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Samson:  Kurdistan: Peshmerga allocations have increased in the federal budget for 2020 .. and are satisfied with our share

12th September, 2020
The deputy of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan in the House of Representatives, Sherwan Mirza, announced, Saturday, that the Kurdistan region is satisfied with its share in the fiscal budget for the year 2020.

A member of the Parliamentary Finance Committee, Sherwan Mirza, said that “the proportion of the Kurdistan region in the federal budget for the year 2020.  It amounts to 12.67, about more than 12 trillion Iraqi dinars.”

He added: “The draft financial budget law has not yet reached the House of Representatives,” noting that “the Council of Ministers will hold a meeting on Monday on the special budget for 2020, and then the project will be transferred to the House of Representatives.”

He stressed that “the Kurdistan region is satisfied with its share in the fiscal budget for the year 2020,” noting that “the salaries of the peshmerga rose in the 2020 budget to 76 billion dinars, meaning that the annual allocations of the peshmerga salaries are 912 billion dinars.”   LINK


Don961:  Representative Finance: The budget submitted by the government is a draft subject to change, and it is for two months

Baghdad / Al-Akhbariya:

Member of the Parliamentary Finance Committee, Jamal Cougar, revealed, on Sunday, the details of the 2020 budget that the government submitted several days ago to Parliament, indicating that the budget presented will be for two months and may be approved or delayed.

Cougar said in a televised statement followed by Al-Akhbariya, “The budget presented will be for two months and may be approved or delayed.”

He added, “An increase in the number of employees, the Corona pandemic and other economic crises is what increased the budget numbers.”

He continued, “During the past years, Iraq has not been able to overcome the rentier issue and move to the multiplicity of resources, and the current budget is very difficult for it to overcome the economic crisis in the country during this period.”   link


Don961:  Baghdad today publishes the proposed text for the 2020 budget

1,580 Policy 09/12/2020 19:00   Baghdad Today – Baghdad

Baghdad publishes today the proposed text of the 2020 budget bill submitted by the government To access and browse it, click here

On Saturday, September 12, 2020, a parliamentary source revealed special details of the 2020 budget, which Parliament intends to discuss after its approval by the government, especially with regard to appointments, the 5-year leave and end-of-service bonuses.

The source said in an interview with (Baghdad Today) that “Article (12 / second) stipulates that: Self-financed service institutions shall keep vacancies for the movement of owners to fix contracts according to precedence.” He added that Article (21/3) includes: allocating 50% of the border crossing revenues to the governorates in which those ports are located.

He continued that Article (32 / second) states that: The contractor with a daily wage is entitled to terminate his contract in exchange for a financial reward of three months’ salary for each year of service.

He pointed out that Article (32) also includes the activation of the 5-year leave with a nominal salary and an additional 5-year leave without a salary.

He pointed out that Article (37) states: The end of service gratuity shall be paid to former army personnel, provided that one payment does not exceed (10) million dinars. He revealed that Article (46) confirms the issuance of orders for the calculation of certificates during the service, amendment of the address, the degree of employment, bonuses and promotions.   LINK