2-12-14 CENTRAL BANK REGISTERED A RISE IN DOLLAR SALES
Tomorrow’s Press / Baghdad: Record CBI rising sales of the dollar in the auction, Wednesday, on the sale and purchase offoreign currencies to 169.511 million dollars, compared with 153.23 million dollars was recorded at an auction yesterday, and a stable exchange rate at 1166 dinars per dollar.
The reporter said, “Tomorrow’s Press,” The special bulletin auctions explained that the overall demand for the dollar distributed by 65.965 million dollars and the exchange rate was 1177 dinars per dollar, including the Amobh Bank for cash sales, amounting to 11 dinars per dollar, while the value of foreign remittances 103.546 million dollars at the exchange rate was 1179 dinars per dollar, including the commission of the Iraqi Central Bank, amounting to 13 dinars per dollar. He added that the bulletin showed that the number of banks participating in the auction today reached 19 banks did not make any of them contracts to sell the dollar.
The Iraqi central bank held six sessions per week starting from Saturday to Thursday.