Millionday news 5/1/15
Millionday: Obelisk said a spokeswoman for the US Department of State Marie Harf, on Friday, the head of Iraq's Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani will arrive in Washington on May 3 to meet current US President Barack Obama and a number of officials in the United States.
Harff said in a press statement followed up "obelisk", that "the visit Massoud Barzani, who will arrive Sunday, including talks with President Obama and with Vice President Joe Biden and Foreign Minister Anthony Blakn Assistant".
Millionday: NOTE -- BARZABI WILL BE HERE ON SUNDAY TO MEET WITH OBAMA, BIDEN, AND OUR REPRESENTATIVES
Millionday: She added that "Obama will discuss with Barzani aimed to weaken the military campaign and ultimately destroy Daash".
A senior US official has revealed, on 17 April, told the Kurdish media, on a recent visit by the head of Iraq's Kurdistan region Massoud Barzani to Washington, an official invitation, during which he will meet senior officials in the US government.
Millionday: SO AS WE REMEMBER FROM THE VISIT WITH ABADI -- OBAMA OF COURSE ADDRESSED MILITARY ISSUES AND THEN BIDEN SPOKE WITH HIM ABOUT ALL ECONOMIC ISSUES –
THIS REPORT DOES NOT TELL THE AGENDA WITH BIDEN BUT DOES SPECIFY THAT OBAMA AND ABADI WILL BE DISCUSSING THE MILITARY ISSUES –
Millionday: German Chancellor Angela Merkel and issued an invitation to Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to attend the meeting of the seven major countries to be held in Germany,
noting that the call represents support the seven countries of Iraq in the face of terrorism and the preservation of its sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Millionday: NOTE -- THE MEETING OF THE G7 HAS INCLUDED IRAQ IN THE MEETING – WOW
Millionday: A statement from the Prime Minister's Office that it came during a telephone call received by Abadi Friday also was the discussion of the political and security situation in Iraq and the region and the challenges they faced and the war on organizing Daash terrorist.
The statement said the German Chancellor and issued an invitation to Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to attend the meeting of the seven major countries which will be held in Germany,
noting that the call represents support the seven countries of Iraq in the face of terrorism and the preservation of its sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Millionday: NOTE -- THE GOAL AT THIS TIME HAS BEEN STATED MANY TIMES OVER AND ALSO MOST OF THE ACTION WE HAVE SEEN AS THEY REACH THEIR GOAL AS A COUNTRY TO HAVE A MARKET ECONOMY --- THE GOAL HAS BEEN STATED TO PROTECT IRAQ`S SOVEREIGNTY – SMILE
Millionday: The statement quoted Abadi, thanks to an invitation provided and attention to the situation in Iraq, adding that "economic conditions and difficult a challenge for Iraq, but we are seeking through some reforms and strategies to face them and overcome them. "
He pointed out that "the government past the liberalization of Iraqi territory from Conception Daash terrorist and we have understandings with the Kurdistan region for the Liberation of Mosul," explaining that "Iraq thank Germany for its help and waiting for more support in its war against terrorism."
Millionday: SO ABADI RESPONDED WITH A THANK YOU AND ALSO THE UNDERSTANDING THAT THEY WILL BE FULFILLING THE PLAN TO LIBERATE MOSUL FROM DAASH AND A THANK YOU TO GERMANY FOR THIER MILITARY HELP ---
ABADI MADE IT CLEAR THAT IRAQ HAS PLANNED AND HOPES TO OVERCOME THE ECONOMIC CONDITIONS AND THE CHALLENGE THROUGH THE REFORMS AND STRATEGIES SET
Millionday: THE INTERNATIONAL GROUP OF 7 NEED SOME ECONOMIC CHANGE TO SEE NOT JUST HEAR ABOUT
Millionday: Vice-President of the Iraqi Council of Representatives Iaram Sheikh Mohammed announced that the Kurdistan Region is moving towards the implementation of the oil agreement between Baghdad and Erbil and fully,
and in return demanded the federal government to send the region's share of the federal budget with financial allocations for the Peshmerga forces, and came modern sovereignty during a meeting in his office Consul British in Erbil (Lencas Mackay).
