Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 13

27-March-2006

IRAQ

Kurds Complain Of Not Receiving Enough Revenue From Iraqi Budget

Iraqs Kurds have complained that they are not receiving their due share of revenue from the Iraqi budget, according to the Director General of the Ministry of Finance in the government of Iraqi Kurdistan, Rashid Tahir. He told al-Hayat of 19 March that the Iraqi government had allocated less revenue from the 2006 Iraqi budget to the Kurdish provinces (Arbil, Sulaimaniyah...