The Iraqi Parliament receives the 2024 budget schedules

The Iraqi Parliament receives the 2024 budget schedules

2024-05-21 02:38

The Iraqi Parliament receives the 2024 budget schedulesShafaq News/ The Secretary of the House of Representatives, Safwan Bashir Al-Jarjari, received today, Tuesday, the budget schedules for the year 2024 from the federal government.

The Media Department of the House of Representatives said in a brief statement that Al-Jarjari referred these schedules to the Presidency of the House of Representatives.

The 2024 budget, according to what Prime Minister Muhammad Shiaa Al-Sudani announced last Sunday, amounts to 211 trillion dinars, and employee salaries for the year 2024 amount to 62 trillion dinars, while the 2023 budget amounted to 199 trillion dinars and employee salaries amounted to 59 trillion dinars.

According to Al-Sudani, the revenues of the 2024 budget are estimated at “144 trillion and 336 billion dinars, while expenditures amount to 210 trillion and 936 billion dinars, while the deficit is 63 trillion and 599 billion dinars.”

Al-Sudani said, “The governorates’ allocations to local government programs with an investment allocation amounted to 10.633 trillion dinars in 2023, and we financed 3.333 trillion dinars, based on fundamental requests from the governorates,” adding, “The remainder of the allocation is 7.333 trillion dinars in a trust account, at the disposal of the governorate governments.”