Baghdad / Al-Mawred News
The Finance Committee in the House of Representatives revealed today, Thursday, that a semi-final agreement has been reached regarding the region’s share in the current year budget, expected to vote on it next week.
A member of the Committee, Ikhlas Al-Dulaimi, said in a press statement, “The political blocs have reached an almost final agreement on a new formula regarding the region’s share in the budget.”
She indicated, “The agreement satisfies the federal government and the region,” adding that “there is a common understanding about oil imports and other revenues and the region’s share.”
Al-Dulaimi expected, “voting on the budget in the middle of next week after writing the final agreement within Article 10 of the budget and finalizing the drafting of tables and other attachments.”