Iraqi parliament fails to give confidence to the interior and defense ministers
Erbil, September 16 / September (PNA) - Iraqi Council of Representatives for Tuesday, September 16th / September vote on the candidates and the interior and defense ministries to next Thursday, after the failure of Riad Ghraib, Jaber al-Jabri to get the confidence of the board.
According to media reports that House Speaker Salim al-Jubouri, in order to vote on the candidates for the security ministries to session next Thursday, after he failed to Riad Ghraib, Jaber al-Jabri obtain the confidence of Parliament.
She reports that the candidate Federation of Iraqi forces Jaber al-Jabri got 118 votes out of 251 fails to take over the Ministry of Defense, after being nominated by the bloc to take on this position, pointing out that the National Alliance candidate Riad Ghraib got 117 votes out of 251, to fail is the other in The Ministry of the Interior.
UNP MP: Jabiri to be re-nominated for defense minister post
September 17, 2014
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) MP Sajida Mohammed of the Union of National Powers assured that “The Union nominated Badr al-Fahal to assume the defense minister post.”
MP Mohammed stated to IraqiNews.com “Al-Fahal is among the candidates for the post after the rejection of the parliament to the nomination of the candidate Jabir al-Jabiri,” noting that “Jabiri will be re-nominated for the same post.”
“We were surprised by the rejection of the parliament for Jabiri since he was our only candidate for this post.”
MP confirms the lack of agreement between the political blocs to nominate candidates for the two Security Ministries
BAGHDAD / NINA / MP for the State of Law Coalition, Haider Mutlaq al-Kaabi said the political blocs have not agreed to nominate candidates for the two ministries / interior and defense /.
Kaabi said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "The National Alliance and the Iraqi forces coalition failed to reach an agreement for naming their candidates for the ministries of interior and defense, indicating that it is likely to postpone naming the two ministers (defense, interior) and vote on them after the Eid al-Adha."
On the meeting of the Council of Representatives today, Kaabi said: "The Council will discuss the work of the council during the past 8 years, in addition to swear oath to a number of MPs who did not perform the constitutional oath."
The House of Representatives has failed to vote on the candidates for the ministries of interior and defense, Riad Ghraib and Jaber al-Jabri in the meeting, which was held on last Monday under the chairmanship of Salim al-Jubouri, head of the Council and attended by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi .
Alliance forces are likely to vote on the ministries of interior and defense after the Eid al-Adha
Alsumaria News / Baghdad - Suggested Bloc parliamentary alliance of Iraqi forces, Saturday, and vote on the Interior and Defense ministries directly after Eid al-Adha, revealing submit new names to the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.
The head of the bloc Ahmed electrodes in an interview for the program "Khvaya declared," which aired "Alsumaria", that "All agreed on the importance of these two bags and two interior and defense," he said, adding that he "got several meetings with Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to resolve this matter."
The electrodes that "coalition forces Iraqi nominated new names, one of them from Mosul, Khalid al-Obeidi and another from a military professionals Nuri forgiving," likely "to vote on the security ministries directly after the feast."
It is noteworthy that each of the candidate Iraqi forces to the Ministry of Defense Jaber al-Jabri, and the National Alliance candidate Riad Ghraib failure in a session last Tuesday (September 16, 2014) to get the confidence of Parliament.
To postpone the vote on the security ministers of the post-holiday
(Voice of Iraq) - Add Comment - revealed Deputy for green mass in the House of Representatives, about to go to postpone the vote on the defense and interior ministers of the post-holiday Eid al-Adha.
The MP explained Leila disappeared, in an interview with the site of the Central Council of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUKcc.net), today Sunday, 21/09/2014, that there are differences between the components of the National Alliance, to nominate a candidate as interior minister, referring to the limbs you want to nominate a prime Badr Organization, Hadi Ameri, while the other parties oppose the nomination of Ameri.
She noted that the MP Alborznge to vote on the two posts delayed until after the holiday, pointing out that the Council will hold a regular session tomorrow, will meet with the committees on Tuesday, that the Council will hold next Thursday, his last session before the holiday.
The candidate of the Iraqi forces to the Ministry of Defense Jaber Al Jabri and the National Alliance candidate for the Ministry of Interior Riad Ghraib failed to gain the confidence of the House of Representatives during the session last Tuesday (September 16, 2014).
