Abadi adviser: reduce salaries includes 20 thousand employees

Khandan - limited cuts that the government intends to take place in employees' salaries to 20 thousand employees, according to the announcement economic adviser to Iraqi Prime Minister. He said the appearance of Mohammed Saleh, said that "the reduction included salary and allowances for special grades staff, and by 50 percent almost," adding that " junior staff allocations did not Atalha any reduction. "

According to the benefit of the three presidencies and their deputies' salaries, in addition to the ministers, agents and members of the House of Representatives, consultants and general managers," covered by the reduction, "while" there was an increase in grades tenth, ninth and eighth salaries of state employees. "He added Saleh told the newspaper "the world", that "the number of staff was reduced salaries amounted to 20 000 employees."

The Information Office of the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Tuesday that the decision handed new salary did not cover state employees allocations, noting that the decision was a special salary exclusively. A spokesman for the Office Saad al-Hadithi that "the private staircase new salary government decision, did not include allocations charged by state officials," pointing out that "the uncles issued by the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers of the ministries and departments not associated with the Ministry confirms that a special amendment to salaries exclusively," pointing to "It is not a state in which, referring to provisions for non-coverage decision."