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  • b1955's Avatar
    Today, 11:13 AM
    Good Morning all of DS have a happy hump day :)
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  • tudor's Avatar
    Today, 11:13 AM
    Good morning everyone. The prayers are being welcomed with open arms. Gretchen is blessed with so many friends, known and unknown, and family praying for her. I know God is listening. She is supposed to hear from her insurance company some time Friday on their decision to cover the pet scan or not. Please pray that they will cover it as it will give her the answers to whether she is cancer free or not. Thank you all, your AWESOME!!! Please have a great week.
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  • harry's Avatar
    Today, 08:22 AM
    Iraqi Economic Council taking part in the Forum Emirates 24.05.2017 Iraqi Economic Council participated in the work of the UAE Economic Forum, held for the period from 23-25 ​​/ May - 2017 United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi and Dubai, within the official government delegation. According to a statement of the Council received / scales News / copy of it, that "annexation of the government delegation, both Mohammed Xiaa the Sudanese head of the delegation and the Minister of Industry Agency and the Minister of Labor and Social Affairs and Sami al-Araji, Chairman of the National Authority for Investment and Kazem al-Hassani Economic Advisor to the Prime Minister and Torhan Mufti and Faisal Alheims Director General of the Bank of TBI Essam Mohammed Saleh, Director General of the Real Estate Department in the Municipality of Baghdad and Salam al-Hakim, Director General of the Industrial development Department, and a number of other representatives of some government institutions. "He added: "Like the Iraqi Economic Council in the work of this forum are: Ibrahim al-Baghdadi al-Masoudi - President of the Iraqi Economic Council Saadi Wahib Sehud First Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Iraqi Economic Council and Ali Fadel Shamara - Second Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Iraqi Economic Council, Rafie al-Rawi - Board Member Iraqi economic Council administration. "He continued: "The first day's program included a number of meetings, including as follows: The first meeting with Abu Dhabi Chamber and the meeting at the headquarters of the Ministry of Economy UAE in Abu Dhabi and a meeting with the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates. "He noted that "the meetings held on this day was fruitful across the UAE side expressed their happiness to meet with their brothers of the Iraqi delegation, where all the provision of facilities and to overcome all obstacles that hinder the means to stimulate investment and economic and trade between the two countries and cooperation were discussed, especially that the next stage will witnessing the reconstruction and rehabilitation of infrastructure after the process of achieving Iraq's full victory over terrorism. "He pointed out that: "The focus on the transfer of the UAE experience successful and benefit from the good experiences for the purpose of establishing industrial cities in Iraq, similar to the industrial cities in the UAE and facilitate the export of goods and Iraqi exports of raw materials and semi-finished and find markets for it. "For his part, President of the Council Ibrahim al-Baghdadi, said the "United Arab Emirates has become the most important financial center in the region after the merger of banks in recent years and most recently was the merger between the two giants first Abu Dhabi National Bank and the Gulf, and in spite of that, but we have not seen any weight of the banks of the UAE in Iraq, and we hope to see broad participation of banks and take advantage of the promising investment opportunities in Iraq. "He added: "We also hope to increase cooperation between the government and private banks in the opening credits," he said. "There are 12 banks Mnazavia under the banner of the Iraqi Economic Council hopes to open the door of cooperation and participation with UAE banks" . http://www.mawazin.net/%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D8%AC%D9%84%D8%B3-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A7%D9%82%D8%AA%D8%B5%D8%A7%D8%AF%D9%8A-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B9%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%82%D9%8A-%D9%8A%D8%B4%D8%A7%D8%B1%D9%83-%D9%81%D9%8A-%D8%A7%D8%B9%D9%85%D8%A7%D9%84-%D9%85%D9%84%D8%AA%D9%82%D9%89-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A7%D9%85%D8%A7%D8%B1%D8%A7%D8%AA/%D8%A7%D9%82%D8%AA%D8%B5%D8%A7%D8%AF%D9%8A%D8%A9
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  • harry's Avatar
    Today, 08:17 AM