MP: most of the parties of the National Alliance support Ameri to assume the Interior Ministry and parliament will vote on Jabri for the defense
BAGHDAD / NINA / MP, of the Ahrar bloc, Jumaa Diwan al-Bahadeli said there are no differences within the National Alliance on the nomination of the Minister of Interior, noting that most of the forces of the Alliance support the Secretary-General of the Badr Organization, Hadi al-Ameri to take this post.
He told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "The talk about the existence of differences among forces of the National Alliance is untrue, because most of the forces of the National Alliance agreed on granting the Minister of the Interior to Badr bloc, noting that the issue of naming the ministers of interior and defense on its way to be resolved a smooth and easy and it is possible, during the next sessions of the House of Representatives to give Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi names to vote on them. "
He explained that "a number of members of the House of Representatives presented a memorandum to the presidency of the parliament signed by / 50 / MPs or more to re-vote on the candidate of the Iraqi forces coalition, Jaber al-Jabri to the Ministry of Defense, adding that the Presidency of the Parliament approved to re-vote in order to give confidence to Jaber al-Jabri as defense minister ".
The MP, of the State of Law, Haider Mutlaq al-Kaabi expected naming the ministers of defense and interior and vote on them after Eid al-Adha. "
MP: it is difficult to resolve naming defense and interior ministers before Eid al-Adha
BAGHDAD / NINA / MP, of the Iraqi forces coalition, Salah al-Jubouri confirmed the difficulty of resolving the candidates for the defense and interior ministries before Eid al-Adha.
Al-Jubouri said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "There is a need to name the ministers of defense and interior, because of the security problems in the country, which makes it imperative for the Prime Minister to resolve this file in nearest opportunity."
He added: "At the time we request to speed up the nomination of the ministers, we ask for a national consensus on the candidates offered by the prime minister to fill the two ministries."
Jubouri pointed out that "the lack of time will be main reason in the postponement of the subject after the holiday of Eid al-Adha, on the grounds that" the House of Representatives will enjoy a vacation in 26, Sep, for two weeks. "
He said: "The Iraqi forces coalition resented a group of names to the prime minister to choose one of them for the post of Minister of Defense, including Khalid al-Obeidi, Jaber al-Jabri, Nuri Gafil al-Dulaimi and Hajim al-Hassani, and others," pointing out that "some of these figures are backed by political parties, and the other are not. "
Jubouri concluded, "Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi needs professional and accepted personalities to the assumption of the security ministries, and it is difficult for Abadi to come with names to parliament do not get a consensus on them, and we get a new setback.
Alliance Iraqi forces: the re-nomination of Jaber al-Jabri to the Ministry of Defense
Baghdad / Iraq News Network, a parliamentary source said coalition forces in Iraq, said the alliance will bring the nomination to the Ministry of Jaber al-Jabri Aldvaa.oukal source: Iraqi forces that the alliance made a formal request be re-elected Jaber al-Jabri to the Ministry of Defense, and we are waiting for the political blocs agree on it, pointing out that The problem is not in the Union of Iraqi forces, but are in the National Alliance, which did not correspond to mass so far on the candidate and the Ministry of the Interior. "The House of Representatives declined to give confidence to the candidates of the Ministries of Interior Riad Ghraib and Defense Jaber al-Jabri in the meeting, which was held last week under the chairmanship of Salim al-Jubouri, head of Council and attended by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.
Deputy for mass Badr: Ameri-Jubouri was supported by the Kurds and the electrodes and to take internal
Alsumaria News / Baghdad - MP for the Bloc Badr Razak al-Haidari, Wednesday, that the candidate to take over the Interior Ministry Hadi al-Amiri was supported by Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jubouri, the head of the Union of Forces Iraqi Ahmed electrodes, while noting that the Kurds do not object to that.
Haidari said in an interview for "Alsumaria News", "Badr bloc discussed with Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jubouri, the candidate of the Multi-Hadi al-Ameri to take over the Ministry of the Interior," noting that "al-Jubouri confirmed his support for the Ameri."
