Chat Room News Excerpts & Highlights
Xbruster69: looks like a pretty good attendance, for the first day of KICRI , Dubai is having a World Conference today as well, so it would be expected the coming days, we should hear of vested interest, in the Iraq community.
Parliament session tommorrow will boast of 2018 Budget , needing to be signed by Masum, and getting the Gazzette in headlines, Wednesday it hits the shelves, which is middle of the banking week ( Tuesday morning to Thursday night )
France will build a new University in Mosul.. shipments of crude to Egypt start Thursday.. ” leading the Vision of an Economically stable and Developed Iraq..
Al-Bader said.. it doesnt get any bader than that.lol , already we see the currency gaining value incrementally daily , lets hope we see some signs of lower notes … Bottoms Up ladies ?
Baxter: anyone know what the currency auction was yesterday??
Clay: @Baxter not me
Baxter: I found it ..t hx
BREW: $88.2B price tag for rebuilding Iraq after Islamic State war – ABC News abcnews.go.com/International/…/war-kuwait-hosts-conferences-rebuilding-iraq-530129.
6 hours ago – A Kuwaiti official stands in front of an illuminated sign for a conference on Iraq being held in Kuwait City, Kuwait, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. Kuwait this week is hosting a series of … “There may be donor fatigue, but no one today can tell me there isn’t money. There is money to continue fighting, there is money …
BREW: Kuwait International Conference for Reconstruction of Iraq kicks off today news.kuwaittimes.net/…/kuwait-international-conference-for-reconstruction-of-iraq-ki… 1 day ago – Kuwait International Conference for Reconstruction of Iraq kicks off today.
Kuwait sees better inter-Arab ties through conference. IRBIL: This picture released by Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) yesterday shows aid workers distribute relief support offered by Kuwait to displaced Iraqis in coordination with …
BREW: President Donald Trump himself on Monday tweeted that America was “so stupidly spending $7 trillion in the Middle East, it is now time to start investing in OUR country.”
Billions of dollars poured into Iraq after the 2003 U.S.-led invasion that toppled dictator Saddam Hussein, with what feels now like little visible effect.
While Iraq is OPEC’s second-largest crude producer and home to the world’s fifth-largest known reserves, it says it needs $7 billion to repair its oil and gas fields. It has struggled to pay international firms running them.
spankie: the countries all around the globe are in debt to the eyeballs, Iraq with all its oil sales still cant save to help themselves
BREW: @spankie Not seeing an r/v in there future anytime soon.
chattels: @BREW Trump called an Iraqi delegation visiting him ‘thieves’, report By Rudaw http://www.rudaw.net/english/world/10022018
?chattels: @BREW Following a meeting with an Iraqi delegation last year, a former US official told the newspaper, Trump jokingly referred to them as “the most accomplished group of thieves he’d ever met.”
BREW: @chattels I Think he told the truth. lol
chattels: @BREW ?
chattels: @BREW I have yet to see an Iraqi response to that article.
BREW: @chattels and you may not.
chattels: @BREW Beggars and thieves, one asks you to be complicit in the theft and the other just takes.
BREW: @chattels i agree with that one.
chattels: @BREW It is an arrogant sense of entitlement on the part of the Iraqi elite, IMO.
BREW: @chattels i am not sure iraq will ever get it together.
chattels: @BREW Nor i.