Millionday: WE HAVE SEEN REPORTS THAT THE EXCHANGE RATE OF THE DFI FUNDS WILL BE RELEASED WHEN THE BUDGET FOR 2015 IS DONE AND ALSO THAT IT WILL BE DONE VERY QUICK – ALSO
Millionday: THEY HAVE STATED THAT THEY ARE MEETING ON SUNDAY ABOUT IT
Millionday: LET ME SAY THAT THE OIL PROCEEDS ARE DONE IN US DOLLARS –
SO WHEN THEY SAY THE EXCHANGE RATE FOR THE FUNDS THEY ARE OBVIOUSLY TALKING ABOUT THE EXCHANGE RATE OF THE US DOLLAR TO THE DINAR BECAUSE THEY ARE TO USE ONLY DINAR IN THEIR COUNTRY
AND THIS IS FOR DISPURSEMENTS TO THE CITIZENS OF IRAQ –
SO THIS WOULD BE HOW MUCH THAT WOULD BE IN US DOLLARS –
SO THIS IS WHY WE ARE EXCITED AND FEELING POSITIVE ABOUT THAT BIT OF NEWS
Millionday: Revealed Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari, the Iraqi government will resort for the first time to impose taxes on mobile phone sales to bridge the shortfall in the budget, while noting that large numbers of the popular crowd did not receive their salaries.
Zebari said in an exclusive interview with Channel "Arab" and followed up for News Agency (et) will present the draft 2015 budget to the end of next week, the Council of Ministers, "likely to" be approved"
Millionday: NOTE -- THEY ARE ADDING TAXES --TO HELP WITH DEFICIT -- WELCOME TO DEMOCRACY AND ALSO I HAVE OTHER INFO ON THE BUDGET TO COME
Millionday: "The plan followed in the budget is the rationalization of expenditure and reduce costs and bridging the existing deficit, which reached 35 trillion Iraqi dinars," he said, adding that "for the first time Baghdad will resort to the imposition of taxes on mobile phone sales in addition to a host of other taxes to cover the deficit"
He reiterated that "the bulk of the budget goes to military effort and defensive effort for the country," pointing out that "it was more than 800 million disbursed salaries of the popular crowd,
but that the money did not reach all concerned where there is a complaint that large numbers of the popular crowd did not receive their salaries".
Millionday: SO WE KNOW THE LACK OF PAY IS FROM THE LACK OF BUDGET AS CBI HAS TO HAVE A BUDGET TO SEND MONEY TO WHERE IT GOES ETC –
BUT THIS REPORT IS STATING THAT THEY ARE ADDING TAXATION TO MANY THINGS TO HELP FUND THE BUDGET AND THE GOVERNMENT
Millionday: Parliamentary Finance Committee suggested, the imposition of taxes on certain public services such as electricity, water, fuel and high customs fees on imports, especially electrical appliances, to reduce the budget deficit in 2015.
A member of the committee MP Ali Mohammed said in a statement seen by the Agency for News Agency (et) that "the Ministerial Committee formed about reducing unnecessary expenditure in the budget is studying the possibility of imposing taxes on some public services and raise the government support them, such as electricity, water and some oil derivatives, as well as increased customs duties on some imported items, especially electrical appliances, in order to reduce the fiscal deficit to balance next year. "
Millionday: NOTE -- AS WE SEE MORE OF IN THIS REPORT – TAXATION
Millionday: He added: "This measure will be temporary until the resumption of oil prices to rise and fill the budget deficit," likely that "the tax rate will be low so as not to affect the citizens."
Millionday: SO THEY WILL BEGIN WITH TAXATION TO ENSURE A LOWER DEFICIT IN ORDER TO EFFECT THE CALCULATION OF THE VALUE OF THEIR ECONOMY
Millionday: NOTE -- IRAQ HAS BEEN ASKING TO CHANGE OR POSTPONE THE PAYMENT TO KUWAIT SO THEY CAN ALSO MONIMIZE THE DEFICIT THAT WAY AS WELL -- THIS IS ABOUT THAT SUBJECT
Millionday: - The face of Kuwait's ambassador in Iraq Ghassan Al-Zawawi, on Thursday, a call for example, has typically Deputy Prime Minister Nuri Shaways to visit Kuwait and discuss common economic issues, while Shaways praised the positive role of the Government and people of Kuwait and its support to political changes and democracy in Iraq.
Millionday: Shaways said office said, "Deputy Prime Minister example, has typically Nuri Shaways met, in Baghdad, Kuwait's Ambassador Ghassan Al-Zawawi," noting that "During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations between Iraq and Kuwait, and discuss the best ways for enhancing them for the interest of both countries."
