Mon Oct 17, 2011
BAGHDAD (Reuters) – The Iraqi central bank official said on Monday that the annual core inflation rate fell to 7.3 percent in September from 7.6 percent in August.
Archive for October 17, 2011
Tags: CBI, Inflation
Mon Oct 17, 2011
Tags: Central bank, Deputy Governor, Economy of Iraq, Inflation, Inflation rate, Iraq, Monetary policy, Saleh
economic analyst, said Abdul Latif Salim said the continued rise in inflation will lead to the reluctance of investors to enter into Iraq for the purpose of investment, calling to find solutions to reduce or minimize the rate of inflation in the country.
Abdel-Salem, according to the Agency (news): The continued rise in the inflation rate for consecutive months in Iraq will lead to a flight of investors from entering the country for the purpose of investment, indicating that inflation is one of the issues that are a sign of weakness in front of the investor and hinder the process of investment within the country.
He noted that this increase is the sequence of inflation came as a result of the presence of imbalances of the structure of the Iraqi economy and the instability of prices in the market.
Tags: Al-Shammari, economy, Economy of Iraq, Iraq, iraqi, Najafi, Policy, Turkey
Expert: the neglect of government behind the deterioration of the Iraqi economy
Government is unable to restore normal life for citizens
The economic expert Kazem Najafi, that all that has been allocated for the public budget is too ambitious to restore infrastructure and reconstruction of Iraq.
He told the “Future of Iraq”: that all available funds for investment projects self can not be met in any way, but completion rates are very few of the projects announced by stressing that direct the majority of resources to satisfy the needs of the consumer will not help in the reconstruction of the country.
Tags: Iraq, Baghdad, United States, Sadrist, Muqtada al-Sadr, Sadrist Movement, Baghdad University, Iraqi people
Baghdad, October 17 / October (Rn) – The Liberal block of the Sadrist movement on Monday to form a committee she has teachers, economists and experts to study the possibility of the distribution of oil imports to the Iraqi people.
The insistence of the Sadrists demand a confirmation of their leader, Moqtada al-Sadr.
Tags: Arab, Arab League, Arab people, Baghdad, Hoshyar Zebari, Iraq, Syria, Turkey
Cairo 17 second Chern / October (Rn) – The Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari said on Monday that he had sent an invitation to the General Secretariat of the Arab League and its Secretary General to visit Iraq in mid next month to discuss the final preparations for the upcoming Arab summit in Baghdad.
Zebari told a joint news conference with the Secretary-General of the Arab League Nabil Arab today that he “discussed with the Secretary-General of the Arab League, all developments on the Arab and Iraqi, particularly Yemen, Libya and Syria,” noting that “the visit of Secretary-General of the Arab League aims to discuss with officials from Baghdad about the Arab Summit the next, and this will certainly be an important to assess the situation. “
Tags: Baghdad, Hoshyar Zebari, Iraq, James Franklin Jeffrey, U.S.–Iraq Status of Forces Agreement, United States Ambassador to Iraq, Washington, zebari
Baghdad and Washington have agreed on the activation of the strategic framework agreement [which was] signed between the two end of the year 2008. This came during a meeting with Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, the U.S. ambassador to Iraq, James Jeffrey.
The two sides discussed, according to a statement issued by the State has received a “morning,” a copy of it, the organization of relations, Iraq – the U.S. after the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country and during the interim period.
Tags: Baghdad, Iraq, iraqi list, Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, Maliki, Nouri al-Maliki, Prime Minister of Iraq, United Nation
Maliki confirms the United Nations Mission for the government’s adherence to an end to create a file group
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, Sunday, the seriousness of the government to end a group to create the end of this year, calling on the United Nations to cooperate with Iraq in all areas, as pointed out the new Special Representative to the United Nations Mission to the situation in Iraq is going up to the ambition .
