Tishwash: For the first time in 18 years, US crude oil falls below $ 19
The price of a barrel of US crude fell, during trading on Friday, to below the level of $ 19 a barrel, for the first time since the end of January 2002.
The American crude was “West Texas Intermediate”, by 10:06 Moscow time, at the level of $ 19.02 a barrel, A decrease of 4.28% from the previous settlement price.
Before that during trading, US crude fell to $ 18.96 a barrel, recording the lowest levels.
The decline in US crude came in contrast to the “Brent” mix, which rose by 0.86% to 28.07 dollars a barrel, according to the agency “Novosti.” link
Tishwash: This is the time to officially announce the government of Mustafa Al-Kazemi
Well-informed political sources in Baghdad revealed that the Prime Minister-designate Mustafa Al-Kazemi is urging the way forward in order to finish writing his government’s program, and it is hoped that it will end next week.
The sources that spoke to (Iraq Today) revealed that “Al-Kazemi may announce his government at the end of next week, and push it to the House of Representatives on the night of the blessed month of Ramadan to pass it, and that this is delayed, because the date of the announcement will not exceed the end of the last week of this month.”
In a question to (Iraq Today), about the most prominent files that Al-Kazemi will address in his government program, the sources said, succinctly that “the Prime Minister-designate set a set of priorities, including confronting the Corona Virus pandemic, and setting up rapid remedies for the crumbling economy, and also addressing the file of corruption, as well as Regulating the status of foreign forces on Iraqi soil, social problems such as unemployment, lack of services, and responding to popular demands, as well as preparing for early parliamentary elections in response to the street call, religious reference, and other files that citizens will find in this program. ” lin