Haidari said that "the head of the Union of Forces Ahmed electrodes also confirmed no objection to assume Hadi al-Amiri of the Ministry of Interior and its support for him," pointing out that "the rule of law and national components all with this trend."
He continued that "the Kurdistan Alliance, in turn, emphasized his support for the Ameri as a candidate to take over the Ministry of the Interior."
The Minister of Human Rights and a prominent leader in the Badr Organisation, Mohammed Mahdi al-Bayati has revealed, the first on Monday (22 September 2014), for a final agreement between the members of a coalition of state law during a meeting held yesterday in the presence of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on the nomination of former Transport Minister and head of the Badr Organization, the take the bag and the Ministry of Interior officially.
The Kurdistan Alliance MP Sarhan Ahmed said, in (13 September 2014), that the Kurds have no objection to the Secretary-General of the Badr Organization, Hadi al-Amiri to the Interior Ministry, while pointing out that they want the interior minister of an efficient and fair and does not differentiate between the components and sections of the people.
MP from Badr: Al-Abadi told the National Alliance, he needs to take time to take some critical security decisions
BAGHDAD / NINA / MP for the Badr Bloc, Razak al-Haidari said the prime minister Haider al-Abadi told the components of the National Alliance his need to take the time to make some decisions and decisive actions in the security file.
He told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "The restructuring of the armed forces and the security services are within the government program presented by the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and voted on by the House of Representatives."
Haidari added that "there is a political and parliamentary consensus within the National Alliance and other blocs on the need to reconsider the structure of the armed forces and built them on the basis of professionalism in the light of the challenges of the current and future phases."
He said "Abadi, during a meeting of the National Alliance recently, said that there are battles and confrontations on the ground, preventing him from making some adjustments , and he needs to take the time to make critical decisions regarding the security file."
He noted that "the National Alliance expressed its understanding to the vision of Abadi and give him full support to the steps of restructuring the security services and armed forces."
Badr MP: Hakim, al-Abadi agreed to nominate Hadi al-Amiri for the Ministry of the Interior
BAGHDAD / NINA / MP for the Badr Bloc, Razak al-Haidari declared an agreement between the leader of the Islamic Supreme Council Ammar al-Hakim and the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to appoint the head of the Badr Organization, Hadi al-Amiri a candidate for the National Alliance for the Interior Ministry.
He said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "an agreement was made after the meeting between Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and leader of the Islamic Supreme Council Ammar al-Hakim recently, to nominate Hadi al-Amiri a candidate for the National Alliance for the Ministry of the Interior."
Haidari said that "the components of the National Alliance / citizen, Ahrar and the state of law coalition / unanimously agreed on the nomination of Hadi al-Ameri to the Ministry of the Interior."
He pointed out that "the possibility of re-nominate Riad Ghraib is outside the legal context, as he should get two-thirds of the votes of the House of Representatives."
He stressed that "the agreement on the candidate of the interior minister will lead automatically to pass the candidate of the Iraqi forces coalition to the Iraqi Ministry of Defense," calling the Iraqi forces coalition to "nominate a candidate for the Ministry of Defense, so as to vote on him in the parliament and not to risk by providing a candidate did not get consensus."
The House of Representatives postponed naming security ministers until the agreement of the political blocs after objecting to granting confidence to the nomination of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, both of Riad Ghraib to the Ministry of the Interior and Jaber al-Jabri for Defense.
[S]ecurity ministers file will be resolved soon and their selection will be exclusively by Abadi BAGHDAD / NINA / MP for the state of law coalition, Hisham al-Suhail said that "the issue of the security ministers will be resolved soon through the agreement of the concerned political blocs on the candidates."
He told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "The situation experienced by the country and the region urgently needs an end to this file and no to delay it too much, because it does not benefit the political process in the country."
Suhail added that "the Prime Minister is determined to end this file and he has the final word because he has an obvious desire that these two offices should be run by professionals."
The House of Representatives failed to vote on the candidates submitted by Abadi to the ministries of interior and defense Riad Ghraib, Jaber al-Jabri, respectively, and decided to postpone the vote on the positions until reaching national consensus.
Iraqi political forces, correspond almost final, the names Marchihaa to take over the defense and interior portfolios in the government-Abadi.
