12-19-12 KathyJB: Husband called me tonight about this. He said it was a banner on Fox News also. His night man is also a dinar holder and is getting excited. Said there was talk of an 8-1 value. I could go for that.
"The World Bank announced Tuesday a $900 million support plan for Iraq aimed at helping the war-ravaged country better manage its human and vast oil resources. The World Bank's four-year support for Iraq, through 2016, will focus on job creation, social inclusion and building stronger institutions, the institution said.
The World Bank said the new program was designed together with the government of Iraq. The support will help Iraq in managing its resources more efficiently and effectively, and promote the diversification of the economy and private-sector growth for the benefit of all citizens.
"Iraq is opening a new chapter in its long and deep history," said Ferid Belhaj, the World Bank's country director for Iraq. "This is a chapter where the people come first and where the immense human potential of the country, its vast natural resources and its strategic location will be central to its socio-economic recovery." Read more : http://www.france24.com/en/20121218-world-bank-sets-900-mn-aid-program-iraq