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Tahir Amin

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GDP growth may be revised downward to around 2 percent

The government is likely to revise GDP growth rate downward to around 2 percent against the budgeted 2.4 percent for the current financial year 2019-20, as the economy has suffered loss of around $20 billion so far on account of Coronavirus outbreak.
Published 28 Apr, 2020 12:54am
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Stimulus to widen budget deficit to 10 percent of GDP: Moody's

The coronavirus-related economic effects and government's stimulus package is projected to widen budget deficit to 10 percent of the GDP in the fiscal year 2020 (ending June 2020), from 8.9 percent in the fiscal year 2019, says Moody's Investor Services.
Published 24 Apr, 2020 02:52am
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MTTP urges governments not to do politics on coronavirus

Markazi Tanzeem-e-Tajran Pakistan (MTTP) on Thursday urged the federal and provincials governments not to do politics on coronavirus and come up with a national action plan to combat COVID-19 to reduce its economic implications.
Published 24 Apr, 2020 02:52am
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WB projects 23 percent decline in remittances

The World Bank has projected 23 percent decline in remittances for Pakistan, totaling about $17 billion in 2020, compared with $22.5 billion in 2019, due to the economic crisis induced by the Covid-19 pandemic, and shutdown as well as decline in oil price
Published 23 Apr, 2020 02:53am
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FY21 budget: IMF working closely with authorities: Sanchez

While emphasising the need for adopting good taxation principles with sometime increase in the tax-base and sometime increase in rates, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Monday, stated that it was working closely with the Pakistani authorities on prep
Published 21 Apr, 2020 03:03am
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Circumstances make it difficult to recalibrate EFF: IMF

The severity of the COVID-19 shock and the uncertainty about the outlook, make it difficult to recalibrate the existing Extended Fund Facility (EFF) to ensure that it remains on track to meet its objectives, says the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Published 19 Apr, 2020 12:00am
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Disbursement approved by IMF board

IMF Executive Board approved the disbursement of US$1.386 billion under the Rapid Financing Instrument to address the economic impact of COVID-19.
Published 17 Apr, 2020 12:00am
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Government debt: IMF projects 1.9 percent increase

The Intern-ational Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected an increase in government gross debt by 1.9 percent to 85.4 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2020 against 83.5 percent in 2019.
Updated 16 Apr, 2020 05:28pm
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IMF projects sharp decline in growth

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected a sharp decline in the GDP growth rate for Pakistan from 3.3 percent in 2019 to -1.5 percent in 2020, and projected rise in unemployment from 4.1 percent in 2019 to 4.5 percent in 2020, and further rise
Published 15 Apr, 2020 12:00am