Archive for May 13, 2013

Economic parliamentary demanding quick action to stop the rise in the dollar exchange rate

Student member of the Economic Commission bloc MP Abdul Hussein Abtan citizen all competent authorities to take swift action to halt the rise in the dollar exchange rate. (more…)

Expressed the Presidency of the Council of Representatives their full support for the central bank to scrutinize the work of private banks and reform measures that include adjust the exchange rate of the dollar and reduce the phenomenon of money laundering. (more…)

Economic analyst: CBI balance of hard currency will support Iraqi dinar
13-05-2013 10:33 AM

Baghdad (newsletter). Economic analyst Abdel Salem Al-uqaili warned, nice lending part of the Central Bank’s cash reserve in the country’s investment projects, because it would harm the economy and national currency.

He said Al-uqaili (News Agency): to increase the Central Bank’s balance of foreign currency to more than 74 billion dollars, will boost the value of Iraqi dinar and enhances the strength of the national economy. (more…)

Monday, 13 May 2013 16:12 | | |

Baghdad (AIN) -The parliament Economy and Investment Committee discussed including Iraq in New York Agreement for 1958.

The parliament’s Media Office reported “The parliament Economy and Investment Committee held a meeting on last Sunday headed by MP Mohammed Salman, Vice-Chairman of the Committee in presence of representatives from the Ministries of Planning, Trade and Finance and the Supreme Judicial Council as well as a delegation from the US Trade Ministry.” (more…)

13-05-2013 12:06 PM

Baghdad (newsletter).The Director of the Office of the United Nations Development Programme Iraq Peter Batchelor, the lack of security and political stability behind the country’s development stalled.

Batchelor said in an interview with (News Agency): that the United Nations had made progress during the past 10 years in achieving development goals especially in Iraq, he said: we believe that without the stability of the political and security situation development evolution can never get in Iraq. (more…)

The latest daily currency auction was held in the Central Bank of Iraq on the 13-May-2013. The results were as follows:

Number of banks 27
Auction price selling dinar / US$ 1166
Auction price buying dinar / US$ —–
Amount sold at auction price (US$) 223,177,000
Amount purchased at Auction price (US$) —–
Total offers for buying (US$) 223,177,000
Total offers for selling (US$) —–

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