Parliamentary source said, that the Iraqi prime minister, Haydar al-Abadi, will present the names of candidates for the defense and interior ministries in his cabinet to parliament, next Tuesday.
The source added, in an exclusive interview to toss the network news, the political forces that coincided almost to the final names Marchihaa to take over the defense and interior portfolios in the government of al-Abadi.
The MP said the bloc citizen representative, Salim Shawki, The National Alliance (Shiite) in favor of the nomination of the head of the Badr, Hadi al-Amiri, for the post of interior minister, but the political parties and their external, if it continues refusing to Ameri, has entrusted the inner bag to the other candidates from Ameri same block, including Major General Hamid al-Moussawi Oalnaúb Qasim al-Araji.
She Iraqi parliamentary sources, the inner bag and the agreement of all the blocks, to be assigned to a block of Badr, which is led by Hadi al-Ameri, or close to the figure of the mass, according to what was agreed upon between the various political forces.
And learned "toss" from sources close to the atmosphere of the meetings of the leaders of the political blocs, the Iraqi politicians believe that the administration does not have a veto on someone Ameri, a stickler portfolio of the Interior, and the nomination of Ameri if obligatory to reject the new political blocs, because of his leadership of the militias, there are replacements ready , close to the Ameri.
With regard to the defense portfolio, which will be awarded for the component of the Sunni, the new names have jumped into the circle of nominations for the taking.
The MP for the "national list" Hassan Chuird, that the names submitted, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, to assume the post of Defense Minister, are MP Hamid al-Mutlaq and Qais Cdhir and Khalid al-Obeidi, a deli and Salem Abdullah al-Jubouri, and Abdul Karim al-Samarrai.
Insiders say the atmosphere of the negotiations between the leaders of the blocs prosecutor, said that the exclusion of the name of former Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi nominations to take over the defense portfolio, came in a deal requires a waiver of Hadi al-Ameri from the inner bag, and awarded for personal close of the mass of Badr.
MP: National Alliance will vote for the nomination of al-Obeidi or al-Jabri, for the Defense after the agreement on naming the Minister of Interior
BAGHDAD / NINA / MP, for the Badr Bloc, Razak al-Haidari said the candidates of the Iraqi forces coalition / Jaber al-Jabri and Khalid al-Obeidi / are the most acceptable to the components of the National Alliance and the closest to take over the defense ministry in the ministerial cab.
He stressed that the agreement within the National Alliance on the nominate of the Interior Minister will lead automatically to pass the Iraqi forces coalition's candidate for the Ministry of Defense.
He told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / The National Alliance will vote for any of the candidates of the Iraqi forces coalition for the Iraqi Ministry of Defense, whether Jaber al-Jabri, or Khalid al-Obeidi, without obstacles as being acceptable and there is no reservations impede the agreement to pass any of them.
Haidari said there is legal obstacles to re-nominate Jaber al-Jabri, therefore the matter has been referred to the legal advisers in the House of Representatives, stressing that the National Alliance will vote to pass the nomination of Jabri if the dilemma, concerning his re-nomination resolved as well as with Khalid al-Obeidi, if he is nominated by the Iraqi forces coalition officially.
About nominating the resigned Finance Minister in the previous government, Rafie al-Issawi MP, of Badr said al-Issawi is wanted and if his innocence proven, there is nothing to prevent his candidacy, calling the components of the Alliance of Iraqi forces to nominate a candidate for the Defense Ministry has admissibility to be passed in the parliament.
Finance Committee: budget absent from Thursday's meeting in the Iraqi Council of Repr
Finance Committee: budget absent from Thursday's meeting in the Iraqi Council of Representatives
October 14, 2014 11:16Last Updated: October 14, 2014 11:16
Excluded member of the Finance Committee in the House of Representatives Najiba Najib inclusion federal budget law for the current year 2014, the agenda of the meeting of the Council of Representatives scheduled, next Thursday, pointing out that it is still the government where it is supposed that discussed in the Cabinet meeting to be held today for approval and then forwarded Parliament, where the latter requires more time for circulation at the meeting of the relevant committees and then displayed on the blocks for a vote ".bhsp morning newspaper
Najib said: that the budget did not reach the Parliament nor the government has still to complete the modifications and tackle the problems resulting from the delay in approval and the amounts disbursed without tab as a result of the changes that occurred security.
