Yasiri calls for fairness "of Najaf and Karbala" Hotels and pressure on Tehran to raise rents "B"
2015-11-22 22:34:08

| (Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad

Called on the governor of Najaf, on Sunday, the Ministry of Tourism to "redress" the

hoteliers in the provinces of Najaf and Karbala, an increase of "B" prices for visitors

Iranians, and while noting a government directed to issue a ministerial order to put

pressure on the Iranian side to amend those amounts, pointed out that the religious

tourism in Iraq "has not received" over the previous periods with interest.

Said Luay al-Yasiri, in a statement, received (range Press), a copy of it, that the "Minister

of Tourism fairness hoteliers in the provinces of Najaf and Karbala by increasing B rates

for visitors Iranians," adding that "there is not justice in this price and plaint clear right


The Yasiri, that "the local government demanded that there should be a decision of the

Council of Ministers so," noting that "$ 12 does not meet the cost of services provided to

visitors and employees," pointing out that "the Iraqis provide weaken these amounts

Iranian hotels when visiting Iranian cities they do not above all an affair of Najaf and

Karbala hotel holy. "

He Yasiri, that "the local government destined to claim the Najaf provincial council issued

an internal decision in this regard and the pressure on the Iranian side to modify these

amounts," explaining that "these amounts can be beneficial to the community and the

development of the tourism sector in the province."

The governor of Najaf, that "religious tourism has not received great attention during the

previous period and could have been blocking the country's deficit due to lower oil prices

if supported manner that promotes it," stressing the need to "The federal government

supports this important sector and place it parallel to the fortunes natural and give it

greater support from the budget to achieve high revenue rates for the coming years. "