Millionday: NOTE -- THEY HAVE OBVIOUSLY BEEN DISCUSSING THIS ISSUE -- SO LETS READ ON
Millionday: The bureau said that "the two sides also discussed during the meeting to work Kuwaiti companies to invest and discuss their problems areas", adding that "the ambassador invited to Shaways to visit Kuwait and discuss common economic issues."
Millionday: NOTE -- WE HAVE SEEN REPORTS THAT THEY HAVE MADE MANY TRADE AGREEMENTS AS WELL
Millionday: The ambassador of Kuwait Ghassan Al-Zawawi, according to the statement, that "Kuwait supports the political process efforts and the fight against terrorism in Iraq because the unity, security and stability in Iraq is important for Kuwait as a neighbor and her sister,"
praising "the recent agreement between Baghdad and the region being considered a good start lay the foundation for the work productively in the future ".
Millionday: NOTE -- KUWAIT IS SUPPORTIVE DUE TO THE IMPACT IRAQ IS MAKING IN THE REGION – NICE
Millionday: For his part, praised Shaways as "positive role of the Government and the people of Kuwait and its support to political changes and democracy in Iraq after the change in 2003,"
adding that "Iraq is always looking forward to the development of relations with Kuwait."
The prime minister Haider al-Abadi said in (25 September 2014), that Iraq is linked to fraternity and an excellent relationship with Kuwait, referring to Iraq's desire to build positive relations with all countries of the world.
Millionday: It is noteworthy that the Kuwaiti Prime Minister Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah said in last September, Kuwait's keenness on the security and stability of the situation in Iraq,
while Foreign Minister Sabah said he found an overwhelming response and sincere desire of the prime minister Haider al-Abadi to complete the files between the two countries.
Millionday: SO AS WE SEE HERE -- KUWAIT IS HAPPY WITH THE NEW GOVERNMENT OF IRAQ AND THEY SEEM TO BE READY TO HELP IN ANYWAY THEY CAN SO THIS IS OBVIOUSLY VERY POSITIVE NEWS
Josie: I have been wondering since I read this this morning if they were planning to re-value their currency in the near term, wouldn't they have money to be able to pay their obligation? Or is this completely an independent event having no bearing?
Millionday: ONE OF THE EXPENSES THEY HAD TO BUDGET FOR WAS THE DEBT PAYMENT TO KUWAIT AND IT IS A BENEFIT FOR THEM WITH THE BEGINNING OF THE ECONOMIC REFORM
AND THE DEFICIT OF THE BUDGET TO TRY TO POSTPONE THAT SO THEY CAN START IN THE BEST POSITION POSSIBLE WITH THE CALCULATION THEY WILL BE DOING FOR THE PURCHASING POWER OF THE DINAR
AND ALSO FOR THE NEEDS OF PROJECT FUNDS ETC –
SO THEY ARE TRYING TO POSTPONE IT TO HAVE MORE MONEY TO WORK WITH IN THE BEGINNING
AND PAY IT AFTER THEY HAVE GAINED MORE REVENUES FROM A MARKET ECONOMY AND COUNTRY ECONOMIC REFORMS/TRADE ETC
Millionday: Denied the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers today, the news that talk about disabled office hours tomorrow in government institutions and official departments.
The General Secretariat said in a statement received by all of Iraq [where], a copy of it, that "the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers announced that on Sunday 12/14/2014 official day on time and denies that the holiday.
Millionday: NICE SO THE REPORT THAT SUNDAY IS A GOV HOLIDAY IS NOT TRUE
Millionday: MP for the coalition of state law Rubaie, Wednesday, for large-scale changes in investment and structuring investment institutions in Iraq Act, to encourage foreign investors to invest in Iraq,
calling on investors to visit Iraq and see the security, political and economic reality, and not rely on some of the media, to know the internal situation in Iraq.
Millionday: NOTE -- THIS IS FROM A STATEMENT A COUPLE DAYS AGO BUT RELEASED TODAY
Millionday: Rubaie said after the meeting, which was held in Dubai that "Iraq is a fertile ground for investment, and can foreign investors to grow their investments for the privileged",
adding that "the new government, which recently formed, trying to find a political, security and economic reforms, as well as the fight against corruption through mechanisms process, including subsidized could be adopted in the amendment of the Investment Act and encourage investors. "
He called al-Rubaie investors, to "not to believe some foreign media and Arabic, which is trying to undermine Iraq through the distortion of the image transparent."
Millionday: NOTE -- HE IS STATING THAT IRAQ IS IN A GOOD POSITION FOR INVESTMENT
Millionday: He pointed out that he "made a request to the investors, inviting them to visit Iraq, and see the true reality of the size of the possibility of investing in Iraq and that investors and promised to study this request seriously."
