mailman17 (10:07 AM): GOOD MORNING....I HAVE A QUESTION
sonshine: liked your chat the other day.
mailman17: TY I HAVE READ GUARDIANS POST AND HAVE EVEN READ OTHERS PERTAINING TO IRAQS BUDGET ANYONE ELSE? PLEASE CHIME IN
sonshine: not yet. just sat down at my computer
mailman17: THIS WOULD HAVE COVERED THE LAST FEW DAYS GUARDIAN...YOU HERE?
guardian: your chat trumps all the news mm17
mailman17: NOT SO FAST CUTIE LOL
guardian: after all it's just news
mailman17: YOUR POSTS ARE IN THE SAME LINE AS OTHERS IN REFERENCING IRAQS BUDGET TO BE IN THE BILLIONS...YES?
Read More Link On Right
mailman17: EVERY BUDGET BEFORE THIS ONE WAS IN TRILLIONS.... YES?
pballone: Is that the 135 trillion vs billions
guardian: it was in billions of dollars or trillions of dinars
mailman17: CORRECT THEY STATED IT VERY EXPLICITLY YES?
mailman17: YET THEY STATE....VERY EXPLICITLY THIS BUDGET TO BE IN BILLIONS NOT CONVERTED TO THE DOLLAR?
guardian: i've seen both ways
mailman17: BUT REFERENCING THE ACTUAL BUDGET....IN IRAQ...THEY STATE THEIR BUDGET IS IN THE BILLIONS OF DINAR... NOT DOLLARS
guardian: The $118.6 billion budget is the largest ever.
mailman17: YES? YES 118.6 BILLION DINAR...YES?
guardian: i see a dollar sign
mailman17: PLEASE LINK IT HERE IF YOU CAN
guardian: that is just one http://musingsoniraq.blogspot.com/20...udget-but.html
mailman17: ANYWAY YOU CAN REFERENCE THE ACTUAL BUDGET FROM THE GOI? IN TERMS OF DINAR? NOT DOLLAR
guardian: Having felt on this year’s budget of $ 138.43 trillion dinars, or about $ 120 billion.
guardian: the text of the budget is posted, don't remember if amounts are there, i'd have to look
mailman17: BUT IF THEY ARE STATING THE BUDGETS VALUE IN DINAR AND THAT VALUE IS IN THE BILLIONS....THEN ALTHOUGHT THE BUDGET HAS BEEN APPROVED...THEY LIKE US ARE WAITING ON THE RATE CHANGE WHICH MIGHT EXPLAIN WHY THE BUDGET IS DELAYED FOR RELEASE
LET ME KNOW WHAT YOU DIG UP...PLEASE AND THE WAITING MIGHT COINCIDE WITH THE THINGS WE MUST SEE AS WELL...AS IN THE HCL, 140 ECT
guardian: A - estimated revenues of the federal budget for the financial year 2013 / amount (119,296,663,096) thousand dinars (one hundred and nineteen thousand two hundred and ninety six billion, six hundred and sixty-three million ninety six thousand dinars) as shown in (Table / A revenue according to the main accounts) attached to this law .
mailman17: AND THOSE PESKY LITTLE SAND ANTS IN KUWAIT
mailman17: TY...LET ME READ THAT TELLS ME...BILLIONS...YES? SO THEY ARE STATING THE AMOUNT IN DINAR? NOT DOLLAR
mailman17: YES? TY GUARDIAN...SO VERY MUCH
mailman17: OK...NOW WE HAVE A CAN OF WORMS TO OPEN (6) SO THE BUDGETS APPROVED...CHECK
THEY HAVE LISTED THEIR BUDGET IN THE DINAR...NOT THE DOLLAR...CHECK
BUT AT HE CURRENT RATE OF 1166...THATS IMPOSSIBLE...CHECK
SO THEY....LIKE US....ARE WAITING TO IMPLEMENT THAT BUDGET....IN THE FUTURE RATE YES?
mailman17: WELL....THATS WHAT IS STATED...
mailman17: SO I AM APT TO CONCLUDE THAT THEY LIKE US ARE WAITING FOR THE STABLITY
AND WE ALSO KNOW THEY ARE NOT GONNA WAIT MUCH LONGER TO IMPLEMENT THAT BUDGET IN DINAR AT CLOSE TO A 1-1 AM I CLOSE TO BEING ON TRACK WITH THIS?
guardian: i sure hope so
mailman17: SMART CARDS BEING LOADED...YES?
