Security Council policy to hold session on Iraq

Security Council to hold a meeting on Iraq
 Twilight News    
 one hour ago

The United Nations Security Council will hold a session on Wednesday on the situation in Iraq.

According to a UNAMI statement, UN Special Representative for Iraq Jan Kubic is expected to brief shortly after the session.  

The Special Representative will be briefed on developments in Iraq and the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI).


Al-Hantal calls for a specialized meeting with the Central Bank to discuss the problems of tax accounting for banks


Economy News Baghdad

The head of the Association of Iraqi Private Banks, Wadih al-Hanalal, called Monday for the need to hold a meeting with the Central Bank to raise the problems facing the banking sector, including tax accounting.

He said during a meeting, held at the headquarters of the Association of Iraqi private banks and attended by a number of representatives of private banks, to discuss the issue of tax liability of dealers with the window of sale of currency, and attended by “economy News”, “The financial crisis and economic suffering in Iraq over the past three years because of The economic and security shocks, reflected negatively on the banking business Iraq and led to a decline in revenues and profits for the banking sector in general during the first half of this year.

He stressed the need to “hold a meeting with the Central Bank and the General Authority for Taxation and the Ministry of Finance and the Financial Control Bureau for the purpose of discussing the problems of the banking sector in general, in addition to the demands of the General Authority for taxes on the tax calculation of those dealing with the window selling the currency for the purpose of coordination and cooperation in advance in the implementation of what is stated in the book The Ministry of Finance in this regard. “

He added that “the Association of Private Banks is always keen to raise the problems of the banking sector through its continuous meeting with the relevant parties,” noting that “the central bank always emphasizes the need to develop banking services to achieve financial inclusion.” 

The President of the Association of Iraqi private banks, “Iraq’s exit from the gray area clearly contributed to increase the confidence of the outside world banking sector in Iraq.”

UN: Hand counting and counting was conducted transparently. We look forward to forming a new government


The Electoral Commission has announced the completion of the process

UN: Hand counting and counting was conducted transparently. We look forward to forming a new government

The United Nations said on Monday it had monitored the recounting of votes in the Iraqi legislative elections from beginning to end, saying the process was conducted in a credible, professional and transparent manner.

Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq for Policy and Electoral Assistance Alice Wallpole, in a statement followed by the Independent High Electoral Commission after the latter announced the completion of counting and counting, received a copy of the text: “The UN is pleased to monitor the process Re-counting from start to finish, “adding that the United Nations” confirms that this process was conducted in a reliable, professional and transparent. “

“We are very pleased to complete the process and look forward to further steps towards forming a new government,” she said.,15700023,15700124,15700149,15700168,15700186,15700190,15700201,15700208&usg=ALkJrhjK6zuVxr60itoeaiGA0YzN3I0ejg


The banking sector is leading the bourse higher in the first session of the week
Iraq Stock Exchange

Economy News Baghdad

The Banks sector led the market on Monday, as its index rose 0.15% to close at 572.02 points.

The performance of the index has led to the rise of 9 shares, provided by Gulf Commercial Bank by 4.76%, followed by the Bank of Mosul by 4.17%.

On the other hand, 10 shares, led by Northern Bank, fell by 7.69%, followed by Al-Sudair Hotel by 6.45%.

Today, 850.8 million shares were traded with a value of KD 639.6 million.

The number of shares sold by foreign investors 164.2 million shares worth KD 45.3 million with the implementation of (18) deal on the shares of three companies.

The shares of Bank of Baghdad traded today in terms of volume, trading 385.2 million shares.

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detection of the date of the announcement of the results of manual counting and leaks by a sudden

Detection of the date of the announcement of the results of manual counting and leaks by a sudden
 Twilight News    
 25 minutes ago

A source in the Electoral Commission, run by judges assigned, announced Tuesday the start of technical operations that will take three days to announce the final results of the parliamentary elections held on 12 May last. 
The commission announced earlier in the day the completion of manual counting and counting of voters for the elections after more than a month of the process was based on a government report of the existence of “serious violations” and “manipulations” accompanied parliamentary elections. 
The source told Twilight News, “will be on Tuesday, the process of entering the forms of the results of counting and sorting manual at the data entry center in the National Office and the completion of the work within three days, and likely to announce the results next Thursday.” 
He said the results would be subject to appeal within three days.
He said that there is a probability that the proportion of matching across Iraq 99% with the results of the elections announced in advance. 
According to the declared results of the elections, the alliance, “Saunun”, supported by the leader of the Sadrist movement Moqtada al-Sadr, ranked first with 54 seats out of 329 .. 
Followed by the alliance, “Al-Fath”, which is the political arm of the factions “
The coalition of “victory”, led by Prime Minister Haider Abadi, won 42 seats, while the coalition of “State of Law”, led by Nuri al-Maliki 26 seats. 
And waiting for the political blocs to end the audit of votes to ratify the results and then heal the new parliament in preparation for the formation of the next government.

The head of the popular crowd is officially announcing his withdrawal from the race to run for prime minister

06-08-2018 02:45 PM


Baghdad News –

The leader of the Dawa party and the head of the popular crowd, Faleh al-Fayadh, on Monday, withdrew from the race for prime minister, stressing that the leader of the coalition Haider Abadi, their only candidate for the post.

Fayyad said in a press statement that “all political blocs waiting for the results of the process of counting and sorting by hand, and endorse the final results of the elections,” noting that “Abadi is the candidate of the coalition of victory for the post of prime minister in the next government.”

Fayyad’s statement comes after the news of his candidacy for the post of prime minister accompanied by the current Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, the leader of the Fatah alliance Hadi al-Amiri, and the leader of the Dawa party Tariq Najm.

He pointed out that “the political blocs are conducting a series of dialogues to form the largest bloc in parliament, but these dialogues did not come to agreements until now.”

Fayyad added that “there are positive developments during the last few years in order to reach the largest bloc, although all the blocs have candidates for the post of prime minister.,15700019,15700043,15700124,15700126,15700149,15700168,15700186,15700191,15700201,15700208&usg=ALkJrhhkWiU2v7jJEZu6gO0lv_VPlE9oXQ

Zamili: Asron announces the largest bloc in days .. And the rule of law outside the accounts

01:50 – 06/08/2018

Baghdad – Mawazin News

The leader of the Sadrist movement, the governor of Zamili, on Monday, that the alliance will announce the largest bloc in the coming days, noting that the coalition has talks with everyone except the coalition of state law.

Al-Zamili said in a press statement that “everyone is waiting to ratify the election results,” noting that “the alliance of Sawsan has a large number of seats and has alliances and understandings and I believe that the next days after the ratification of the names will announce the mass bloc.”

He added that “any government through which the understanding of the main tasks or files will not be successful, specifically the file of the way of state administration and disarmament and the elimination of quotas and corruption,” saying that “they have more chances than others in holding alliances with various Iraqi blocs, but not Including the Nuri al-Maliki bloc. ”