– Natural gas prices moved lower on Monday after investors sold the commodity for profits in wake of last week’s bullish supply data, while weather forecasts calling for a break in a searing heat wave gripping the eastern U. S. pushed prices lower as well.
In the New York Mercantile Exchange, natural gas futures for delivery in August traded at USD3. 668 per million British thermal units, down 3. 21%.
The commodity hit a session low of USD3. 642 and a high of USD3. 752.
Natural gas prices soared by over 5% last week after the U. S. Energy Information Administration reported that storage in the week ending July 12 rose by 58 billion cubic feet, below market expectations for an increase of 64 billion cubic feet, though from Friday through Monday, profit takers wiped out the commodity’s gains.
Meanwhile, a return of milder temperatures for much of the U. S. suffering from a blistering heat wave pushed prices down as well.
Industry weather group MDA Weather Services predicted below-normal temperatures across most of the eastern half of the nation for the next five days.
The U. S. National Weather Service forecast also pointed to below-normal temperatures covering the heavily populated Northeast and Midwest regions over the next six-to-14 days.
Mild summer temperatures reduce the need for gas-fired electricity to cool homes and businesses.
Elsewhere on the NYMEX, light sweet crude oil futures for delivery in September were down 0. 56% and trading at USD107. 27 a barrel, while heating oil futures for August delivery were down 0. 40% at USD3. 0770 per – offers an extensive set of professional tools for the Forex, Commodities, Futures and the Stock Market including real-time data streaming, a comprehensive economic calendar, as well as financial news and technical & fundamental analysis by in-house experts.

OkieOilMan:  GOOD MONDAY MORNING AMERICA, SHIPS AT SEA AND ALL OUR WORLD WIDE FRIENDS. WELL HERE WE GO–ANOTHER MONDAY, SEEMS LIKE THERE COMING MORE FREQUENT AS I GET OLDER.
THERE ARE MANY RUMORS PREVAILING TODAY AND I JUST HOPE AND PRAY THERE ARE SUBSTANCE TO SOME OF THEM. NEVER BEFORE HAVE I WRITTEN A REBUTTAL NOR HAVE I EVER NAMED NAMES OR CALLED ANYONE OUT OPENLY.
TODAY IS DIFFERENT–I WAS APPALED BY A B. W. M. POST ACCUSING DEBRATARHEEL, MYSELF AND PAPA BEAR OF RECEIVING ANYTHING IN THE WAY OF PREFERANCE OR HAVING ANY ALTERNATIVE MOTIVE FOR OUR POSTING OF TRUE FACTS REGARDING WELLS FARGO.
NEITHER DEBRA, MYSELF, NOR PAPA BEAR RECEIVES NOT 1 RED CENT FROM WELLS FARGO NOR ARE WE TO RECEIVE ANY COMPENSATION IN ANY FORM AFTER THE C/E OCCURS.
WE ONLY PRESENT ACCURATE FACTUAL INFORMATION FURNISHED US AND PASS THE INFORMATION ON TO HELP OTHERS GET THE HIGHEST RATE POSSIBLE WHEN YOU EXCHANGE YOUR CURRENCY.
CONTRARY TO BWM POST WE ARE NOT LOOKING FOR THE LIME-LIGHT EITHER.
I HAVE KNOWN DEBRATARHEEL AND PAPA BEAR FOR QUITE SOME TIME NOW AND I AM HONORED TO CALL THEM MY BROTHER AND SISTER IN CHRIST. (THAT IS MORE THAN I CAN SAY FOR SOME PEOPLE).
AS FAR AS THE GROUP THING, LETS CLEAR THE AIR–1ST-YOU ARE AWARE OF THE 800 NUMBER SCENARIO. .(NUFF SAID ON THAT POINT). THAT IS WHAT SOME MISCONSTRUES AS A GROUP.
IF YOU UTILIZE THAT SCENARIO I GUESS YOU COULD SAY YOU WERE IN A GROUP–BUT–YOUR IN THE HIGHEST GROUP RATE OBTAINABLE AND OTHERS WILL DIS-AGREE AND PROMOTE OTHER SOURCES FOR YOUR C/E.
PERHAPS SOME OTHERS MAY HAVE OTHER MOTIVES. (COMPENSATION IS A GREAT MOTIVATOR). BWM ALSO STATED TERRY K. WAS AN IDIOT.
I TOTALLY DISAGREE WITH THAT STATEMENT ALSO AS I KNOW HE IS DOING THE BEST HE CAN TO HELP ALSO.
I THINK RATHER THAN BEING IN COMPETITION WITH OTHERS WE SHOULD ALL COMBINE OUR INFORMATION FOR THE BENEFIT OF ALL AND STOP THIS INFIGHTING TO SEE WHO IS AT THE TOP OF THE TOTEM POLE.
I WELCOME AND APPRECIATE ALL THE MANY,MANY OTHERS WHO IS TRYING TO HELP SEE US THRU TO COMPLETION. I HONOR THE INTEL PROVIDERS AND HOPE COMMON COURTESY PREVAILS
KEEP THE FAITH AND KEEP THE PRAYERS GOING UP——BLESSINGS