Millionday: NOTE -- THE KURDS ARE STATING THAT THEY ARE PREPARED TO ACTIVATE THE ENTIRE OIL (ERBIL) AGREEMENT BECAUSE BAGHDAD IS PREPARED TO SEND ALL FUNDS PER BUDGET TO KURDISTAN AND ALSO THEY WILL ALL REPRESENT AND UPHOLD IRAQ` MODERN SOVEREIGNTY
Millionday: At the beginning of the meeting he gave Sheikh Mohammed thanked the United Kingdom government and people to provide support for Iraq and Kurdistan In this particular phase of the ongoing war against Daash terrorist and expressed regret what happened from the problems between the province and the center,
which has impacted negatively on the livelihood of the Kurdish people, and added "the Kurdish people did not wait from Baghdad that the daily strength has become part of the conflict and political differences,
and today prov paced serious steps to implement the oil agreement and to Baghdad sends its financial benefits, and that the current economic crisis is an opportunity to review and
Millionday: NOTE -- THEY REGRET THE PAST PROBLEMS THAT WAITING TO IMPLEMENT THE ERBIL AGREEMENT CAUSED AND THEY HAVE MADE SERIOUS STEPS TO IMPLEMENT THE OIL AGREEEMENT
AND ALSO HAVE SENT FINANCIAL BENEFITS--- THEY HAVE ALSO ANNOUNCED THAT RIGHT NOW WITH THE ECONOMIC CRISIS -- IT IS TIME TO REVIEW AND .......
Millionday: >>>>> re-evaluation and can be utilized officials in the region of this phase to avoid problems in the future it is necessary so to speed up the reform and economic and financial in Kurdistan. "
For his part, the British consul continued to provide support and assistance to Iraq and the Kurdistan Region and efforts to reach rapprochement between the province and the center and resolve the outstanding issues and files.
Millionday: ACTIVATE THE ECONOMIC REFORMS AND FINANCIAL POLICIES IN ORDER TO MOVE PAST THIS PROBLEM AND RESOLVE ALL ISSUES IN IRAQ
Millionday: Congratulated the Chairman of the Board of Representatives, Dr. Saleem al-Jubouri, Friday, Iraqi workers their festivals estimated their efforts in building their country.
And the price of sovereignty in a press statement labors and their quest to earn a living, stressing that they deserve our greetings and appreciation because they are home builders who Psoadhm promote countries and Talo Srouhha.
Millionday: NOTE -- TODAY IS THE DAY HOLIDAY WAS CANCELLED -- IT IS LABOR DAY
Millionday: The President of the House of Representatives on the need to have the celebration of Labor Day in the nation where everyone is keen on citizen security and comfort,
and the House of Representatives past towards the adoption of legislation guaranteeing workers' rights and contribute to provide a decent livelihood for this segment.
Millionday: SO THEY ARE GOING TO PASS LABOR LAWS --COST OF LIVING AND BENEFITS LAWS
Millionday: AS AN OFFER FOR LABOR DAY
Millionday: NOTE - THIS IS A GREAT REPORT AND IS SALEH DISCUSSING THE RESOLVES TO THE ECONOMIC ISSUES
Millionday: Economic Adviser to the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the government has developed appropriate solutions for the worst of the economic crisis, while pointed out that the good relationship with the Kurdistan region will help to minimize the effects of the crisis, he stressed that the current government's plan does not depend on oil revenues in the president.
Millionday: NOTE -- THEY EXPECT THE RESOLVE WITH KURDISTAN AND IRAQI FEDERAL TO RESOLVE THE ECONOMIC CRISIS -- HMM SOUNDS LIKE A CLUE TO THE IMPLEMENTATION`S IMPORTANCE -- LOVE IT
Millionday: He explained the appearance of Mohammed Saleh in an interview for the "long", that "the effects of the economic crisis on Iraq and a clear decline in oil prices," he said, adding that "the government put the appropriate solutions to get out of this crisis quickly."
Saleh added by saying that "the good relationship between the province and the center will help to reduce the effects of the crisis on Iraq in general," noting that "the government has developed solutions for the worst situation that could reach him the Iraqi economy, but this did not happen."
