Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

UN rep. regrets Iraqi MPs' failing to elect speaker  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) - 02/07/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) UN Special Representative for Iraq Nikolay Mladenov voiced regret over the newly-elected Iraqi parliament's failure to agree on a new speaker



"Iraqi politicians need to acknowledge great importance of the matter," Mladenov said in a press release



"Iraqis went out to elect a 'national unity' parliament on April 30th in order to swiftly address major social, humanitarian, political and security problems facing the country



"Any delay or failure in committing to constitutional deadlines would impact the country's unity and safety." Mladenov called on all politicians to set their differences aside and embrace the spirit of consensus so as to elect a speaker in the next session, scheduled for July 8th




"Such step would enable the parliament to elect a new president and carry on forward in the process of forming the government," he noted



Earlier today, the Iraqi parliament convened its first session of the third legislative term amid lack of consensus on the state's top three posts; the president, speaker and premier


 


Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)




  MENA News Headlines
 Feb 19 2017 - Registration for Upgrade programme till April 20Muscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Registration for the 'Upgrade' programme is now open for Information and Communications Technology students who are interested in seeing their graduation project ...

 Feb 19 2017 - Sultanate participates in Abu Dhabi International Offset ConferenceMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- The Omani Authority for Partnership For Development (OAPFD) participated in the Abu Dhabi International Offset Conference (ADIOC) in UAE recently. The conference ...

 Feb 19 2017 - Al Ansab Wetlands a haven for birds and naturalistsMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- The beautiful Al Ansab Wetlands in Muscat is one of the most beautiful and popular natural sites that attracts scores of visitors. Located in wilayat of Bausher ...

 Feb 19 2017 - Premedion Oman Club opens at MGMMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Premedion Oman Club opened in a grand ceremony under the patronage of H H Sayyid Mohammed bin Salim al Said, Chief of Protocol Department in the Ministry of Foreign ...

 Feb 19 2017 - Two Omani inventors win silver at IIFME in KuwaitMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Two Omani inventors have brought recognition to the sultanate as their innovative product designs won silver medals at the 9th International Invention Fair in the ...

 Feb 19 2017 - Inspired by Oman Art Exhibition features works of eight artistsMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Crowne Plaza Muscat, in collaboration with the Department of Heritage and Culture in North Batinah governorate, is holding the 'Inspired by Oman Art Exhibition'. ...

 Feb 19 2017 - Forum to be held on Islamic economics and investmentMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- An international forum on Islamic Economics and Social Investment will be held on Tuesday at Shangri-La Barr al Jissah Resort and Spa in Muscat under the patronage of ...

 Feb 19 2017 - South Batinah received more than 20,000 commercial and industrial applications in 2016Muscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- The number of commercial and industrial applications received in the Governorate of South Batinah from January 1 till December 31 last year stood at 20,207. Hamad bin ...

 Feb 19 2017 - 45 register for street vending through Invest Easy portalMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has said that 45 street vendors have registered through the Invest Easy portal. The option was made available through ...

 Feb 19 2017 - 491 held for violating Labour LawMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- The weekly report released by the Ministry of Manpower's (MoM) joint inspection team stated that 491 workers were held for violating the Labour Law from February 5 to ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help