FINANCE PARLIAMENTARY: BUDGET DELAYED DUE TO THE CONTINUATION OF DISCUSSIONS BETWEEN MINISTERS OF THE KURDS AND THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OVER THE CONTENTIOUS POINTS
Attributed Finance Committee Alnielyh, Friday, reasons for delay in the federal budget, discussions with representatives of the Kurdistan Alliance and the federal government about the points of contention between Baghdad and Erbil, especially those related to entitlements oil companies operating in the Kurdistan region, and the possibility of merging Peshmerga Ministry of Defence.
A member of the parliamentary Finance Committee MP Najiba Najib, “Awan”, “The federal government and the representatives of the Kurdish blocs in the Council of Ministers, are still continuing to discuss points of contention on the budget with entitlements attached to the oil companies operating in the province.”
It showed Najib said “the government should send the budget without belongings and financial points of contention, as has happened in the budget years, because we do not have the powers to manipulate Babub exchange not only for transfers nor reduced by the Constitution,” pointingout that “the reason for the delay budget is because of these discussions.”
He suggested that “the contentious points will be deducted during the next few days.”
It said Najib, a member of the Kurdistan Alliance, that “the budget will see more than 137 thousand degrees and careers, will be allocated more than 70 thousand to install contractsacross ministries,” calling on the government to “pay attention to the problems in the budget, between the center and the region, especially one of the Peshmerga forces, and accruals the oil companies. ”