Democratic Party: We are still sticking to the alliance with Al-Sadr

2022/05/16 16:54

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  • Section : Iraq

Baghdad / Obelisk: Kurdistan Democratic Party member Idris Shaaban commented, on Monday, May 16, 2022, on the tweet of the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, in which he announced his orientation to the opposition for a month.

Shaaban said in an interview followed by the obelisk that Al-Sadr is a national figure and has political and popular weight, and it is not possible to form a new government in Iraq without his presence and presence in it.

He added that the Democratic Party is still sticking to its alliance with Al-Sadr, and we believe that it is in the national interest to move towards the government of the national majority advocated by Al-Sadr, which is the only way out of the crisis.

The leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, announced last Sunday the trend towards the opposition, after the failure of the political parties, including his Sadrist bloc, to form the Iraqi government months after the legislative elections in the country.

Al-Sadr called on the parties and parliamentary blocs, including (the Sovereignty and the Democratic Party) to form a government.

It is noteworthy that the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, launched two initiatives to form the federal government, one of which announced its failure, which he granted to the coordination framework at the beginning of last April, and the other he launched to independent deputies on the third of this month, giving them 15 days to carry out the task of forming the government in cooperation with allies in The Triple Alliance (Save a Homeland) from the Kurds and Sunnis without representing the Sadrist bloc as ministers.

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Iraq indicates economic and financial recovery: We want more

economybreakingIraq’s economyAl-Kazemi

 2022-05-16 10:17A-AA+

Shafaq News/ Today, Monday, Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi chaired an economic meeting devoted to discussing the current financial and economic conditions in the country.

A statement by Al-Kazemi’s office said that the meeting came “in light of the reports and positive indicators developed by the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank,” and the meeting was attended by the Minister of Finance and advisors specialized in financial and economic aspects.

At the outset of the meeting, the Prime Minister affirmed that the strategy that was developed to address the financial and economic conditions has succeeded in overcoming the challenges that the government received at the beginning of its formation, and that the growth of indicators mentioned by international reports is a reflection of this strategy.

He added that the momentum that succeeded in raising the country’s economic situation must continue, and that we should continue to strive for more.

He listened to a detailed presentation by the Minister of Finance on the Iraqi economic reality and the good international indicators in light of the escalating growth of the Iraqi economy despite the great challenges it faces, as international reports indicated that the total foreign currency reserves increased significantly, in addition to achieving a good level of revenues. According to the statement.

During the meeting, it was pointed out that Iraq controlled food prices locally, despite the double increase in their prices globally, as well as the achievement of growth in the domestic product that exceeds what was achieved in the countries of the Middle East and North Africa.

The report showed that inflation rates in the internal economy were controlled, and the current account balance rose, as well as a noticeable rise in the overall financial balance.

In its report issued last April, the World Bank confirmed that Iraq ranked first in the Arab world with the largest growth in GDP and per capita for the year 2022.

And the World Bank report expected that “Iraq’s gross domestic product will grow this year by 8.9 percent, exceeding the rest of the Arab countries, including Qatar, which is expected to grow by 4.9 percent, Saudi Arabia 7 percent, and Kuwait 5.7 percent.”

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The International Finance Corporation praises the efforts of the Kurdistan government to implement reforms

KurdistanMasrour BarzaniKurdistan governmentrepairs

 2022-05-16 10:12A-AA+

Shafaq News/ The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Regional Government, Masrour Barzani, discussed on Monday with a delegation from the International Finance Corporation, opportunities to implement joint projects with the private sector in the region.

A statement issued by the Kurdistan Regional Government stated that, “During the meeting, the delegation presented a summary of the work and activities of the institution, as a member of the World Bank Group,” noting that “the delegation praised the efforts made by the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government, in carrying out reform in various sectors.” .

In another aspect of the meeting, the two sides discussed “enhancing prospects for coordination and cooperation with the Kurdistan Regional Government, in addition to opportunities to implement joint projects with the private sector in the Kurdistan Region.”

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Oil Minister: We are working to accelerate gas and clean energy investment plans

2022/05/16 16:03

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  • Section : Iraq

Baghdad / Obelisk: The Minister of Oil, Ihsan Abdul-Jabbar Ismail, confirmed, on Monday, May 16, 2022, work to accelerate plans to invest in gas and clean energy, while renewing Iraq’s keenness on the stability of the global oil market.

During his speech on the sidelines of his participation in the 29th Middle East Oil and Gas Conference, which is being held in Bahrain, Ismail stressed: Working to accelerate plans and projects for optimal investment of free and associated gas to support the energy sector, and reduce dependence on fossil fuels, in order to maintain a clean environment, and reduce Climate harmful emissions.

He added that the past period witnessed many important projects in the oil, energy and infrastructure sector, by concluding important contracts with reputable international companies, reiterating Iraq’s keenness on the stability of the global oil market through cooperation with OPEC Plus member states to develop common visions and an appropriate strategy to confront The challenges facing the oil market, in order to re-balance the market and preserve the gains it achieved during the past period.

He stressed the importance of strengthening relations with friendly and brotherly countries, and working to expand horizons of cooperation in order to serve common interests.

The 29th Middle East Oil and Gas Conference opened in the Kingdom of Bahrain, with the participation of a number of oil and energy ministers, in addition to experts and those interested in the oil and energy industry.

