“We hope to solve all the outstanding problems as soon as possible,” Barzani said

Editorial date: • 2019/7/15 23:00

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, on Monday evening, a telephone conversation with the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government pleased Barzani, expressing his desire to resolve all the outstanding problems between Baghdad and Erbil as soon as possible.

A statement by the Kurdistan Regional Government, received the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of it today, “Abdel-Mahdi and during a telephone conversation had congratulated the pleasure of Barzani on the occasion of his election as the head of the Kurdistan Regional Government and the formation of the government The

statement said,” The statement said, “Abdul Mahdi, The talks as soon as possible to resolve all outstanding issues between Baghdad and Erbil, “calling for the unity of efforts of the parties for the benefit of the Kurdistan region and the whole of Iraq to serve the citizens

The Prime Minister of Kurdistan, pleased Barzani, announced Monday during the ministerial meeting that a senior delegation from his government will visit Baghdad Tomorrow For Thelathae.anthy



Meeting of the three presidencies emphasizes the need to strengthen efforts to provide services

2019/07/15 21:04

Baghdad / Massila: President Barham Saleh hosted on Monday, July 15, 2019, at the Peace Palace the fourth periodic meeting of political leaders, while the meeting stressed the need to strengthen efforts to provide services and support the government.

The Presidency of the Republic said in a statement received by the “Masala” that “Saleh hosted today, the fourth periodic meeting of political leaders in the presence of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and Parliament Speaker Mohamed Halbusi.”

“The meeting discussed the political, security and economic situation in the country, stressing the need to strengthen efforts to provide services and support the government to implement its program, fighting corruption in the joints of the state, reconstruction of liberated cities and the return of displaced people to their homes.

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Soon a senior foreign official visits Iraq

Editorial date:: 2019/7/15 18:52

(Baghdad: Al-Furat News) Head of the Protocol Department, Al-Manhal Al-Safi, with the Polish Ambassador to Baghdad, Piata Benksa, discussed the coordination mechanisms for the visit of the Polish Foreign Minister to Baghdad in the framework of strengthening bilateral relations between Baghdad and Warsaw.

“The meeting also discussed issues related to the Warsaw mission to Baghdad and means of cooperation with the Iraqi Foreign Ministry to serve the interests of the two countries,” a foreign ministry statement said.

The head of the Protocol Department, “the readiness of the ministry to provide all facilities for the success of the work of the mission, and contribute to strengthening the bonds of cooperation between the two countries.”


A senior delegation from the Kurdistan Regional Government headed by Barzani to visit Baghdad on Tuesday

2019/07/15 06:59:01

(Reuters) – A senior delegation of his government will visit the federal capital Baghdad on Tuesday, Prime Minister Meshur Azrani said on Monday.

Barzani said during the first meeting with his government team today that a high-level delegation from the provincial government will visit Baghdad tomorrow to express good intentions and to conduct dialogues on finding a suitable solution to the outstanding differences between Erbil and Baghdad within the framework of the Constitution.

Barzani was pleased after the formation of his new government to visit Baghdad, the Iraqi capital, and put in his program the government a number of points to regulate the relationship with Baghdad to resolve the dispute. “A constructive and stable partnership with Baghdad,”

which said:

This is a new era for the Kurdistan Region, which means renewing our relationship with our partners in the Federal Republic of Iraq. The priority of the administration is to develop a constructive and stable partnership with Baghdad based on mutual respect and cooperation. This includes a clear understanding of the rights and duties of the parties.

We share a range of mutual interests with Baghdad that cover trade, the security of our borders and the economic prosperity of our citizens. These interests can be achieved only through partnership rather than constant competition. There are long-term issues that need to be addressed and this Government is committed to finding new ways of dialogue. The goal should be to leave past conflicts in favor of developing new approaches to common challenges.

The constitution will be the core of the negotiations with Baghdad, which will be led by a high-level negotiating team from the Kurdistan Regional Government. The participation will focus on the following issues:

Annual budget allocations for Kurdistan

We resolve the sharing of the import equation that sets the annual budget and secure a just and lasting agreement for Kurdistan.

Distribution of oil and gas resources

We will seek the full implementation of Articles 111 and 112 of the Constitution, which enhances the rights of Kurdistan in relation to the equitable distribution of oil and gas and development. If supported, the government program will increase transparency and investment in the oil and gas sector, which works to increase oil exports in Iraq and Kurdistan.

Military and Security Cooperation

We will strengthen our ability to combat common threats, address security changes in disputed areas and ensure that the Peshmerga is included in Iraq’s defense system.

Disputed areas

Our priority is to resolve the issue of disputed areas in line with the road map provided for in Article 140 of the Constitution, otherwise this map is implemented, priority must be for joint security and administrative coordination with the federal government in the disputed areas.

Political Cooperation

We will work to strengthen our political cooperation with the government in Baghdad, with emphasis on the principles of partnership, harmony and balance on which the constitution is based.

Compensation of martyrs

In line with Article 132 of the Constitution, we will strengthen our constitutional right to compensate the martyrs and victims of Anfal and affected by the former Baath regime.

Barzani also said he would pay a close visit to Baghdad to meet Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi and political forces to discuss resolving the differences.


The Association of Iraqi Private Banks Holds a Course on “Banking Service Strategies and Developing Customer Service Management Skills”

Part of the course at the Association’s Training Center


Economy News _ Baghdad

The Association of Iraqi Private Banks, in cooperation with the Central Bank of Iraq and the Joint Efforts Group, held a training course on “Banking Service Strategies and Developing Customer Service Management Skills” on Monday, with the participation of 40 trainees from government and private banks and financial transfer companies.

“The training program is aimed at branch managers, their assistants, employees of the operations and financial coverage department and the banking awareness department,” said Ahmed Hashemi, director of administration and training at the Association of Iraqi Private Banks. . 

Hashemi added that “the program comes within the guidance of the Central Bank to develop the performance of bank staff and improve the banking sector and to inform its employees on the latest systems and programs used in modern banking developed countries.”

“The association depends on the trainers with long experience and holders of international certificates.” 

 “The participants will receive a certificate of participation from the Central Bank and the Association of Iraqi private banks.”