03:32 – 02/02/2019
BAGHDAD – Mawazin News
MP of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Shirvan Mirza, Saturday, that the share of the region is insured in the budget law, and includes allocations for salaries of employees of the Kurdistan region and the Ministry of Peshmerga.
Mirza said in a statement to convey the flags of his party and his / Mawazin News / “The share of the Kurdistan region in the budget law nearly 11 billion Iraqi dinars, and includes allocations for salaries of employees of the Kurdistan region and the Ministry of Peshmerga.”
He added that “the budget law sets the salaries of employees of the Kurdistan region at about 5 trillion and 448 billion dinars annually, at 454 billion dinars a month.”
He pointed out that “the number of employees in the Kurdistan region in the budget is 682021 employees, adding that the budget allocated 816 billion dinars for the salaries of the Peshmerga forces, at 68 billion dinars a month.”
He added that “under the budget law, Baghdad will send monthly 522 billion dinars, as salaries to staff and Peshmerga forces, noting that Article 10 / II, in the law obliges the federal government to pay dues in the Kurdistan region and in the event of non-delivery of the region 250 thousand barrels of oil to Baghdad, , The federal government will deduct the damage. ”
He explained that “the deduction will not include salaries of employees, stressing that Baghdad will send 522 billion dinars even if the province did not deliver oil to it, indicating that in the event of non-delivery of oil will cut the federal government all the dues of the region except salaries of staff and peshmerga.”