The country is suffering from a crisis of unemployment .. 200 thousand foreign workers in Iraq
"There are today more than 200,000 foreign workers in Iraq and more than 180,000 foreign workers who have not received work permits," Anas Morshed told a news briefing.
"Operating offices take between $ 500 to $ 1,000 to cover travel costs and subsequent procedures," he said. "They pay $ 400 to $ 450 per month for males and $ 300 to $ 350 for females, with free housing, food and health care."
"The Council of Ministers issued a decree on the organization of work for foreigners in the country to carry the number (130) obligates owners of companies and employers to be the proportion of Iraqis at least 50% of workers, in order to provide employment opportunities for Iraqi youth.
He pointed out that "the decision gives the right to foreign companies operating in [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] to bring a maximum of 1000 workers, and went to companies to defraud the law to become the number of 5000 workers in agreement with some owners of private offices."