Citizens in Basra complain about damage categories of paper currency and the central bank is to replace them













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Alsumaria News / Basra

Citizens expressed in Basra, Monday, alarmed by the growing phenomenon of damage and rupture of small groups of paper currency, as expressed Retailers complained of this phenomenon, the Central Bank announced a plan to withdraw banknotes damaged and replaced with new ones.


He said ‘Ali Riad Abbas, who runs a taxi driver in an interview for "Alsumaria News", "The problem of corruption and torn banknotes of categories 250, 500, 1,000 dinars worsened significantly within the past few months," noting that "most of the banknotes traded of these groups in Basra damaged and torn, which can cause sometimes us Baharajat and problems. "


In turn, said Ghassan Abdel-Rahman, the owner of a shop selling food in the market, the publican, "The currency shattered spread widely in recent Allokhirh, and we are one of the most affected by them," adding that "this phenomenon does not affect the work of traders who deal in dollars and groups cash Iraqi large, as it does not harm the officials who get paid large cash groups. "


For his part, deputy governor of the Iraqi Central Bank Zuhair Ali Akbar said in an interview for "Alsumaria News", "State-owned banks in the provinces did not stop the withdrawal of currency damaged from circulation, however,

put an ambitious plan to print the categories of alternative techniques of high quality," adding that "categories that will replace the damaged print on paper better than the paper used in the printing of banknotes to neighboring countries."


He stressed banking expert who was director of the Central Bank branch in Basra that "the central bank is determined to end this phenomenon."


The banknotes circulating in Iraq printed in the United Kingdom by a British company, is gaining all denominations leafy current specification much better than the specifications of those that were in circulation until 2004,
it was printed during the nineties in China and Iraq on paper lousy and specifications easy to counterfeit,

In spite of the spread of the phenomenon of torn paper currency and damaged before 2003, but that many Iraqis they avoided objection to accept banknotes torn through their daily business and the fact that the former currency includes all categories was head portraits of the former regime of Saddam Hussein.

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Honored by the Association of private banks in Iraq, Iraqi Central Bank Governor Dr. Abdul Basit Turki Saeed granting Shield Association during a working breakfast hosted by the Association of Hotel Ishtar.

And banquet was attended by a number of members of the House of Representatives and heads of professional bodies and a number of government officials and the general managers of the banks, government and heads of boards of directors private banks and members of the Central Bank and a number of businessmen. delivered the President of the Association of private banks in Iraq, Adnan al-Chalabi, a welcoming speech to come, pointing out the role of conservative care and assigning the banking system in Iraq.

Chalabi stressed that the goals that seeks Association to achieve does not depart from those adopted by the central bank. In his speech stressed the central bank governor importance of deepening cooperation between the banks and the central bank to achieve the goals that are in the framework of progress and development of the Iraqi economy, and hoped to continue to banks in the correct track towards better performance service of national interests. were private banks have responded to the directions of the Central Bank and his quest rate cut dollar exchange and succeeded in restoring stability.

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Allawi calls on Maliki to submit the resignation of "instant"



















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Alsumaria News / Baghdad

The leader of the Iraqi List, Iyad Allawi, on Monday, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to resign "instant", the National Alliance to choose an alternative to the Presidency of the Council of Ministers "abide by the constitution," while the House of Representatives called for work to support this proposal.

