A jump in the Iraqi Central Bank’s hard currency sales

A jump in the Iraqi Central Bank’s hard currency sales

2021-02-11 00:57

A jump in the Iraqi Central Banks hard currency salesShafaq News / The Central Bank of Iraq sales of hard currency increased, on Thursday, at the conclusion of the bank’s sessions for the current week, by 18%, surpassing $ 19 million.

The correspondent of Shafaq News Agency stated that the Central Bank of Iraq witnessed during its auction for the sale and purchase of foreign currencies today an increase in its sales by 18.75% to reach 19 million and 621 thousand dollars, which the bank covered at a base exchange rate of 1460 dinars per dollar, compared to the day on Wednesday, where the sales reached 16 million and 90 thousand dollars.

He added that all sales went to boost the assets abroad in the form of transfers and credits, while the purchase was not made in cash.

Our correspondent indicated that 7 banks have fulfilled the requests to enhance the assets abroad.

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