|Monday 5 February|
Al-Sumerian News / Baghdad
MP called for the province of Nineveh Abdul Rahim al-Shammari , Monday, to postpone the vote on the federal budget for 2018 until the end of the conference of donor countries in Kuwait .
"We call for a postponement of the vote on the budget until the end of the conference of donor countries in Kuwait because there is no clear vision of the conference and the size of support and funds to be provided," Shammari said at a press conference held in parliament and attended by Alsumaria News
Al-Shammari pointed out that "this money may remain just promises or investments that need a long time to implement and this is not commensurate with the reality of Nineveh."
Shammari said that "the request to postpone the budget is not to obstruct the government action, but is supportive in terms of planning and work."
Parliament speaker Salim al-Jubouri announced on Monday the readiness of the budget for the second reading.
The MP for a coalition of state law, Abbas al-Bayati , on February 4, 2018, the collection of signatures to include the draft federal budget law for the current fiscal year on the agenda of the next session of parliament, between the project is ready for the second reading.
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