Criticism of the government and assurances that the budget will not be passed without adjusting the dollar exchange rate
economic Last update 02/15/2022 | 8:50 am
The Information / Baghdad...
Political parties criticized the government's financial performance and the failure to carry out reforms that serve the people, stressing that the next budget will not be voted on without changing the dollar exchange rate.
A member of the Al-Fateh Alliance, Mahmoud Al-Hayani, told Al-Maalouma, "The rise in oil prices came to serve and benefit the government, and the people did not get anything from it, especially since the general citizens suffer from the high cost of living in light of the high prices as a result of the decision to increase the value of the dollar against the dinar.".
On the other hand, the representative of the State of Law coalition, Firas Turki, confirmed to "The Information", that "the coordination framework stands by the reduction of the dollar exchange rate in the 2022 budget, as the budget will not be passed without making adjustments to the exchange rate."
On the other hand, the representative of the coordination framework, Muhammad Al-Ziyadi, told Al-Maalouma that “the framework will set a condition when voting on the next prime minister, as the candidate will not pass without getting a word from him to reduce the exchange rate, but by going to the opposition, then he cannot Setting the conditions, rather asking for a price adjustment.”
In a related context, the representative of the Al-Fateh Alliance, Ibtisam Al-Hilali, told Al-Maalouma, “The framework is determined to obtain all parliamentary signatures within Parliament in order to restore the dollar exchange rate to its predecessor, stressing that
the government has achieved its goal of raising the exchange rate, and there is no longer a justification for its continuation with this.” approach”. finished 25