Baghdad sends more than two billion dinars in financial dues to the Kurdistan Region
Shafaq News/ The federal government sent today, Tuesday, the seventh batch of financial dues to farmers of Kurdistan Region for the year 2021, which is scheduled to be distributed to the provinces of the region.
The Director General of the Directorate of Trade in the Ministry of Industry and Trade in the region, Nawzad Sheikh Kamel, said in a statement today, that the amount sent by the federal government is as follows: Sulaymaniyah one billion and 400 million dinars, Erbil 923 million dinars, Dohuk 140 million dinars.
He explained that after completing the administrative procedures, the amounts will be distributed to farmers through the Directorate of Grain Trade of the Kurdistan Regional Government, noting that farmers will receive their financial dues as soon as possible from city banks.
Kurdistan Democrat gives good news to the region’s employees after the Eid holiday
Shafaq News / The Kurdistan Democratic Bloc confirmed, on Friday, that the federal government will release employees' salaries and the Kurdistan Region’s share in the 2021 budget, after the Eid al-Fitr holiday.
Democrat Shirwan Al-Dobardani told Shafaq News, "The joint technical committee that was formed to follow up the terms of the agreement between the federal government and the Kurdistan Region continues its work to implement the agreement and what is stipulated in the General Budget Law for 2021."
Dubardani added, "According to the information, the salaries of employees and the region’s share in the budget law will be launched by the Federal Ministry of Finance after the Eid al-Fitr holiday."
He pointed out that "launching the Kurdistan Region quota in one go or in the form of payments left to the Technical Committee, it is concerned with that through its action on the Ministry of Finance."
And the Prime Minister had indicated, during a press interview, on (May 9, 2021), that Baghdad is now in the final stage of approving and distributing the budget chapters, and that Kurdistan's share will arrive in Erbil soon.