Economic parliamentary quest to confirm the deletion of zeros from currency
Economic parliamentary quest to confirm the deletion of zeros from currency
BAGHDAD / Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network (IMN) confirmed member of the parliamentary Economic Committee Najiba Najib Monday, the pursuit of its implementation of the project to delete the zeros from the currency. Pointing to the existence of some of the obstacles that have prevented its implementation.
She said Najib's (IMN) "The Paradise will host the central bank governor to learn practical steps for the implementation of the project to delete the zeros from the currency and in coordination with the Central Bank to determine the most prominent problems that hindered the implementation of the project."
She added that "the project is still subject to extensive studies of the briefing in all its details."
The Commission asked for Alaqsad and investment representative, earlier, the central bank need to begin the process of deletion of zeros from the currency to raise its monetary value.
International Federation of businessmen call for investment in the Iraqi market
International Federation of businessmen call for investment in the Iraqi market
October 14, 2014 11:23Last Updated: October 14, 2014 11:23
The head of the International Federation of businessmen to the need for openness deliberate increase in investment projects in the country and the entry of new firms into the Iraqi market as it enhances the role of the private sector and reflect positively on the economic situation Amoma.bhsp morning newspaper
He d. Hamid punitive that the lack of vision of investment and lack of seriousness in the enactment of laws supporting private sector Wadia hindered his performance, pointing to give this sector interest commensurate with the implications of the government program, calling for the transition towards a market economy and its components support the private sector, noting that sustainable economic growth generator of income depends on how the ability to development not to mention the wealth of job opportunities largest number of manpower.
He noted the punitive that the Union aspires to increase the number of investment projects in the country through overcoming the obstacles that prevent the achievement of their aspirations, stressing the keenness of businessmen in Iraq to secure the atmosphere health to attract Alastosmarojash in the area of housing the fact that the country is suffering from a severe housing crisis through the development of institutional mechanisms and professional .
It should be noted that the government program pointed to the need to review the laws and regulations that govern the operation of this sector so as to ensure the provision of investment climate encouraging to bring the capital as well as the promotion of industry, trade, agriculture, tourism, and provide the necessary infrastructure to create additional sources of funding for the general budget of the state rather than total reliance on oil . http://translate.googleusercontent.c...19tDe5zs1y6FSw
Arab and international Military leaders from 20 countries discuss how to cope with D
Arab and international
Military leaders from 20 countries discuss how to cope with Daash
Military leaders from 20 countries discuss how to cope with Daash
14-10-2014 12:33 PM
Puts President Barack Obama Tuesday with military leaders from about 20 countries, including Turkey and Saudi Arabia to finalize its strategy to confront the Islamic state with increasing pressure on the coalition led by the United States to do more to stop the fighters from the militant group.
And about three weeks ago from Congressional elections, which is largely a referendum on the leadership of the Obama seeks American president to show for the American public and allies abroad commitment plan 'to weaken' and'tadmar 'organization that controlled vast areas of Iraq and Syria.
Obama will attend a meeting headed by Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff with the defense ministers of foreign countries allied in Andrews Air Force Base outside Washington, DC, and the third hour of Tuesday afternoon EDT (1900 GMT).
Said Alistair Baskey spokesman the National Security Council in the White House 'this is part of an ongoing effort to build a coalition and achieving integration between the capabilities of each country in the expanded strategy.' Is still uncertainty surrounding this strategy.
Republican Sen. John McCain, a critic of Obama last Sunday for the fundamentalist Islamic state, 'they win and we do not.'
The United Nations said Monday that the fighting in Anbar province in western Iraq, forced 180 000 people to flee after he seized control of the Islamic state to the city of Hit.
Said Anthony Cordesman, national security analyst at the Center for Strategic and International Studies' This is a long campaign. Not moving in a bad direction, but also definitely did not go well. '
It is expected to participate in Tuesday's meeting, representatives from Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand and Spain.
Said Lt. Col. Ed Thomas, a spokesman for Prime Joint Chiefs of Staff was not expected to take important political decisions in Tuesday's meeting, and added 'it is to meet together to face to discuss the vision and challenges and how to move forward.'
