Parliamentary finance announces the hosting of most of the officials of the ministries before the adoption of the budget

Baghdad: Sumer News
The parliamentary Finance Committee decided on Tuesday to host most of the officials of ministries, bodies and presidencies to discuss their budgets by a series of meetings before the budget is submitted to vote, indicating that the price of oil is still fixed at $ 56 a barrel.

"The Finance Committee held a meeting today to discuss the budget and proposed amendments to it," Committee member Siham al-Aqili said in an interview.

She added that "the Committee decided to host the majority of officials of the ministries of state and bodies and presidencies to discuss budgets by two ministries at each meeting," noting that "today's meeting hosted the Minister of Culture to discuss the allocations and budget of the ministry and make the required adjustments."

"Future meetings will witness the hosting of officials of the Ministries of Interior, Defense, Electricity, Oil, Trade and Transport, the Information and Communications Commission, the presidency of the Republic and ministers."

"The price of a barrel of oil in the budget of 2019 is still fixed at $ 56 and 12% share of the region," noting that the Committee is still considering the proposals submitted by members and blocks amendments made.