Iraq decides to stop the pensions of senior officials 8/12
Iraq decides to stop the pensions of senior officials
Shafaq News / The Federal Ministry of Finance announced stopping all pensions for retired MPs, ministers and officials until the issuance of new instructions.
The ministry’s statement, said that the cabinet voted on Sunday unanimously on the reforms package, which stopped paying all retired MPs, ministers and officials salaries until the issuance of new instructions, "stressing that the new regulations will be issued in less than a month and include nonpayment of some retirees of special grades and members of the Previous National Assembly.
The statement added that the Prime Minister , Haider al-Abadi also directed to "immediately reduce the numbers of bodyguards for all officials, including the three presidencies, cancel the posts of Vice President and Deputies of Prime Minister immediately, remove all senior positions from partisan and sectarian quotas on this basis the Ministry of Finance suspended the salaries of all retirees of high degrees as MPs, ministers and officials.