Tag: Abdul Hafeez Shaikh

Current account deficit reduces 35pc, fiscal deficit 36pc, revenue increases 16pc: Adviser

Owing to the tough economic reforms introduced by the government, twin deficits including current account and fiscal deficit have significantly reduced. The Adviser said...

ECNEC approves multi-billion highways, infrastructure projects in power sector

ECNEC approves construction of Karachi Urban Mobility Project to be executed by the Government of Sindh. ECNEC approves construction of Expressway on East Bay...

ECC allows to continue ban on wheat export

ECC of Cabinet discusses wheat situation in the country. It is proposed to undertake a fresh stock of wheat. ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC)...

CPEC manifestation of Pak-China Economic relations: Hafeez

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was one of central...

ECC approves tax proposals for non-resident companies, gas subsidy of Rs5.85bn for fertilizer industry

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet Wednesday approved separate proposals for simplification of tax regime for non-resident companies investing in the local...

ECNEC approves Rs 579 billion development projects

ISLAMABAD:A meeting of Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) on Thursday approved Rs 579 billion development projects for water, agriculture, transportation, environment and power

Pakistan pursuing growth-oriented programme for economic revival: Hafeez

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh Thursday said that Pakistan was pursuing a growth-oriented programme for institutional...

Hafeez briefs US delegation to ensure economic discipline in country

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, Abdul Hafeez Shaikh on Tuesday briefed the United States (US) visiting delegation on measures pertaining to...

ECC bans wheat export, calls NPMC meeting to control ‘Roti’ prices

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet Wednesday imposed ban on export of wheat and wheat flour; and directed for convening the meeting...

Hafeez Shaikh for incentivizing real-estate sector

ISLAMABAD: Reiterating the government’s support for the development of housing sector, Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Monday emphasized the need...