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02-11-2010, 04:39 AM
CBI sells $ 169m on Thur.

February 11, 2010 - 10:37:41

BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: The Central Bank of Iraq's (CBI) dollar sales dropped to $ 169.671 million in its daily auction on Thursday, compared to $ 186.025 million in the previous session.
"The demand hit $ 15.750 million in cash, covered at an exchange rate of 1,170 Iraqi dinars per dollar, and $ 153.921 million in foreign transfers outside the country, covered at an exchange rate of 1,173 Iraqi dinars per dollar," according to a CBI news bulletin received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
None of the 19 banks that participated in today's session offered to sell dollars.
The Central Bank of Iraq runs a daily auction from Sunday to Thursday.