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Document: Iraqi Govt ends salary cut system for employees, retirees

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Iraq's Ministry of Finance declared Wednesday the end of the 3.8 percent-cut from salaries of employees and retirees, a document obtained by the Baghdad Post revealed.

In an official declaration issued on Tuesday, the ministry foreordained to return the salaries deductions in the period from January 1 to March 31, 2018.



The ministry allocated the increase of oil barrel price to pay the compensation to the citizens.


The Iraqi parliament has approved the salary cut system in the budget bill for 2018, in order to boost the general budget. 


Last Modified: Wednesday، 04 April 2018 01:44 PM