Advisory board discusses practical mechanism to start implementing the reform of Iraq administrative systemPosted: October 17, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Committee, European Union, Iraq, Prime Minister's Office, U.S. Agency for International Development, United Nation, United States Agency for International Development, World Bank
The Committee discussed the Supreme Administrative reform in a meeting at the headquarters of the advisers in the Prime Minister’s Office with the terms of reference and practical next steps to begin implementation of the reform of administrative system in Iraq.
According to a statement by the Committee received the agency all of Iraq [where] a copy of it “held a lengthy meeting chaired by Chief Adviser Thamer Ghadhban and the presence of international partners from the United Nations and the U.S. Agency for International Development and the World Bank and representatives of the European Union, and representatives of relevant ministries of the Committee, along with a number of experts and advisers in the body. “
Tags: Baghdad, Central Bank Iraq, Council of Representatives of Iraq, Iraq, Kurdish people, Poverty, Unemployment, United Nation
Baghdad, October 17 (Rn) – The Ministry of Planning and Development Cooperation on Monday, announced a plan to run 3 million citizens, stressing that the number of poor in Iraq will reach 5 million people in 2014, instead of the projected estimates by reaching 7 million.
Applauds the countries of the world today, Monday, the anniversary of the World Day against poverty.
Said the spokesman of the Ministry of Planning Abdul-Zahra al-Hindawi told the Kurdish news agency (Rn) that “the Ministry of Planning has developed a plan to run 3 million Iraqi citizens through the activation of the private sector and regulate the distribution of jobs in the government sector.”
Tags: Baghdad, Central Bank Iraq, Finance, Finance Ministry, International Monetary Fund, Iraq, OPEC, Politics of Iraq
CBI calls to review the file operational budget of 2012
Baghdad, October 17 / October (Rn) – The Central Bank of Iraq on Monday and the Ministry of Finance to review the operational part of the budget in 2012.
The Iraqi government announced that Iraq’s budget for 2012 will be $ 112 billion, up 36% from the current year budget, but a deficit of $ 20 billion.
Ministry of Planning: Rise in amounts allocated for investment projects for the current year by 3.8%Posted: October 17, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Arab World, Budget, Dinar, Iraq, Ministry of Planning, Orders of magnitude (numbers), Public works, Saudi Arabia
The Ministry of Planning and Development Cooperation of the high financial allocations for investment projects for the current year by 3.8 percent, indicating that the changes were concentrated in several ministries.
Said the spokesman of the Ministry of Planning and Development Cooperation Abdul-Zahra al-Hindawi said in an interview for “Alsumaria News”, “the outcome of changes to the costs the total investment projects since the beginning of January until the end of August of this year amounted to five trillion and 993 billion and five million dinars to reach total amounts of investment projects, 165 trillion 217 billion and 400 million dinars, after the amounts of assessments for these projects are 159 trillion and 223 billion and 900 million dinars during the same period. “
Tags: Green Zone, Hoshyar Zebari, Iraq, Iraqi people, President of the United States, Special Representative of the Secretary-General, United Nation, United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq
Preparing the United Nations family Monday, October 24 / October at the UN headquarters inside the Green Zone to celebrate the occasion with its national and international.
The ceremony will also see a review of some of the activities undertaken by the United Nations for all Iraqis.
Araji: Finance Minister shows interest in implementing the demands of the chest for the distribution of oil to the Iraqi peoplePosted: October 17, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Baghdad University, Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi, Iraq, iraqi, Iraqi people, Member of Parliament, Minister of Finance, Muqtada al-Sadr
Araji: Finance Minister shows interest in implementing the demands of the chest for the distribution of oil to the Iraqi people
According to a member of parliament for the Liberal bloc Bahaa al-Araji, said Finance Minister Rafie al-Issawi interested in the implementation of the demands of Alsdralkhash the distribution of oil to the Iraqi people.
They said in a statement received by the independent press (Iba) a copy of the meeting with the Minister of Finance to ensure the demands of the most important things that a lot of Mr. Muqtada al-Sadr with respect to the distribution of oil to the Iraqi people, and these demands are the demands of the Iraqi people.
