Mayahi: Trade Ministry to be as governmental merchant to keep prices stability after canceling Ration Card
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) MP, Aziz al-Mayahi, the member of the Parliamentary Economy and Investment Committee, stated that the parliament will cooperate with the government to make the Trade Ministry as a governmental merchant in order to help in keeping the stability of the prices after canceling the Ration Card.
In a press statement received by IraqiNews.com on Saturday, he said “The mechanism of replacing the Ration Card with a financial support will be supervised by the parliament and the implementation of this decision will consider the change in the prices of the local market.”
Mayahi stressed the necessity of “Excluding the flour foodstuff from this decision where the Trade Ministry will directly supervise the distribution of this foodstuff and with reasonable prices through the cooperative organizations.”
“We are following all the adopted plans to apply this decision and will call to postpone it, if we find any defect or violation to the required conditions of applying it,” he concluded.