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Tishwash: When does the budget law enter into force?

The Parliamentary Finance Committee confirmed, on Saturday, that the Federal Budget Law for 2021 will enter into force as of the beginning of this year.

The deputy of the committee, Sherwan Mirza, said that “the Presidency of the Council of Representatives will send the federal budget law for the year 2021 to the Presidency of the Republic for the purpose of ratification, and then the law will be published in the Iraqi newspaper Al-Waqa’i’. ”

Mirza added, “The budget law will enter into force after that and with retroactive effect, meaning from 1/1/2021 until 12/31/2021,” noting that “these measures did not take a long time and the law will come into effect soon.”

He stated, “The Federal Ministry of Finance will also issue budgetary instructions without changing any article of the federal budget law for the year 2021.”   link

Tishwash:  The international coalition clarifies again about its duties in Iraq

The International Coalition affirmed, on Saturday, that it respects Iraqi sovereignty, indicating that its mission is to defeat the terrorist ISIS.

“The Joint Task Force in Iraq is present at the invitation of the Iraqi government and works in close coordination with it, with full respect for the sovereignty of Iraq,” said the spokesman for the Joint Task Force in the International Coalition Colonel Wayne Murato, according to the official agency.

He pointed out that “the mission of the Joint Task Force, in cooperation with the Iraqi security forces and the Peshmerga, is to defeat the terrorist ISIS and its remnants in specific areas in Iraq and Syria,” noting that “this follows conditions for follow-up operations that will increase regional stability.”

The international coalition had previously denied the presence of combat forces in Iraq.
The media office of the Joint Task Force of Operation Inherent Resolve of the International Coalition stated that the talk about the arrival of combat forces to Iraq is unfounded,
adding that “all the individuals in Iraq are advisers working under the command and under the leadership of the Iraqi joint operations and the Iraqi government.”  link


TishwashParliamentary planning: The Chinese agreement is the only solution and saving the economy

he Government Program Control and Strategic Planning Committee confirmed, on Saturday, that the only and saving solution under the current circumstance is that the government has started placing an amount of 100 million dollars in the Chinese-Iraqi Fund to implement agreements with the People’s Republic of China and not to disrupt them.

Deputy Chairman of the Committee, Deputy Muhammad al-Baldawi, said in a statement to / information /, that “all ministries have recruited their administrative and technical bodies to implement their own projects within the Iraqi-Chinese agreement and it is assumed that the government will start immediately placing 100 million dollars in the fund as it is a prerequisite for the implementation of the agreement projects. “.

He added, “The only solution and implementation necessary under the current circumstance is that the government begins to place the specified amount in the Chinese-Iraqi Fund to implement agreements with the People’s Republic of China and not to disrupt it.”
Al-Baldawi pointed out that “the forces of the Al-Fateh Alliance and most of the other political forces are among the most important supporters of the implementation of the draft agreement.”  link


Tishwash:  Resumption of flights between Iraq and China

Today, Saturday, the Iraqi Ministry of Transport announced the resumption of its airlines’ flights with China, after applying the conditions required by the health authorities.

She stated in a press release, that “the appeal process came through agreeing to implement all health conditions approved by the two countries to ensure the safety of travelers, as well as adopting new contexts in the travel of Iraqis to China.”

She added, “A portion of the flight seats were allocated to Iraqi travelers who obtained visas and fundamental approvals to enter Chinese territory, and the allocation of a weekly direct flight as a first stage

In its press release, the ministry indicated that “work is also underway to resume air cargo and cargo flights, because of their wide importance in increasing the volume of trade exchange between the two countries, in addition to working to increase the number of flights in the future to accommodate larger numbers of travelers.”  link

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