Parliamentary Finance: Erbil and Baghdad will sign a new agreement on the 2020 budget
12:07 - 01/09/2019
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The parliamentary Finance Committee, on Sunday, the intention of the governments of Arbil and Baghdad to conclude a new political and economic agreement on the 2020 budget, indicating that the agreement will be completely different from the previous agreements.
The committee member Jamal Ahmed Sido in a statement to / information / that "the previous three agreements between the Kurdistan region and the federal government failed and was unable to achieve financial stability for the people of [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] ."
He added that "the Kurdistan Regional Government refrained from delivering oil exported to the government, which caused cuts in the salaries of employees of the region and in the event of continued payment, the pressure from the southern and central provinces will object."
He explained that "the current preparation for the zeroing of the crises between Baghdad and Erbil through mutual delegations to come up with a completely different agreement from the previous obliges the region to pay oil dues as well as the federal government."
Seydou pointed out that "all previous meetings between the government and the Finance Committee regarding the budget and determine its features did not talk at all about the proportion of the Kurdistan region not from near or far." Ended / 25 KD