Today, Saturday 3/27/2021, Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament, Dr. Bashir Khalil Al-Haddad chaired the joint meeting held at the Al-Rasheed Hotel in the center of the capital, Baghdad, between the Parliamentary Finance Committee and a number of ministers (oil, finance, planning, electricity, reconstruction and housing, labor and social affairs. ), And in the presence of the President of the Federal Service Council, and during the meeting a detailed discussion of the items and articles of the draft federal budget law for the year 2021, which are included in the agenda of tomorrow’s session, while the budgets for service ministries and the disbursement sections for service projects were studied in case that the budget will be approved.
Al-Haddad, in the context of his speech, stressed the importance of approving the budget because it affects the general situation and is linked to the work of ministries and service projects and providing job opportunities for young people, while his Excellency indicated the need to address the high prices of food and commodities and find solutions and alternatives to the repercussions of the exchange rate of the Iraqi dinar, and Al-Haddad called on political forces to resolve differences to reach To a consensus paving the way for the passage of the law in accordance with the legislative procedures and constitutional contexts in a manner that satisfies all parties and components and meets the needs of citizens throughout the governorates of Iraq.
Media Office of the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives
Saturday 27th March 2021