Parliament Speaker Mohamed al-Halbousi has expressed rejection toward depending on external loans to fill in the deficiency in the 2019 state budget.
During a meeting with the finance committee to
He also warned against delaying the approval of the draft law saying, “there are ongoing meetings to resolve the issues within the bill and its terms.”
Last month, Iraq's parliament reportedly finished the first reading of the draft of the budget for the fiscal year 2019.
The revenues of the 2019 budget