millionday] here we go having to get used to the added advancements -- smile
[millionday] Discuss Vice President Khodair al agent with the U.S. State Department Brett Mkourk developments on the political scene in Iraq and the latest developments in the region.
A statement by the Office Alkhozai received "morning, " a copy of it yesterday that " Vice President Khodair al met at his office in Baghdad and the Undersecretary of the Ministry of State Brett Mkourk During the meeting, they discussed developments on the political scene in Iraq and the latest developments in the region and Iraq plays an important role in the region. "
He added that " Khuzai stressed that the Iraqi political maturity has become what it takes to overcome all the crises and he did not return to the chaos and will remain a democratic path as long as there is a rational and as long as there are participants , we Snmshee together because the interest of all of us
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[millionday] note -- lets not forget that they are also talking today about the sanctions on iran -- that market share must be filled from the region so -- hmmmm
[millionday] He said the vice president , according to the statement , that the Arab countries and regional now understands the role of Iraq 's rich and powerful in the region and an earnest desire to establish better relations with neighboring countries on the basis of mutual respect , understanding and common interests and this is what we saw from the positions of Arab and African countries in the last summit in Kuwait . "
The statement said "The Mkourk his part, expressed his optimism about the future of Iraq and expressed gratitude for the efforts of Alkhozai in the convergence of views between the Iraqi factions ."
[millionday] sounds like a high five to me so we would expect meetings with iraq during the Iran issues -- i saw this afternoon that they are trying to apply sanctions so we shall see brb with more
[millionday] Iraq's Kurds plan to start pumping oil to Turkey next month via a pipeline controlled by the central government in Baghdad, signaling an easing of their dispute over resources, according to two people familiar with the plan.
The new line will take Kurdish oil into the existing pipe that runs from Kirkuk in Iraq to Turkey's Mediterranean port of Ceyhan, initially carrying 150,000 barrels a day starting in December, according to the Turkish energy industry officials, who asked not to be
[millionday] note -- i would expect some changes in the amount of oil coming out of saudi and iraq -- imo
[millionday] identified. An Iraqi energy industry manager, who also requested anonymity, said the state oil company had accounted for the extra oil in 2014 plans.
Ashti Hawrami, the Kurdish Regional Government’s natural resources minister, said at a news conference last month that the 40-kilometer pipeline would have a capacity of 300,000 barrels a day. Mehmet Sepil, president of London-listed Genel Energy, said at the same conference that the pipeline from Dohuk to Fishkabur on the Turkish border would carry 200,000 barrels per day from its Tawke and Taq Taq fields.
[millionday] see as we can see here -- already to change the plans of how much for the 2014
[millionday] brb with more -- just trying to show my point in ink -- smile
All4HIM] I like your point
[Dovi] Iraq is saying its now understood in the region how rich and powerful Iraq is... If one's currency is worth .08 cents and they are next door to a currency worth $3.55...hmmmm
[millionday] smile -- hmmmm
[DBJJ] And, it they're sending oil to Turkey from Kurdistan, and the GOI in Baghdad is aware - sounds like HCL is working or in the works
[millionday] i was sent something today that said they had to rv because of the needs in the country with the floods -so i looked for what could be leading people to think that they would and to look it up a little
[millionday] DBJJ i agree -- it would seem they would either be just changing some of the law or they are further along than stated
[millionday] According to a statement issued by the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers , received "morning, " a copy of it : that al-Maliki ordered the formation of a higher committee chaired by the Minister of Human Rights and the Municipality and the province of Baghdad to compensate those affected by the rains in Baghdad , adding that the committee will announce the submission of applications for places citizens .
And fell in Baghdad and other provinces heavy rains led to the sinking of residential areas and streets in general and led to the deaths of dozens of homes in some provinces and killed a number of citizens including women and children .
And mobilized the government of all its capabilities in order to reduce the size of losses citizens , as instructed by Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki harnessing the government's efforts needed relief maintain and develop the potential of the service ministries all at the disposal of the province, in order to aid those affected by the rains , as billion dinars allocated for each of the governorates affected .
millionday] For his part, criticized supported religious authority in Karbala, Mr. Ahmed net decline in fact the service form that led to damage to many homes and streets with floodwaters that poured in during the past few days .
Warnings came Net sync with calls imam and mosque preacher Kilani in Baghdad , Sheikh Mahmoud al-Issawi , who student members of the House of Representatives in order to donate their salaries monthly benefit families affected by the rains ,
stressing the need to mobilize all local Baghdad government efforts to remedy the " catastrophe " could be resolved in the old neighborhoods of the capital if it rains similar to its predecessor .
And across the net in a speech on Friday in front of thousands of worshipers in the saucer -Husseini expressed his thanks to everyone who contributed to the reduction of the negative effects caused by the rain , whether popular destinations , governmental or civil society organizations ,
stressing that such heavy rains came for the first time in the country since 20 -year-old out of the ordinary , even if I got in any country caused many problems in it.
