Parliamentary Finance confirms that the budget file for 2020 will be settled
09:10 - 12/05/2020
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The Parliamentary Finance Committee confirmed, on Tuesday, that the budget for 2020 budget will be decided and sent by the government to parliament for the purpose of voting on it, pointing out that the month of July should witness the discussion of the 2021 budget
. "It is hoped that the Parliamentary Finance Committee will have a meeting with Finance Minister Ali Abdul Amir Allawi to discuss the Ministry's plans regarding the budget and the mechanism to bypass the current conditions in light of the low oil prices."
He added that "the Finance Committee will discuss with the Minister of Finance the plans of Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi regarding the 2020 budget and the outlines and priorities of the government on the budget."
And that "legislation of the 2020 budget law needs to speed up the budget completion process because the government and the financial committee must start discussing the 2021 budget during the month of July, so it is expected that the 2020 budget will be sent in the next few days." 25 n ended