Joint Working Groups formed; high-level coordination council to monitor progress.
The government’s major concern is the political and economic costs of the painful IMF programme.
APG to present Pakistan's report to FATF group meetings, that are to be held from Feb 18 to 22.
Inquiries into the inflated gas bills are currently in progress, says Ghulam Sarwar Khan.
Source says govt looking for breathing space before second major round of painful adjustments introduced.
The Power Division will require about 1,000 million cubic feet of LNG per day starting May-June.
ECC also allows FWO subsidiary to undertake 470km oil pipeline project.
Stable deposit base provides some strength
Official says contract for Mohmand dam not awarded yet; evaluation of proposals by March 7.
Cites local banks' "high exposure to low-rated sovereign debt and a slowing economy" as reasons for its downgrade.
Lagarde tells Imran Fund ready to support Pakistan
Senator Usman Kakar says 71pc of country’s areas are underdeveloped but received less than 20pc budget allocation.
NFC agrees on need for resource mobilisation for sustainable fiscal structure, social development, poverty alleviation.
Prime minister calls meeting of Cabinet Committee on Energy to discuss issue today.
Approves Rs833m for employees of Pakistan Machine Tool Factory.
"Pakistan's economic outlook, as well as its external position, have deteriorated well beyond previous expectations."
At present, businesses have to respond to 47 taxes or desks.
ECC to discuss challenges faced by special economic zones today.
Ministry of Finance says total external debt and liabilities have increased by about $1.4bn.
This is the sixth consecutive increase in policy rate that saw a cumulative 4.5pc hike (450bps) since January 2018.