Finance: Iraq received a $ 5.4 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund for 2016
Parliamentary Finance: Iraq received a $ 5.4 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund for 2016
Posted, May 20, 2016 20:40
BAGHDAD / Baghdadi News / .. revealed a member of the parliamentary finance committee Magda Tamimi, on Thursday, for Iraq for a loan from the International Monetary Fund worth $ 5.4 billion as a share in 2016, stressing that this amount is not feasible because it is even lower central bank sales for two months.
Tamimi said in an interview with / Baghdadi News /, that “Iraq obtained a loan from the International Monetary Fund as a share in 2016 amounting to $ 5 billion and 400 thousand dollars.”
She added, “The Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari went, accompanied by Chairman of the Central Bank to the Jordanian capital of Amman in order to obtain this loan, which does not equal the central bank sales for only two months,” adding that “this loan will enter Iraq in a new box of debt, in addition to paying the benefits”.
She Tamimi that “the auction sales of the currency for the months of December and February of this year amounted to 5 billion and $ 800 million, meaning that the loan amount exceeds,” pointing out that “the Kurds will get 17% of the loan, and the coalition forces also stipulated get a percentage of as well as from this loan. ”
She continued, saying, “The Zebari did not attend cabinet sessions, but he went to Amman for the loan, which raises several questions,” .anthy 21 / t