Al-Sudani: The Iranian side has no problem in dealing commercially with Iraq using dinars or tomans

Al-Sudani: The Iranian side has no problem in dealing commercially with Iraq using dinars or tomans

2023-12-15

Al-Sudani - The Iranian side has no problem in dealing commercially with Iraq using dinars or tomansThe Prime Minister, “Mohamed Shiaa Al-Sudani,” said Thursday, that: “Economic reform begins with the financial and banking sectors,” while noting that “the government is committed to providing the dollar at the official rate, and stressed that” The Iranian side has no problem in dealing commercially with Iraq in dinars or tomans.
Al-Sudani said in a televised interview followed by “Al-Mutalaa” that: “Conducting the population census is the first step in implementing Article 140 of the Constitution, which has been postponed.” For May 2024 after it was scheduled to be held this year due to the provincial council elections,” he pointed out, “The time has come to lift the outstanding problems between Baghdad and Erbil, which lie in the border crossings and the budget.”
He added. “We went to borrow from the Ministry of Finance to pay the salaries of the employees of the Kurdistan region, and we are in favor of finding a solution with a legal amendment that considers the employees of the Kurdistan region as equal to the rest of the employees of Iraq,” stressing, “The government is keen to end the suffering of the Kurdistan employees’ salaries crisis.”He pointed out that “ 95 percent of our trade now passes through the electronic platform, and there are those who circumvent the law and buy the dollar at the parallel price. Because he does not want to apply legal procedures.”He stressed, “We will not accept that the official dollar price is equal to the parallel price; Because this encourages smuggling.”Regarding foreign trade, Al-Sudani said: “There is no problem on the Iranian side in dealing commercially with Iraq in the dinar or toman currencies.” He continued: “The problem of commercial transfers to Turkey was solved by opening accounts in the Turkish lira.”He stressed that “food prices maintained their stability, despite the attempts of manipulators to speculate on the price of the dollar.”

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