economy Since 2017-06-14 at 13:26 (Baghdad time)
Baghdad Mawazine News
The Board of Directors of the Iraqi Economic Council, held a session economic dialogue in the presence of the Secretary-General of the Council of Ministers Mahdi Alalak to discuss the problems facing the private sector and develop solutions to them.
"A meeting was held at the Babylon Hotel on Tuesday evening," Mawazine News said in a statement. "The meeting was attended by Ibrahim al-Masoudi al-Baghdadi, chairman of the council. Mr. Saad Al-Fahmy, Board Member and Mr. Saeed Al-Faham, Board Member, Raafee Al-Rawi, Member of the Board of Directors, Baqer Al-Mashat, Board Member, Sadik Al-Mashat, Member of the Economic Council, and Adel Al-Musawi. - Member of the Economic Council and Hussein Al-Khawam member of the Economic Council and Nour Al-Azzawi member of the Economic Council and Ali Mohsen Farhoud. Member of the Economic Council.
He added that "At the beginning of the meeting Baghdadi thanked and appreciated the presence of the relations and appreciation of the efforts exerted by him to support and communicate with the private sector, through workshops held in the interest of developing the national economy and support the private sector," noting that " Was pleased to attend this meeting, praising the victories achieved against terrorism. He referred to his participation in important conferences of the European Union and the European Parliament in Brussels and delivered a speech at the conference praising the military victories taking into account the humanitarian aspect and restoring stability in the liberated areas that need two efforts. But ministries and other efforts by the countries of the International Coalition, and the efforts of ministries and government agencies, despite the difficult financial situation, has contributed to the return of displaced people to their areas in Anbar, Falluja and Salahuddin.
"Al-Aalak pointed out that the reconstruction of liberated areas is linked to strategic or major projects and that these efforts need a large budget. We are also working with the Kuwaiti side to organize a conference for the reconstruction of Iraq after the end of the military operations against Daqash. The need to activate them, including the construction of railways and ports, the development of Baghdad airport and the introduction of central markets for investment.
He pointed out that "the attendees raised the suffering of the private sector, where Mr. Baqir Al-Mashat called for the government to support the private industrial sector in increasing the activation and support of customs tariff, where the industrial now pays the same customs tariff paid by the importer and the tax. The private sector's failure to implement the decisions and instructions issued by the Council of Ministers, and the Blocking of the movable and immovable property of the borrowers despite the delay of the government to pay their dues. In addition, Raed al-Rahmani has put forward a special proposal to encourage government employees to retire after granting them soft loans or interest-free loans for the purpose of encouraging projects. Small. Among his part, Saadi Wahib Chihod, First Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors that the Iraqi Trade Bank TBI did not provide sufficient support to finance the private sector, and its decisions to confiscate the movable and non-transferable money to businessmen, harm the reputation of borrowers from the sector s".
He pointed out that "Hussein al-Khawam complained of the improvised decisions in the payment of fees on raw materials at the border crossings, which burdens the industrialists who import the raw materials involved in the production The answers to the questions and queries of the audience and it was agreed that the Economic Council later, TBI Bank hosts the general manager of the bank, and a number of cadres in it. "
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