AND WHY....ALTHOUGH THE KURDS DID BOYCOTT THAT VOTE....ARE THEY NOT TRULY MAKING THAT MUCH OF A FUSS REGARDING PAYMENT TO OIL COMPANIES?
OHHHHHHH....THERE IS SO MUCH MORE TO THIS THAN WE COULD ONLY IMAGINE...(6) IMVHO....
guardian: kurds are considering all options, in today's news
mailman17: THIS THINGS READY TO EXPLODE AND IT WILL MAKE AN INDENTATION....LIKE NEVER BEFORE YES...SAW THAT BUT.... THEY HAVE THEIR 17%
guardian: they are slightly angry lol
mailman17: REVENUE SHARING IS DONE COULD BE A SHOW THINK FUTURE THEIR STAGE IS SET
guardian: yeah that's it, but they have back money due as far as i know
mailman17: BUT BACK MONEY...COMPARES LITTLE TO FUTURE REVENUE THEY JUST MAY....RIGHT IT OFF MAYBE
guardian: don't sweat the small stuff
mailman17: BINGO SO.....WE WILL WAIT
AND I FOR ONE.,...AM VERY EXCITED...LET THEM PLAY THEIR LITTLE BULL**** GAMES....BUT COME ** OR HIGH WATER...OUR PAYDAY IS CLOSE...REAL FRIGGIN CLOSE... TICK TOCK
CORRECTION TO ABOVE...WRITE IT OFF...LOL
guardian: your chat the other day is what made me think it is closer then we think
mailman17: TY....CEMETARIES DO THAT...LOL
mailman17: I THINK ALL DAY ON THIS...AND HAVE SO FOR YEARS...TRYING TO THINK OR AT LEAST TRY...TO BE A STEP AHEAD...CHICAGO UPBRINGING I GUESS...LOL
tdk: MM17 thanks for these last few chats they have been very uplifting for the room
guardian: well that works 4me! GO RV!!!!! (F)
mailman17: AS FAR AS THE POLITICS....LET THEM PLAY IN THE SAND....THIS THING IS FAR ABOVE THEIR PIDDLY SQUABBLES TDK..YVW
YOU CAN THANK THE POST OFFICE FOR WORKING ME NON STOP...FOR MY VACATION FROM HERE...LOL JUST TOO TIRED...LOLL. *** I CANT COUNT HOW MANY TIME I WENT TO BED BEFORE 9
guardian: i remember those days lol
mailman17: AT 51...ITS DRAINING...OHHHH TO BE 30 AGAIN...LOL
mailman17: ANYWAY...LETS ALL....LOOK VERY HARD AT WHAT THEY STATE ...BUDGET WISE...AND IF INDEED THEY STATE WHAT THEY SAY...THEN WE ARE OH SO VERY CLOSE
ANYWAY...JUST WANTED TO BRING THIS INTO CHAT WITH GUARDIANS HELP...TO GIVE YOU GUYS A LITTLE PERSPECTIVE ON JUST WHERE WE STAND
AS LIKE ALL POLITICS...THE READINGS NOT SO MUCH ON THE WALL AS IT IS HIDDEN UNDER THE URINAL...LOL
tdk: thank you again for you time on here with us vma
mailman17: YVW AND AS ALWAYS...THIS IS JUST MY OPINION....
LATER GANGJUST DO YOURSELVES A FAVOR AND DON'T LET THE POLITICAL BS GET TO YA.....JUST WAIT ITS COMING
ksdunlap: thank you also guardian