Office: Abadi will give candidates a technocratic independent bodies and senior positions [Extended]

2016/8/21 18:49

[Oan- Baghdad]

Announced the Prime Minister's Office, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi would soon present candidates from specialists and technocrats to head the independent bodies, and senior positions.

A spokesman for the office, Saad al-Hadithi in a statement received by all of Iraq [where] a copy of it, "came the House of Representatives approval to give confidence to the five ministers who presented them Haider al-Abadi Prime Minister as an important step in the government's reform path, where the new ministers apply to them standards and specifications of technocrats understand experts and specialists in their field and have years of service functional and long experience accumulated in the administrative ministries that have chosen or in other state institutions. "

He added that he "already Ebadi that gave the names of most of them in the list of technocrats. They are not politicians and this important development is happening for the first time at the level of commissioning positions of ministerial and falls within the framework of the reform program, which was adopted Abadi regarding the development of standards and requirements of the professional assigned to senior government positions and the involvement of the administrative and scientific Iraqi competencies to take responsibility and manage the affairs of state, this step marks the beginning of the quality of the work, according to this vision. "

He pointed out that "the Prime Minister is determined that this approach is being circulated at the level of the Presidency of the independent bodies and agencies and the rest of the top positions in the state and will be nominated for these positions is available in front of apply specifications and conditions required and away from political affiliations and this is what works to achieve Abadi soon." .

Sabri pointed out that "In the context of government action continued to strengthen the security system and upgrading the capabilities of Iraq's security and to take advantage of all the advanced tools in enhancing the security effort and update methods and the development of the approved plans in this aspect and employing electronic surveillance and communications technology and increased reliance on intelligence effort to detect and to pursue and prosecute cells and terrorist elements and criminal Council of Ministers has approved the formation of a supreme committee comprising representatives from the ministries of defense and internal communications, electricity and Chancellery of the National security and the province and the Municipality of Baghdad. "

He explained that the committee "powers of seeking the opinion of the need of specialists to take over the project study integrated surveillance system for the city of Baghdad and the development of techniques and methods of implementation of the required mechanisms, according to the outputs of consultancy study submitted by international companies specialized in this aspect and prioritize the implementation phases of the project according to the recommendations, that the Ministry of communications to provide support and backing in terms of infrastructure in all technologies available and logistics for the success of this strategic project in coordination with the ministries and the relevant authorities. "

He said that "In the same context, the Cabinet decided to allocate about eight billion dinars from the emergency reserve to the chancellorship of national security for the purpose of providing technical services to the intelligence center reference system."

And went newborn "The government, despite the precarious financial conditions of complex economic conditions and imposed pressure on costs and determine the priorities in spending, it strives to improve the health situation and raise the level of medical and therapeutic services provided to fighters our valiant and citizen of Iraq and is taking this sector of great importance that the health services contribute to the effort to support the combat troops from Iraq during the care of the wounded and provide them with the necessary treatment as well as provide necessary medical care for the rest of the Iraqi citizens. "

He noted the media spokesman for the Prime Minister's Office that "the Council of Ministers approved the establishment of the Ministry of Planning to include hospitals Capacity projects of 400 beds, which reached completion to 85% or more within strategic projects ratio to ensure the completion of deliverables under the bond and bind the Ministry of Health to complete these hospitals."

The newborn as "the Council of Ministers approved the establishment of the Ministry of Health to announce the purchase of ambulances, the amount available at the ministry's twenty billion dinars from 2015, said the ministry is coordinating with the Ministry of Finance in the disbursement of the amount on the budget in 2016 and authorized the Ministry of Health the power to determine the technical specifications and the number and types of cars." noting that "these resolutions come to develop the infrastructure of the health sector and increase the capacity of government hospitals and the addition of new health facilities with necessary medical equipments and equipment."

He pointed to "the context of upgrading the government's performance and provide the required services to citizens and to improve the living conditions of Iraqis, the government continues to follow the procedures to this end, where paid great attention to the many strategic projects that affect the lives of citizens and issued a number of decisions to improve the fact the service in the various governorates of Iraq after steps It carried out by the government with regard to the provision of basic services to the province of Basra in the field of electricity and address the problem of salinity and provide for the people of Basra drinking water. "

He pointed to "the government's efforts to develop the marshlands and upgrading the reality of living in the Cabinet's decision came to address service problems of the city of Essaouira through the funding of a sanitation project in which six billion dinars for the resumption of the Chinese company's business in the completion of the parts that have been initiated in addition to the funding of the Ministry of Housing and municipalities amounting to two billion dinars for the completion of municipal services in the district of Essaouira. "

He stressed that "the commitment of the government approving the general budget of the Federal Republic of Iraq for the project in accordance with the time limits specified in the financial management of the state of law, the Council of Ministers has begun discussing the terms of the paragraphs of the budget submitted by the Ministry of Finance a draft order of the Council on the speed of project approval and forwarded to the Parliament in early so that the Parliament vote on it before the start of the new fiscal year so as to ensure the regularity of the functioning of the state institutions and the lack of any delay or confusion in the government's performance in fulfilling the government needed for the continuation of the financial requirements smoothly in various institutions, as a result of the delay, which could happen in case of delay legislation budget Law. "