Source: Iraqi government banks are still evading the sale of the dollar

Source: Iraqi government banks are still evading the sale of the dollar

2022-12-22 00:54

Source - Iraqi government banks are still evading the sale of the dollarShafaq News/ An informed source stated, on Thursday, that some Iraqi government banks are still shirking their responsibilities in selling dollars to the population.

The source said in an interview with Shafaq News agency, “Some government banks have not yet adhered to the recommendations and procedures of the government and the Central Bank, which require opening the window for selling foreign currency to citizens,” noting that “these banks shirk their responsibilities in that and did not announce their approval, nor did they take any measures.” By starting to sell dollars to citizens.”

The source, who preferred not to be named because he is not authorized to make a statement, added that “its routine procedures are slow in this matter, and with the passage of time it seeks to use the time factor to disavow the issue,” stressing that “some government banks do not have the experience of selling dollars.”

On December 19, the Central Bank launched a package of measures to control the exchange rate of the dollar, opening outlets for selling foreign currency in government banks to the public for travel purposes (treatment, Hajj Umrah, study) and others.

shafaq.com