Zebari: balancing the region in 2016 will not extradite him unless it is committed to the terms of the Budget Law

News Source: Ali Abd al-Salman

January 22, 2016 16:42

Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari announced that the share of the Kurdistan region present the budget law and will not act to him unless the obligation to paragraphs set out in the budget law, and in case of non-compliance will be retained with the money and keep it.

Zebari said at a press conference held today at the Ministry Building" Dialogue between the federal government and the province continuously but without progress. "

He denied the Minister of Finance government's intention to lay off 200 000 government employees, stressing that this thing is not on the table and not unfounded, and said," The payroll that link a month to the Ministry of 4 trillion and 100 million dinars , stressing that the government is obliged to pay salaries and to have alternatives to meet the amounts in several ways and alternatives to whatever lower oil prices."

With regard to the World Bank loan, he drew Zebari that "the loan received by Iraq before the end of last year's Miliro $ 200 million amount does not guarantee a condition that allocates 200 million dollars of it to repair Mosul Dam, and $ 300 million to the Basra Gas Company, and the rest to support the budget."

He said the Minister of Finance that "the Ministry has also implemented 63% of the investment and ongoing Almoisntin last for 2015, adding that the oil revenues are limited and must be compensated means and roads all , There must be reform in the economic structure of Iraq and review all of these expenses and be objectively measured real action. "