ISLAMABAD, (MANEND NEWS): Finance Minister Shaukat Fayyaz
Ahmed Tarin has reiterated the firm resolves of the government in
achieving macro-economic stability and sustained economic growth by
following a consultative process.
He made these remarks while talking to Country Director of World
Bank Group Najy Benhassine, who made a courtesy call on him in
Islamabad on Friday.
The Finance Minister apprised the Country Director that the first
Economic Advisory Council meeting had decided to work towards
reinvigorating the productive sectors of the economy.
Shaukat Tarin said the EAC will facilitate sound economic planning by
chalking out short, medium and long term plans to set the course for
an inclusive and sustained economic growth.
He stated that the continued support of the World Bank, as a major
development partner, is critical to attaining fiscal consolidation,
improved service delivery and good governance in Pakistan.
The Country Director, WBG thanked the Government of Pakistan for
continuous support and facilitation in completion of on-going projects