Arabic | Kurdish



PM to announced new gov't formation in 10 days: MB

2018/10/13 | 13:35

(Iraq Now News)- MB Raed Fahmy of the Coalition of Alliance Towards Reform revealed Saturday that Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi will announce the new cabinet in the next 10 days.

Fahmy said in press remarks that Mahdi will be choosing between candidates who submitted their resumes online as well as independent candidates and nominees of political blocs.

He also pointed out that the number of ministries might be reduced to 21 or even merged, pointing out that Mahdi currently has many resumes of various expertise and skills that he may consider for important official positions in his government.

Mahdi, announced on Friday that around 15,184 Iraqi citizens have submitted their resumes on a website he launched earlier for nominations to ministerial posts in the anticipated cabinet.

On Oct.

2, newly-elected Iraqi President Barham Salih nominated Abdul-Mahdi to form the country’s new government after consensus between parliamentary blocs.

Mahdi served as Minister of Oil in Haider al-Abadi’s government but resigned in 2016 after two years in office.

He was also vice-president between 2005 and 2011.

Note: The post (PM to announced new gov't formation in 10 days: MB) appeared first on (Baghdad Post) and do not necessarily reflect the position of IraqNow.news.
You can read the original text from the source (Baghdad Post).










Trending Now


⋙ US spy agencies increasingly convinced MBS played role in Khashoggi‘s fate: Report

⋙ Water pollution in Iraq threatens religious rites of ancient fate

⋙ Saudi Arabia transfers $100m to US State Department as Khashoggi crisis deepens

⋙ Turkish police search Saudi consulate again in Khashoggi case

⋙ Iraq ramps up gas supply after years of delay

Videos - Photos

⋙ Syrian Air Force begins maneuvers along Idlib buffer zone (video)

⋙ Tiger Forces begin military drills in east Idlib as buffer zone agreement hangs in the balance (video)

⋙ ‘Iconic‘ Istanbul photographer Ara Guler dies aged 90


ISIS News

⋙ Syrian Air Force begins maneuvers along Idlib buffer zone (video)

⋙ Tiger Forces begin military drills in east Idlib as buffer zone agreement hangs in the balance (video)

⋙ Saudi Arabia transfers $100m to US State Department as Khashoggi crisis deepens

⋙ Saudi Arabia transfers $100m to State Department as Khashoggi crisis deepens

⋙ ISIS Commander Blamed for Iran Attack among 18 Killed in Iraq

⋙ 2,265 bodies exhumed in Nineveh following ISIS expulsion: IHCHR

⋙ US Coalition says Iranian missile strike did no damage to ISIS in east Syria