11-5-12 Mountainman: Parliament Energy announced that the HCL will be presented to the House of Representatives for a vote in the next few days which is great news for Iraq and us if they get this resolved finally.
The committees in the region and Baghdad came up with recommendations and submitted to the CoM and claim that all outstanding matters have been agreed to and this allows the province to export 20 thousand barrels per day. Parliament resumes session tomorrow, let's see if they adopt this law and the committees recommendations like they are promising to.
11- 5-2012 8Ball Article:"A forthcoming meeting of the three presidencies to discuss the current political crisis and the search in the possibility of holding a national meeting" quote: "the national meeting which was supposed to take place a few weeks ago explaining that the date of the meeting is very close" [It wouldn't surprise me if this is the natl meeting???] Would be nice...could be a BIG week.
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11-5-12 SgtFuryUSCZ: "The inquiry's report on the contentious buildup to the war, and mistakes in planning for the aftermath of Saddam's fall is scheduled to be completed by mid-2013. In his speech, Blair said that Iraq would have economic growth of around 9 percent in 2012, and that its annual oil revenue of around $100 billion per year was predicted to triple by 2020."
JUNE2013, really? Okay: They wait until after the U.S. elections, allow for dollar collapse in December due to lack of confidence in the USD. Iraq released from Chapter VII. New IQD comes out JAN2013, runs concurrently with large denoms for 6 months allowing for exchange. Then bingo, done!
11-5-12 BGG: This is some of the first tangible proof of what I was saying – they are starting to “chipping away” at Maliki’s power base right now. "Draft law to limit the tenure of prime minister has reached to the legal committee."
11-5-12 Josey Wales: IMO we will start seeing movement post election. I feel that those in control want to see where we are going and with what future leader. Also, with over 20 WF locations in the NYC areas storm damage; this financial hub needs to get back on its feet before we have a big event like a CE.