A warning after midnight from al-Sadr following the parliament’s ‘inability’ to hold the budget approval session

2021.03.29 – 00:47

People – Baghdad  

On Monday, Muqtada al-Sadr, the leader of the Sadrist movement, issued a warning to Parliament after its “inability” to hold a clear contract to pass the budget law.  

  

  

  

On  Sunday, the deputy from the Saeroun bloc,  Badr Al- Ziyadi, revealed the latest developments in setting the budget for 2021 in the House of Representatives.  

Al-Ziyadi said in a statement, “People” received a copy of it (March 28, 2021), “The features of the parliament session are unclear and differences continue, and even the share of the Kurdistan region has not been resolved 100%.”  

He added that “the differences between the political blocs are due to adding paragraphs to the budget, while other blocs object, and there is no consensus until the moment and negotiations are continuing,” noting that “whoever says that the budget is ready for voting today is not real talk and we are waiting for the differences to be resolved,” indicating that ” The differences are clear between the blocks, and it is regarding the exchange rate of the dollar between reducing it and maintaining it. ”  

He pointed out that “the meeting on the budget is continuing, and there are continuous requests to return the dismissed and canceled contracts, and matters are further complicated by political differences.”  

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State of law demands the return of the dollar exchange to its previous price

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2021-03-28 | 17:29

The State of Law coalition demanded, on Sunday, to restore the dollar’s exchange rate to its previous price, calling for the cancellation of foreign loans because they are not needed

Ammar al-Shibli, a member of the bloc, said during a press conference in Parliament, “The State of Law bloc affirms that it is with its audience in achieving justice and fairness in the 2021 budget, and reaffirms its clear positions that it expressed through statements, statements and official correspondence, which is summed up in the distribution of the final agreed formula. On it for the draft budget with detailed tables in advance of a sufficient period of time for all members of the House of Representatives to be viewed and to ensure that some paragraphs are not tampered with before the voting session.

 

He added that his bloc “calls for the return of the dollar exchange rate to its previous price to pay damage to the poor and middle-income groups of citizens in light of a stifling health and economic crisis,” considering that “mentioning the price of a barrel of oil in Iraqi dinars is a circumvention of the public’s demands to restore the exchange rate to 1119 dinars.” For one dollar. ”

 

He pointed out that “the inclusion in Article (11) of the requirement to hand over the region to what exceeded (460) thousand barrels to the company (SOMO) to ensure that there is no smuggling for what exceeded that, as well as to deliver any other non-oil imports to the federal government,” demanding that the materials be canceled 38, 41, 42 and 47 related to the privatization of the state’s productive and service sectors, the sale of state-owned agricultural lands, as well as the sale of industrial and public service financial assets, because that includes outlets for corruption, damage to public money and open the way for manipulation in light of an atmosphere inappropriate for such a step in current time”.

 

He also called for “canceling foreign loans because they are not needed after the improvement in oil prices and because of their harmful future effects on the economic and political levels, especially foreign loans and the sovereign guarantees of the Ministry of Electricity, as the report of the Financial Supervision Bureau stated that these loans are a drain on the state’s public treasury.”

 

And he called for “not to add any material that gives ISIS terrorist members the status of martyrs under names intended to delude the public through wordplay to find a reason in which the victim is equal with the executioner and the murderer with the martyr.”

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The House of Representatives postpones the session to vote on the budget until further notice

Political | 12:00 – 29/03/2021

BAGHDAD – Mawazine News

A parliamentary source said, on Sunday, that the voting session on the federal financial budget for 2021 has been postponed until further notice.

The source said to / Mawazine News /, “The House of Representatives postponed the session to vote on the budget, which was scheduled to take place today.”

The source pointed out that “several disagreements, most notably the dollar exchange rate, hindered the holding of the voting session on the 2021 general budget. Ended 29 / A 87

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Prompt Al-Halbousi: The parliament session will not be held tonight

Time: 03/28/2021 23:41:50 Read: 1,430 times

{Policy: Al Furat News} The Speaker of Parliament, Muhammad al-Halbousi, announced that the session to pass the federal budget bill for 2021 will not be held today, Sunday.

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Al-Halbousi said, in a press statement, that “the session for passing the budget will not be held tonight.”

