Post From Wealthwatch.world Chat Room 7-25-15 Part 1 of 2
Sczin11 & OOTW News Discussion
OOTW: FIRST READING OF THE FEDERAL REVENUE LAW PASSED
OOTW: HERE'S A PARAGRAPH FROM THE LAW AS POSTED AT THE PARLIAMENT SITE
OOTW: "Article-9 Federal realized Alerardat issued from the following: First -mbaat oil and gas and other mineral resources belonging to the state and revenue resulting from oil and gas contracts from national and foreign companies and investment contracts and indirect taxes Alambeshro.
Second-grants and international aid. Third-federally aggregated revenues, or for the benefit of the Federal Government from the region and governorates not organized in a region."
OOTW: ANYONE WHO HAS SAID THIS IS ABOUT TAXES IS WRONG
OOTW: I SHOULD SAY, ANYONE WHO SAID THIS IS SOLELY ABOUT TAXES IS WRONG
OOTW: HERE'S THE LINK
OOTW: ALSO HERE'S THE LINK TO THE PARLIAMENT SITE SHOWING THIS PASSED A FIRST READING
OOTW: PAGE ONE PLEASE
OOTW: parliament.iq/Laws.aspx http://www.parliament.iq/#
chattels: ‹@OOTW› federal revenue is typically defined as from whatever source derived and would include therefore ALL sources of revenue and we know that 90+ % of all revenue in Iraq is oil
OOTW: I'M SCOURING THE PARLIAMENT SITE - IF ANYONE HAS ANY QUESTIONS AFTER THEY'RE READ THE PARLIAMENT PRESS RELEASE, PLEASE POST..THANK YOU
OOTW: THIS IS A GREAT PRESS RELEASE FROM THE PARLIAMENT SITE: I CHECKED LAST NIGHT AND HADN'T SEEN THIS, EVEN THOUGH IT'S DATED YESTERDAY, I BELIEVE THIS WAS UPLOADED TODAY:
OOTW: Dr. al-Jubouri looking with Mr. Bahaa al-Araji coordination between the legislative and executive branches and ways to improve the services provided to citizens July 24, 2015 [Image: su324715.jpg]
Chairman of the Board of Representatives, Dr. Salim al-received in his own office, on Friday, Deputy Prime Minister Mr. Bahaa al-Araji.
During the meeting, research in the overall political developments in the country, in addition to the security situation and ongoing military operations to cleanse Anbar province of control Daash terrorist gangs. As Search the meeting ways of coordination between the legislative and executive branches,
and thus contributing to finding solutions to the current problems and obstacles solutions especially with regard to upgrading the level of services provided to citizens, and supporting the political process. *** The Information Office of the President of the Iraqi Council of Representatives
OOTW: REMEMBER ARAJI HAS BEEN GIVEN POWERS TO SIGN INTERNATIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS -- AGAIN THIS IS IN THE GOVERNMENT THREAD FOR THIS WEEK
OOTW: "As Search the meeting ways of coordination between the legislative and executive branches, and thus contributing to finding solutions to the current problems and obstacles solutions especially with regard to upgrading the level of services provided to citizens, and supporting the political process"
OOTW: I TRULY HOPE THEY ACTUALLY DO START WORKING TOGETHER TO START PASSING LAWS - REMEMBER MASSUM SAID HE WAS GOING TO GIVE JOBOURI BROADER POWERS TO GET THIS DONE
OOTW: HERE'S THIS ARTICLE
OOTW: Mahabs: National Alliance yore pass important laws July 25, 2015 BAGHDAD / Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network (IMN) - the National Alliance MP Mahabs Razak confirmed that the coalition of all its components in the past to pass important laws,
noting that the most prominent of these laws is the National Guard and the General Amnesty Law and the Federal Court. Said Mahabs's (IMN) "The National Alliance can pass laws that concern the Iraqi street, in case agreed upon,"
stressing "the need to unify the visions within the National Alliance bloc to pass the laws, so as not to disrupt the House of Representatives because of approvals and political quotas." Mahabs He added that "no election of the President of the Alliance so far will not affect his work,"
noting that "ambition is to be the National Alliance, a government organization accredited". He explained that "the atmosphere within the National Alliance requires resolving internal disputes between the parties to this alliance, so as to reach a clear vision about the situation experienced by the constituent National Alliance political blocs."