Millionday: NOTE -- THE RESOLVE WAS ADDRESSED BEFORE BUT IT DID NOT HELP -- THE REFORMS HAVE TO BE IMPLEMENTED FOR THE RESOLVE TO REPAIR THE ECONOMIC CRISIS
Millionday: He noted that "the government's plan currently in place, which will be part of the application in the future does not depend on oil revenues as a head of the Iraqi economy," stressing that "opening the door for investment would give financial liquidity of Iraq."
He said Prime Minister's adviser Haider al-Abadi said, "the development of Private Infrastructure industry, oil and agriculture will make Iraq rise from economic reality-based oil and strengthen the economy in the future," stressing that "oil prices vary each month, so it can not be certain plan due to this matter ".
Millionday: NOTE -- THE KURDISTAN REGION HAS ALOT OF BUSINESS AND THE INVESTMENT THERE OF COURSE IS EXPECTED TO BE LARGE –
I DONT HAVE EXACT FIGURES IN FRONT OF ME BUT THE IMPACT OF THE ERBIL AGREEMENT AND THE DISAGREEMENT BEING OVER OR AT LEAST MINIMIZED IS HUGE DUE TO THE AMOUNT OF BUSINESS IN ERBIL
Millionday: For her part, said an expert in economic affairs peace Sumaisem "long", that "the suffering of Iraq today is the result of the absence of logical economic policy and the accumulation of errors and mismanagement," pointing out that "the disadvantages of the Iraqi economy emerge from the crisis first."
She said, "After the collapse of oil prices defects in the Iraqi economy appeared alarmingly, most notably associated with the public budget deficit, causing a shortage of Iraqi material liquidity."
Millionday: NOTE -- THEY HAVE SUCCEEDED IN DIVERSIFYING THE MARKET AND ALSO WE READ TODAY THAT THE PRICE PER BARREL HAS GOTTEN TO $65 PER BARREL – WHOOOPOW
Millionday: NOTE ---- THIS IS GOING TO GO ON AND TALK ABOUT THE GLOBAL IMPACT AS WELL -- AS WE SEE THE ECONOMIC REFORMS ARE EXPECTED IN IRAQ AND OBVIOUSLY WITH TRADE PARTNERS AS WE CAN SEE BT THE CONVERSATION AND WHERE IT IS GOING
Millionday: The Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, announced February 12, 2015, the launch of the strategy for the development of the private sector within the government curriculum,
stressing his government's commitment under the auspices of workers in the state, in what was considered that Iraq will be vulnerable to international fluctuations if its dependence on oil continues.
Millionday: NOTE -- THE CONTROL ECONOMICALLY IS HARD WHEN IT INVOLVES PRODUCT WITH A MARKET SET PRICE –
Millionday: Referred to as the Baghdad and Erbil agreed in (2 December 2014), to solve the outstanding issues between the two problems, including the Peshmerga forces allocations and the problem of the export of oil,
while the President of the Kurdistan Regional Government Barzani hoped "to reach a radical solution to the problem of the region employees' salaries during the month of December the second in 2015 ".
Millionday: NOTE -- THE GOVERNMENT HAS STATED THAT ALL OF APRIL` S PAY WILL BE THERE AND ALSO THEY HAVE STATED THAT THERE WILL BE NO WORRIES BY JUNE
Millionday: Parliament adjourned its session to next Saturday after discussing the proposed law by the US Republicans over Iraq, according a parliamentary source.
Millionday: THIS MEANS TOMORROW
Millionday: PARLIAMENT SESSION ON SATURDAY
Millionday: NOTE -- THIS IS WHAT THE BUZZ IS ABOUT CONCERNING US CONGRESSIONAL VOTE ABOUT IRAQ
Millionday: Congress vote on the 1223 law and eliminates the paragraph, "the treatment of the Peshmerga and the year as two"
Approved the Armed Services Committee in the US House of Representatives on the draft US National Defense Law of the controversial 2016.
The Commission is still one of the paragraphs of the law that Kurdish Peshmerga forces and Sunni tribes are considered "states".
