Central closed the day down auction sales to $ 79 million
{Baghdad: Euphrates News} closed the Central Bank, on Thursday, the auction for the sale of foreign currency sales down to $ 79 million, after sales were $ 82 million yesterday.
According to a statement of the bank received by the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of it, " The size of the amount sold today reached 79 million, and five thousand, and $ 544, priced at 1182 dinars exchange rate against the dollar, and with the participation of 29 banks and 18 financial transfer company."
He added " the amount of remittances and credits amounted to 43 million, and 683 thousand, and $ 630, while the quantity sold in cash 10 million and 479 thousand dollars."
and that " the amounts transferred to the accounts of banks selling abroad is priced at 1190 dinars per dollar, while the cash sales price shall be the price of 1182 dinars per dollar. "
the Governor of the Central Bank and the agency on the Keywords announced in 23 of this March, the bank 's intention to reduce sales of the dollar by 50% for the year 2016 this, stressing the need to take into account supply and demand.
Keywords and said in an interview televised, " the rationing is located at the bank to sell the dollar during the auction conducted by, where we started to cut these sales in 2015, which amounted to 25% compared to the previous year , " pointing out that "the year 2016 perhaps we will reach this sales decrease of 40 to 50% from the previous year. " Ended http://alforatnews.com/modules/news/...storyid=112936