OIL: We saw negative prices recently, but it has shot back up to almost $40. This shouldn’t come as a surprise – OIL is a necessary commodity, the world isn’t going to stop using or needing it anytime soon, and Iraq has a lot. Conclusion: Good for Iraq. GOI (Government of Iraq): Our new guy in office Kazzamie continues to plow through obstacles, protests against the former PMs are fading in the rear view mirror quickly, and the list of accomplishments is getting more impressive by the day. My opinion on the Budget is pretty simple: It doesn’t have to be announced prior to an RV, the future rate of the Iraqi Dinar doesn’t need to be published in it. Kazzamie is weeding through the mess, doing positive things, moving the ship forward. Also noteworthy is an article…CNN. Broadcasting That “It is possible to raise the exchange rate of the dinar against the dollar,“!If this kind of stuff doesn’t put a smile on your face, nothing will!