BLC Admins Chat 02/05/2015 Reform and Investment (US)
tlm724] this is hot off the presses of the Minister of Finance site:
Finance Minister presiding over a meeting with the directors and managers of banks and insurance companies in the Ministry of Finance
Thursday February 5, 2015 - Chaired by Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari today February 5, 2015, in the office of the ministry held a meeting with directors of banks, insurance companies, and Director General of Tax Authority in the Ministry of Finance and the Director General of the Iraqi Commercial Bank.
During the meeting, discussion of tax compliance with the United States of America Agreement (Vta) and concluded between the United States and most countries and related tax compliance for foreign accounts to provide tax information on people who hold US citizenship.
It is due to the central bank to submit draft legislation between Iraq and the United States about the law for submission to Parliament in the coming period to decide before the fifteenth of September 2015
[tlm724] hello !
[tlm724] Shredd hmmm me too
[Shredd] tax compliance for foreign accounts, that could be broad but my mind is wandering, would love to be a fly on the wall there
[Shredd] regardless.......... we can see that investment between the two is the topic
[Shredd] domestic investors, investing in Iraq and how tax compliance is ensure, very interesting my friend
[tlm724] yes indeed !
[Shredd] hopefully we'll see minutes in the near future
[tlm724] it almost smells like a really , REALLY good dinner in the oven
[tlm724] I don't know about such things Shredd but it sure does sound good to me
[Shredd] it does big picture-wise it does indeed
[tlm724] *hallelujah* I like the big picture! Shredd would you like to see another one ?
Organized by the Committee on Economy and Investment parliamentary .. Minister of Planning and taking part in the First International Conference on Investment in Iraq
Websites 05 February, 2015 - Mr. Minister of Planning Dr Salman Jumaili participated in the First International Conference on Investment in Iraq, which was organized by the Committee on Economy and Investment parliamentary sponsored Mr. Speaker Dr. Salim al-Jubouri
And saw the conference sessions to discuss the obstacles facing the Iraqi economy and ways to promote it through the support of the private sector and encourage domestic production and implementation of small and medium-sized industrial enterprises as attendees stressed the need to shift from the economy mono-oriented to a multi-income
and the creation of a banking sector healthy economy in addition to activating the role of banks through finance investment projects and support and the assignment of private banks to take a role in investment in the field of energy and electricity.
Participants at the conference also called for the need to work on the banks develop about kept pace with the banking system in the developed countries,
which encourages attract investors to invest in addition to a facility in the granting of investment licenses and allocation of land the fact that the allocation of land is one of the biggest obstacles faced by the investment process in Iraq,
the fact that the investment is a new experience in Iraq as well as the circumstances that led to the delay in spite of the business provided by the Investment Authority,
To the Chairman of the National Investment Commission, Dr. Sami al-Araji feet five solutions to achieve a quantum leap in the investment sector in Iraq .. stressing that the single window to give Alajarzac investment have not been implemented ..
He pointed out that the authority granted more than 1,000 investment license .. so far as Araji presented a proposed draft of the second amendment to the investment law in Iraq for the purpose of consideration by the House of Representatives.
[tlm724] sounds like the minister of planning and Speaker are working hand in hand to make all these economic laws works in conjuction with the all the forthcoming reform !
[tlm724] parliament meets the 10th and let us not forget this " Government launches national strategy for the development of the private sector during February, the current ~
It will be the national strategy to develop and nurture the private sector in the 12th of the month of February, the current and under the patronage of the President of the launch Cabinet Haider al-Abadi. "
[Shredd] stressed the need to shift from the economy mono-oriented to a multi-income and the creation of a banking sector healthy economy in addition to activating the role of banks through finance investment projects and support and the assignment of private banks to take a role in investment in the field of energy and electricity.
[tlm724] sooooooo next week should be exciting !!!
[Shredd] that part IS supportive of our discussion from yesterday, private banks
[Shredd] quantum leap in investment sector
[tlm724] yeah ! Very Happy
[Shredd] it will go fast, with foreign investors being able to invest in iraq, have accounts and know tax implications
[tlm724] hey got a another short one ! since we are on a roll here
[Shredd] definitely a theme of implementing the infrastructure for investment
Secretary General of the Council of Ministers will discuss the academic scholarship and training programs with the Ambassador of Australia
02/05/2015 15:33 Search secretary general of the Council of Ministers with the Australian Ambassador to Wendell Sachs scholarship academic and training programs file, Mr. Secretary and accept the nature of the work of the Secretariat and its role as the highest executive arm of the Iraqi state.
It was a discussion stop winning in missions to graduate students as a temporary issue came in response to reduced government spending in general .
For its part, said Ambassador that Australia is the second country in the forces of the international coalition that fights Daash in Iraq and continuous cooperation to achieve the programs included in the government program.
The secretary-general said a number of laws that are taught by the Parliament in the process of authentication and which enhances the presence of foreign investment in Iraq
http://cabinet.iq/ArticleShow.aspx?ID=5765 a structure for investment
[tlm724] in the process of authentication and which enhances the presence of foreign investment in Iraq !
[tlm724] it is all coming down to making things right for investment, whether it be foreign, domestic or a country ! I love it when a plan comes together !
[tlm724] I have one last one for you all !
[tlm724] keep in mind that ALL of these are from GOI Ministers and dept. these are NOT press articles
Secretary General of the Council of Ministers chaired by agents to follow paragraphs government program 02/05/2015 15:24
Accept agents ministries brevity league for projects related to the government program, and follow-up mechanisms paragraphs of the program to all ministries Council.
The Secretary General of the Council of Ministers, who chaired the Council, on the need to complete the forms for the achievements of the ministries with regard to the government program during the current month,
confirming the completion of the Council of Ministers paragraphs specific cut the time the program running (3) months in full, not only with regard to the House of Representatives left.
The meeting was held in the presence of the Director of the Office of the Prime Minister and President of the board of advisers, and his assistant, the assistant Secretary-General for Financial and Administrative Affairs and General Manager of follow-up government and Coordination Department of the Secretariat and all ministries and agents.
and saw Council to review the final version of the framework of the unified reporting and methodology implemented in the light of the observations ministries, and proposals ministries on the government program, most notably with regard to companies of the public sector lagging, ]
and the possibility of finding solutions to them in the coming days, to turn companies into an active and dynamic public sector and product.
For his part, President of the board of advisers Thamer Ghadhban confirmed that the meeting aims to unify the visions, noting that the achievement is linked to programs more efficiently ministries and cadres.
also addressed the Council last for simplified transactions relating to citizens procedures, necessary to maximize state revenues to meet the low financial allocations to ministries all solutions,
As a result of lower oil prices. Gentlemen agents have praised this fruitful additions and ensure follow-up and implementation of the government program to the fullest.
[t;m724] and the possibility of finding solutions to them in the coming days, to turn companies into an active and dynamic public sector and product.
[tlm724] so we see Jubouri, MOF and the MOP and the COM working in concert to implement Abadi's reform !
[tlm724] great stuff coming from all segments of the government ! I can't wait to see what is next ! Thanks everyone !