Pakistan

PM Imran expresses satisfaction over positive economic shift

PM Imran expresses satisfaction over positive economic shift

ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday expressed satisfaction over Pakistan‘s economic situation saying that ensuring progress on development projects will accelerate the economic process.

According to details, PM Imran presided over an important meeting of the economic team. During the meeting, the premier was briefed on the measures taken for the development projects. He was briefed that exports has increased by six percent this year compared to last year.

PM Imran adressed the meeting asserting that economic stability and creating jobs for youth are the top priority of the government. “All the focus of the government is on providing relief to the common man”, he added.

The economic team meeting also reviewed the country‘s economic situation and the pending cases of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) in the courts.

The meeting was attended by Federal Minister for Economic Affairs Hammad Azhar, Minister of National Food Security and Research Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar, Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar, Federal Minister for Energy Omar Ayub, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, Advisor Dr Ishrat Hussain, Attorney General for Pakistan Anwar Mansoor Khan and Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan.