Accession of Iraq to the International Organization of Securities Commissions

BAGHDAD / JASIM KARIM AL-TAI / / The head of the Securities Commission, Alaa Abdul Hussein Al-Saadi, revealed that Iraq guarantees to the International Organization of Securities Commissions. Stressing that this step will contribute to attract investors to Iraq.

Al-Saadi said in a statement singled out by the Jordanian Securities Agency that the Securities Commission yesterday received a letter from the International Organization of Securities Commissions on the acceptance of the Council of the Organization of the accession of Iraq as a member of the participant starting from January 2019. The letter of acceptance included the invitation to Iraq to participate in the work The annual meeting of heads of securities bodies to be held next May in Australia.

He added that the process of joining the membership of this organization will allow Iraq to join the World Market and emerging markets.

“The process of joining the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) requires many years, but our Commission has been able to complete the special requirements for a few months membership.

Saadi said that the accession process will contribute to the process of strengthening Iraq’s economic status, which helps to attract investors in securities, which will support the macroeconomic of Iraq. (End) 22 /

The global economy is on a hot plate .. A crucial week awaits the world

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While the world’s major economies are uncertain about the future, this week seems to be a fateful event, especially in light of important news expected to be resolved in 2019 financially.

The Treasury Department will unveil its quarterly debt-sale plans, which are critical, as the government’s financial department works to increase the sales of bonds and instruments to finance the budget deficit, according to a Bloomberg report.

On the same day, Chinese Deputy Prime Minister Liu Hee will meet with US Trade Representative Robert Leftaizer as part of a two-day trade talks that may yield no substantive results but are important for anxious investors who pin their hopes on any positive signs ahead of schedule. The final price increase on Chinese goods worth 200 billion dollars in March.

The afternoon of the same day, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s approval of the country’s monetary policy for this year, the disclosure of the central bank’s budget and the setting of interest rates.,15700022,15700124,15700126,15700186,15700190,15700201,15700237,15700242,15700248&usg=ALkJrhjpAvw4cLN069ggOufIugtAOj3Irg

Baghdad is committed to salaries of regional staff and Peshmerga without requiring the delivery of oil

Editorial date: 2019/1/27 19:16

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Member of the Finance Committee parliamentary Sherwan Mirza Baghdad’s commitment to send the amount of 552 billion dinars as salaries to the staff of the region per month, even in the absence of commitment of the region to export oil.

The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) website quoted Mirza as saying that “the budget law for 2019, includes the allocation of 522 billion dinars in salaries for the staff of the region and the Peshmerga forces,” explaining that “the amount of 454 billion dinars, including salaries of employees and 68 billion dinars to Peshmerga.”

He added Mirza, “The financial budget set the price of oil at $ 56 per barrel and set the export of oil 316 days a year, so the export revenues of 250 thousand barrels up to 5 trillion and 100 billion dinars,” asserting that “the federal government will commit to send $ 522 Billion dinars per month to the Kurdistan region within the total budget even if the region did not send oil. ”

Massoud Barzani meets King of Jordan

Release date: 2019/1/27 20:50

(Baghdad: al-Furat News) The head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, Massoud Barzani, arrived Sunday evening, Jordan.

Barzani and his accompanying delegation arrived in the Jordanian capital of Amman at the official invitation of Jordan’s King Abdullah II, who was received at the airport by Prince Faisal, the brother of the King of Jordan.

Barzani is scheduled to meet with King Abdullah on a dinner this evening

Massoud Barzani arrives in Jordan .. The Kingdom organizes him a special reception

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The leader of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Massoud Barzani, arrived Sunday in the Jordanian capital Amman.

Barzani’s visit came at the invitation of Jordan’s King Abdullah II.

Barzani was to receive an official ceremony, which begins on Monday evening with his Jordanian counterpart.


Dagher: The Central Bank does not interfere with the monetary policy of government banks as it is the responsibility of the Ministry of Finance





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Iraq is preparing to implement a major economic project

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Iraq is preparing to implement a major economic project

The Ministry of Transport on Sunday discussed with the representatives of the ministries of the state and the concerned authorities the preparation of an integrated design for an economic city within the legislator of the port of Faw.

“Minister Abdullah Laibi chaired an expanded meeting with the ministries of the state and the concerned authorities to prepare the basic design of the port city of FAO in the presence of the Italian consultant Alberto Scotti on the central hall of the Ministry of Transport.

He pointed out that the city has been discussing the design of the integrated city project at the port of Faw, which includes the design of a commercial, industrial and residential area.

He added that “the project includes a water treatment plant and an electricity station and an advanced naval base”; pointing to “the existence of a link between the port of Faw and Safwan, including the construction of the tunnel Khor al-Zubair; as well as the establishment of a system of internal rail lines and linking them with the national system, .

He added that “the Ministry of Transport has contracted in advance with the Italian consulting company Technal for the Master Plan for the region includes the distribution of spaces in a way to ensure the optimal use of land to bypass the slums in the implementation of projects,” noting “to determine the duration of two weeks to obtain the approval of the approval of the institutions and ministries of the State on the sites selected for residence The project”.,15700022,15700124,15700126,15700186,15700190,15700201,15700237,15700242,15700248&usg=ALkJrhjTSsh1iKxRpPL0aLGrntR5UvYkbg

China says it is seeking to open investment doors in Kirkuk

Editorial date: 2019/1/27 15:59

(Kirkuk: Euphrates News) China has shown its desire to open investment doors in the province of Kirkuk.

“Chinese Ambassador Nei Jian arrived in Kirkuk today for his first high-level official visit to the province from China, where he met with its governor and a number of members and department directors,” the correspondent of the Euphrates News Agency reported Sunday.

At a press conference held on the sidelines of the visit, the Chinese ambassador said, “his country is seeking to open investment doors in the cutters of energy and oil and construction in Kirkuk after the stability of this important city.”

While the governor of Kirkuk, Rakan Said Jubouri, that “economic understandings in accordance with the federal controls have been between the parties, and will be a delegation to follow up ways of cooperation between them in the coming days.”

Jubouri stressed the “request to increase China’s support for the electricity sector and the reconstruction of liberated areas.” End

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives heads to Britain for an official visit

Release date: 2019/1/27 12:19

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Head of the House of Representatives Mohammed Halbusi heads with a parliamentary delegation to the United Kingdom on an official visit.

A statement issued by his office received the agency {Euphrates News} copy of the visit comes “in response to the invitation of British House Speaker John Berko.”

“He is scheduled to meet with Halbousi during the visit the British House of Commons and a number of lords, ministers and officials; to discuss bilateral relations and ways of cooperation between the two countries.”

Nechervan Barzani: the presence of US forces is necessary and did not prevent Saleh from entering Arbil [expanded]

Date of release: 2019/1/27 13:28

The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan region, Nechirvan Barzani, on Sunday, that the US military presence in Iraq is necessary to help security forces in the interest of the country as long as there is a threat to exist.

“Our position is consistent that the outstanding issues with Baghdad should be resolved through understanding and dialogue based on the constitution. We have made great progress in our discussions with the Iraqi government and there is close cooperation, especially with regard to the security aspect and the exchange of intelligence to combat,” Barzani said at a press conference after the meeting of the Kurdistan Regional Council. Calling. ”

He pointed out that “we in the Kurdistan Regional Government believe that the presence of US forces in Iraq is necessary to help the security forces as long as he remained in the country,” noting that “this presence is linked to the interest of Iraq.”

He added: “We renew our support for Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and express our appreciation for his efforts.”

And on the budget, said Nechirvan Barzani: “We can say that the budget law for the current year better than its predecessors with regard to the benefits of the Kurdistan region,” noting: “We must solve the problems between Erbil and Baghdad and take the lesson from the past in order to enhance the sense of citizenship to everyone.”

On the events of Chiladze, said the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government: “What happened in Chiladze is very regrettable and declare our solidarity with the victims, but the policy of the Kurdistan Regional Government embodied in the non-use of our territory to destabilize the security of neighboring countries,” explaining: “We form an investigative committee to identify the events of Chiladze and Recurrence “.

He continued: “Unfortunately, a number of citizens were martyred by the Turkish bombardment, but the question is: where were these raids carried out? Not implemented in the villages, but in the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, where Ankara considers this presence a justification for its operations and we are in contact with Turkey to discuss this matter.” That “some of the opposition forces are taking the territory of the Kurdistan region to launch an anti-neighboring countries without taking into account the interests of the region .. Our citizens are the victims, while we do not want to be a party to this conflict.”

He pointed out that “the local administrations are constantly warning citizens to cross into the areas of PKK presence to avoid Turkish raids,” saying that “demonstration is a natural right, but the demonstration yesterday was used by some to distort its course.”

In a separate context, Nechirvan Barzani said that “there is no truth to prevent the President of the Republic, Barham Salih from coming to Erbil,” saying: “We have no personal problem with anyone.”