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Global institution expects "stable" financial situation of Iraq thanks to funding and increase oil production
American Foundation for global economic research and analysis, on Sunday, keeping the credit rating of Iraq at a level (B-B) to the remote and short term respectively, is likely to be able to defeat (ISIS), achieving "financial stability" through funding and increase oil production to four million and 400 thousand barrels per day by the year 2019.
She had us S&P standard and poor Foundation for financial classification and issue of economic research and analysis, in a statement today, I followed the "range", "Iraq has granted category (B-) for the long term with the classification (B) for short term respectively,"
Noting that it "concerns the effective credit rating for foreign and local currency for Iraq with her prediction that financial stability is expected with the end or decline his battles against ISIS."
The Agency said that "predictions of financial stability in Iraq reflects the expectation that he could fill the huge fiscal deficits in local currency and difficult budget through funding", "Iraq could unexpectedly contain his battle with ISIS.
The US corporation incorporated, forecast "increase in Iraqi oil production and exports by the year 2019 to four million and 400 thousand barrels a day and three million and 600 thousand barrels, respectively, with the IMF programme to achieve gradual financial settlement in the country."
And had the appearance of Mohamed Saleh, the head of the Government's financial adviser, Haider Al-Abadi, told the (range), (24 August 2016), about a new round of talks between Iraq and the International Monetary Fund early next September, said it would focus on credit for standby arrangements five billion loan and $300 million, to support the budget, and the implementation of economic reforms and fiscal governance, tilted the possibility of taking over the second and third instalments of the loan fund of about two billion dollars at the end of the year 2016.
Standard was that Bowers, one of the largest global credit rating institutions, proved by March 2016, rated Iraq's credit at B-/B, usually the country's growth "will remain stable in the medium term because of the surge in oil production, would ease budgetary pressures.
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