Decisions of the Council of Ministers in its meeting today (expanded)

Date: Edit: 2019/9/24 20:22

BAGHDAD: The Council of Ministers held its regular session, on Tuesday, chaired by Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi.

At the beginning of the session, the Prime Minister briefed on the latest developments and briefed the results of the visit to China.

The Cabinet approved the formation of the Higher Committee for School Construction.

The Council also decided to approve the sale of the duly written off items belonging to the Central Statistical Organization without a public auction.

It also approved the draft law on the accession of the Republic of Iraq to the International Convention on the Control of Ship Systems Resistant to the Adhesion of Impurities and Harmful Effects of 2001.

The Cabinet approved the recommendation of the competent authority in the Ministry of Industry and Minerals for the protection of plastic waste products.

The Council approved the draft law of accession of the Republic of Iraq to the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage Damage, 2001.


Urgent Abdul Mahdi to visit Saudi Arabia tomorrow to meet King Salman and Crown Prince

Date of edit:: 2019/24/24 20:36

BAGHDAD: Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi is to visit Saudi Arabia on Wednesday for several hours during which he will meet with King Salman bin Abdul Aziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

A statement issued by his office received by the Euphrates News Agency that the visit “to discuss relations between the two brotherly countries, regional situations and truce efforts, and Iraq’s consistent position to play its positive role in ensuring the danger of tensions and conflicts and to establish the best relations with all neighboring countries and brotherly and friendly.”


America calls on its citizens in Iraq to wake up

Release date:: 9/29/2019 19:05

The United States Embassy in Baghdad on Tuesday called on its citizens to be vigilant and vigilant.

“It advises all its citizens to be vigilant due to the growing tension in Iraq,” the embassy said in a statement received by the Euphrates News.

It called on its citizens to “review personal safety plans and carry a charged phone and avoid crowded places, and those known to meet the needs of foreigners, and keep out of the limelight and be aware of his surroundings.”

It also called on its citizens not to travel to Iraq.

The security cell revealed on Monday that two mortar shells landed in an empty dirt yard around the Green Zone and the other in the Tigris River in Baghdad, without incident.


The Central Bank announces amendments to the controls on the declaration of funds coming out and entering Iraq

Release date:: 9/29/2018 13:36

{Baghdad: Euphrates News} The Central Bank of Iraq announced amendments in the controls on the declaration of funds entering into and out of Iraq.

According to a statement issued to the Agency (Euphrates News) a copy of it, “for the sake of the Central Bank of Iraq to clarify the instructions and regulations for the declaration of funds entering and exiting across the Iraqi border would like the Bank / Council to combat money laundering and the financing of terrorism, to announce the first amendment of controls Entered or ejected across the Iraqi border, published in the Iraqi newspaper Al-Waqa’eq (4551) on 19/8/2019 before entering into force in February 2020, in order to spare citizens and travelers legal accountability for the violations stipulated in these controls during the transfer of funds through Limit D “.anthy

For the text of the First Amendment to these controls , please visit the website of the Central Bank of Iraq .. Click here