Millionday: NOTE -- THE LAW SEPERATES THE TWO
Millionday: The Committee voted in a majority of 60 votes to two votes on the bill to be introduced in the House of Representatives session during the month of May next.
The Chairman of the Armed Services Committee in the House of Representatives, Republican Rep. Mac Thornberry in a statement issued by his office that "all the members of the committee can be proud of this project."
Millionday: He said Thornberry, a patron of the bill: "After a day of extensive discussions, we have produced legislation that is the first step in the reform process substantial".
The Commission issued a House Armed Services Committee on February 27 annual draft defense law, which authorizes the exchange $ 715 million in aid to the Iraqi forces, 25 percent of which go to the Kurdish forces and Sunni tribes Iraqi National Guard.
Millionday: NOTE -- THEY ARE STILL PLANNING ON ALLOCATION BUT AT LEAST THEY ARE NOT SEPERATED AS TWO ENTITIES
Millionday: The bill was considered in the previous version of the Kurdish peshmerga forces and Sunni tribes and the National Guard "states", which allows these entities to receive direct military aid from the United States.
The bill requires foreign ministers and defense to provide the Americans giving their testimonies on the central government in Baghdad a bigger role of minorities in the political process and management of the country.
Millionday: NOTE -- VERY INTERESTING HOW THE LAW IS ALLOWING INPUT -- I WILL HAVE TO DO SOME DIGGING ON THIS TO KNOW EXACTLY WHAT IS BEING ACCOMPLISHED
Millionday: According to the legislation if there is no clear political progress by the Iraqi government within three months of the passage of the bill, the United States would withhold military aid from the central government in Baghdad and will go 60 percent out of 75 percent allocated to Baghdad to Peshmerga forces.
Millionday: SO THIS IS VERY INTERESTING AND I HAVE TO SAY HAS ME INTRIGUED AT LEAST –
Millionday: Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, World Bank to work with the provinces of Basra and in particular for development and reconstruction, stressing that Iraq wants to build a sound economy based on long-term strategic vision and move away from the prosthetic processors.
Millionday: NOTE -- EARLIER ABADI HAD REQUESTED THAT THE WORLD BANK WORK WITH SOME OF THE PROVINCES TO HELP WITH THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND ALSO THE HELP THEY MAY NEED TO BRING IN INVESTMENT ETC
Millionday: A statement by the media for his office received "eye Iraq News", Abadi, World Bank Vice-Chairman of Hafez Ghanem and his accompanying delegation on Thursday met and discussed with him the economic and financial situation through which Iraq and support the reconstruction of the liberated areas and rest areas in the provinces and cooperation in many areas and future programs of the World Bank in Iraq.
Millionday: NOTE -- THE AGREEMENT WAS MADE BY THE WORLD BANK TO HELP WITH THE INFRASTRUCTURE AND DEVELOPMENT OF IRAQ –
NOW HERE COMES THE SPECIFIC---- (THIS REQUEST WAS MADE TODAY)
Millionday: He stressed that "Iraq is going through many challenges including those related to the economic and financial situation,"
noting, "We want to take advantage of the financial crisis to build a healthy economy depends on the long-term vision and strategy to stay away as much as possible for prosthetic solutions and treatments."
Abadi called the World Bank, to "work with the provinces, especially the province of Basra for development and reconstruction in those provinces."
Millionday: NOTE -- ANY HELP TO REBUILD/CONSTRUCT IN IRAQ WILL BE APPRICIATED IN IRAQ –
Millionday: " In turn, the World Bank Vice President expressed his "willingness and desire Bank in cooperation with Iraq in the fields of training Iraqi energies in many of the terms of reference and support the private sector and the reconstruction of the liberated areas of Daash organize and support a number of other sectors"
Millionday: SO AS WE SEE HERE -- THE WORLD BANK IS READY AND WILLING TO HELP THE MOVE FORWARD FOR IRAQ AND OF COURSE THE REFORMS AS WELL –
THIS IS GREAT NEWS AND ALSO LOOK HOW FAST EVERYTHING IS MOVING NOW -- THIS WAS UNHEARD OF IN THE NOT SO DISTANT PAST –