Wednesday, October 28
The Iraqi parliament decided to interrogate al-Abadi and Finance Minister about the new salary scale and the decisions of the reforms issued by the law has decided the teachers' union to launch a general strike on the fifth of next month to protest the law .. While deputies Maliki's coalition began collecting signatures for the withdrawal of authorization Parliament has in the implementation of reforms that the oldest Today the new decisions around.
London: decided the presidency of the Iraqi parliament Tuesday to question the prime minister Haider al-Abadi and Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari on reform decisions issued by the Law handed the new salary, which triggered a cross-section of state employees totaling four million employees to reduce their salaries and allowances led them to organize demonstrations, strikes and sit-ins against the law.
But the appearance of Mohammed Saleh economic adviser Ebadi asserts that the salary scale that provides state-of about two billion dollars annually, adding it was investigating the Justice and supports standard service and efficiency Vtm pull dangerous and privileges of employees who perform office service and restrict workers to the profession as Doctors, teachers in universities.
For his part, House Speaker Salim al-Jubouri, held a meeting attended by First Deputy Sheikh Hamoudi, the head of Finance and Legal Committee in Parliament and a number of experts in the financial and legal field, during which "discuss the new salary scale and the importance of correct reforms file direction that serves the interests of the people and taking into account the standard of living side of the citizen class basis and work to promote measures that will provide a decent life for the people of the country "as a press release to inform the Office of Parliament said received" Elaph "a copy of it.
Today, the teachers' union decided to stage a sit-in all of Iraq's schools on the fifth of next month to protest the new salary ladder.
He said media director of the union official spokesman Nasser al-Kaabi told reporters that the Central Council of the union decided to be Thursday the fifth of next month, day sit-in in all of Iraq's schools in case of non-implementation of the demands made by the teachers 'union bodies responsible about teachers and teachers' salaries. He warned that there are other progressive measures will be announced at the time .. He added that when it comes to pensions of teachers and teachers, this it would be a red line with the union.
The Council of Ministers decided in the third month of the current salary scale adjustment Supplement Law salaries of state employees and the public sector No. 22 of 2008, and the unification of allocations charged by all state employees and reduce the differences between them as would apply in the first of next month.
Sheikh Abdul Mahdi al-Karbalai certified top Shi'ite cleric Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani has called in a speech last Friday in Karbala to re-examine the salary scale by specialists Act in order to achieve justice for all and not an injustice to any segment of the staff especially the owners of scientific talent and university professors relying on them in the construction of Iraq.
Campaign for the withdrawal of a parliamentary mandate from Abadi, the implementation of reforms
For their part deputies State of Law coalition led by former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki began Abadi, one of its leaders is gathering signatures for the withdrawal of the authorization granted by Parliament to implement his reforms. And the adoption of the coalition collecting signatures for the withdrawal of the mandate of the parliament under the pretext of campaign-Abadi she came to not being content with the usefulness of decisions taken by the reforms over the past three months, which packs but observers point out that these objections come as a result of damage to the interests of the coalition deputies in these reforms.
The House of Representatives ratified unanimously by deputies in the atheist th of August (last August) on the first package of government reforms launched by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi then also voted on the same day on the parliamentary reforms launched by the President of the Council, Salim al package.
Today gave the coalition of state law Abadi 48 hours to return to what was previously agreed on the need to inform the political blocs any actions taken .. told a senior source in the coalition Agency Iraqi News Aloutnayh that "the whole coalition that, in the event of non-Abadi obligation to issue a statement confirming lack of responsibility for the effects and consequences of the Prime Minister about the lack of obligation to inform the blocs and political powers, especially with regard to the conditional authorization granted by the House of Representatives for the implementation of reforms.
He stressed the coalition of state law that, in the event of non-Abadi's commitment to do so, it is no longer representative of the coalition in the cabinet, but represent himself, according to .. He explained that what he paid for the measure is a collection decisions taken by Abadi, which most recently a wide range of staff and workers in state institutions reduce the salaries of the Find a state of revulsion among the citizens and their rejection of these actions which affect the lives of the citizen and his living he says.
New reform decisions
Today, the Cabinet decided in its weekly meeting chaired by Abadi assignment manager in the finance department of the General Secretariat of the Council Mohammed Baqir al-Moussawi and general manager of the Department of Studies and the development of younger leaders and cadres in the Ministry of Youth and Sports Adnan Ibrahim Khalil Ibrahim OS to retirement.
They also discussed the abuse cases to health institutions and affiliates, reduction and agreed to the proposals contained in the letter of the Ministry of Health, who pointed out the great efforts made by medical and health cadres and fighters of the citizens and the reasons for the attacks, reduction and ways to address them. The Council also approved a bind and the Ministry of Commerce to cover the needs of the ration card of sugar produced locally material on the recommendation of the Economic Committee, and the formation of a ministerial committee with a representative of the Iraqi equation producing its price according to the international data exchange.
The Abadi and within the reforms launched by the ninth of last August packs 123 and Undersecretary of the Ministry and General Manager has relieved of their posts and referred it to a retirement .. also decided to reduce the number of cabinet posts to 22 instead of 33 by abolishing the three positions of deputy prime ministers and four ministries and merge eight ministries and make-four only. He also cut the salaries of senior officials and the abolition of the majority of Hamayatem elements and bring them back to the security forces.
And these reform steps came after weeks of demonstrations in Baghdad and several Iraqi areas in which protesters demanded better services, especially water and electricity and the fight against corruption and to hold negligent.
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