Finance announces the release of funds for services and denies preparing a supplementary budget



Finance announces the release of funds for services and denies preparing a supplementary budget


07-08-2018 07:21 PMThe Euphrates –

The Ministry of Finance announced on Tuesday, the near release of funds allocated for service projects in the provinces of Basra and Dhi Qar, Najaf and Muthanna, and confirmed the direct preparation of the federal budget for next year, denied the continuation of a supplementary budget for this year.

“The Ministry is currently working on the preparation of the federal budget for 2019,” Undersecretary of the Ministry of Finance, Maher Hammad Juhan said in a press statement, noting that “it was keen to prepare for excellence in a different style in line with developments in the country.”

He denied the existence of the intention to “prepare a supplementary budget for this year because the adoption requires the existence of the House of Representatives, in contrast the ministry is currently working laws and instructions going.”

On the release of funds allocated for the completion of projects in four provinces, Juhan confirmed that “the ministry will launch soon,” revealing the “coordination of the ministry with the relevant authorities in the provinces of Basra and Dhi Qar, Najaf and Muthanna.”

The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Finance that “the total amounts up to 200 billion dinars, had been provided by emergency allocations,” pointing out that “the release of the amounts of projects to the provinces of Baghdad and Wasit and Diwaniya and Maysan pending decisions of the Ministry of Planning resulting from the meeting held for this purpose last week”


Council of Ministers votes to approve the demands of the provinces demonstration {expanded}

Editorial Date: 2018/8/7 19:00 • 82 times scheduled
(Baghdad: Al Furat News) The Cabinet held its regular session on Tuesday, chaired by Prime Minister Haider Abadi, and approved the requests of the provinces, which are witnessing popular protests angry about poor services and unemployment.
A statement of the Office of the Prime Minister received the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of it, “The Council of Ministers continued a broad discussion of the demands of citizens and implementation in light of the decisions that were issued after meetings with the delegations of the provinces related to electricity, water, health, education and sanitation projects, These provinces, which met with the Prime Minister and then held a workshop with them. ” 
“The vote was to cover the needs of investment budget projects for the directorates of the Ministry of Construction, Housing, Municipalities and Public Works in the provinces of (Basra, Dhi Qar, Muthanna and Najaf).” 
He pointed out that “In order to encourage investment in the poultry sector, a new draft directive was adopted to amend the instructions of No. 88 of 1984 issued by the Ministry of Agriculture on the implementation of the provisions of Revolution Command Council Resolution No. 178 of 1984”.
The Cabinet voted “to increase the combat capability of the Air Force through transfers to the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Defense to command the Air Force to invite companies to negotiate the mechanism of financing the guarantee of international security institutions.” 
He added that “the vote was taken to merge the House of the two rivers for printing with the General Company for the production of educational supplies, and saw the meeting to discuss the facilitation of customs procedures and the introduction of goods and management of sidewalks.” 
“Investment promotion, investment companies and facilitation of entry and residency features were also discussed,” the statement said


Zebari discusses the developments of three files in Iraq and the region with the Amir of Kuwait

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Shafaq News / Research leader of the Democratic Party of Kurdistan Hoshyar Zebari files Iraq and the region with the Amir of Kuwait Sabah al – Ahmad.

“On the morning of August 6, 2018, we were honored to meet His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad at the Seef Palace and discussed the political, security and service developments in Iraq and the Kurdistan region,” Zebari wrote on my Facebook account.


Kusrat Rasool discusses resolving the outstanding oil files between Baghdad and Erbil with a delegation from the Federal Oil Ministry

Policy  2018/08/07 10:02  86   Editor: aab

Baghdad today – Sulaymaniyah

The Deputy Secretary-General of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Kosrat Rasul, Tuesday, 7/8/2018, resolved the outstanding oil files between Baghdad and Erbil with a delegation from the Federal Oil Ministry.

The Information Office of the Union said in a statement received by “Baghdad,” that “Rasul, received in Sulaymaniyah, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Oil and the accompanying ministerial delegation, and discussed ways to address outstanding issues between the Kurdistan region and the federal government in general and the oil file in particular,” noting that ” The need for a joint plan and comprehensive to address the oil file and all other files. ”

“The importance of the role of the Ministry of Oil, and the need for the Ministry of Oil to develop its activities to serve the citizens,” Rasul pointed out “the importance of working according to plans and programs accurate to develop the oil sector and natural resources in Iraq.”

“The delegation listened to the speech of the Deputy Secretary General of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan,” the statement said, adding that “the members of the delegation confirmed that they will work to develop and expand the activities of the Ministry of Oil.”


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08/07/2018 09:37:20 AM

The leader of the Sadrist movement, the former deputy governor Zamili confirmed that the alliance will announce the largest bloc in the coming days, pointing out that the coalition has talks with everyone except the coalition of state law.

Zamili said that “everyone is waiting to ratify the results of the elections,” noting that “the alliance of Ssron 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.

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,” adding that “they have more chances than others in holding alliances with various Iraqi blocs, but not Including the State of Law bloc.

URGENT Abadi refers former ministers and senior officials to integrity on corruption charges

Editorial Date: 2018/8/7 10:04

The Prime Minister’s Office announced on Tuesday morning that Prime Minister Haider Abadi has ratified the referral of a number of former ministers with senior officials to the Integrity Commission. ”

A brief statement of the office received the agency {Euphrates News} copy of it that the assignment was made “against the background of corruption in the contracts of schools in several districts lagging.”