Budget amendments are required to review licensing contracts and deducted 3% of employees and retirees


Reached the joint committees set up by the government and parliament to put the final touches on the budget in 2016, to the deduction of 3% of the salaries of employees and retirees to provide 2 trillion dinars was added to the allocation of the crowd and the displaced.

In order to address the budget deficit, Sejer those with the martyrs who paid a salary another, between one Almertban. He also added a paragraph to the joint committees the budget law, which is expected to be submitted to Parliament today, the government is required to reconsider the rounds of licenses and re-drafted and amended in line with the current oil prices. Deputies had uncovered (range), recently, for joint meetings with government committees in the palaces of a Council of Ministers with a view to speed up the pass the budget law. He attributed the delay of Representatives put the budget until the end of the week, to the sudden drop in oil prices earlier this week. MP says Masood Haider, a member of the Parliamentary Finance Committee (range), said that "the most prominent adjustments made to the draft federal budget law by the government and the Finance Committees Parliamentary is the deduction of 3% of the salaries of retirees after has their discussion with the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi."
He said Haider said that "the deduction of all retirees of the Iraqi state will provide budget funds of up to 1.5 trillion dinars," explaining that "40% of this amount, which is estimated at 600 billion dinars, will be allocated to the displaced, but the rest, with an estimated 900 billion dinars, will go to support the popular crowd. "
The member of the Finance Committee said, "After this budget allocations have become popular crowd 3 trillion dinars, compared to 1.8 trillion dinars for the displaced," noting that "in light of these customizations for the displaced, all displaced families will receive 250 thousand dinars per month."
He describes a member of the bloc Kurdish change amendments made to the draft budget as a "big action", but he pointed out that "the total budget, not of changing the has stayed the same, or about 105 trillion dinars; 76% of the operating budget, and 24% of the investment budget."
It notes the MP Masood Haider that "the budget numbers is the theory of numbers and the government will spend in the light of the actual revenue generated from the sale of oil." Haider reveals that "the Iraqi state expenses, with all its institutions, including the military expenditures in 2015 amounted to about 70 trillion dinars," these figures are expected to increase in 2016.
Attention Kurdish lawmaker that "among the amendments that have been added to the budget given a choice employee with the martyr between his salary and personal salary martyr law," but he predicted "not to pass this paragraph in Wednesday's session on the grounds that Iraq has a large amount of martyrs."
It goes MP Masood Haider saying that "among other amendments to the budget is the allocation of 50% of border crossings to maintain revenues, which has an outlet like Basra and other border," adding it was "a step to support these border provinces."
And about keeping the price of oil to $ 45 a barrel despite the new wave of landing, Haider says that "change the price of credit is not competent powers of parliament and its committees, but from the jurisdiction of the government," asserting that his committee had discussed the matter with the Prime Minister. Attention member of the Finance Committee that "the Committee meeting involved Prime Minister. Minister of opinion that the same amendment in oil prices will lead to a review of all federal budget and the budgets of the ministries and institutions and change the terms of their numbers."
Stresses MP Masood Haider said, "it is necessary to fulfill its pledge to the Oil Ministry to export 4 million barrels a day to address the decline in world oil prices."
Haider pointed out that "the amendments to the budget obliges the government to reconsider the rounds of licenses and re-drafted and amended in line with the oil price at the moment."
The Investment Committee and the economy attributed the delay in adoption of the budget debt to the international oil companies operating in the central and southern governorates, which is estimated at 20 billion dollars, which must be repaid in 2016.
Commission on Investment, and the economy is expected to witness a parliament session on Wednesday, the inclusion of the budget law on the agenda for a vote, after the government completed its committees and financial adjustments required.
MP says Najiba Najib (range), that "the budget next year will be an emergency budget, as will all the revenue that the government will direct exchange", noting that "the ratification of the budget would give legal legitimacy to the government operations spending."
The political differences have prevented pass the 2014 budget, the government has relied on the limited powers of its expenses. And demanding political blocs government to provide an inventory account for the expenses of last year.
MP Najib pointed out that "the government has embarked on the implementation of the new salary scale, which included a reduction in the first and second grades and salaries of the third and a slight increase to the lower grades," indicating that "the government will send a bill to reduce or regulate the salaries of staff allocations."
The Commission expects the economy that provides him a member of the new salary system and allowances around 1.7 trillion dinars.
Najib and emphasizes that "amendments include the deduction of 3% of all state employees totaling in all state institutions nearly 4 million employees."
It is noteworthy that the Council of Ministers approved, the last mid-October, on the recommendations of the reform of the system of employees' salaries.
Kurdish MP asserts that "the share of the Kurdistan region of 17% remains as it is and will not are unchanged."
Furthermore, Najib said at a press conference that "there are some deputies of the State of Law bloc collected the signatures submitted in the form of a proposal to the Presidency of the Council of Representatives and the Finance Committee in Parliament include the reduction of the Kurdistan region proportion of the general budget from 17% to 13%," indicating that " the budget bill was prepared by the Council of Ministers and not Parliament and intercept some lawmakers to balance the region is unacceptable and unconstitutional. "
She said a member of the Kurdistan Democratic bloc to "increase or decrease the rate is linked to the Kurdistan region to conduct general census," asking the government to "increase the proportion of the region from the budget and not think about the reduced because there are large numbers of displaced people in the cities of the Kurdistan region."
In a lengthy meeting, the parliamentary finance committee has informed the Economic Commission on the most prominent changes that took place on the budget bill.
Says committee member Rep. Nur Albjara that "there is a reduction of long sections of goods and services and all government institutions, as well as fuel and cars of these institutions."
She explained Albjara (range) that "next year's budget reduced the number of cars per minister of 20 cars to four cars," predicting that "the measure will save big money for the budget." Also allocated 3 cars for people with special grades, according to the MP.