Political | 08:39 – 30/06/2020
Baghdad – Mawazine News
The cabinet decided, on Tuesday, several decisions, including those related to confronting the Corona virus.
The media office of the Prime Minister stated in a statement that Mawazine News received a copy of, “The cabinet held its regular session, headed by its president, Mustafa Al-Kazemi, devoted to discussing a number of issues included in his agenda, where the Minister of Health and Environment presented, at the beginning of the session, a detailed report. On the developments in the work of the Committee to Promote Governmental Action in the areas of prevention, control, health, and awareness regarding reducing the spread of the Corona virus, which is formed pursuant to Diwanical Order No. 217 of 2020. ”
He added, “The council discussed the measures taken by the Ministry of Health, the financial allocations allocated to confront the Corona pandemic, and providing all the necessary capabilities to surround the disease and reduce the rate of injuries. The Cabinet issued a number of decisions and recommendations: –
First / The Ministry of Finance funded the Ministry of Health with an amount of fifty billion dinars from the emergency reserve for the past year due to the Corona virus pandemic, with the Ministry of Health spending it exclusively to face the pandemic.
Second / Approval of the extension of the exception granted to the Ministry of Health under the decision of the Supreme Committee for Health and National Safety No. 9 of 2020 for a period of three months, starting from the date of the expiry of the period referred to in paragraph (i) of the above decision.
Third / Approving the recommendations of the minutes of the consultative meeting with the Military Medical Services Directorate in the Ministry of Defense, the Popular Mobilization Medicine and the Medical Services Directorate in the Ministry of Interior, held at the Ministry of Health on 26/6/2020, regarding the response to the Corona Virus pandemic.
Fourth / Voting on the amendment of Cabinet Resolution No. (358 of 2018) regarding a draft agreement to avoid double taxation and prevent evasion of taxes on income and capital between the government of the Republic of Iraq and the government of the Republic of Armenia.
Fifth: Voting on a draft law ratifying an agreement between the government of the Republic of Iraq and the government of the Republic of Tunisia regarding air services.
Sixth: Voting on the draft legal and judicial cooperation agreement in civil and penal matters and extradition between the government of the Republic of Iraq and the government of Ukraine. “Ended 29 / h