The Office of Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi, on Tuesday, the decisions of the meeting of the Council of Ministers for today, noting that the most prominent vote on the draft rules of procedure of the Council.

The office said in a statement received by Alsumaria News, a copy of it that "the Council of Ministers held its ordinary session under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi," noting that "the Council voted to grant the Ministry of Transport exemptions and powers to sign contracts on the infrastructure project of the port of Faw.

"The session witnessed the vote on the draft rules of procedure of the Council of Ministers," adding that "the Council voted on a memorandum of understanding for the processing of crude oil between the Government of the Republic of Iraq and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan."

The Council discussed the status of Iraqi women and their participation and support and hosted the Chairman of the Standing Committee for the Advancement of Women and listened to the observations and suggestions. And agree to rent the French embassy building. "

"The council has voted on foreign borrowing, grants and mechanisms," he said. "The council discussed ways to regulate the relationship between the legislative and executive branches through a code that serves the two authorities and strengthens their supervisory and executive role."

It is noteworthy that the Council of Ministers held on Tuesday every week a session to discuss the draft laws and developments at various levels of political, economic and social.