He said deputy state law Mohammed Chihod earlier, that important laws legislation needs to unite the efforts and ideas of the National Alliance, with the largest being a ( posted line as was found – sorry)
OOTW: AND HERE'S THIS RE PAYMENTS BETWEEN THE CENTRE AND THE REGION: Deputy: Kurdistan Baghdad's debt to 18 billion US dollars BAGHDAD / Baghdadi News / ... said the National Alliance MP Zeinab visual Arif, on Saturday, "said the Kurdistan region owes the federal government large sums, as the Ministry of Natural Resources Kurdish city of more than $ 8 billion, in addition to the accumulated debt since 21 months receivables of domestic banks, and $ 7 billion. "
Basri said in a statement received / Baghdadi News /, "that there are also accumulated debt from the employees' salaries in arrears for three months and in excess of two billion dollars, and almost a billion and a quarter of a billion dollars debt owed to contractors in Kurdistan."
"The political pursued for the region that will drenched additional debt," emphasizing "the need to send oil quotas agreed upon in the oil agreement with the central government in order to overcome this crisis," .anthy / 21 Z
OOTW: Member of the Finance parliamentary reveals send Baghdad  billion dinars to Arbil financial receivables 07/25/2015 15:55 Capture140 BAGHDAD INA / detection of the parliamentary finance committee member Sarhan Slevana, on Saturday, that the federal government has sent 300 billion dinars to the Kurdistan region, financial receivables for the region on the back of oil exports through the company "Sumo".
He said the parliamentary finance committee member Sarhan Slevana in a statement received by the Iraqi news agency, a copy of the "Baghdad after Eid al-Fitr holiday, sent 300 billion dinars to the Kurdistan region, as receivables from the export of oil through the region, SOMO."
He predicted Slevana according to the statement, "the arrival of the amount Sunday to Christan region", adding that "the province issued its oil production now and there are no signs of the start of talks between Arbil and Baghdad on the issue of oil."
OOTW: HERE'S THIS ON TRADE Deputy for the citizen calls to open new border crossings with Iran to expand trade 25/07/2015 16:11 pm (Baghdad time) Baghdad scales News MP called on the mass of Salem Amuslimawi, Saturday, the government to find the border crossings with neighboring countries Solutions after an increase in fighting in Anbar and the closure of most of the commercial crossings,
calling for the opening of new border crossings with the Islamic Republic of Iran. He Amuslimawi in a statement received / scales News / copy of which was "the need to open new border crossings with neighboring countries, in particular the Islamic Republic of Iran in the southern regions,
they are stable security and political," noting that "it is very necessary to find a commercial border crossings that were closed after solutions increased fighting in Anbar. "
Amuslimawi that "Iran was instrumental in supporting Iraq in its war against terror Daash, and it must be put new options and the opening of border crossings in the southern border areas with them and with other neighboring countries,"
explaining that "regrettably, there are leaders of Iraq did not work on the matter, especially that there are large areas linking the southern provinces with the neighboring countries. "
He continued, "we talked about previously open field cooperation with Iran in the field of energy, and we must put the issue of border crossing points into consideration, and priorities for strengthening the Iraqi economy," .anthy 29 / d 25
OOTW: I'M HEADING TO THE CUSTOMS SITE BRB
OOTW: HERE'S THIS FROM THE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT SITE
OOTW: Zubaidi .. meet Managing Director of the company free markets in Iraq He met with the Minister of Transport Baqir al-Zubaidi, Mr. Ahmed Kamal Managing Director of the company free markets in Iraq, Mr. Kamal and accept the measures taken by their company to raise the rate of free markets in Basra and Sulaymaniyah Airports and Free Zone ...
