Looking government delegation in Amman with the IMF to obtain a credit rating for Iraq
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Looking government delegation in Amman with the IMF to obtain a credit rating for Iraq
[Oan- Baghdad]
Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari arrived on Saturday, the Jordanian capital , Amman , on top of a large government delegation that included the governor of the central bank and adviser Economic Prime Minister and senior ministries of oil and electricity, planning officials and BSA as well as public bodies for Customs, taxes and retirement, experts and the Ministry of Finance and the World Bank Central.
A statement by the Ministry of Finance, the Agency has received all of Iraq [where] a copy of it, said the visit "to resume negotiations with the International Monetary Fund to seal the Stand -By agreement , which will provide Iraq with financial support to enable it to overcome the financial crisis and reduce the gap in the budget so as to enhance economic system reform process and financial in the country. "
He added that" the first session was held this morning with the IMF experts were reviewing the technical aspects of the agreement and the obligations opposite to both sides. "
the statement pointed out that" the negotiations will continue until Wednesday, and it is hoped that the termination of these arrangements during this period . " .
The international Monetary Fund has told Iraq the need to edit the budget for fiscal 2016 bill to be reduced in order to hopefully disbursement of the loan over the next few days.
She called the presidency of the parliament blocs and parliamentary committees to attend an urgent meeting of the decision on Sunday to take legislative and legal necessary to ask the international Monetary measures that the "Treasury the government is unable to pay and benefits for the people without access to this loan salaries. "