February 27, 2013, 9:40 am
Parliamentary Finance Committee called on the government to impose the Iraqi dinar in the dealings of investment companies operating in the country with a view to supporting and strengthening of the local currency abroad.
A member of the Commission and the Iraqi List MP Hassan al-Bayati said in an interview transferred reporter "news agency, Iraqi," that: "directed the Central Bank to support investment in dinars will support the national currency and the Iraqi economy, and this prompts us to call to rely on the dinar all insider and external to increase its value and enhance confidence of the world and be a competitor of international currencies. "
He added that: "Most countries in the world depend commercial and investment operations on its national currency, while Iraq still depends on the dollar, ماجعل the value of the Iraqi dinar parked on the price of the U.S. dollar."