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Plans to make Iraq the major countries exporting phosphate
5/22/2016 0:00 BAGHDAD - Ahmed Abed Rabbo plans of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals to make Iraq one of the major exporters of phosphate in the next five years. As revealed the existence of huge reserves of it in the country, linked to begin investing the entire province of Anbar , the liberalization of the abomination terrorists «Daash».
Official ministry spokesman Abdul Wahid al - Shammari said in a statement »Sabah», the ministry has sought a move to find alternatives to oil wealth in order to strengthen and consolidate the national economy, to invest in the other country 's minerals, particularly phosphate, referring to the plan include the export of the precious metal over the next five years , through the activation of investments and bring international companies to the country.
and placed official Iraqi statistics ranked second in the world after Morocco in possession phosphates.
according to al - Shammari, the Anbar province, in the introduction to the provinces , which owns the precious metal, and untapped at the present time, a link to start investing the end of the edit Anbar province operations of abomination gangs «Daash» terror, and establishing security in which, to be a catalyst for bringing competent in this area companies , whether Arab or foreign ones.
and check the security forces consecutive victories on Ajeramiy «Daash» in Anbar province, the latest purge wet spend, and the opening of roads that tried Zlamillo «Daash», mined to block the progress of security forces.
He ministry spokesman , that the process of developing the phosphate industry in the country, will be through attracting investments and creating the right environment in which to ensure the creation of mining industries in various different forms, warning that the state budget is currently not able to provide the appropriations necessary for the advancement of the industrial reality in the country.
in terms of the rest minerals, revealed the existence of huge reserves of natural gas, gold, iron, sulfur and other minerals, as well as ceramics and silica stones lime within the cement industry material, stressing that such a diverse wealth will be in the future,
significant investment opportunities for the benefit and interest on citizens in general through moving the economy and providing jobs for the unemployed and bring in more hard currency into the country.
As part of the Other, the State Company for petrochemical Industries of the Ministry of Industry and minerals continues the work of rehabilitation and maintenance of its plants.
the company 's general manager Khaled Kazem Naji said in a statement «morning» received a copy of it: that the company since the two for quite some time continuing in the implementation of modernization, maintenance and rehabilitation equipment for laboratories all according to plan three months ago in order to create laboratories to run in the case of gas pumped liquid.
He pointed to the completion of the company 's switch pipelines swap 1212 of the factory ethylene in the central workshop, and maintenance of electrical generators in unit power generation, as well as repair of engines in the unit to generate electricity, in addition to the arrival of inflatable devices and mobilize mobilize water RO plant to the company 's headquarters to complete the testing and operation of the laboratory.
With regard to plant Maysan paper of the company, pointed to the company 's move to attract investors to bring life to his lines productivity and modernize and increase energies, alluding to the possibility of exploiting increase the number of affiliates to create other production lines to be able to meet the increased demand for paper products. http://www.alsabaah.iq/ArticleShow.aspx?ID=116677
tlm724 the ministry has sought a move to find alternatives to oil wealth in order to strengthen and consolidate the national economy, to invest in the other country 's minerals, particularly phosphate,
revealed the existence of huge reserves of natural gas, gold, iron, sulfur and other minerals, as well as ceramics and silica stones lime within the cement industry material, stressing that such a diverse wealth will be in the future, significant investment opportunities for the benefit and interest on citizens
continuing in the implementation of modernization, maintenance and rehabilitation equipment for laboratories all according to plan three months ago in order to create laboratories to run in the case of gas pumped liquid
they have it all, bring on the infrastructure and stability and the wealth will flow !!
Demand intensified diplomatic effort to extinguish the Paris Club debt
05/22/2016 BAGHDAD / JD / .. A commission of economy and investment representative, for the extension of the payment of the debt of countries of the Paris Club and Kuwait to the year 2019, as called for intensified diplomatic effort to extinguish those debts.[/rtl]
Said committee member Rep. Najiba Najib told / KD / diplomatic effort that the Iraqi state intensified its work to negotiate with Kuwait and the countries of the Paris Club in order to extend the debt repayment until 2019 due to the financial and economic challenges facing the country at the moment.[/rtl]
She added that he must resume negotiations in order to extinguish those debts because it will fall upon the state in the coming years, especially since the profit rate of up to 5%, the more the postponement of debt repayment the higher the amount of the payment as a result of the high rate of interest.[/rtl]
The benefits of Iraq's debt to the Paris Club countries each year of around 850 million Dolar.anthy / 8 / http://www.dananernews.com/News_Details.php?ID=7393[/rtl]
tlm724 diplomatic effort that the Iraqi state intensified its work to negotiate with Kuwait and the countries of the Paris Club in order to extend the debt repayment until 2019 due to the financial and economic challenges facing the country at the moment
Iraqi women are demanding to take over top positions after the "failure" of men
Baghdad / long-Presse Promised activists Iraqis, on Saturday, that the "marginalization" of women is an "approach" taken by the organizers of the power in the country, and they asserted that the promises of the current government upgrading by the woman was "just talk,"
As They pointed out its reform program "ignored" Women, demanded granting them the opportunity to take over the supreme sovereign positions after the "failure" of men do so.
This came during the first national conference for "elites and competencies feminist" Iraq, which was held today at the Palestine Hotel in central Baghdad, under the slogan (Iraqi women 's position and message), and attended (range Press).