And Turkey's participation in the meeting is important, and Ankara came under some pressure even pay ground troops to Syria to confront the forces of the Islamic state. Cordesman said he can to Turkey after the meeting to announce that it will join Saudi Arabia in the training of moderate Syrian opposition fighters.
Sources in the office of the Turkish prime minister on Monday that Turkey failed to reach a new agreement allowing the United States to use Incirlik air base in its war against militants the Islamic state and that talks on this matter are still ongoing.
The sources told reporters that Turkey has reached an agreement with the United States on the training of Syrian opposition forces, without giving the opposition fighters from the train and where.
The comments came after he announced that American national security adviser, Susan Rice, said Turkey agreed to allow the coalition forces led by the United States to use its bases for carrying out activities inside Syria, Iraq and the training of moderate Syrian opposition forces. http://translate.googleusercontent.c...8FaBniN1z5AImg
Rise in central bank sales in the auction today to more than 253 million dollars
sczin11- market rate remains 1209
Rise in central bank sales in the auction today to more than 253 million dollars
Tuesday, 14 October 1 / Okrudolf 2014 11:53
Sales of the central bank in the auction on Tuesday to more than 253 million dollars after it was on Monday, 197 million and 614 000 dollars.
According to a statement of the bank and the agency has received all of Iraq [where] a copy of the "size of the amount sold by the bank at the auction of the dollar today reached 253 million and 980 000 dollars at the exchange in 1166 dinars to the dollar and with the participation of 19 banks."
He pointed out that "the quantity sold in cash amounted to 75 million and 285 thousand dollars, and the quantity sold Khawwalat amounted to 178 million and 695 000 dollars."
The statement pointed out that "the Iraqi Central Bank continues to buy and sell the dollar at a price of 1166 dinars," adding that "the sale price of remittances in 1187 JD / dollar, including the central bank's commission in the amount of 21 dinars per dollar, with total cash sales price of the dollar in 1190 JD / dollar, including the Bank commission Central in the amount of 24 dinars per dollar. "
The statistics for [where] conducted monthly for central bank sales of dollar pointed to a decline in dollar sales last September, reaching three billion and 691 million and 73 000 dollars.
According to the statistical Ban Sales Auction Bank of the dollar since the beginning of this year until the end of last month amounted to 36 billion and 957 million and 776 000 Dolar.anthy.
Achieve dollars: find the money stolen from inside Iraq cellar in Lebanon is estimate
Achieve dollars: find the money stolen from inside Iraq cellar in Lebanon is estimated at 1.6 billion dollars
October 14, 2014 11:34Last Updated: October 14, 2014 11:34
. New York Times reported that the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of cash Iraqi funds, ended up in the basement where the Lebanese was found between 1.2 and 1.6 billion dollars, was stolen after the American invasion of Iraq were transported to the countryside of Lebanon to hide them in a safe place. The newspaper pointed out that after the overthrow of the American forces to Saddam Hussein in 2003, began convoys of trucks access to Andrews Air Force Base outside Washington on a regular basis, and unloading of goods is not unusual.
The funds that have been withdrawn from the accounts of officials of the Iraqi government in the United States, has been transferred to Baghdad on aircraft c-17 of the United States Air Force, where she had hoped the administration of President George W. Bush to provide pumping Mali fast for the new Iraqi government and the ailing economy in the country.
During the year and a half following the invasion, was sent between 12 and 14 billion dollars to Iraq by air, as well as five billion dollars electronically .. but what happened to these funds after their arrival at Baghdad, has become one of the questions that do not answer to them, during the chaos of the American occupation, When the billions flowing into the country from the United States was also widespread corruption.
And became to find an answer to this question, function and obsession Stuart Bowen, a friend of President Bush, who was appointed in 2004 as an inspector in particular, to investigate the corruption and waste of money in Iraq. Before I finished work last year, was "Bowen" is believed to be partly succeeded in his mission, as concluded that the Iraqi government may have used a lot of money one way or another. But his team finally discovered that between 1.2 and 1.6 billion dollars has been stolen, and hide them in a cellar in a rural area in Lebanon.
He says the American investigator: "I do not know how the money was transferred to Lebanon, if we know this will achieve further progress on the issue."