Millionday: OBVIOUSLY THIS IS MARKETING FOR THE NEW IRAQ AND THEY ARE CONFIDENT IN THE RESULTS AND BENEFITS OF IRAQI INVESTING -- LOVE IT
Millionday: The Iraqi Foreign Ministry has dismissed reports that it had revoked diplomatic passports of thousands of government officials.
Iraqi media reported recently that the council of ministers had revoked the diplomatic passports of 4,000 government officials.
Millionday: “The cabinet has not made any such decision to revoke 4,000 diplomatic passports and any news report on this issue is baseless,” said the Foreign Ministry in a statement on Saturday.
Local media outlets said that the government of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi revoked the passports as part of a campaign to curb the power of certain government officials and strip them of privileges gained under former PM Nouri al-Maliki.
Millionday: Habib Terminal, that his bloc would put the capital of Basra, Iraq's economic project in the House of Representatives after the legislative recess.
The Terminal "The political differences, and not some blocs agree on the project in the previous session, the case without approval, and for political dimensions adopted objecting blocs."
Millionday: NOTE -- THIS IS ABOUT THE PLANS TO MAKE BASRA THE ECONOMIC CAPITAL AND THAT IT WILL BE PUT TO THE FLOOR AFTER THEY RETURN
Millionday: He added that "there are positive indications of a consensus between the blocs is not a decision of law, and there are serious Declaration of Basra, the economic capital of Iraq, because of its geographic and economic status."
And made a citizen's block during the previous session of Parliament, the draft of Basra, Iraq's economic capital of the law, but political differences and intercept some of the blocks it, prevented the legislation.
Millionday: NOTE -- MANY WANT THIS TO BE OFFICIAL WITHIN IRAQ FOR BASRA
Millionday: Basra is the second largest province in Iraq, from the cities characterized by important geographical location, as well as natural resources, as well as a debut on the Shatt al-Arab caller Arabian Gulf.
Millionday: SO AS WE SEE -- IRAQ IS PLANNING ON ECONOMIC CHANGES IN EVEN WITH LOCATIONS AND GEO—SMILE
Millionday: - Neighbourhood: what sank the Kuwait oil market, oil their exports to hit the Iraqi economy deserved punishment by the regime of Saddam Hussein and the occupied territories within a few hours and it seems that Saudi Arabia is going to the same approach and it will not stop its war against Iraq and use all weapons in this war,
it seems that Saudi Arabia will not only Bmabaderha against Iraq and Iraqis must respond similarly to Aoukvoha at its borders The attack is the best form of defense, and this new report published by the newspaper Gulf
Millionday: When Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi out declaring not the intention of «OPEC» Organization cut its oil production, shook the world actually, remember immediately the «golden oil», which was Saudi Arabia dominates the scene Middle East where, and participate in the economy, industry and the policy of the world, it is a world the seventies and eighties calendar.
Millionday: NOTE -- THE THREAT OF LOSS OF REVENUES IS WHAT THEY ARE REFERING TO --- VERY EFFECTIVE FOR MOST
Millionday: Today, Saudi Arabia back in the reign of King Abdullah of those prestigious, for every weapon and every economic and political justifications, and Saudi Arabia never wrong to use deadly weapons (oil), or for the transfer of one of the main weapons, it is still in the comb thing a lot of ammunition.
Millionday: Of blame Saudi Arabia when lifted her voice and her hand high in the face of enemies, we all know that no one stands to understand the point of view Arabia, when the walls began and the Bishop of the Arab world in the collapse, but tried everyone from the alliance Alambgdan and traitors, that nearly shot more and more of the gates of the kingdom.
Millionday: NOTE -- THEY ARE REFERING TO THE WAR OF OIL OBVIOUSLY
Millionday: Today, you say Saudi Arabia repeatedly both friends and foes: «not an ally of Saudi Arabia, but Saudi Arabia» and based on the alliance adopted interests and alliances, which is when things reach the choice somewhat between the future and stability, anger and welcome others, they -bla the factor will choose Arabia, striking Bgillm and interests of the wall, there is no voice louder than the voice of Saudi Arabia.
Millionday: NOTE -- THIS REPORT IS EXPLAINING THE REGION AND SOME CHANGES THAT ARE WELCOMED -- VERY IMPORTANT
Millionday: In the eighties used the US so-called weapons of wheat in maintaining the vital interests with China, Russia and North Korea, sources say: «Stop the former US president Jimmy Carter in 1980, the export of US wheat to the Soviet Union, in response to the recent intervention in Afghanistan, as Henry Kissinger reveals in his memoirs years Fizz (disorder) how to use a weapon of wheat means of pressure and barter some Soviet decisions ».