    Barzani: the independence of Kurdistan will unite us and our relationship with Baghdad is like the relationship of landlord and tenant 24 May 2017 The head of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government Nechirvan Barzani, on Wednesday, that the independence of the region will unite us all, in what was considered that the relationship of Arbil and Baghdad is like the relationship of landlord and tenant. Barzani said in a speech during the Scientific Conference of the University of Kurdistan followed the "Sky Press," that "the independence of the Kurdistan region will not be a panacea, but the way to a solution," adding that "independence unites us all." Barzani pointed out that "the opportunity in front of Kurdistan now is unprecedented throughout history," adding that "at this stage we are heading to the end of the crisis." Barzani felt that "building good relations with Baghdad better than having more like the relationship between the landlord and tenant relationship," he said. The Islamic Movement of Kurdistan confirmed on Wednesday, a project to hold a referendum on the independence of the Kurdistan region stopped because of the region's president, Massoud Barzani, referring not to the possibility of holding the referendum without the return of the work of the regional parliament to legislate a special law to hold referendum. http://www.skypressiq.net/2017/5/24/%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%B1%D8%B2%D8%A7%D9%86%D9%8A-%D8%A7%D8%B3%D8%AA%D9%82%D9%84%D8%A7%D9%84-%D9%83%D8%B1%D8%AF%D8%B3%D8%AA%D8%A7%D9%86-%D8%B3%D9%88%D9%81-%D9%8A%D9%88%D8%AC%D8%AF%D9%86%D8%A7-%D9%88%D8%B9%D9%84%D8%A7%D9%82%D8%AA%D9%86%D8%A7-%D8%A8%D8%A8%D8%BA%D8%AF%D8%A7%D8%AF-%D8%A7%D8%B4%D8%A8%D9%87-%D8%A8%D8%B9%D9%84%D8%A7%D9%82%D8%A9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D8%A4%D8%AC%D8%B1-%D9%88%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D8%B3%D8%AA%D8%A3%D8%AC%D8%B1
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  • harry's Avatar
    Today, 08:13 AM
    US general: the independence of the Kurds a matter of time and that's what he did on Baghdad 24 May 2017 The head of the US Defense Intelligence Agency, said that the efforts of the independence of the Iraqi Kurds from Baghdad is not a question of whether but when representing a major challenge to the stability of the country. The director of the agency, Lieutenant-General Vincent Stewart during a Senate hearing that "the ability of Iraq in response to the communication and understanding with the government in Baghdad will play a key role in averting renewed conflict." He added Stewart, whose role includes the preparation of intelligence reports and not US policy that "the independence of the Kurds is the question of" when, not what Ama..aly likely. " "And therefore, this important referendum will take place in October this year." Kurds played a key role in the US-backed campaign to defeat the organization Daesh that swept about a third of the territory of Iraq almost three years ago. He faces Daesh security forces are now in Mosul, another major urban stronghold in Iraq. Stewart said, "While defeating Daesh in Mosul, the biggest challenge to the government will be reconciliation between the government dominated by Shiites and Sunnis in the west and the Kurds in the north." Stewart said, "solving the issue of Kirkuk oil field and revenues associated with oil fields and resolve the issue of eligibility in the city of Kirkuk, it would represent a major political challenges to the Iraqi government." He warned of negative consequences if Baghdad could not or did not have a ready understanding with the Kurds or Sunnis. "The inability to address challenges associated with a political solution will ultimately lead to a conflict between all parties to resolve the issue and return to what might turn to civil strife in Iraq." http://www.skypressiq.net/2017/5/24/%D8%AC%D9%86%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%84-%D8%A7%D9%85%D8%B1%D9%8A%D9%83%D9%8A-%D8%A7%D8%B3%D8%AA%D9%82%D9%84%D8%A7%D9%84-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%83%D8%B1%D8%AF-%D9%85%D8%B3%D8%A3%D9%84%D8%A9-%D9%88%D9%82%D8%AA-%D9%88%D9%87%D8%B0%D8%A7-%D9%85%D8%A7-%D8%B9%D9%84%D9%89-%D8%A8%D8%BA%D8%AF%D8%A7%D8%AF-%D9%81%D8%B9%D9%84%D9%87
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  • harry's Avatar
    Today, 07:51 AM
    Integrity: imprisonment former Deputy Secretary General of the Ministry of Defense 5/24/2017 0:00 Baghdad / morning revealed the Integrity Commission, on Tuesday, by the competent integrity issues of the Criminal Court issued a ruling sentenced in absentia against former Deputy Secretary General of the Ministry of Defense in accordance with the provisions of Article 340 of the Code Alaqhobat.oukalt Investigation Department of the Integrity Commission, in a statement posted on its website: The "convicted fugitive has to exploit his job and causing damage to public property and the interests of the works , " noting "he violating the instructions and controls for upgrading staff, despite the installation of the notes by the Directorate General of individuals . " In a related context, disclosed with the department for a verdict in absentia S former commissioner of the Bank Director "through Iraq , Al - Ahli," noting that " the relevant issues of integrity and economic crime and money laundering court misdemeanors sentenced accused of severe imprisonment pursuant to the provisions of Article (3 / b) of the Anti - Money Laundering 93 of the 2004 law." She explained, the department, in talking about details of the case, that the accused fugitive had in 2013 when she was Deputy Commissioner of the bank manager through Iraq Ahli violating instructions buying and selling foreign currency from the Central Bank of Iraq, indicating its transfer of $ 11 million outside Iraq for the benefit of one of the accused without the entry of the goods purchased in exchange for those funds. http://www.alsabaah.iq/ArticleShow.aspx?ID=137718