Allawi said in a statement received "Alsumaria News," a copy of it, that "the political process in Iraq and reached an impasse after the aborted power all attempts sincere to return to their tracks constitutional and consensual national,"

noting that "because of all that took the people of Iraq pay the blood Zakia heavy every day, and security in the continuous decline scary, offering the people of Iraq more than thousand martyr month ".

Allawi added that "the escape of prisoners, including Qaeda terrorists, it became no exception, as happened in Iraq yesterday," he said, adding that "the government is working at the same time to fight the partners in the political process

and freedom fighters who fought the former regime, and exacerbated sectarian political and regional abhorrent, and fell services are humiliating and unjustified, has hit full paralysis and disability of this government. "

He added that "our national and moral responsibilities towards our people, and our respect for the blood of the martyrs of the righteous, we need to invite the prime minister to provide instant resign,

and call the National Alliance to choose a replacement for the presidency of the Council of Ministers is committed to the Constitution and political بالتوافقات and prompt national partnership."

Allawi called the House of Representatives to "work to support this proposal, and contribute to the supervision of free and fair elections, leading Iraq to the shores of peace, security and stability, through an elected government and capable and committed to the Constitution."

The invitation Allawi this, which is not the first, at a time when the country’s deteriorating security remarkable is waves of bombings sweeping the various Iraqi cities almost daily, which was the last of which hit Baghdad, the first on Saturday (July 20, 2013), leading to the deaths of 24 people and wounding 86 others.

It is noteworthy that the capital Baghdad witnessed, on Sunday, breach of a serious security threat when he was imprisoned whale in the district of Taji, north of Baghdad, Baghdad Central Prison (Abu Ghraib previously) in the district of Abu Ghraib,

west of the capital, to mortar fire, followed by an attack by unidentified gunmen with guards prisons in an attempt to Aqthamanma, while raised guests in prisons, riots and burning a number of halls, without knowing the size of the losses of human or material,

but the Commission on Security and Defense parliamentary revealed subsequently escape from 500 to 1000 Guest from Abu Ghraib Central, stressing that most of them Al-Qaeda.




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More than 500 people were killed since the beginning of current July in Iraq, by a number of car bombings, roadside bombs devices and armed attacks.
Till now, no one claimed responsibility for the bombings that took place this month, despite security authorities that accused the armed groups belonging to al-Qaeda in Iraq.
As 65people were killed and 190 were wounded by 12 car bombs and two bombs that hit different areas in the capital Baghdad yesterday.
AFP news agency said that the toll number was based on security , military and medical sources , briefed by ” Shafaq News” ,” since the beginning of July, about 525 people were killed in Iraq, which means that the rate of victims of the daily violence in Iraq is amounted to about 25 people.
The agency said that Saturday’s attacks were the deadliest in the country since 78 people were killed on the tenth of June.
Violence attacks in Iraq increasingly have a sectarian and have escalated to target mosques in different parts of the country.
Iraq is witnessing a new wave of violence targeting cafes in which young people gather in it, especially after Iftar in Ramadan as well as football playgrounds, in bloody attacks that killed and wounded dozens over the past weeks.
The security services of the army and police forces have failed to extend its control on the ground and reduce the escalation of violence, although the change conducted by on many of its leaders during the last three months the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, Nuri al-Maliki, who has ruled the country since 2006, as Iraq’s forces is around 800 thousand men.
The Iraqi government still relies a vague media approach about violence, where its officials ignore these attacks, which are also ignored by the semi-official media trying to minimize its importance.

 

7. 21. 13
Announced the Finance Committee in the Iraqi parliament, closely put formulations final budget of Parliament for the next year 2014, stressing that the amount will be reduced from 492 billion to between 410 and 420 billion Iraqi dinars, after deleting some paragraphs unnecessary, while Ezzat magnitude to the construction of a building especially for Council and housing for members, as well as the expected increase in the number of members to the next session.
A member of the Finance Committee Hassan al-Bayati, if there is exaggeration in some fields of balancing the House of Representatives between that claim the Presidency to purchase 25 armored car of $ 3 billion and 500 million dinars, the Commission seeks to repeal, noting that the investment budget to parliament this year a very large because of 186 billion out of allocations amounting to 412 billion dinars, having been reduced by 20%.
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