Al-Kazemi reveals campaigns to prevent manipulation of commodity prices: raising them is linked to the greed of merchants

Al-Kazemi reveals campaigns to prevent manipulation of commodity prices: raising them is linked to the greed of merchants

4/13/2021 14:31

Al-Kazemi reveals campaigns to prevent manipulation of commodity prices - raising them is linked to the greed of merchants[Baghdad-Where]
Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi revealed, on Tuesday, campaigns to prevent manipulation of commodity prices, while affirming that raising commodity prices is linked to the greed of some traders.
“We congratulate the Iraqi people on the occasion of the blessed month of Ramadan, the month of goodness, love and tolerance,” Al-Kazemi said during the cabinet session.
He added, “Following up on citizens’ issues and needs and easing bureaucratic procedures is one of our priorities, and all ministers should make more efforts to provide for these needs.”
He continued, “We came to serve the citizens and overcome the challenges the country is going through, not for a political goal. We have areas in which we have succeeded and other areas that need follow-up and increased work.”
And he renewed his directives to the Ministry of Commerce to “continue to work to provide more foodstuffs in the ration card and to exert its utmost efforts.”
He emphasized, “The increase in commodity prices is mostly linked to the greed of some merchants,” revealing, “We have campaigns to prevent this price manipulation.”
And he added:
He concluded: “The Ministry of Health has made an effort to provide vaccines for the Corona epidemic, and it is very important that there be encouragement for citizens to take the vaccine.”

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