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  • harry's Avatar
    Today, 07:43 AM
    Specialists: Expanding financial inclusion strengthens the family economy 5/24/2017 0:00 Baghdad / Mustafa al-Hashemi At a time when Iraqi banks announced that it seeks to adopt the draft Financial Inclusion, a number of existing citizens called on the banking sector develop soft conditions to facilitate their access to the benefits of affordable loans in order to achieve financial inclusion, as well as a review of financial initiatives in order to direct them to achieve economic feasibility. The financial inclusion means the delivery of banking products to all segments of society that are often employed to improve the family economy. The competent economic and financial affairs Haider Kadhim al - Baghdadi stressed that the banking sector must lead the real functions in the areas of development by offering advanced products to the public include all segments of society without exception. He noted that the activation of the calendar control by the central bank is necessary to modify the work of banks tracks and make them adopt financial inclusion , which is a global objective of reinforcing the family 's economy and driven towards growth. For his part , academic and economic d. Essam Mahouelle the need to create a culture of self - reliance in the provision of an opportunity to work rather than the survival of poor families rely on government aid and subsidies to the fact that the projects created by young people will be able to absorb the rate of unemployment and raise the living standards of those families. He noted that the implementation of the financial inclusion program requires a strong support from the executive bodies to achieve the feasibility of this program through legislation protecting national production. He says the student at the Faculty of Administration and Economics Hassan Haidar: we learned in our curricula established in colleges and universities with financial and banking specialization that financial inclusion expands banking services and gives banks the opportunity to innovate and develop its services and products to include various social strata. He said in an interview for "morning": that the inclusion of the public banking services, including loans, will open the door to the integration of poor families in the labor market through their access to employment opportunities and direct loans towards the establishment of small and micro - enterprises. The financial inclusion means the delivery of financial and banking services to all segments of society and using them to serve the sustainable development process. In turn , he saw citizenship chosen that saw the adoption of financial inclusion requirements of the expansion of the opening of branches of banks, according to population ratios in providing banking services to the public which would activate the economic movement by the launch of production loans or even consumer. She added that the granting of limited credit controls and conditions difficult "personal advances" phenomenon produced between low - income people are weighing them manage their living things , especially if the amount of significant advance. And called for a review of financial initiatives and study again for the purpose of supporting young people launch targeted for the establishment of small and medium - sized projects as loans contribute effectively to reduce unemployment and stimulate the economy. The central bank 's role in promoting financial inclusion strategy in the economy through his initiative to grant a loan of $ 5 billion is equivalent to 6.5 trillion dinars. Mukhtar that followed the current stage requires diversification of loans to achieve financial inclusion, indicating that there needs to be renovating home or rehabilitation workshop or car purchase or repair, stressing the importance of the launch of self marriages that were in place and not restricted to only the category of staff. She noted that the financial inclusion of great importance in achieving sustainable development in view of the country 's need for the participation of all sectors to reach the goal of development, as well as the financial inclusion allows banks to offer their contribution to the promotion benefit from social benefits. http://www.alsabaah.iq/ArticleShow.aspx?ID=137697
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  • harry's Avatar
    Today, 07:33 AM
    good morning to all ds i pray that everyone will have a blessed day and enjoy its, tudor insurance company work for us we dont work for them we all paid for insurance for to take care of need and they still drag things out and make its hard sometime on all, but keep your faith up that its will be taken care quick for gretchen abd her needs.
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    Today, 06:09 AM
    Good morning tudor, harry, Bondlady2, b1955, cleptatra, Jade, guardian, DodgerBoy & all of DS. My thoughts & prayers to all the victims & their families of the bombing in Manchester. Tudor you said it perfectly! I'm sorry the insurance company is dragging their feet. People go through enough as it is with whatever they are dealing with & they don't need to have any added stress. Prayers for each & every one. Enjoy a blessed, wonderful & safe day.
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