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Workshop on 1st Quarter Budget Review

October 18, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, October 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): Finance Division held a workshop on 1st Quarter Budget Review and for forthcoming quarter. During the workshop Mr. Muhammad Tanvir Butt, Additional Finance Secretary (Budget) explained to about 400 participants on the new reporting mechanism/requirements …

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Better Governance, active supervision key to reviving SOEs: Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh

September 12, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, September 12, 2019 (PPI-OT): Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has underscored efforts to contain losses in a number of State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) through better governance and active supervision.

He made this …

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Federal Budget Speech 2019-20

June 11, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): Budget Speech 2019-20

PART ­ I

BismillahirRehmanir Raheem

Mr. Speaker,

1. I would like to start by thanking Almighty Allah, the most gracious, the most merciful, as I present the first Annual Budget of the …

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Annual Budget Speech 2018-19

April 27, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, April 27, 2018 (PPI-OT): Budget Speech 2018-19

Bismillahir-Rehmanir-Rahim

PART-I

Mr. Speaker,

1. It is my honour to present today the sixth budget of the PML (N) government to this Parliament. It is indeed a historic moment for the nation …

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Annual Budget Statement 2018-19

April 27, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, April 27, 2018 (PPI-OT):

                                RECEIPTS - SUMMARY
                                                                           (Rs in million)
                                                            Budget     Revised      Budget
Object
                             Description                 Estimates   Estimates   Estimates
Code
                                                           2017-18     2017-18     2018-19

          Federal Consolidated Fund (5+6-10)             4,191,371   4,583,984   4,747,548

B     1   Tax Revenue Receipts                           4,330,463   4,147,305   4,888,645
           FBR Taxes                                     

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Finance Minister chairs meeting on matters related to Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan

November 2, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, November 02, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, held a meeting today on matters related to the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP). The Finance Minister said that the Federal Cabinet has today approved the …

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Finance Minister chairs meeting on Anti-Money Laundering / Combating Financing of Terrorism

November 2, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, November 02, 2016 (PPI-OT): Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting on the AML/CFT (Anti-Money Laundering / Combating Financing of Terrorism) regime and implementation in Pakistan. DG Financial Management Unit (FMU) made a presentation to highlight the reforms …

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Press Conference by Finance Minister on economic matters

October 31, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, held a press conference here on Monday to announce a host of important economic initiatives. Announcing the petroleum process effective 1stNovember 2016, the Finance Minister said that in …

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Standard and Poor’s upgrades Pakistan’s Credit Rating

October 31, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): Finance Minister congratulates Prime Minister and the nation on improvement of country rating by Standard and Poor.

Standard and Poor’s has improved Pakistan’s long-term credit rating from B-to-B with stable outlook. This comes as a …

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Finance Minister of the year 2016 for South Asia

October 8, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, October 08, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Award is a recognition of Pakistan’s economic performance at the IMF / World Bank Annual Meeting which is one of the major gatherings of international financial and economic leaders and experts. Since Finance Minister …

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Finance Minister chairs a meeting to review the progress of Integrated Agriculture Census-2017

October 8, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, October 08, 2016 (PPI-OT): Chief Statistician Mr. Asif Bajwa informed the meeting that the Governing Council of PBS had decided to merge three censuses i.e. Agriculture Census, Livestock Census and Agriculture Machinery census into one exercise i.e. Integrated Agriculture …

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Finance Minister at Foundation of Strategic Research

September 14, 2016 | Ministries

Paris, September 14, 2016 (PPI-OT): Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Minister for Finance, Revenue, and Economic Affairs has said that tough and deep rooted fiscal, monetary and economic reforms have paved the way for economic turnaround in Pakistan which led to the …

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