Tags: Eid al-Adha, Iraqi National Accord, Iraqi National Movement, Jalal Talabani, Maliki, Nouri al-Maliki, Saudi Arabia, State of Law Coalition
Baghdad, Oct. 17 (AKnews) – The ongoing dispute between Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki’s State of Law Coalition (SLC) and former Prime Minister Ayyad Allawi’s Iraqiya List about the Erbil Agreement will most likely not be solved in the next couple of weeks.
Mohammed al-Khalidi, member of parliament and member of the Iraqi National Accord movement (INA), which Iraqiya List is a part of, said that the negotiations reached a “blocked end”.
Tags: Ayad Allawi, Iraq, iraqi list, Joe Biden, Maliki, Nouri al-Maliki, United States, United States armed forces
Mustafa al-Moussawi / With: official source in the Office of the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, on Monday, the withdrawal of U.S. forces to air missile batteries on the radar and most of its warplanes.
The source told the future (and) that “air cover declined on a number of UAVs, as is still the U.S. military in connection with the withdrawal of what he has left the aircraft,” pointing out that “the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces Nouri al-Maliki studying mechanisms to fill the void air By the end of this year. “
National investment is the investment activities abroad in Iraq a “betrayal” of the country’s economyPosted: October 17, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Baghdad, Economic, Foreign direct investment, Investment, Iraq, iraqi, Iraqi people, Jordan
promised to the national investment, Sunday, the investment activity of the Iraqi funds abroad, “a betrayal of the country’s economy,” asserting that Arab states do not have any investment activity in Iraq and seeks only to conclude contracts that make a profit to them.
A spokesman for the national investment Faili Thaer’s “Twilight News”, “The investment activity carried out by some of the owners of capital from Iraqis abroad is a betrayal of the national economy.”
He explained that “the investment stands counter to any investment activity abroad in Iraq,” calling for “all Iraqi investors to invest in their own country, which suffers from considerable backwardness in economic activity.”
Tags: Auction, bank, Central Bank Iraq, Currency, Dinar, exchange rate, Iraq, Price
The latest daily currency auction was held in the Central Bank of Iraq on the 17-OCT-2011. The results were as follows:
|Number of banks||23|
|Auction price selling dinar / US$||1170|
|Auction price buying dinar / US$||—–|
|Amount sold at auction price (US$)||202,132,000|
|Amount purchased at Auction price (US$)||—–|
|Total offers for buying (US$)||202,132,000|
|Total offers for selling (US$)||—–|
Attorney Abtan: activating the private sector will reduce the financial corruption in economic projectsPosted: October 17, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Baghdad, Economic sector, economy, Economy of Iraq, Government agency, Iraq, National Alliance, Private sector
I exclude a member of the economic and parliamentary deputy / National Alliance / Abdul-Hussein Abtan, from a financial and administrative corruption in the private sector when it is involvement in the process of development and economic projects of the country, calling for the need to develop regulations and laws when activating the private sector.
Tags: Government agency, Iraq, Iraqi government, iraqi list, Jubouri, Member of Parliament, middle east, Politics of Iraq
Showed Iraqi MP Salim Abdullah Jubouri was surprised at the survival of the Agency’s work in different state institutions to the present day, revealing that the figures announced in this regard quite astonishing.
Jubouri said, told the independent press (Iba) more than (3000) director general in the Iraqi government who hold office by proxy, also announced that the Integrity Commission, parliamentary, as well as (19) a division commander all appointed by proxy, and many others who are scattered in the joints of the state. (more…)
Tags: Iraq, iraqi list, National Alliance, News agency, Nouri al-Maliki, Public opinion, Security, Security service (telecommunication)
A member of the National Alliance for the Liberal bloc Jawad Alshahyla that the security file was suffering from a security leaders stay in place without change and the lack of intelligence effort.
Alshahyla said in a statement to the news agency of public opinion (and babysit) on Monday: “The security file is suffering from deficiency of the survival of the same security leaders since the fall of the former regime so far with little progress.”