The paper says that Bowen did not discuss the details of it publicly until now, but asserts that "since the invasion of Iraq was transferred billions of dollars from Iraq illegally." He adds that he was disappointed because he had not been able to close the case, for reasons beyond his control.
According to the New York Times to that frustration, "Bowen" is also due to ignore the Bush administration's investigation into the reports of the disappearance of huge sums of Iraq, and even after the discovery of the cellar Lebanese, the management of the current president, Barack Obama did not pursue it .. and thinks "Bowen" that inaction American for Tracking the money it is probably due to Iraqi funds stolen by Iraqis.
Parliamentary Committee: expanding the role of the private sector drives the joints o
Parliamentary Committee: expanding the role of the private sector drives the joints of Iraq's economy
October 14, 2014 11:20Last Updated: October 14, 2014 11:20
Praised the economic and investment commission Parliamentary on the government program for the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in regards to enhancing the role of the private sector and promote and support investment in various sectors, stressing the importance of this sector in reducing unemployment and providing job opportunities and building a free economy keep pace with developments Alaalmih.bhsp morning newspaper
The cares of the government program to strengthen the role of the private sector and activating the work Balstratejah national approved relevant and encourage partnerships with local and foreign investors qualified and facilitate the procedures for the granting of licenses and the creation of the principle of competition in terms of quality of services, and provide support for small and medium businesses by giving them soft loans.
MP committee of economy and investment Ali al-Maliki stressed the need to support the government in support of the trend towards the private sector, calling for new legislation for investment to suit the requirements of the next stage. He said that the vision is clear now because of the situation in the country and this in turn affects investment, especially in this sector by 95 percent depends on the security situation », pointing to the existence of efforts to bring major companies to invest in Iraq.
He continued: There pursuant actively in the investment side in the center and south after it is providing favorable conditions for the work Acharkat.odaa Maliki to privatize state-owned companies for the advancement of their betterment, especially that it does not add anything to the state budget, pointing out that Iraq has fertile ground for investment is the tourist or industrial or agricultural side in all that it needs only solid companies promote their betterment, stressing that everyone in the end, with the orientation of the private sector support for the advancement of the country Jdid.oroy Committee member Chanchal Harith Al-Harthy said the private sector has a role in the basis of the implementation process Links to accelerate the advancement of the country and build a free economy.
He said that the private sector has a big role in the effective and economic and human development as reflected in the provision of employment opportunities and help the public sector to absorb the graduates and the general local employment, not to mention increase the national income and reduce dependence on imports and increase exports.
He added that the development of the private sector lead to improved economic stability because it helps to create a strong economic structure of the state and thus makes it stable. Al-Harthy called on the government to work to revive this sector, stressing the pursuit of his committee to legislate laws that are interested in the private sector because of its significant role in the development of the economy and reduce unemployment and attract investments into the country.
The what Iraq is going through wars and wrong policies during the rule of the dictatorial regime principles led to the migration of most minds, economic, scientific and low level services dramatically, especially in the field of energy, which represents the main element in moving the economy, what the impact is clear and significant economic sectors and the wide and increasing the level of unemployment to alarming proportions. http://translate.googleusercontent.c...6-sj-ezsEVeioA
Economists and citizens hail Abadi, anti-corruption measures
Economists and citizens hail Abadi, anti-corruption measures
Tuesday 14 October 2014 11:45
Economists praised the citizens and, on Tuesday, the actions initiated by the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the fight against corruption, as it drew to an important step being cut off the roots of many of the problems which have been exacerbated and burdened country.
The expert said the economic improvement of Mohammed in an interview for "Alsumaria News", "The recent actions taken by the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi anti-corruption a very important step for the root of the problems that has plagued Iraq," explaining that "corruption is at the heart of the problem and a large part of the funding terrorism and sabotage of infrastructure, so the combat is the perfect solution. "
Mohammad added, that "corruption deepens in Iraq and became the highest levels, and implicated him enjoy immunity prevents regulators from closer to them," adding that "it really needs the intervention of the highest point in the executive branch and of the Prime Minister."
