KUWAIT: Kuwait has asked Iraq to issue passports to 42,000 Iraqis residing in Kuwait as stateless residents, head of the state’s Central Agency for Remedying Illegal Residents Issues announced recently. Speaking during a seminar held at a diwaniya in Yarmouk, Saleh Al-Fadhalah explained that during Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki’s visit to Kuwait, he was informed about “42,000 Iraqis living in Kuwait, claiming to be stateless.” Officials asked that they be “issued Iraqi passports to so that work permits can be issued. This is because Kuwait does not plan to deport them to Iraq.” (more…)
Archive for May 2, 2012
Dinar exchange rate issue at the table of prime minister; Ministers and CBI discuss why fluctuations in IQDPosted: May 2, 2012 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Central bank, Central Bank Iraq, exchange rate, Iraq, Iraqi dinar, Legal Affairs, prime minister, Secretary-General of the Council of the European Union
According to a statement of the Office of Shaways received Alstqama electronic copy of it: that of the advisers in the Prime Minister made a presentation to the causes of fluctuation in the rate of exchange of the dinar against foreign currencies and the merits of the issue, with the central bank governor explained away, and after officials on the subject of extensive debates. (more…)
Maliki declares readiness to discuss Erbil agreement with leaders after the five blocs threatened withdraw of confidence (two articles)Posted: May 2, 2012 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Ammar al-Hakim, Arbil, Iraq, iraqi list, Maliki, National Iraqi Alliance, Nouri al-Maliki, prime minister
Article One: Maliki declares its readiness to implement the Erbil Iraqi leaders calls for dialogue and wise is supported by
Date: Wednesday, 02-05-2012 09: 43 pm
Baghdad (newsletter) …Islamic Supreme Council President Ammar wise support to Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, the Iraqi list, Maliki invited to sit at the table of dialogue through the National Conference. (more…)
With the decline in value of the dinar amid disagreements between the central bank and the government .. Iraqis trust the dollar .. And preferences on the local currencyPosted: May 2, 2012 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Baghdad, bank, Central Bank Iraq, Currency, Iraq, Iraqi dinar, Shorja, United States dollar
Most Iraqis would prefer to deal in dollars rather than local currency reflecting the lack of confidence in national currency by the citizens. Experts blame this phenomenon to the large fluctuations in the value of the dinar since the nineties, which was born out of fear and concern among many of the loss. (more…)
Tags: Baghdad, Bet Nahrain Democratic Party, Democracy, Iraq, Jalal Talabani, Kurdistan Regional government, Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, talabani
Wednesday, 02 May 2012 22:57
Erbil (AIN) –The President, Jalal al-Talabani, assured “No continuity of life in Iraq without democracy and getting religious, national and sectarian rights.”
The website of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan cited “Talabani received in the political office of the PUK a delegation from Bet Nahrain Democratic Party headed by, Romeo Hakkari, where he assured that the PUK wish to strengthen the relations with this party.” (more…)
Tags: Baghdad, God, Iraq, Iraqi government, Khawr Abd Allah, kuwait, Kuwaiti, Politics of Iraq
BAGHDAD (Iba) / follow up / .. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait that the meetings conducted by a few days ago in Baghdad with the Iraqi government resulted in an agreement on the demarcation of the border Bashklnhaúa, pointing out that the issue of Iraqi debt to Kuwait had not been addressed during these meetings.
U.S. Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait Khaled Al-Jarallah, in a press statement yesterday, said that the meetings that took place in Baghdad has left a number of the most important maintenance agreements marks the border between the two countries.
Tags: Baghdad, House of Al-Sabah, Iraq, kuwait, Kuwaiti, Saddam Hussein, Umm Qasr, United Nation
Kuwait and Iraq have jointly asked the United Nations to start repairing border markers, delayed for years due to Iraqi objections, a senior Kuwaiti official said on Wednesday.