Deputy for Iraq: al-Dulaimi, will remain defense minister and al-Asadi of the interior life of the government until the end ofPosted: October 17, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Ayad Allawi, Iraq, iraqi list, Maliki, Member of Parliament, Ministry of Defence, Nouri al-Maliki, President of Iraq
accused MP / coalition in Iraq / Fri Ibrahim, Prime Minister of obstructing resolution of the security ministries and not serious in the end of this file, unlikely that there will be Minister of Defense and Interior in this election cycle.
The House of Representatives voted a majority for a vote of confidence to the government of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, without the security ministries on 21 December last year.
Ibrahim said in a statement (the Agency news) on Monday: that the Iraqi List, presented several figures to take over the position of the Ministry of Defence but the commander of the armed forces, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki did not agree no character of the figures.
Tags: Investment, Investor, Iraq, Law, Member of Parliament, Politics of Iraq, Public housing, Single Window System
The member of the Committee on the economy and investment parliamentary and MP / National Alliance / Amer winner, to pay attention to the law of the single window that did not do the job so far, leading to Investment Iraqi investors their money abroad.
The winner of the statement (of the Agency news ) on Monday: “After the significant increase in the field of Construction and Housing and the increase of investment projects was supposed to on the Iraqi government attention to the law of the acrid one who did not do the job so far and still stimulate weak, making many investors are investing their money outside the country.
Hassan Jihad: A delegation of Kurdistan government reach Baghdad this week .. And will sign a new agreement with MalikiPosted: October 17, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Arbil, Baghdad, Barham Salih, kurdistan, Kurdistan Regional government, Kurdistan Toilers Party, Massoud Barzani, Nouri al-Maliki
MP for / coalition of Kurdish blocs / Hassan Jihad, on the visit of a delegation from the Kurdistan region to Baghdad this week under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Barham Saleh, revealing that the delegation will sign new agreements and will receive written assurances from the Prime Minister the implementation of this the agreements.
The delegation was political Kurdistan, who visited Baghdad two weeks ago and met with Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki presented his report to the representatives of the forces and political parties of Kurdistan yesterday, describing the results of his meetings with the President and the Prime Minister and Chairman of the House of Representatives and the forces and the Iraqi political parties was positive.
Tags: Iraq, iraqi list, Maliki, Member of Parliament, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Defense, Nouri al-Maliki, United States Secretary of Defense
Amam and Dad / With: MP for the Iraqi List, Hassan al-Jubouri, on Monday, it would be futile to present new candidates for the ministry of defense, he did not receive any legal response list on the former snuff.
Jubouri said to the reporter and the news agency the future (and) said: “Iraq List did not receive any legal response on nine candidates nominated by Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to fill one position of Secretary of Defense,” noting that “the rejection came in the media just did not show the Prime Minister the reasons for rejection of legal terms. “
“What is the feasibility of new candidates sent to the Ministry of Defence if Iraq did not receive a response to the now legal on former candidates,” stressing that “Iraq will not give up the maturity of the Ministry of Defense.”
Tags: Arbil, Iraq, Iraqi Kurdistan, kurdistan, Kurdistan Region, Kurdistan Regional government, Massoud Barzani, UK Trade & Investment
Erbil, capital of the Kurdistan Region, will this month host Iraq’s largest international trade fair for the seventh consecutive year. More than 850 exhibitors from over 20 countries are participating in the exhibition.
Decision-makers from not only the Kurdistan Region but also other parts of Iraq are expected to visit the exhibition to meet the national and international exhibitors.
Tags: Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, ArabNews, European Union, Jeddah, King Abdullah, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, United States
JEDDAH: The newly established Ministry of Housing is planning to implement a seven-point strategy to solve the country’s housing problem and achieve the goal of making every citizen a house owner. The ministry wants to enable the housing market to meet growing demand, make available adequate amount of developed land for building houses and enact new laws to help citizens obtain their own houses.
The ministry also aims to improve the ability of citizens to purchase houses, make more homes available at cheaper prices, allow construction of multistory buildings and prevent disorganized residential districts.