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Kurdish deputy: The dispute over the region’s budget no longer exists, and the knot is in the dollar

Time: 03/28/2021 23:02:04 Read: 1,989 times

{Policy: Al-Furat News} The MP for the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Mariwan Nader, confirmed the end of the dispute over the region’s budget and “no longer exists” and the complex in discussing the exchange rate of the dollar against the Iraqi dinar.

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Nader said, in a press statement, that “Parliament Speaker Muhammad al-Halbousi and heads of the blocs in a meeting on reading the articles of the budget bill, and that the differences that existed in the past no longer exist now.”

He pointed out that “in the event that the meeting of Al-Halbousi, the Finance Committee and the ministers ends about reading the budget articles without any problems, then this evening the voting session will be held on the draft budget law, and Kurdish representatives in Baghdad in general will attend the session.”

Nader said, “There is no longer a problem with the Kurdistan region’s share of the budget, and that what is present is more related to the price of the dollar and the dinar in the draft law.”

The Kurdish MP concluded that “he does not believe that there is a problem regarding the quorum for holding the session, because all parties are satisfied and the differences have been greatly reduced.”

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Bashir Al-Haddad, announced that the quorum has been completed for the voting session on the federal budget law for the fiscal year 2021.

The head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party’s parliamentary bloc, Vian Sabri, has confirmed that the quorum has been completed for the parliament session devoted to passing the fiscal budget for 2021.

It is hoped The House of Representatives announces shortly after a session to pass the federal budget bill for 2021 or postpone it to another notice.

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Al-Haddad and a Kurdish leader: a quorum is complete to hold the budget voting session

Time: 03/28/2021 22:17:00 Read: 1,248 times

Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament: The quorum has been completed for the session to vote on the Budget Law

The head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party’s parliamentary bloc confirmed that the quorum has been completed for the parliament session devoted to passing the fiscal budget for 2021.

Sabri said that “there was a difference in the meeting of the Finance Committee on the issue of loans included in the federal budget.”

She pointed to “holding a lot of discussions about fixing the price of the dollar in the budget,” stressing that “the necessary work has been accomplished and the parliament session will be held.”

She pointed out that “the legal quorum to hold the parliament session is available, and we are waiting for the bell to start the parliamentary session,” noting that “the Shiite blocs held a meeting among themselves.”

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Parliamentary blocs agree to pass the budget

Political | 08:47 – 28/03/2021

BAGHDAD – Mawazine News

The Parliamentary Finance Committee announced, on Sunday, the parliamentary blocs’ agreement to pass the federal budget for the fiscal year 2021.

A member of the committee, Ikhlas Al-Dulaimi, said, according to the official newspaper, that “there is a consensus between the parliamentary blocs to pass the budget.”

Today, the House of Representatives will hold a voting session on the draft federal budget bill for the fiscal year 2021.

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Parliamentary blocs agree to pass the budget

Political | 08:47 – 28/03/2021

BAGHDAD – Mawazine News

The Parliamentary Finance Committee announced, on Sunday, the parliamentary blocs’ agreement to pass the federal budget for the fiscal year 2021.

A member of the committee, Ikhlas Al-Dulaimi, said, according to the official newspaper, that “there is a consensus between the parliamentary blocs to pass the budget.”

Today, the House of Representatives will hold a voting session on the draft federal budget bill for the fiscal year 2021.

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Parliament Finance announces fixing the price of the dollar in the budget: blocs invoke and expect to continue until early dawn

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2021-03-28 13:01

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Shafaq News / The Parliamentary Finance Committee confirmed its intention to pass the budget law in today’s session, despite political blocs arguing in an attempt to obstruct the session.

The reporter of the Parliamentary Finance Committee, Ahmed Al-Saffar, told Shafaq News, “The political blocs are using their pretext not to enter the session hall to vote on the budget law.”

Al-Saffar added, “The ministers of planning, finance and oil are still clarifying some paragraphs of the budget for the heads of political blocs, including foreign loans, investment projects, provincial shares, degrees of deletion and innovation.”

He pointed out that “the Finance Committee has completed all the articles of the budget law, leaving nothing but a political agreement to vote on the budget in today’s session.”

Al-Saffar indicated that “the Finance Committee is determined to vote on the general budget law until and continued for the dawn hours,” pointing out that “the dollar exchange rate is fixed by the budget law.”

The Presidency of the House of Representatives had set nine o’clock in the evening on Sunday, as the date for the voting session on the draft budget bill.

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