Iraq Finance Committee: GOI is trying to undermine the independence of the CBI
BAGHDAD / JD / .. revealed Parliamentary Finance Committee for attempts by the government to undermine the independence of the central bank.
said the Commission’s decision Iraqi List MP Ahmed electrodes for / JD /: “The numerous attempts by the government is seeking to undermine the independence of the central bank.” ( as he put it).
did not reveal electrodes are attempts by the government to control the central bank.
government denied its quest to link the bank .. The Secretary General of the Council on the Keywords in an earlier statement that “the Iraqi government did not ask for linking the central bank council or even trying to weaken its independence”.
was Iraqi Parliament Speaker Osama al-Nujaifi stressed the need for non-dependency bank to the government, so as to prevent the seizure of Iraq’s money or implementation Conditions International issued against him by creditors.
while warned parliamentary Finance Committee of the danger of attempts on the reserve of Iraq’s $ 64 billion.
was brought Najafi message to al-Maliki, after authorization granted by the Federal Court for the owners to control the independent institutions and attached to his office PC, asking him not to intervention in matters central bank and the statement of the functions and duties of the bank, one of the independent institutions.
The House of Representatives revealed his conception of the documents and recordings of well-known politicians likely involved laundering money and deposited in the banks of some of Iraq’s neighbors.
has held the Finance Committee in the Iraqi parliament conference Press a few weeks ago, made the involvement of (5-6) political figures with money laundering.
Speaking to a member of the Finance Committee parliamentary deputy state law Haitham al-Jubouri / a JD /: that the committee came to the documents and recordings of a number of politicians accused of money laundering and deposited in banks Albuldna neighboring. “
said Jubouri that “politicians involved laundering money they deposit large sums in banks Emirates, Jordan and Lebanon.”
He believed not familiar with the central bank governor this breaches and mafias completed money laundering in collaboration with networks within the bank.
revealed Jubouri “formation of a committee close to Parliament based on Article 103 II of the Iraqi constitution to uncover the truth names involved money laundering, Mtdarka: But there are still some doubts, you must make sure that the archives and information in detail.
hinted member of the Finance Committee to parking big heads behind these mafias.
, the Iraqi government has asked the central bank to slow down the process of printing currency and put it early in 2013, according to U.S. Bank officials.
central bank is an independent body, founded in 1947 by a Royal Decree and was formerly called the National Bank of Iraq.