[millionday] i want to make sure that all of you saw this
[millionday] Confirmed a member of the Finance Committee Kurdistan Alliance MP Najiba Najib that the actions of the central bank to issue new bonds in dinars within the Bank's policy to improve the value of the Iraqi currency against other currencies.
Najib said in a statement on Friday, the former central bank bonds were in foreign currency, so the bank to issue bonds in Iraqi dinars for not restricting the currency to other currencies.
She added that the bank will increase the bond for five years and hope the central bank in the issuance of the first tranche before the end of the year, although the decision on this will be made with the participation of the Ministry of Finance.
[millionday] i agree !!
DocTaylor] so with the change in the wage index, the issue of bonds things are looking very good for the near future?
millionday] so the transfer of the dfi and bonds to raise the value and the pay scale changes to enter the market economy as a competitive working class production
[ROBINREDHED] wahoooooo smiling
[millionday] brb with more
[All4HIM] Christmas in November??? That would be real nice.
[hstrymknwmn] Woo hoo
[millionday] oh good -- i agree !!
[LBnFL] Just wish they had said WHEN!
[Dovi] That's what I"M talking about! millionday Sunday Monday...
[DocTaylor] these changes especially the wage index is huge. taking into consideration the wage has to be making everyone think twice about the whole project.
[Dovi] LBnFL they will never say when, but they will say "now"
[Flygirl02] Amen LBnFL
[DocTaylor] like MD said, if the changes did not take place the wage would be out of sight I am stoked
[millionday] they sure cant keep the pay at what it is or the whole world would move there with the redenomination and the huge benefit
[Dovi] millionday Lol Well said!
[millionday] i know i would if they kept the base pay the same -- wow
john77] millionday do you think the WTO ascension date of Dec. 31 will easily be extended into next year if more time ends up being needed?
[millionday] i dont expect in my own opinion that it will be postponed but i could be wrong -- i meant to look it all through to bring it tonight but i didnt get to do that
[millionday] i am going to be researching tonight and try to find through some other sources i have transferred for us i havent seen a change yet but it looks like they are working hard on the budget and also they are willing to come back
[millionday] that is new in itself --- might have something to do with elections lol
[Flygirl02] Have you seen anything recent on the budget
[millionday] yes brb with it now remember the border issues and the disbursement of the oil proceeds
millionday] Refer member of the Finance Committee of the National Alliance MP Abdul-Hussein al-Yasiri, the reasons for delay in sending the federal budget by the Council of Ministers of the Parliament to the differences between the province and the center of the Peshmerga about allocations and entitlements of the oil companies operating in Kurdistan.
Yasiri said (of the Agency news): The federal budget for the year 2014 is still in the Council of Ministers, noting that there are negotiations between the Kurdistan Regional Government and the federal government about the allocations of the Peshmerga and the oil companies operating in the region within the budget, and so far no solution is found satisfactory.
millionday] He pointed out: that the House of Representatives now enjoy the start of the legislative holiday (11/15/2013) and continue until (12/15/2013), so in the event of budget sent to parliament to be debated in the House of Representatives after the middle of next month of December, which will take a long time for discussion and voting.
He added: that in the case agree blocs and the Governments of the region and around the center points of contention in the budget will be to speed up the passage of the budget.
millionday] they are working on it and are also expecting to come right back to vote it through when it is ready so we wait
ROBINREDHED] speed up the passage, good stuff
[millionday] i agree!!
[millionday] i hope you see the economic policy changes they are making through the way they are addressing the labor laws and also the banking -- monday is the unsc -- just a very exciting time
[fuquaygirl2] So millionday who is working on the budget now?
[millionday] so they will return when it is ready -- i would guess very soon with all we have at the same time
millionday] The federal budget for the year 2014 is still in the Council of Ministers, noting that there are negotiations between the Kurdistan Regional Government and the federal government about the allocations of the Peshmerga and the oil companies operating in the region within the budget, and so far no solution is found satisfactory.
[millionday] and see the fact that the ministers are working on it because it was returned is fantastic news from where we are -- very exciting and they will return when they have it prepared
ROBINREDHED] im so excited
[millionday] i agree -- i am so excited over this ---
[millionday] at this point when the budget comes to them they will be more than ready to get it behind them as far as the issues involved or that are stalling it --- they have already discussed the who1s , want`s abd
[baggr42] millionday If they adjust the prices in country to reflect the new value, how could the lower the wages. It would seem to me the adjustment of the prices and the removal of the three zeros would in it's self adjust the wages.
Also one dinar would be worth one dinar in country, much as one dollar is worth one dollar. The value out of the country does not effect us until we leave the country.
[millionday] baggr42 because they seem to have decided to make some adjustments one way or the other so it is not just the removal of the three zeros -- this is the country`s adopted pay scale for the entire nation