Parliamentary Finance announces a consensus to pass the budget tomorrow
The Parliamentary Finance Committee announced, on Saturday, that there is a consensus to pass the budget bill for the current year in tomorrow’s session.
Committee member Naji Al-Saeedi said in a televised interview: “There is agreement to pass the budget in the Sunday session, and the Finance Committee continues to work to approve the budget,” indicating that “budget expenditures have been reduced to the maximum.”
He added, “Parliament does not have legal authority to change the exchange rate.”
He pointed out, “The political relations between the center and the region are the last of the budget,” explaining that “there is an agreement between Baghdad and Erbil on revenues and allocations.”