My understanding is that the Qi cards will also be used as a way to vote in the elections and that when we see release of budget funds, that they'll be delivered through the Qi cards. So, this, IMO, and from my understanding is a good indicator that things are moving towards (in some way) currency reform.
Exchange 33 billion dinars to compensate victims of terrorism
BAGHDAD / JD / .. Central Committee announced to compensate victims of terrorism and military mistakes in the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers exchange for 33 billion dinars for distribution to those affected.
The committee said in a statement received / JD / copy of it: that the Ministry of Finance spent 33 billion dinars to compensate victims of terrorism and military mistakes of all the provinces.
She explained: that these customizations included all of the following governorates of Baghdad (13,698,583,000) billion and Diyala (2,230,521,000) billion and Wasit (269 527 500) million and Basra (980 115 000) million and Maysan (279.3 million) million and Babylon (680 800 000) million and Nineveh (5,480,932,000) billion and Najaf (398 680 000 million) and Qadisiyah (97.53 million) million, Dhi Qar (202 510 000) million.
While the share of the province of Salah al-Din (1,868,500,000) billion and the province of Muthanna (205 900 000) million and the province of Karbala (236 695 000) million and the province of Kirkuk (1,205,735,000) billion and finally, Anbar province (5,691,508,000) billion dinars.
The Committee stressed that this first launch and customize Mali after approving the current year budget 2013 to compensate victims of terrorism, and there are new meals under launch of the Ministry of Finance on a daily basis and continues to the fact that the sub-committees to compensate victims of terrorism in the provinces had been sent transactions completed over the past five months.
The Commission noted that the Ministry of Finance are regardless of financial allocations directly to the provinces concerned to the accounting department in those provinces to organize financial instruments and distributed to the beneficiaries of the covered by the law No. 20 of 2009 on compensation affected by terrorist attacks and the war and the mistakes military. / End / / 2
Committee discusses pension rights for members of provincial councils
BAGHDAD / older / discussed by the Committee on pensions for members of provincial councils mechanism to find solutions to their pensions. A statement from the committee received "agency secrets news / not /" copy of it, that "Torhan Mufti and Minister of State for Provincial Affairs met today with the Committee of the Regions and the provinces parliamentary representative بالنائبة Huda Carpets and director of public pension Ahmed Abdul-Jabbar and representatives from the Ministry of State for Provincial Affairs, and the mufti confirmed that work is continuing in order to find solutions to the salaries of members of former provincial. " Mufti pointed out that "the ministry had demanded of the Committee of the Regions and the provinces in the House of Representatives amend the law (21), especially with regard to the salaries of members of former provincial." He explained that "the ministry will lift a letter to the Presidency of the Council of Ministers to bring members of provincial councils who were former employees in government departments, as well as the overture and the Ministry of Finance for the same purpose." The Minister of Finance and Ali Yousef Shukri agency announced that the launch of pensions for members of local councils and districts and counties will be effective from April. End
IMO, these articles are indicators they're preparing to fund the Qi cards. When we see articles like these, but which state "PAID", then we'll see that the budget has been released.
The second generation of cards (for Card) is available for all, starting from next week
BAGHDAD / older / company resumed global smart card to card issuing cards after a hiatus of two months, due to the technical modernization. The Executive Director of the company Thaer Awad, in a statement, received "agency secrets news / not /" copy of it today, that "the company embarked on Sunday issuing cards after I stopped for two months due to modernization processes," stressing, "it was the transition from the first generation to second ". He pointed out that "Paradise branches, Mansour and dignity began the process of release that version in all branches from the current tenth of April." Awad said the "second generation depends iris and hand as well as the fact that the Fingerprints exceeded the problem of weak hand footprint by 90%, as it allows the agent to get a special card that authentic card linked to the same bank account." And that "all Iraqis will be able to issue their own cards, even if some were not within the categories covered." He pointed out that "the new card include, in addition to salaries range of other services including shopping and a partial withdrawal, money transfer and filing. Ended 22 /
I think at this point, the Qi cards are activated, but not loaded.
Edited by TBomb, 14 April 2013 - 03:00 PM.