The appearance of Mohammed Saleh for “The Covenant News”: the future of Iraq to develop the private sector and economic cohesion

The appearance of Mohammed Saleh for “The Covenant News”: the future of Iraq to develop the private sector and economic cohesion

15/05/2019 12:31 AM

Al-Ahed News – Baghdad

The economic expert Mohammed Saleh’s appearance, that Iraq’s economic future, is to develop the private sector.

“There is a trend towards the cohesion of the social market economy, and it means effective partnership between the state and the private sector, and work according to the principle of utility, efficiency, profit and loss,” Saleh told the newspaper.

“The job of the state is to compete with the private sector, partnership, good supervision, creating a social market, and using oil revenues for social benefit,” he said.

“The market is driving development with the participation of the state and this is the future we are looking forward to, which is an ideological vision for the development plan.”,15700021,15700043,15700186,15700191,15700253,15700256,15700259&usg=ALkJrhiG3IZ5DVQQtk7A7LmkFEaLwaDx5Q


Baghdad sends a huge amount to territory

Baghdad sends a huge amount to territory

A source in the Ministry of Finance, the arrival of 453 billion dinars from Baghdad to the Kurdistan region.

The source, who declined to be named, said in a press statement that “the amount allocated as salaries to the staff of the region arrived in the evening, explaining that the ministry will continue to pay the salaries of employees starting Wednesday from the new batch.”

He added: that the arrival of the amount will end the delay in the payment of salaries of staff of the region, “stressing that” the salaries of all the remaining ministries will be disbursed before the end of this month. ”

He stressed that “the lack of the amount allocated as salaries to the Peshmerga so far.”

America warns of “imminent threats” to US forces in Iraq

America warns of “imminent threats” to US forces in Iraq

14 MAY 2019 / 16:23 / 13 MINUTES AGO

Reuters Staff

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US military said on Tuesday there were imminent imminent threats to US forces in Iraq, which are now on high alert, stressing fears of Iranian-backed forces in the region.

“The US mission is on high alert now and we continue to closely monitor any imminent or imminent threats to US forces in Iraq,” said Captain Bill Urban, a spokesman for the US military’s Central Command, during a briefing to a British general earlier on Tuesday.

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Saudi Arabia offers $56 billion in investments in Iraq

Saudi Arabia offers $ 56 billion in investments in Iraq


The head of the Coalition for Reform and Reconstruction Ammar al-Hakim, on Tuesday, the Saudi offer of 56 billion for investment in Iraq with the freedom to choose projects and their locations.

Hakim said during a meeting organized by the Rafidain Center for Dialogue, followed by the news, “that” Saudi Arabia offered 56 billion to invest in Iraq with the freedom to choose projects and sites,

Pointing out that “the Saudi leadership informed Iraq that it is coming to the policy of openness and start a new phase.”,15700021,15700043,15700186,15700191,15700253,15700256,15700259&usg=ALkJrhh-TkhUHENo6s64N70LU3GEZtHHpg

Abdul Mahdi, his visit to Turkey tomorrow and reveals contingency plans for any escalation of the Iranian American (expanded)

Editorial date: 2019/5/14 23:14

Baghdad: Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, his planned visit to Turkey on Wednesday, “revealing” contingency plans in Iraq for any escalation between the United States and Iran.

“The government is proceeding according to the specific dates and its governmental platform,” Abdul Mahdi said in a summary of the weekly press conference. “We reviewed today the cabinet the timing we presented in a hundred days, and the march is ongoing and stable and solid and strong despite all the difficulties and problems.”

