The Information” reveals the details and features of the 2022 budget and the date of its submission to Parliament
economic Last update 12/13/2021 | 12:33 PM
Information / Baghdad..
The financial advisor to the Prime Minister, Mazhar Muhammad Salih, ruled out, on Monday, a proposal to change the dollar exchange rate during the current budget, indicating that the 2022 budget is ready for voting.
Saleh said in a statement to "The Information" that "all statements about changing the dollar exchange rate or returning to the previous rate are incorrect, indicating that
"the benefits of raising the dollar price are great and can never be neglected, and talking about changing the exchange rate has become a thing of the past."
He explained that "the speculative price of a barrel of oil will be in the 2022 budget by about $50, which is less than the expected global price, which amounts to $70 per barrel," noting that
"the global price of oil depends on several global data, as well as the government's intention to raise non-revenue rates." oil and increasing dependence on it.
Saleh added, "The government will present the budget ready to Parliament as soon as the constitutional procedures for the elections are completed," noting that
"the budget witnessed some changes until the number allocated to it is not very different from the 2021 budget." Done/ 25 d