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KRG receives share of federal budget, ends salary cuts

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Sunday led a meeting with the Kurdistan Region’s Economic Council to address the resumption of full salary pay for government employees. Prime Minister Barzani reiterated that the KRG pays salaries from available revenue, and that they can do so …

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An Eid al-Adha message from the KRG

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – With the arrival of Eid al-Adha, we wish all Muslims in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq a happy Eid. We hope this Eid brings joy and prosperity to everyone. In recent days, the Kurdistan Region saw an increase in Coronavirus cases. We ask that …

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Council of Ministers approves bill and discusses cooperation with Parliament

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Wednesday led the Kurdistan Region Council of Ministers’ weekly meeting to discuss economic reforms and relations with Parliament. Prime Minister Barzani reiterated that relations with the Kurdistan Region Parliament are based on mutual respect, and that the Ninth Cabinet …

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A Statement by KRG regarding the recent airstrikes against militia groups

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – The Kurdistan Regional Government in a statement today rejected allegations of KRG involvement in US airstrikes against militia groups on Monday. The Kurdistan Regional Government’s Spokesperson responded as follows: “In recent days, an official from the Kataib Seyid al-Shuhada militia group by the name …

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Council of Ministers discuss 2021 financial report

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Wednesday led a meeting in which the Council of Ministers discussed this year’s financial data. Finance Minister Awat Sheikh Janab addressed the revenue, costs, and budget deficit for the Kurdistan Region in 2021. The Council of Ministers decided to …

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Council of ministers discusses final steps to implement federal budget law

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – The Council of Ministers met on Wednesday under the supervision of Prime Minister Masrour Barzani to discuss the final implementation steps of 2021 federal budget law. Prime Minister Barzani thanked the KRG’s delegation to Baghdad for successfully defending the financial rights of the Kurdistan …

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