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Parliamentary Finance sets next Thursday as the date for voting on the 2021 budget

The Finance Committee has set, Friday, February 19, 2021, the date for voting on the federal budget for 2021.

Committee member Sadiq Al-Sultani, according to the official agency, suggested that “next Thursday will be the date for voting on the 2021 budget after reaching a final government agreement regarding the region’s oil exports,” indicating that “the government and the region’s delegation have reached a semi-final agreement on the region’s oil exports and its share in the budget. “.

He added that “the agreement is to deliver 250 thousand in-kind barrels per day in favor of the National Oil Marketing Company (SOMO), and the remaining production will be paid in the form of production, marketing and domestic consumption costs in the region.”