Millionday: NOTE -- WEAPON OF CHOICE – MONEY
Millionday: If, on the right of any state when you find that the presence of geopolitical, or national economy is threatened by any of the forces in their surroundings or intercontinental and oceans, to resist and defeated if she could.
It is also the right of Saudi Arabia to maintain the throne Tsidha oil market in front of shale oil production companies, as well as undisciplined producers, who fill the oil market, large surpluses, then Atpacon in market prices, two students from Saudi Arabia to intervene to save them.
Millionday: NOTE -- REMEMBER THE HUGE ISSUE THAT HAS COME ACROSS THE GLOBE DUE TO THE FALL OF OIL PRICES AND THE TIMING OF THE EVENT AS WELL
Millionday: Although Saudi Arabia finally stated by the Minister of its oil «Naimi» it did not cause the current crisis in the oil market, which generated higher production from the market need, the future outlook for the energy market and other stresses they are able to meet the growing demand.
Millionday: NOTE -- OBVIOUSLY THE MARKET IS CONTROLED BY -- SUPPLY -- AND DEMAND -- OVER SUPPLY – HMMM
Millionday: What is happening today highlights at several points:
First: that Saudi Arabia will remain influential in the oil product, it is true that he is no longer the only, but cleverly can afford a bit of damage, while the rest can not do so.
Millionday: Second: that Saudi Arabia included economic and political tracks with each other, so everyone -mentgen and buyers in the oil market, or politicians are selling and buying in the market to link Alsaash- from today onwards policies with Saudi Arabia through respect for economic and political interests.
Millionday: NOTE -- UNDERSTAND THE POSITION THAT IRAQ WAS IN AND HAS HAD TO STRUGGLE TO GET OUT OF WITH THEIR GREAT RELIANCE ON THE OIL MARKET
Millionday: Third: The Saudi timing is yet to come, one of the sets only an hour intervention, and dealing with the oil market is not fancy going through the kingdom, nor is it a passing experience fought a few days ago, it's 80 years of accumulated experience, so it is not unreasonable to give Saudi Arabia for sovereignty oil, what is no longer the market balance, and offers everyone a tough concessions.
Millionday: SO WHAT THIS MEANS TO IRAQ IS THAT SAUDI IS STATING THEY ARE NO LONGER AT OIL WAR WITH IRAQ -- THIS IS HISTORICAL OF COURSE -- AND THE TIMING COULDNT BE BETTER
Millionday: WHEN A REGION WORKS TOGETHER -- IT IS ALWAYS BETTER THAN AGAINST
Millionday: The Office of the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, Saturday, that the US side will hand over Iraqi pilots who are trained in one of the rules in the United States first F16 aircraft this month.
Millionday: He said the media spokesman for the office Saad Sabri, "It was emphasized during the visit of US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to Baghdad recently the need to speed up the processing of security forces with weapons and equipment to the extent that they can make progress and the need to accelerate the pace of support," pointing out that "the US side promised that he would be There is an open support. "
Millionday: NOTE -- ALSO REMEMBER HOW HUGE THEIR AIRPORT IS TO THEIR MARKET AND ALSO THEY ARE ONLY USING DINAR AND ALSO TOURISM AND INVESTORS
Millionday: Sabri said that "the American side committed to deliver Iraqi pilots who are trained in one of the bases on US soil, the first F-16 aircraft during the current month of December first," asserting that "the plane will enter in the field of sorties, and after completion of the training the rest of the aircraft will be delivered."
Millionday: The two leading Iraqi Kurdish parties have been removed from the United States terrorist list, a senior U.S. official has announced.
The Kurdistan Democratic Union (KDP) and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) have been recognized as Tier III terrorist group under the Patriot Act of the U.S. since 2001, although both organizations are long-time U.S. allies.
“Congress has passed the NDAA [The National Defense Authorization Act] w/a provision removing PUK & KDP from the list of designated organizations under U.S. immigration laws," Ambassador Brett McGurk, the U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs
Millionday: "This unfair designation complicated visa processing for many Kurds wishing to visit the US. We are pleased to see it fixed," McGurk, who is also the deputy special presidential envoy for the global coalition to counter the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), added in another tweet that also carried the hashtag #TwitterKurds.
In February, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) President Massoud Barzani refused to travel to the U.S. and meet President Barack Obama until Washington removed the region’s two main parties from its designated terrorist list
Millionday: NOTE -- VERY INTERESTING INFO WITH THE TIMELINE WE HAVE SEEN WITH THEIR REFORMS AND ALSO THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF IRAQS RETURN TO THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY