Finance ministry praises president, PM for expenditure control.
Envoy says Beijing committed to CPEC initiative.
A shift to populist mode under political compulsions could wipe out hard-earned achievements in no time
Supply from national grid will also be increased immediately.
Islamabad urged to complete its action plan by June to avoid blacklist
Decision taken in a meeting presided over by Finance Adviser Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh.
Global watchdog to issue formal statement today.
ECC meeting also discusses wheat; makes Passco responsible for collecting incidentals from provinces.
Secretary Power Irfan Ali says the govt is still working on the plan that would be presented to the ECC.
A strong leadership on the revenue front needs to be put into place, which can satisfy the fund with a convincing
Domestic production of petroleum products drops by 10pc, imports fall by 20pc.
Power Division said “Circular Debt at the beginning of September 2018 when the PTI government took office was Rs1.33tr”.
“All end-December performance criteria were met, and structural benchmarks have been completed,” says IMF statement.
Spending cuts only way to avoid mini-budget, officials tell lawmakers.
Suggests cut in import tariffs, signing of more free trade agreements.
Bills of federal government drive largest increase.
ISLAMABAD: Amid political hype over price hike, the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Monday...
The government enumerates a long list of measures to minimise people’s suffering but outcomes are minimal.
To be approved by CCI, policy envisages adjustment of provincial dues from NFC award.
Asad confirms not attending ECC meetings chaired by finance adviser.