In Baghdad International Airport, said the minister should be expanded in the work of free markets in the Iraqi airports according to international measurements of free markets in airports by offering goods of international brands and high quality of the Iraqi passengers and foreign who attend Iraqi airports
and stressed Zubaidi on the importance of a free market in the halls of the four airport Baghdad and the importance of contributing to support Mncaouat the airport, where passenger traffic has reached over the past six months to more than a million passengers,
which is reflected positively on the procurement system of free markets and free zone in addition to activating the sales system inside the plane for some types of goods needed by the traveler,
stressing the importance of coordination between the company and airlines to train cadres lines for sale inside the aircraft.
The Minister directed the company to comply with the agreed upon for the development of their work and increase the goods displayed in accordance with the international brands during the month to witness the free market a quantum leap in their work
and attract the best global companies to supplement the free-market high-end goods, similar to the advanced airports in the region and the world. Brief and the press center of the Ministry of Transport Posted By: Site Management | Date: 25-07-2015 |
OOTW: "which is reflected positively on the procurement system of free markets and free zone in addition to activating the sales system inside the plane for some types of goods needed by the traveler, stressing the importance of coordination between the company and airlines to train cadres lines for sale inside the aircraft.
The Minister directed the company to comply with the agreed upon for the development of their work and increase the goods displayed in accordance with the international brands during the month to witness the free market a quantum leap in their work and attract the best global companies to supplement the free-market high-end goods, similar to the advanced airports in the region and the world."
OOTW: HERE'S MORE FROM THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT
OOTW: Zubaidi .. meet general managers and their assistants and directors of departments in the Ministry of Transport He met with the Minister of Transport Baqir al-Zubaidi, general managers and their assistants and directors of departments in the Ministry of Transport and its formations and the presence of the agent of the Department of Technical and Inspector General gentlemen in separate meetings the minister gave congratulations to them and their staff ...
All the ministry on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, wishing them Muwafaqiya continued success and urged them to make more effort and contribution to serve Iraq, During the two meetings discussed a number of topics that contribute to the development of performance and the advancement of the ministry in providing better services to citizens,
Mr. Minister and the continuing development of the Baghdad International Airport facilities, including keep pace with the global airport traffic in addition to the formation of a committee of the ministry to follow up the meals that are sold in the airport cafeteria to suit the prevailing prices in the city of Baghdad prices in addition to the development of hotel the VIP at the airport to receive the crews and international companies attending to Baghdad International Airport.
The Minister called for a follow-up to the subject of ground services and life support and follow-up of all business related to rail and ports sector, also discussed the subject of the performance of land transport company and the activation of the increase in imports and the fight against financial corruption in any detail of the joints of the ministry to achieve the important achievements of the formations.
It was also agreed to hold monthly meetings with the ministry departments managers to evaluate the performance of their mission they slide in the implementation of the obligations of the ministry departments. Brief and the press center of the Ministry of Transport Posted By: Site Management | Date: 25-07-2015
sczin11: Parliament to raise its next Tuesday 07/25/2015 22:17 Parliament to raise its next Tuesday Council completed the first reading of the draft law of the General Authority to monitor the allocation of federal revenue and submitted by the Finance Committees and the regions and governorates that are not organized in a region.
BAGHDAD / Obelisk: Raise the House of Representatives, Saturday, its fifth to next Tuesday after hosting and Electricity Minister Qassim Fahdawi and read the bill. The MP said the Kurdistan Alliance Farhad capable in an interview with the local media and I followed "obelisk",
"The House of Representatives to raise its fifth of the first legislative term of the second legislative year, held today under the chairmanship of Salim al-Jubouri, and the presence of 175 deputies, to next Tuesday."
