Central Bank to raise his voice against efforts to dominate
On: Tuesday 09/13/2011 11:01
Baghdad / term
Reveal, in a move for fear of subjecting the central bank to the government, accused the bank, on Monday, the window views in the executive branch to block the idea of monetary reform in Iraq, while confirming the Finance Committee in the House of Representatives that the government is working hard to subdue the bodies and independent institutions of all control.
The central bank said in a statement yesterday and received a "long" version of it, that "some government officials are waging an unprecedented media attack on the bank, considering that there is work outside the law mar the idea of monetary reform carried out by the Central Bank".
The statement added that "the Bank has already received an official letter from the Committee on Economic Affairs in the cabinet in 2007 when the bank is appealing to study the draft of the Iraqi currency reform by restructuring and deleting three zeros from them."
The statement noted that this speech was designed to "facilitate the cash trading and reduce the cost of cash transactions in the context of a reform strategy for the system of monetary management in the country, like what was done by the majority of the countries of the world, particularly those that left the turmoil and economic decline, which seeks to rebuild the cash."
He was Adviser to the Prime Minister for Economic Affairs said in a twenty-fifth of August, that lifting the zeros from the currency is the biggest corruption in Iraq if it was during this period, and fall under the name of tampering with the economic, warning of "mafias currency" is preparing to rig the trillion Iraqi dinars to replace in the light of the planned changes.
The statement noted that "the Bank finds that such irresponsible acts in the launch of the charges baseless and motivated by an unknown direction contrary to the rules of behavior that should be adhered to by state officials in tackling the issues of different countries, especially sensitive of them."
He stressed the bank that "will retain the right to legal defense of his being, and download those authorities responsible for endangering the interests of the country's financial risk of prejudice to the irresponsible," noting that "these actions are meant to expose the centers of legal and international central bank to the risk of moral hazard to the public in various forms."
For his part, warned against a member of the Finance Committee in the House of Representatives, Ibrahim al-Mutlaq, of the policy pursued by the Government for the development of independent bodies all under their control and hegemony over its decision, and said, "This is inconsistent with the Constitution and therefore, the Finance Committee and the Parliament will work Jhadan the lack of access to the Red Line, any bank subject to the executive branch. "
He praised al-Mutlaq in a telephone conversation with the "long" Yesterday, the policy of the Central Bank because it works with the government along the lines of one for the monetary reform in Iraq, he said, "Through our meetings repeated with experts in the bank did not complain about the intervention of government parties in the work I do not know the secret this statement.
However, the MP for the rule of law Abdul Salam al-Maliki, asked about the reason behind the timing of the statement and said, "Why did not ask for government intervention in the earlier time was called the Governor of the Central Bank to Parliament," saying in a statement the "long" yesterday that there are points in Some agencies have an agenda trying from time to time to stir up trouble against the government and Parliament to read a good bank statement and then call for an urgent meeting between the Finance Committee and the Bank, called on the government to intervene to protect the central bank. "
As for the lifting of the zeroes Maliki said, "We need to study the strategy and plans for the implementation of this project and is not true that is applied in a short period so as not to laundering of funds from some of the corrupt."
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