“We have taken control of the flood issue with great and joint efforts and all the dams and waterways have been controlled and our water reservoirs have risen and this reservoir will rise more and this is important for the coming years,” he said. “We continue to receive crops from farmers and farmers. Which is an important step for the development of the agricultural sector. ”

He said Abdul-Mahdi ”

“We have discussed with the ambassadors of Germany, Britain and France the escalation in the region and the issue of sanctions on Iran and the attempts at calm. There is high level coordination in this regard, and our travel to Germany and France helped reach many participants. We also discussed with the US Secretary of State in this regard and discussed the issue of protecting Iraq and preventing The danger and the role that can be played in the calm and alleviate the crisis, and Iraq today is a key element in the meetings of the discussion. ”

“Tomorrow we will have a visit to Turkey at the invitation of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and its contents will be deep and rich, and we will discuss with the Turkish officials the security file and the issue of mistreatment and the non-use of Iraqi territory to attack another country and the situation in the region and the existing escalation and how to avoid it, But also make us parties involved, and we will also discuss the issue of border crossings and the situation in Sinjar and economic files and the issue of water and all matters of Iraq. ”

He pointed out that “we discussed in the National Security Council the issue of reducing the number of detainees in the departments of reform and detainees in general, which is important for their families and to reduce the material costs that are made in this subject,” stressing, “we move forward on the issue of the resettlement of salaries because most of the causes of corruption is not to settle salaries and the use of paper currency Which allows many of us to cheat, corruption and bribery. ”

He pointed out that “the Supreme Council for Combating Corruption discussed the issue of combating drugs and smuggling of oil,” announcing that “we have directed a special committee to follow up and resolve the subject of the delayed contracts and follow-up procedures on this matter, and this topic is the attention of the Council of Ministers and the Prime Minister in particular.”

“We have contingency plans if there is a dangerous escalation between the United States and Iran, and we are discussing with the parties and helping to avoid slipping into a dangerous slide because everyone will pay a heavy price. From both sides that things will end well. ”

He pointed out that “the private sector can absorb the unemployed and provide job opportunities that we helped through investments and expand and facilitate the investment environment, and we are working to create giant projects and strong through investment.”

He pointed out that “the state is a state of public service and must be productive, and in the current form, the state is unproductive and lax, unless we adopt the principle of investment and encourage agriculture, livestock and manufacturing industries, all areas of employment to introduce more labor.”

He said: “We can not build a rumor or a position to say that this is true and this is a mistake, and who has evidence and documents on corruption to submit to the Supreme Council to combat corruption,” stressing “the issue of petrodollar imports must be settled and we have to resolve this issue radically, Performance and projects “.

He stressed that the security situation in Iraq is stable, and we explained this to the US side and updated the information we have. We have not recorded serious movements that pose a threat to anyone, and the government is concerned with the protection of all of Iraq and Iraq can not be the basis for attacking anyone.

Abdul Mahdi announces three phone calls with Pompeo to ward off the danger and reveals his visit to Turkey

2019/05/14 08:13:47

(Reuters) – Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi announced on Tuesday three phone calls with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, during which he discussed Iraq’s role in averting the danger facing the region.

“Three phone calls were made with Pompeo before his visit to Iraq to discuss the region’s files and Iraq’s role in averting the threat,” Abdul Mahdi said at his weekly press conference. “The Iranian-American dispute is a complicated one and we are making great efforts to find a way out of the crisis.”

“We will discuss security and economic issues during the visit,” Abdul Mahdi said. “The issue of water is important in Turkey’s visit and we are both serious about resolving this issue.”

On the internal situation in Iraq, Abdul Mahdi said, “The dams and waterways have been controlled and the water reserves, which now amount to about 53 billion cubic meters, will rise.”

He noted that “so far has been handed over more than 600 thousand tons of wheat and pay about 200 billion dinars of dues of farmers,” noting that the Council of Ministers voted today on a project that provides 140 megawatts of energy to strengthen Basra’s share of electricity.

Urgent- Heavy Fire on demonstrators day n front of Green Zone gate and the fall of victims

Urgent Pictures .. heavy fire on the demonstrators in front of the Green Zone gate and the fall of the victims

History of edits:: 2019/5/14 16:33

(Baghdad: al-Furat News) Security forces fired heavy gunfire at the demonstrators in front of the gate of the Green Zone in Baghdad on Tuesday.

A security source told the correspondent (Euphrates News) about “the fall of martyrs and wounded after the shooting by the Green Zone guards on the broken contracts during their orientation to participate in a demonstration in front of the gate of the Green Zone demanding their return to service.” End

By: Ahmed Altmar