CBI: We are committed to accountability before the legislative authority and according to our mandate
BAGHDAD / Bri Center for the Iraqi Media Network – said the Central Bank of Iraq that he is committed to accountability in front of the legislature (parliament) and in accordance with the authorized limits of validity, and the last issue of the decisions are enforceable by the Bank.
The deputy governor of the Bank the appearance of Mohammed’s (Brief Center for the Iraqi Media Network) that “the Constitution committed the central bank accountable to the House of Representatives and there is no response by the bank without any hesitation is committed to implement anything issued by the Council.”
“We as an institution we have to prepare for accountability and defense in accordance with the possibilities charged by the central bank and in accordance with the Constitution,” noting that “our answers will be authorized within the limits of our mandate.”
And decided to fact-finding committee formed by the Council under the chairmanship of First Deputy Chairman of the House of Representatives Qusay al-Suhail and the membership committee chairmen of Finance and Economy and Chairman of the Board of Supreme Audit and hosting its first meeting officials at the Central Bank, including governor Sinan al-Shabibi.
He was a member of the Finance Committee parliamentary Haitham al-Jubouri threatened to resort to collecting signatures to interrogate Iraqi Central Bank Governor Sinan al-Shabibi The unmet Presidency of the Council of Representatives asked the formation of an investigative committee on measures central bank followed in his dealings,as revealed yesterday inception Collect 50 signatures to demand the formation of an investigative committee transactions Central Bank.
Jubouri had revealed earlier this month about the involvement of influential political figures (undisclosed) the phenomenon of smuggling (5-10) million dollars a day through an auction sale of currency, and stressed that the money part of it goes to support “terrorism.”
And asked the CBI to investigate “immediately” to “allegations” the involvement of influential politicians phenomenon of money laundering, calling to talk about the involvement of politicians to “risk.”
The main tasks of the Iraqi Central Bank to maintain price stability, and the implementation of monetary policy, including exchange rate policies, and management of reserves of foreign currency, and the issuance of currency management, as well as to regulate the banking sector.