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Tishwash: Welcome to the approval of the budget .. Al-Kazemi: Solidarity work is what achieves progress and stability

Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi affirmed: “Parliament’s approval of the federal budget is an important step forward.”

Al-Kazemi said in a tweet on Twitter: “The approval of the federal budget is an important step forward, despite the observations, and evidence that solidarity work is what achieves progress and stability.”

He added, “The approach of clash and crises will not lead us to a result … Let us begin to work in service of our people.”

He continued, “I look forward to completing the legislative framework for the elections by ratifying the Federal Court Law.   link

Tishwash: Saleh blesses the approval of the budget and stresses the entitlement to implement it

Barham Salih,

we congratulate the vote on the budget, and we salute the tireless work between the government and parliament, and we hope that it meets the aspirations of our people for better living conditions.

In front of us now is the entitlement to implement in a way that guarantees the interests of citizens and rebuild the nation, and to take maximum measures to support low-income classes, provide job opportunities for our youth, and combat corruption.  link


Tishwash:  The first government comment on approving the budget .. This is what will happen in the coming days

The financial advisor to the Prime Minister Mazhar Muhammad Saleh said that there are projects that will be implemented in the coming days that were pending the approval of the 2021 budget law.

Saleh told {Al-Furat News} that “government expenditures constitute 50% for the operation of manpower and its effects for operating economic activity constitute 85%.”

The government consultant added that “economic activity depends on government expenditures,” stressing that “voting on the budget has a positive effect to initiate economic activities.”

He pointed out that “there are new projects that will start work in the coming days and will provide thousands  of job opportunities for the unemployed.”

Saleh pointed out that “there are operational programs to combat poverty and promote the ration card items, which were awaiting the vote on the budget law.

The House of Representatives voted late last night on the articles of the Budget Law for 2021, after rounds of negotiations and conflicts that lasted for three months.

The political blocs, which participated in the voting session, added two articles that were not included in the draft budget, the first obligating the Council of Ministers to send the names of those in charge of the positions of independent bodies and special ranks to Parliament, by no later than June 30, to end the management of those positions by proxy.

As for the second article added to the law, it stipulates allocating 30,000 job grades for the return of those whose contracts have been avoided by members of the Popular Mobilization Forces.

5 articles (20, 38, 42, 43, 47) were dropped in the vote. Parliament voted on Article (11) on the Kurdistan region’s share smoothly, and this article was one of the most prominent articles that obstructed the vote on the law.  link


Tishwash:  Al-Kazemi: The Relationship with Kurdistan in Its Golden Age

Federal Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi confirmed that his government is working to overcome obstacles in the relationship with the Kurdistan Region.

Al-Kazemi said during an interview with reporters in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, yesterday evening, Wednesday, to see that the relationship with the Kurdistan Region “is going through its golden age now despite all the challenges,” adding that he had lived with all the Kurdish leaders since the eighties, noting that he was “one of the young people who fought with The Kurds “.

Al-Kazemi indicated that the President of the Republic, Dr. Barham Salih, is an ally and friend, stressing work to overcome obstacles with the region.   link

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