Kuwait’s permanent representative to the U.N. Mansoor al-Oteibi told the official KUNA news agency the request was made in a joint letter by him and his Iraqi counterpart, Hamed al-Bayati, on Tuesday.=
“We requested a meeting with (Undersecretary General for Political Affairs) B. Lynn Pascoe this week to discuss taking the necessary measures to start the maintenance work on the border markers,” Oteibi said. (more…)
Tags: Central bank, Central Bank Iraq, Currency, Economy of Iraq, exchange rate, Hard currency, Iraq, Iraqi dinar
At the time saw it as a number of specialists to the delivery of the auction will result in a government bank to increase the value of the dinar against the U.S. dollar level can not be controlled, others stressed that the conversion of the task of selling the hard currency from the central bank to state bank may not resolve the problem once and for all,
A member of the Commission secretary Hadi: The real exchange rate and the actual is the one who sells Government 1118 dinars per dollar, and the crackdown of the Central Bank to sell the currency prompted the companies to buy dollars from banks at a higher price from the decision, (more…)
Invitations for banks to invest in Iraq as funds are frozen for service projects due to sanctions; Lift of Chapter VII a necessityPosted: May 2, 2012 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Baghdad, Central bank, Chapter VII of the United Nations Charter, Iraq, kuwait, List of banks in Iraq, Ministry of Finance, United Nation
On: Wednesday 5/2/2012 6:27
The member of the Finance Committee MP Faleh applicable, to the need to invest the money in the Iraqi international banks for investment projects to serve the country.
The effect (of the Agency news): The Iraqi funds “frozen” in the global banks too big and we have to invest in investment projects varied both within the country or outside it, as projects housing or industry or services, by the Ministry of Finance and Central Bank in order to diversify revenue Finance of the country. (more…)
Tags: Central bank, Central Bank Iraq, Currency, exchange rate, Iraq, Iraqi dinar, Jordanian dinar, United States dollar
BAGHDAD / JD smashed the Iraqi Central Bank auction on Wednesday, all indexes of the previous and the dollar amounts sold, where he now sells more than half a billion dollars at prices less than market prices by 10 points. (more…)
Tags: Ayad Allawi, Baghdad, Iraq, Iraqi National Movement, Jalal Talabani, Maliki, middle east, Nouri al-Maliki
Wednesday, 02 May 2012 11:44 | | |
Baghdad (AIN) –The cousin of the head of the Iraqiya Slate, Ayad Allawi, was assassinated in western Baghdad on Wednesday.
Security source stated to AIN “Unidentified gunmen shot, Sabah Allawi, in front of his house in Harthiya area of western Baghdad,” without giving further details.
Progress of the Institute of Development Policy held a symposium to discuss the reality of investment in IraqPosted: May 2, 2012 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Baghdad, Economy of Iraq, Iraq, iraqi, Khor Al-Zubair, Sami al-Araji, Shatt al-Arab, Umm Qasr
On: Tuesday 01/05/2012 19:15
Institute held the progress of the development policy seminar to discuss the expanded investment map in Iraq .. Guest, Dr. Sami al-Araji, during which Chairman of the National Investment pm Saturday, 04.28.2012.
At the start of the seminar which was attended by a group of experts and those interested in economic affairs of Iraq Dr. Mahdi Al-Hafiz President of the Institute for some aspects of the rate of investment in Iraq .. (more…)
Tags: fund, Iraq, iraqi, kuwait, Monday, Nouri al-Maliki, Saudi Arabia, Singapore
Company F predicted. Mother. G Swedish investment funds to manage strong growth of the shares, although the Iraqi instability that afflict the security situation in the country.
The director of the Fund’s basic F. M. G Johan cam in Singapore on Monday, “The increased demand for oil is expected to stimulate the economy and increase the income of consumers in Iraq.” (more…)
Tags: Baghdad, Foreign minister, Government, Iraq, kuwait, Kuwaiti, Ministerial Committee, Nouri al-Maliki
Wednesday, 02 May 2012
Baghdad (AIN) -MP Alliya Nusayif of Iraqiya Hurra Bloc called the legislative authority to demand the Ministerial Committee formed to discuss the outstanding issues with Kuwait to present the agreements concluded with Kuwait to the Parliament during the next session of the parliament. (more…)
Tags: Council of Representatives of Iraq, Federal Court of Appeal, House of Representatives, Iraq, Iraqi Council of Representatives, Kurdish people, London, Olympic
Erbil, May 2 / May (Rn) – A member of the Iraqi Council of Representatives for a coalition of Kurdish blocs, on Wednesday, that the Council will vote during its 38th regular tomorrow on six draft laws on most notably the development of electricity in the country and the loss of Olympic team in Asian qualifying for the London Olympics because of an error management. (more…)
Tags: Arbil, Iraq, iraqi list, Jalal Talabani, kurdistan, Massoud Barzani, Muqtada al-Sadr, State of Law Coalition
Posted 02/05/2012 07:46 AM
Babinaoz (Reuters) – announced the Preparatory Committee for the meeting raised the national agenda of the meeting to President Jalal Talabani. This information coincides with the expression of the National Alliance for optimism in the presence of the Iraqi List, future meetings of the Preparatory Committee, urged the Kurdistan Alliance bloc to the rest of the political blocs not to put pre-conditions for the convening of this conference. (more…)
Tags: Amman, Board of Directors, Iraq, iraqi, kuwait, natural gas, United Nation, United Nations Security Council resolution
(KUNA) – The President of the Board of Directors of the Public Authority for Assessment of Compensation for the loss of Iraqi aggression Mudhaf Khaled Ahmed, the need to continue the regular filing in the Compensation Fund to five percent of the proceeds from the sale of all exports of oil and petroleum products and natural gas to Iraq.
