Trade take action to stop the financial waste ration cards and to ensure 8/23/2015
Trade take action to stop the financial waste ration cards and to ensure the smooth flow distributed to citizens
8/23/2015 0 Comments
The Ministry of Commerce, on Sunday, they took action to stop the financial waste in the ration card file and improve vocabulary and to ensure the smooth distribution of the citizens package, indicating that it managed to reduce the value of the purchase of those vocabulary of nearly five billion to slightly more than one billion dollars only. He said the ministry's spokesman, Mohammed al-Hamdani, in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The state was spent on the ration card between three to five billion dollars a year to secure the four materials, namely rice, sugar, oil and flour," noting that " The ministry directed to maintain public money yielded positive results to reduce those amounts. " He said al-Hamdani, that "The ministry has spent billion and a hundred and $ 17 million, since the beginning of the year the current 2015, and until the first half of this August, to secure the four card materials ration, good types", asking, "How was that money spent on securing material itself."
He said al-Hamdani, that "The ministry has taken a series of reforms to develop the distribution of the ration card items process," noting, including "directing its agents in all the provinces to not to distribute any material from the ration card items unless ensure suitability for human consumption, and the signature of each one of them to do so Minutes it is saved to it. " He said al-Hamdani, that "The ministry decided to distribute the ration card items once without fragmentation in one bag, and determine the day of the month of receipt by the citizen," pointing out that "the ministry decided to isolate any official where before him in office four years, and the formation of a ministerial committee to choose replacements and the allocation of hot numbers and electronic addresses to receive complaints from all the provinces and take the necessary action within 48 hours, as well as reduce red tape and simplify procedures for citizens.
The parliamentary finance committee and confirmed, on Friday, (the 21st of August now 2015), spending more than 50 trillion dinars on the ration card items since during the period from 2003 to 2015, indicating that most of that money went to the pockets of intermediaries which impacted negatively on the quality of supplied materials for citizens , as well as directly exposed Integrity Commission to open the files of corruption in the Ministry of Commerce in cooperation with them.
The Iraqi Ministry of Commerce announced in (the 16th of August now 2015), for the reduction allocated for the ration card funds in the general budget of the current 2015 to a third of the amount of previous years, while attributed to the austerity policy adopted by the Government, pledged to provide full food vocabulary of origins global sober, and to prevent waste and extravagance operations.
The Ministry of Commerce announced, in, (the ninth of August now), for "quick and important" to improve the ration card and increase some vocabulary, depending on the solid global sources, indicating that it will apply "urgent mechanisms" for the delivery of food vocabulary to Dar citizen housing and reduce red tape in procedures registration of births and fission within the same family.
It is noteworthy that the majority of Iraqis depend on what provide him with their ration card in their daily lives since the start of the international embargo on Iraq in 1991 after the invasion of Kuwait, with an estimated value of these materials per capita in the domestic market by about ten dollars without counting the children's milk, while obtained Using the ration card in the amount of 500 dinars, or $ 0.40.
Iraqis suffer poor ration card items and irregular distribution, as long as they complained of lack of validity of some of the material for human consumption.