366 Policy 12/21/2020 23:46
Baghdad Today – Baghdad 1776
Planning Minister Khaled Battal set, on Monday, the date for sending the 2021 budget to the House of Representatives, while confirming that salaries are secure.
“Within two days, the budget will be sent to the House of Representatives, and the salaries are secured,” Battal said in a tweet.
He added, “Fuel prices will remain the same, and there will be no taxes on hairdressing and beauty salons and others.”
The Prime Minister, Mustafa Al-Kazemi, confirmed, Monday, December 21, 2020, that the budget will not affect the salaries of employees from the two classes, which constitute the majority of the people.
“The budget will not affect the salaries of the employees of the two classes that make up the majority of the people,” Al-Kazemi said in a press conference followed by (Baghdad Today), indicating that “the target in this budget are the upper classes.”
He added that “the budget was presented to the political blocs and all of them were supportive of the government’s actions,” noting that “the budget will not affect only salaries of special and higher levels.”