Monthly Archives: December 2016


Financial Supervision restore more than three billion dinars to the state treasury

Financial Supervision restore more than three billion dinars to the state treasury
27-12-2016 02:46 PM

Angels managed audit and financial control directorate in the Office of the Inspector General of the Interior Ministry that recommends and return to the state treasury more than three billion dinars during the month this December.

Audit Directorate and financial control report in its internal inspectorate , has stated that ‘ the committees of the Directorate of the audit was able during the month of December of this re 148 million and 257 thousand and 468 dinars, and recommended that two billion and 780 million and 732 thousand and 451 dinars, to the state treasury and prevented wastage amounted to $ 36 million and 915 thousand and 700 dinars. "

And the report that ‘ the directorate was able during the month of auditing 45 draft contract and showed its opinion on the 31 council investigative and followed 70 contained a report from the Office of Financial Supervision, and checked internally 238 treatment which was discovered five cases of functional intersection’.

To that report it pointed out that ‘ the audit and financial control directorate has shown its opinion on 75 issue has received from the Directorate of inspection Baghdad and 50 other cases supplied by the provincial inspection directorate, as they followed the implementation of nine decades in the ministry ‘s investment plan and 31 another contract in its operational plan.

http://www.ikhnews.com/index.php?page=article&id=150739

Kuwaiti delegation in Baghdad to discuss relations between the two countries and resolve outstanding issues

Kuwaiti delegation in Baghdad to discuss relations between the two countries and resolve outstanding issues
December 27, 2016

Bourne correspondent confirmed that the Kuwaiti delegation headed byDeputy Foreign Minister Sheikh Khaled Jarallah arrived in Baghdad earlier in the day to meet a number of Iraqi officials to discuss relations between the two neighboring countries and seek ways to resolve the outstanding issues between Iraq and Kuwait.

The source added that the Kuwaiti – Iraqi Higher Ministerial Committee held a meeting over on the twenty – seventh and twenty – eighth of this month to discuss a number of topics, noting that the main topics revolved around discussions between officials from both countries about the reconstruction fund for the devastated areas.

The source pointed out that the private workshops have been formed by the respective competencies of the Ministry of the two countries to resolve issues related thereto, stressing that these workshops saw the discussion of the joint Iraqi – Kuwaiti border, as well as the subject of the file and the oil ports, as well as file of the missing Kuwaitis.

There was also an item discussion took place during the joint Kuwaiti -Iraqi Higher Ministerial Committee meetings on important projects to complete the communications between the parties.

http://alghadeer.tv/news/detail/48717/

LANDA GLOBAL CC ARCHIVE, 27 DEC

CONFERENCE CALL ARCHIVE

Below are links to the previous conference calls. Once the link is clicked on, a new window will open with a player. Controls allow for playback functions with a slider to access times within the recording.

December 14, 2016 – Christmas preparations

December 7, 2016 – Final Preparations for infrastructure and Project starts

Egypt plans to Import Oil Directly from Iraq

By John Lee.

According to a report from Reuters, Egypt hopes to finalise a deal by the first quarter of 2017 to import crude oil directly from Iraq.

Petroleum Minister Tarek El Molla (pictured) told reporters that Egypt aims to import between 1 million and 2 million barrels per month from Iraq:

“We already use Iraqi oil but we get it from international markets but we hope to have a direct government-to-government agreement.”

(Source: Reuters)

Iraq Oil Minister meets with ExxonMobil Boss

By John Lee.

Iraqi oil minister Jabar Ali al-Luaibi [Allibi] met with ExxonMobil senior executive Brad Corson, to discuss development of the Iraqi oil industry.

Mr. Allibi said that the ministry of oil is aiming to develop relations with Exxon Mobil to develop the oil and gas sector in Iraq.

Mr. Corson said that his company is aiming to open new horizons of work with the ministry of oil to develop the work and go forward to achieve the desired goals.

Exxon’s CEO, Rex Tillerson, is to join the incoming Trump administration as Secretary of State.

(Source: Ministry of Oil)

Iraqi-French Business Council Economic Forum

The Iraqi-French Business Council Economic Forum was held in Bagdad on the 1st of Dec. 2016 in its 10th session under the joint patronage of the Iraqi and French governments.

The Forum activities opened with a welcoming speech by Dr. Sami Al- Araji, NIC Chairman through which he reviewed the history of establishing the Iraqi – French Business Council since 2009 and how it gathered the Iraqi private sector in all specializations and their French counterparts in “MEDEF”, under whose name more than 800 large and medium French companies are covered, the matter that represents an important economic link between the two countries.

Dr. Sami expected that this meeting will completely differ from previous ones as more discussions will be made between public and privet sectors regarding founding real new partnerships in Iraq generally and liberated areas particularly.

French Ambassador, Mr. Mark Berety in his turn expressed his delight for holding this forum and his hope for it to be a reinforce for the political relations between the two countries which have witnessed perceptible development by exchanging visits, referring to the French military support for Iraq in its war against terrorism and stressing at the same time the importance of leveraging the economic relations to reach the same developed standards of the political ones.

Mr. Raghib Bleibel, the Iraqi Co. Chair in the Iraqi- French Business Council expressed his hope for sustaining such meetings as this Forum in order to foster the economic link with the French side, calling for the Iraqi investors to seize this opportunity to lay down a basis for the joint work on the long run with the French in the various sectors like Oil & gas, Industry, Banking, Arming … etc in the way that raises the relations to the wished standards.

“Last Puzzle Piece”, 26 DEC

“Last Puzzle Piece”GCR/RV UpdateMondayDecember 26, 2016Now that Israel has been geopolitically forced to return the entire West Bank, including the Old City of Jerusalem–what could possibly be left or next on the global reset checklist?This historic and unified act by a sovereign nation voting body (UN) was a critical geopolitical–and legal–but not the last puzzle piece demonstrating an end

“Last Puzzle Piece”, 26 DEC

“Last Puzzle Piece”GCR/RV UpdateMondayDecember 26, 2016Now that Israel has been geopolitically forced to return the entire West Bank, including the Old City of Jerusalem–what could possibly be left or next on the global reset checklist?This historic and unified act by a sovereign nation voting body (UN) was a critical geopolitical–and legal–but not the last puzzle piece demonstrating an end