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Al-Kazemi chairs a meeting to discuss the current financial and economic conditions and confirms the rise in foreign currency reserves

political| 04:49 – 16/05/2022

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Baghdad – Mawazine News

Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi chaired, on Monday, an economic meeting devoted to discussing the current financial and economic conditions in light of positive reports and indicators developed by the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
A statement by Al-Kazemi’s office stated that the meeting was attended by the Minister of Finance and advisors specialized in financial and economic aspects.
At the beginning of the meeting, the Prime Minister stressed that the strategy that was developed to address the financial and economic conditions has succeeded in overcoming the challenges that the government received at the beginning of its formation, and that the growth of indicators mentioned by international reports is a reflection of this strategy, and added that the momentum that succeeded in raising the status of the country economically, and to continue striving to achieve more.
Al-Kazemi listened to a detailed presentation by the Minister of Finance on the Iraqi economic reality, and good international indicators in light of the escalating growth of the Iraqi economy despite the great challenges it faces, as international reports indicated that the total foreign currency reserves increased significantly, as well as achieving revenues at a good level. .
According to the statement, during the meeting, it was noted that Iraq controlled food prices locally, despite the double rise in their prices globally, as well as the achievement of growth in GDP that exceeds what was achieved in the countries of the Middle East and North Africa.
The report showed that inflation rates in the internal economy were controlled, and the current account balance rose, as well as a noticeable rise in the overall financial balance. Ended 29/R77

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The leader of the Sadrist movement in a strict tone: We will not ally with the blocking third

2022/05/16 13:10

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  • Section : Iraq

Baghdad / Obelisk: The leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, confirmed on Monday, May 16, 2022, that he will not allow a return to square one.

Al-Sadr said in a statement received by the obelisk, “The Iraqi people suffer from poverty and we will not allow it to return to square one.”

Talking to the coordinating framework, he added, “What excuse do you make for disrupting the people’s summit?”

Al-Sadr added in his speech that “the people are boiling, and for how long will corruption remain?”

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The Iraqi Stock Exchange is trading shares worth 43 billion dinars in a week

economyIraq Stock Exchange

 2022-05-16 06:42A-AA+

Shafaq News/ The Iraq Stock Exchange announced today, Monday, that it traded shares with a financial value of more than 43 billion dinars during the past week.

The market said in a report seen by Shafak News Agency, “The number of companies whose shares were traded during the past week amounted to 56 joint-stock companies, while the shares of 33 companies were not traded due to the lack of convergence of the prices of purchase orders with sales orders, while 15 companies continue to stop for not providing disclosure from Out of 103 companies listed on the market.

He added that “the number of traded shares amounted to 52 billion and 617 million and 097 thousand shares, with a financial value of 43 billion and 867 million and 396 thousand dinars, through the implementation of 3410 deals,” noting that “the traded price index ISX60 closed at 583.47 points, recording a decrease of 1.19% from its closing.” in the previous session.

He pointed out that the number of shares purchased from non-Iraqi investors for the past week amounted to 287 million shares, with a financial value of 497 million dinars, through the implementation of 62 deals, while the number of shares sold from non-Iraqi investors reached 325 million shares, with a financial value of 966 million dinars, through the implementation of 380 Deal.

It is noteworthy that the Iraqi Stock Exchange organizes five trading sessions per week from Sunday to Thursday, and includes 103 Iraqi joint stock companies representing the sectors of banking, telecommunications, industry, agriculture, insurance, financial investment, tourism and hotels.

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Masrour Barzani stresses the consolidation of relations between the region and America

KurdistanUSAKurdistan Region

 2022-05-16 06:40A-AA+

Shafaq News/ The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Regional Government, Masrour Barzani stressed, on Monday, the consolidation of relations between the region and the United States of America.

In a statement received by Shafaq News, Barzani’s media office said that the latter received in his office in Erbil, the American ambassador to Iraq, Matthew Tueller, on the occasion of the end of his work, in the presence of the American Consul General in Erbil Robert Palladino.

During the meeting, Barzani praised the efforts of the US ambassador in strengthening relations between the Kurdistan Region and the United States during his tenure in Iraq, and wished him success in his future assignments.

The meeting also witnessed a discussion of the latest developments in Iraq, in addition to discussing ways to strengthen relations between the Kurdistan Region and the United States, especially in trade and investment, as well as other issues.

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Al-Sadr threatens the “obstructing third”: the insolence has reached the disabling of laws that benefit the people, “your eye is your eye”

politicsbreakingMuqtada al-Sadr

 2022-05-16 06:36A-AA+

Shafaq News/ The leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, launched on Monday a stinging attack on the Iraqi judiciary, accusing it of keeping pace with the “disgraceful” actions of the blocking third, threatening at the same time the “blocking third”.

Al-Sadr said in a speech addressed to the Iraqi people, followed by Shafak News Agency, that “the people suffer from poverty, as there is no new majority government that may benefit them, nor the current government that can serve and benefit them.” ?”. Referring to the judiciary’s decision to repeal the Food Security Law.

He added, “They target the people and reject their subjugation, and the most amazing thing is that the judiciary is keeping pace with the disgraceful acts of the blocking third in terms of knowing or not knowing,” noting that “the authority blinded them to the weight, fear and shortage of money and lives, militias’ domination, dependency, and fears of normalization and epidemics.”

Al-Sadr continued, “I was not surprised even an iota of the blocking third was obstructing the formation of the majority government.”

Al-Sadr waved to the coordination framework with the street paper and said, “The oppressed have a roar from which you will not be safe.”

Yesterday, Sunday, the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, announced the trend towards the opposition, after the failure of the political parties, including his Sadrist bloc, to form the Iraqi government, months after the legislative elections in the country.

Al-Sadr called on the parties and parliamentary blocs, including “the Sovereignty and the Democratic Party) to form a government.

It is noteworthy that the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, launched two initiatives to form the federal government, one of which announced its failure, which he granted to the coordination framework at the beginning of last April, and the other he launched to independent deputies on the third of this month, giving them 15 days to carry out the task of forming the government in cooperation with allies in The Triple Alliance (Save a Homeland) from the Kurds and Sunnis without representing the Sadrist bloc as ministers.

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