Erbil reveals the contents of its agreement with Baghdad on the 2020 budget
09:35 - 05/02/2020
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The Kurdistan Regional Government revealed, on Wednesday, the content of the agreement that occurred between the federal and regional governments on the budget for 2020.
A spokesman for the regional government, Gottiar Adel, said in a statement reported by the official Iraqi News Agency and seen by him / the information /, that "the regional government I agreed with the federal government before the resignation of Prime Minister [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] on the budget, ”indicating that“ it was agreed to hand over the revenues of approximately 250,000 barrels of oil a day to Kurdistan to the federal government, in exchange for the center’s government meeting its obligations towards the region. ”
Adel added, "The agreement was included in the 2020 budget law," affirming that "the region's government is ready to adhere to the terms of the agreement and hand over Baghdad revenues of 250 thousand barrels per day, provided that the federal government meets what is stated in the draft budget law."
He explained that "there is no specific percentage for the region in the budget, but rather a set of obligations agreed in the draft law." Ended / 25