Finance Minister and Vice President of the World Bank lending to discuss Iraq two billion dollars
Finance Minister and Vice President of the World Bank lending to discuss Iraq two billion dollars for budget support
30/04/2015 10:13 GMT
Agencies – Search Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari, on Thursday, with Hafez Ghanem lending to Iraq amount of two billion dollars to support the budget and the reconstruction of the liberated areas.
A statement by the Ministry of Finance received “direction Press” that the Finance Minister, Hoshyar Zebari, World Bank Vice President Hafez Ghanem and his World Bank projects in Iraq and the delegation received, “noting that” the two sides discussed the possibility that the World Bank provides the amount of two billion dollars allocated half to support the budget and the other half in the field of stabilization in the liberated areas that will be freed from Daash terrorist entity. ”
The statement added that “it is scheduled to pay a team from the World Bank to visit the country next month to start implementing the projects.”
The World Bank President Jim Yong Kim pledged to Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi during his visit to Washington, by sending a high-level delegation to Baghdad to assess the necessary basic needs of displaced people and the reconstruction of the liberated areas and implement emergency projects and support of government and local authorities in building capacity.