He is able, that "the Council ended the first reading of the draft law of the General Authority to monitor the allocation of federal revenue and submitted by the Finance Committees and the regions and governorates that are not organized in a region."
He continued, that "today's session saw the hosting and Electricity Minister Qassim Fahdawi," noting that "it was on Sunday and Monday to customize the work of parliamentary committees."
The House of Representatives held on Saturday, the fifth of its first legislative term of the second legislative year, headed by Salim al-Jubouri, and the presence of 175 deputies.
sczin11: ANOTHER TWO DAYS OFF
sczin11: FOR COMMITTEE WORK
[11:33:44 AM] OOTW: OKAY, SO DON'T LET ANYONE TELL YOU THAT BECAUSE THEIR EXPORTS ARE GOING INTERNATIONAL THAT THIS MEANS THEY HAVE TO NOW HAVE AN INTERNATIONAL RATE –
THEY HAVE AN INTERNATIONAL RATE - HOWEVER, THIS IS GREAT FOR PRIVATE SECTOR DEVELOPMENT, AS WELL AS "CAPTURING" CAPITAL FOR THE COUNTRY –
DO THE PEOPLE NEED MORE BUYING POWER....UHHHH...YES THEY DO..BUT THEY CAN TRANSACT IN THE DINAR AT THE CURRENT RATE - WE WILL HAVE TO WAIT AND SEE WHAT HAPPENS WHEN THE TARIFF'S GO INTO EFFECT
OOTW: THANKS SCZIN11!
chattels: ‹@sczin11› work, work, work :)
OOTW: SO HERE'S ANOTHER ARTICLE FROM THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT SITE CONFIRMING THEY'RE SHORING UP HOW TRADE IS REGULATED VIA AIR
OOTW: ransport Minister .. briefed on the nature of the ground services for aircraft As part of the pursuit and the Ministry of Transport to improve the rate of air transport in Iraq, the Minister of the transfer Baqir al-Zubaidi day Wednesday, 7/22 tour of inspection in one of the Iraqi Airways aircraft to determine the nature of the ground services provided by the contractor company with them to provide these services ... And the face of sovereignty to the need to adhere to the contract and controls that have been developed along the lines of international companies.
He briefed sovereignty in the framework of his tour in the halls of Baghdad International Airport on the services provided to travelers stressing attention to clean lounges and restrooms where, sovereignty and talked to some travelers to get to know the nature of the services and facilities provided to them by workers at Baghdad International Airport. Brief and the press center of the Ministry of Transport Posted By: Site Management | Date: 22-07-2015
sczin11: ‹@chattels› I THINK WE WORK HARDER AT THIS, THEN THEY DO
OOTW: I THINK IT'S INTERESTING THAT WE'RE SEEING LOW NUMBERS AGAIN IN ATTENDANCE AT THE PARLIAMENT MEETINGS - OBVIOUSLY, MP'S ARE EITHER BOYCOTTING THE MEETINGS,
OR THEY'RE STILL ON VACATION, BUT AS THIS IS A FIRST READING, AS WE'VE SEEN IN THE PAST,
THERE'S A CHANCE THEY WERE ABLE TO PASS THIS LAW WITH A MINIMUM NUMBER OF MP'S IN ATTENDANCE - PERHAPS AN INDICATOR OF MASSUM'S STATEMENT,
GIVING JOBOURI EXECUTIVE POWERS TO PASS LAWS..WE HAVE TO WAIT AND SEE WHEN/IF THESE LAWS PASS SECOND AND THIRD READINGS IF THAT IS INDEED THE CASE
11:39:04 AM] sczin11: ‹@OOTW› IS THERE ANYTHING YOU HAVE SEEN, CONSTITUTION WISE, THAT GIVES MASSUM POWERS TO GIVE JUBOURI THE BROADER DECISION MAKING, BASUCALLY EXECUTIVE ORDER OF SUCH
sczin11: ‹@chattels› CHATTELS, SAME QUESTION PLEASE
