for the new electronic system and work soon and the introduction of data of personnel that occurred a while ago through the biometric system.”
The source pointed out that “in the case of the application of this system will be able to staff and the province to receive their salaries through all banks operating in the Kurdistan region and prevent waste of public funds and eliminate the salaries of illusion.”