Blocs questioned the size of government reforms: a modest achievements in the fight against corruption and Services
BAGHDAD / Wael blessing
Despite the passage of more than a year to launch reforms packages, are still government - Abadi, according to the political parties, suffers from faltering and confusion in the order of financial priorities and economic and even security and services.
but despite the pessimism, political parties confirm the existence of progress "mixed" on the security and political levels, referring to the government amendment procedures, and the liberalization of most areas ofIraq from the control Daesh.
the government said last week, it was dragged 76% of the file reform , which includes a close political agreement the government program.
He said Saad al - Hadithi, the government spokesman, said that "materials in progress constitute twenty four percent ratio, it requires a political decision and agreement." Sabri said that " the higher the percentage ofcompletion included administrative hub 0.77%, the financial hub 0.100%, while the economic axis ratio of80%." The lowest levels of achievement, went to : Axis services, 50%, and the fight against corruption, 33%.
The reforms launched by al - Abadi, after less than a year as prime minister in September 2014, includes five areas: administrative, financial, economic, services, and anti - corruption.
in this context, says MP Salim Shawki, a member of the citizen 's parliamentary bloc, said that " the reforms still need to legislation laws within a political document , " and believed that " the achievement not exceed 50%."
He said Shawki, told the (range) yesterday, that "the government 's work on the balance, which faces significant missteps file, in addition to independent bodies, which still managed 10 years ago by proxy."
the Prime Minister had promised last month, moving the file "bodies". The leaked information about the presence of 22 candidates for the most prominent independent bodies, but it does need a consensus.
The newborn, in his statement, "vote on the draft General Authority Act to ensure balance in accordance with Article 105 of the Constitution."
The article provides the following: "establish a public body to ensure the rights of the regions and governorates not organized in a region, in the fair participation in various state federal institutions, missions, fellowships management, delegations and regional and international conferences, and is composed of representatives of the federal government, regions and governorates not organized in a region, and regulated by law.. "
and defends a member of the coalition of the wise for the rules of procedure the Council of Ministers, saying that it was one of the successful cases in the "reform program", and "political agreement".
the adoption of the Supreme Council and the mass citizen, before strained relationship Balebadi after thelaunch of reforms packages, approve the rules of procedure of the Council of Ministers the beginning of theformation of the current government.
confirms Basri , said MP " the government has made progress in the security file after the liberation of anumber of occupied cities of Daesh and organized the work of the cabinet. " But he believes that "there was " troubled in the industrial and financial sector and administrative system . "
Attention is a member of al - Hakim coalition by saying that" the government is still facing difficulties in achieving an alternative to oil revenue, it 's also the border points do not organize accurately. "
He continues , Shawki by noting that" the government not making progress identifying the dollar exchange rate, the reform of the banking system , which hampers investment. "
the head of government has promised, at the center of financial reform, dealing with tax evasion, and theapplication of customs tariffs, lowering pensions for officials.
the form of the Prime Minister" crisis cell "to make decisions in economic View. The aim of the cell to activate the movement of investment and stimulate the private sector by offering loans, and completion of payment on credit program, and activation strategies work discreet cooperation with international organizations.
faltering partnership files
to that MP Ahmad al - Jarba, a member of coalition forces, he said " it is believed the government was able to move reforms file, despite the exceptional circumstances faced by ".oary Jarba, in an interview with the(range) yesterday, said that" there are those who impede the work of the government, and Daesh drain all the effort and money, but the government has succeeded in some of the joints, especially security. "
but Rep . Nineveh confirms that the government of al - Abadi "stumbled into balance files are independent bodies, also failed to provide services, especially with the decline in oil prices."
the government spokesman said it was "in exceptional circumstances and the challenges of security and economic unprecedented ... managed to recover more than two - thirds of the land Daesh "Hadithi He stressed that the percentage of the completed document , " political agreement "reached 72%. Pointing out that the Council of Ministers approved freedom of expression law, accountability and justice, the prohibition of the Baath party, and the amnesty law, and forwarded it to parliament.
Failure to fight corruption
in the meantime, says MP Adel Nouri, a member of the Front , Reform and a member of the Integrity Committee, said that " the government has failed in maintain security and the fight against corruption. "
He pointed Nuri, in an interview with the (range) yesterday, that" terrorism is still able to achieve its goals in any area across Iraq, as the government is floundering on the security side and do not have a clear vision. "
criticizes Nuri ratio of 33% by announced by the government for achievement in the fight against corruption, which is the least developed of all axes. Wonders "how the government announced this ratio which did not tell us if they had restored the money smuggled out of Iraq?".
The attention of a member of the Integrity Committee that " the government is unable to arrest the corrupt officials inside and outside Iraq who fled billions of dollars, while hunting retirees and employees to cut their salaries " . Also criticized the Kurdish deputy prime minister Haider al - Abadi, a point not explained thereasons for the dismissal of some ministers and a government reshuffle. Adding that "Parliament does not know if it was Minister deportees from the government are corrupt or failing, and why not introduce them to spend?". The government had decided at the center of the fight against corruption, "activate" the role of theAnti - Corruption Council, which shall Abadi his presidency, and the launch of a campaign (of Where did you get this), in addition to activating the role of the national integrity Commission, and reconsider the offices ofinspectors general.
the government also decided in the paper 's reform, opening the previous and current files of corruption under the supervision of a supreme committee to combat corruption, and put a time limit to resolve the issues ofcensorship and expose corruption and announced in accordance law.