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Parliamentary Finance agrees to amend 27 items in the budget of 2019

A member of the Finance Committee of Parliament, Haneen al-Qaddu, on Saturday, the end of the meeting of the Special Committee to consider amendments to the budget in 2019, noting that the Committee discussed the amendment of 27 items within the budget.

“The Finance Committee in the House of Representatives ended a meeting to discuss the budget items and the amendment of 27 items within them,” Qaddo said in a statement.

He added that “the meeting discussed reducing oil prices within the budget to $ 50, as well as the allocations of the province of Basra and the liberated provinces and the investment budget and reduce the budget deficit.”

He pointed out that “the Finance Committee in the House of Representatives pending the government’s report and the amendments made during the next two days in order to take the final decision on the budget.” Source