The Mudhaf in the word of Kuwait in the opening session of 73 of the United Nations Compensation to deposit regular come and according to the UN Security Council Resolution 1956 to the year 2010 in addition to five percent of the value of any payments of non-cash oil and petroleum products and natural gas. (more…)
Tags: Ahmed Hassan, Baghdad, Credit card, Finance Committee, Iraq, List of banks in Iraq, News agency, United States Senate Committee on Finance
Date: Wednesday, 02-05-2012 07: 49 am
Baghdad (newsletter) … Deputy Chairman of the Finance Committee stressed the Deputy/Coalition blocs alkordstanet Ahmed Hassan feyzullah, need credit card work in all Iraqi banks branches of public and private, to facilitate the citizen’s finances.
He said Faizullah (News News Agency): credit card work in Iraqi banks cultural phenomenon is followed in most global banks to facilitate financial transactions for citizens, pointing out that most global banks began using these modern techniques, but Iraq, being still lacks awareness necessary to understand how to work with these modern phenomena. (more…)
Tags: ATM Card, bank, Central Bank Iraq, Iraq, Islam, Islamic banking, Murabaha, Nasiriyah
Wed, 2 May 2012 time: 10:12
Elaph Islamic Bank opened a new branch in the city of Nasiriyah, to be the first Islamic bank approved by the Central Bank of Iraq, which offers its services to the children of the province of Dhi Qar.
The technical aide to the President of the Board of Dhi Qar, Al-Hussein Abdul-Hadi favorite Nasiriyah News Network, that the bank is one of the most important banks in the whole of Iraq, where many are active in the fields of trade and economic development. (more…)
Tags: Council of Ministers, Democratic Patriotic Alliance of Kurdistan, Hoshyar Zebari, House of Representatives, Iraq, kurdistan, Massoud Barzani, Saleh al-Mutlaq
On: Wednesday 5/2/2012 9:54
Unique term deployment of a full text of the Convention of Arbil, with the sub-agreements between the Kurdistan Alliance and a coalition of state law and the coalition in Iraq and the Kurdistan Alliance. And that the term and as promised its readers and in response to demands made by the religious authority in Najaf and popular demands, fulfill its promise, despite the delay and the reason for the delay that took place,
The term made great efforts in order to detect all of the Convention and its Annexes and side agreements between the political blocs.
We would like to note that what was published by some newspapers and websites not only part of the general lines of the Convention.
Minutes of the meeting of the Committee monitoring the implementation of agreements (more…)
Tags: Auction, Central bank, Central Bank Iraq, Currency, Dinar, exchange rate, Iraq, Iraqi dinar
The latest daily currency auction was held in the Central Bank of Iraq on the 2-MAY-2012. The results were as follows:
|Number of banks||15|
|Auction price selling dinar / US$||1166|
|Auction price buying dinar / US$||—–|
|Amount sold at auction price (US$)||121,524,000|
|Amount purchased at Auction price (US$)||—–|
|Total offers for buying (US$)||121,524,000|
|Total offers for selling (US$)||—–|
Tags: Ayad Allawi, Baghdad, Iraq, iraqi list, National Alliance, national coalition, National Iraqi Alliance, Political coalition
Date: Wednesday, 02-05-2012 12: 10 pm
Baghdad (newsletter) … Deputy Minister/National Alliance Jaafar al-Musawi, right/clusters in an amendment conference room paper prepared by the National Alliance and opinion. (more…)
Tags: Baghdad, iraqi list, Jalal Talabani, kurdistan, Maliki, Meeting, National Iraqi Alliance, Political coalition
Completed the National Alliance, the numbers of the agenda of the meeting, the national year as waiting for the political parties scheduled to take place in Baghdad. The MP for the coalition of state law Abdul Salam al-Maliki said the National Alliance completed its final schedule for the meeting the national waiting time is in the process to take place. Maliki said that “the agenda of the meeting will be presented to President Jalal Talabani (more…)