OOTW: SCZIN NO, I CANNOT FIND ANYTHING IN THE CONSTITUTION THAT EMPHATICALLY ALLOWS THE PRESIDENT TO GIVE JOBOURI SOLE POWERS TO PASS LAWS, ...REMEMBER, THIS IS STILL IN DEBATE BETWEEN THE HOR AND THE SJC
sczin11: ‹@OOTW› I AM REMEMBERING :)
OOTW: ONCE A LAW HAS PASSED A READING, IT GOES TO THE COM FOR REVIEW, THEN IF AMENDED, OR NOT, GOES AGAIN FOR NEXT READING, THEN AFTER PASSED - THEN ONTO THE COM ONE MORE TIME THEN ONTO THE PRESIDENT FOR SIGNATURE THEN ONTO THE SJC FOR FINAL APPROVAL OR NOT
sczin11: THEN TO THE GAZETTE
sczin11: A YEAR LATER:)
OOTW: I THINK WHAT MASSUM IS SAYING IS THAT HE'S GOING TO GIVE JOBOURI THE POWER TO PASS LAWS REGARDLESS OF WHO'S IN ATTENDANCE, BUT..
WITH THE SJC IN ITS CURRENT STATE, I THINK IF WE SEE THESE LAWS PASSED UNDER THESE CONDITIONS,
THERE IS A CHANCE THAT MAHMOUD AND OR SJC MIGHT TURN IT AWAY..
REMEMBER WE HAVE A FEW JUDICIAL LAWS BEFORE HOR - ONE OF THEM IS RE THE REASSIGNMENT OF JUDICIAL POSITIONS, THE OTHER OF COURSE IS THE FEDERAL COURT ACT
sczin11: ‹@OOTW› AND IF NOT MAHMOOD, THERE IS ALWAYS KHARANJI...(sp)
OOTW: SOUNDS LIKE THE NAME OF A BAD DISEASE IN INDIA
OOTW: HERE'S THIS JUST INTO MY EMAIL FROM WINNERDINAR
OOTW: Parliamentary Finance warns of the spread of counterfeit currency in the market is demanding the government to take the necessary procedures July 25, 2015 - 11:45 Parliamentary Finance warns of the spread of counterfeit currency in the market is demanding the government to take the necessary procedures
BAGHDAD / Sky Press: Faleh Hussein parliamentary finance committee warned on Saturday, the spread of counterfeit currency categories of ten thousand dinars and 25 000 dinars in the domestic market, demand that the government and central bank to take procedures to limit the circulation of citizens.
A member of the committee MP Jabbar al-Abadi for "Sky Press," that "the proliferation of counterfeit currency in the domestic market, especially the ten of thousands of categories and 25 000 dinars dangerous phenomenon and is a crime threaten the economic security of the country".
"The government is required to take the necessary measures to track down who play by the Iraqi economy through their rigging the currency measures," calling on the central bank to "counterfeit currency withdrawn from the market to curb the proliferation and circulation of citizens."
The local sources indicated the presence of Iraqi currency forged the category of 25 000 dinars are traded in the market.
The central bank earlier by issuing a new edition of the coin ten thousand dinars category in the market and the withdrawal of the old edition gradually, especially after the emergence of cases of fraud for this category in the domestic market.
OOTW: HERE'S A QUOTE FROM THIS
OOTW: ""The government is required to take the necessary measures to track down who play by the Iraqi economy through their rigging the currency measures," calling on the central bank to "counterfeit currency withdrawn from the market to curb the proliferation and circulation of citizens."
The local sources indicated the presence of Iraqi currency forged the category of 25 000 dinars are traded in the market.
The central bank earlier by issuing a new edition of the coin ten thousand dinars category in the market and the withdrawal of the old edition gradually, especially after the emergence of cases of fraud for this category in the domestic market."
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