The faculty members of the Faculty of Information Baghdad University, arrows Shujayri in an interview with the (long - Presse), " the conference aimed to highlight the role of women in various fields and the ability to manage the affairs of the country, and to emphasize the need for participation in state - building and management of institutions , " noting that " the political system in Iraq is quite sensitive towards the approaching women from positions what led to the absent for reform Committee. "
she Shujayri, that" women ran five ministries in 2006 and did not indicates the existence of corruption , "indicating that" women represent a decline in the governments of 2010 and 2014 to one woman and be constrained by the instructions of the parties to which they belong. "
turn civil activist Bushra al - Obeidi said in an interview with the (long - Presse), " the marginalization of women is an approach followed by the organizers of the power in Iraq , " noting that "the promises of the current government upgrading the rate of women was just talk without the application, so they had not given their right to representation Ministerial, and even proceeded to abolish the Ministry of women and as a cause of ruin , although it turned a blind eye whales corruption. "
I promised al - Obeidi, that" the reform program of the government did not do justice to the woman did not mention it never , "calling for " men of power that Inzahawwa from office and give younger opportunity for women to take over the three presidencies and other affairs of the country to try their luck after failing to it. "
for her part , President of the organization ( the eyes of human culture), Nidal al - Abadi, said in an interview to the (long - Presse), he said that" women bear part of the responsibility of being marginalized as fighting itself, as well as suppressed by men and their quest for not taking any responsibility, "expressing the hope that" give women their rights and allow them to take their role in the management of the country and take advantage of women 's talent to get him out of the problems experienced. "
participated in the seminar , dozens of academies and informatics and activists in the field of human rights and organizations dealing women.
the recommended posts, the need to "give the opportunity for women to contribute to state - building, bypassing the deficient perception that prevent taking the upper positions sovereign state, and to intensify efforts to sensitize society about the importance of women 's leadership." LINK
tlm724 "They pointed out its reform program "ignored" Women, demanded granting them the opportunity to take over the supreme sovereign positions after the "failure" of men do so." you go girls !!
" Tomorrow Press " published details of Iraq 's agreement with the International Monetary Fund about the " loans "
22/05/2016 10:07 BAGHDAD / tomorrow Press : I got " Tomorrow Press " on details of the agreement concluded by Iraq with the International Monetary Fund, during the past two days, and which stipulates that a loan granted preliminary exceeds 5 billion dollars .
Details of the agreement, as provided by Ravi source in the Ministry of Finance, " tomorrow 's Press ."
First : Public detail one - that this agreement is not the first, was preceded by two agreements : one in 2005 , and the settlement of Iraq 's obligations with creditors in the Paris Club, and the other in 2008 , to address the repercussions of the sharp decline in oil prices at the time .
2 - value the loan is 5.4 one billion ( billion ) dollars .
3 - the interest rate on this loan does not exceed the rate of 1.5% per annum .
4 - assumed that this loan helps to strengthen the creditworthiness of Iraq, and raise the credit rating, the construction of " financial umbrella | pave the way for states of seven ( G7) to provide credit facilities for Iraq amounts could reach more than 15 billion dollars . among these facilities to help Iraq to ease the burden of repayment obligations with the Paris Club, as well as those relating to the payment of international financial obligations .
Add to receiving support Mali , an extra from the World Bank, and other countries . 5 - that this loan will help reduce the deficit " extra " in the state budget, the impact of the drop in oil prices, and to follow the procedures help reduce the deficit " macro " ( ie the total deficit ) in the budget General state .
Second : requirements 1 - the Iraqi government to take necessary measures to reduce expenditure in the state budget for fiscal year 2016.
2 - take measures to settle the dues of oil companies, and do not let Petrakmha .
3 - full salary and allowances subordinate to the senior state employees, and job grading supreme, and private , to income tax . these range from tax ( according to different income segments ) between 7.5% to 15% of the total salary and allowances . as for the lower grades, imposes the income tax on the nominal only salary, without allowances .
4 - rehabilitation ( or restructuring ) public companies , self - funded .
5 - work hard to raise the efficiency and performance of the financial regulatory agencies in the country, at all levels . the imposition of strict controls on the doors of disposition of this loan .
Third : About the other . 1 - no controls for the collection of public service wages, to take into account the living conditions of low - income people .
2 - will not raise fuel prices ( types ) , because oil prices are currently low, and because existing prices are rewarding for the government . 2 - There is no requirement laid off workers in the public sector .
3 - There are no conditions permit stamped on the ration cards, nor salaries of social protection network, and not government subsidies provided to the displaced .
From the above, the social costs are difficult to this Agreement, are those associated with the repercussions of negative to cut public spending ( in the absence of almost entirely of institutions capable of allocating available the best possible ways and means of economic resources, and the lack of the ability to pursue a management efficient public money ) .. and also those costs associated with the taxation of the salaries of all employees .
As for how to dispose of the amount of the loan, check spent on the purposes for which has been allocated for it originally, and achieve the main objectives of it, the burden of implementation and follow - up in question, it will be the responsibility of the international parties involved and supportive of this agreement ( basic degree ) , and not the responsibility of the Iraqi government alone .
The Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari announced that , in the ( 19 May ) , to reach an agreement with the World Bank Fund for a loan worth 5.4 billion dollars, and as pointed out that the loan will allow securing additional financial aid reaches about 15 billion dollars over the next three years , confirmed the governor CBI, on the Keywords that the annual interest rate of the loan is up to 1.5%. LINK
tlm724 it will be the responsibility of the international parties involved and supportive of this agreement ( basic degree ) , and not the responsibility of the Iraqi government alone .