In addition, said economic expert Jamal Yahya, that "corruption hit the pillars of the state of weakness and vulnerability, particularly the army, and has become a threat to the existence of Iraq, and therefore does not need to be beaten with an iron fist at the hands of the corrupt and hold them accountable, whatever their background," adding that "harm the thief for money General detriment of millions of citizens, so it must be dealt with firmly. "
At the level of the street, it received procedures Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi anti-corruption satisfaction the broad public, and according to the said citizen Karim Salem, said that "these actions are needed after that became Iraq occupies a leading position within the classification of the most corrupt countries in the world."
Salem and continued by saying, "The actions that must be determined to ensure the impact, and not just talk only, as happened in the previous period which saw the dissolution of major corruption scandals and coverage of the perpetrators."
A source close to Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has revealed, on Monday (13 October 2014), the Prime Minister a plan to monitor the work of the ministers and submit a report on their work after a period of handed over their duties, and as explained that the aim is to bring about a comprehensive renaissance in the work of the ministries and projects , confirmed that there is a heavy legacy of corruption and slack require the cooperation of everyone to restore the country to put it right. http://translate.googleusercontent.c...XHpJPNl_1B_WNQ
Conscious / General Tobacco intends opening marketing outlets in the markets of Baghd
Conscious / General Tobacco intends opening marketing outlets in the markets of Baghdad and the provinces
14/10/2014 02:58:00 Number of readings: 9
Conscious / Baghdad / MA
Revealed the company's general sporulation and cigarettes, a subsidiary of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals for marketing plans to open outlets in the markets of Baghdad and the provinces, and its willingness to grant the agency for the marketing and sale of its new production of cigarettes brand known (Sumer) both types of light and heavy.
The general director of the company's mainstay Louis Joseph in a press statement received (news agency, media / INA), a copy of which, today, Tuesday, that "the company has developed a marketing plan thought out for the sale of quantities of cigarettes and deliver them to the consumer in the whole of Iraq by granting agencies and the opening of centers marketing in the markets of Baghdad and across the provinces, especially the southern provinces and active participation in exhibitions and quick action on the concerned ministries and institutions and the provincial councils and follow modern methods and advanced Advertising, urged "the need to protect the local product and tighten controls on cigarettes imported and subjected to tests the Central Agency for Standardization and quality control with the imposition of taxes on imported at high rates as applicable in the countries and other countries. "
He stressed that "the company's specialized laboratories enhanced with the latest appliances laboratory to conduct all the necessary tests to emphasize the qualitative each stage of production and each raw material included in the production of tobaccos and paper Alskaar and striking and all kinds of tests," announcing "provides the ability to examine all kinds of cigarettes imported in markets local laboratories in the company as The possibility of the Central Agency for Standardization and quality control laboratories use this to control the types of cigarettes entering the country being very sophisticated and comparable Mamugod in the developed world. "
He called for "support and backing for the company to market its new production in order to achieve financial returns sufficient to cover its expenses and its transformation into a profitable company."
And between Joseph that "it was to start the actual production Ifa last June with high spirit and the efforts of outstanding workers of engineers, technicians and operators trained and experienced production (6000) cartons of cigarettes two types of light-and heavy-containing (50) Kros and the number (500) box and priced at (750) dinars tray one, "pointing out that" work and production continuously with the availability possibility and rush to the operation and production of three meals work in the event of product marketing, "adding that" the current production competes Mamugod in local markets flavor distinctive and modern design and high quality of its price is appropriate and conformed to the specifications of the Iraqi standard and success in Assays Central Agency for Standardization and Quality Control Unlike Mthilath imported ",
He explained that "the company's integrated production line from the Italian company Sasp the first in the world to produce a type of light Alskaar and post contract with the company (DS ) Algikip to produce Alskaar sweatshirt and using a combination of the finest tobaccos Almishqinah in the world and the latest methods of packaging. "
At the conclusion of his speech revealed Joseph for "the preparation of a feasibility study for future projects to set up production lines integrated to produce cigarettes kind of high (nano) vogue in the markets and the production of Molasses within the investment plan for the coming years and contracting with international companies motherland known in this area as a Haona German Molenz English and Sasp Italian Dakovlje French and allocate a budget of 25 billion dinars can be increased to 35 billion dinars. " http://translate.googleusercontent.c...vxM5Pf8muYZ_9Q