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Shafaq News / On Saturday, Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Bashir Al-Haddad announced the results of the Parliamentary Finance Committee meeting with a number of ministers regarding the federal budget law, stressing the need to address the rise in food and commodity prices.
Al-Haddad said in a statement received by Shafaq News, after presiding over a joint meeting held at the Al-Rasheed Hotel in central Baghdad between the Parliamentary Finance Committee and the Ministers of Oil, Finance, Planning, Electricity, Construction, Housing, Labor and Social Affairs and the Chairman of the Federal Service Council, that a detailed discussion and discussion of the articles and articles of the draft federal budget law for the year 2021 and included in the agenda of tomorrow’s session,
He added that the budgets of the service ministries and the disbursement doors for service projects were studied in case the budget was approved.
Al-Haddad stressed the importance of approving the budget because it affects the general situation and is linked to the work of ministries, service projects, and the provision of job opportunities for young people.
He pointed to the need to address high prices for foodstuffs and commodities and to find solutions and alternatives to the repercussions of the exchange rate of the Iraqi dinar.
Al-Haddad called on the political forces to resolve differences to reach a consensus paving the way for the passage of the law in accordance with legislative procedures and constitutional contexts in a manner that satisfies all parties and components and meets the needs of citizens in all governorates of Iraq.