ISLAMABAD-The finances preparations are in full swing within the federal capital as Finance Minister Ishaq Dar held completely different conferences with the stakeholders for discussing upcoming annual finances 2023-24.
A delegation of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Business (FPCCI), headed by its President Irfan Ahmad Shaikh, met Federal Minister for Finance and Income Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar at FBR (Hqrs). The FPCCI delegation mentioned the general financial scenario of the nation and gave proposals for the upcoming federal finances. They gave full assist to authorities in its efforts to revitalize the financial system and improve exports.
Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar welcomed the delegation and highlighted the financial and monetary outlook of the nation and expressed resolve of the federal government to beat these challenges and set the financial system in the direction of progress. He additional mentioned that as finance minister he had accomplished the IMF programme up to now and that this authorities will full the current programme. The finance minister additional knowledgeable that the current authorities has fulfilled all of the worldwide obligations on time and can proceed to take action sooner or later.
The finance minister welcomed the finances proposals given by the members of the delegation and warranted that authorities is absolutely cognizant of the difficulties confronted by the enterprise neighborhood and can incorporate the strategies of the Chamber within the upcoming finances. The finance minister reiterated the significance of enterprise neighborhood and appreciated their efforts and contribution to the financial system of Pakistan. The FPCCI delegation thanked the finance minister for contemplating their finances proposals. SAPM on Finance Tariq Bajwa, SAPM on Income Tariq Mehmood Pasha, Secretary Finance, chairman FBR, senior officers from Finance Division and FBR attended the assembly. The FPCCI delegation comprised of Mian Anjum Nisar, Mohammad Younus Dhaga, Abdul Qadir Memon, Mohammad Suleiman Chawla, Umer Masood ur Rehman, Zikriya Usman, Sohail Altaf, Engr. M.A Jabbar, Mirza Abdul Rehman, Usama Ahsan Khan, Mohammad Ali Mian, Mohammad Nadeem Qureshi and others. In the meantime, Federal Minister for Finance and Income Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar held a gathering with a delegation of All Pakistan Textile Mills Affiliation (APTMA) headed by its Petron-in-Chief Dr. Gohar Ejaz, at Finance Division.
Gohar appreciated the federal government on supporting the textile sector by fixing the cotton minimal worth. He briefed the finance minister on the important contribution of textile sector in financial progress and growth of the nation via income technology, creation of employment alternatives, and enhancement of exports of Pakistan. He additional apprised the finance minister in regards to the points being confronted by textile trade concerning provide chain, regulatory points concerning imports and exports, and vitality associated points in addition to provide for numerous vegetation throughout the Punjab province. The delegation additionally mentioned in regards to the present disparities among the many provinces concerning vitality costs and provide and sought assist of the minister on this regard.
Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar acknowledged and appreciated the contribution of textile sector in financial properly being of the nation. He dedicated to offer most facilitation of the federal government to the textile sector as a way to strengthen the export sector and improve the export-led progress of Pakistan. Moreover, the finance minister additionally directed the involved authorities to deal with these points on precedence foundation.
The APTMA delegation thanked the finance minister for extending assist to resolve their points well timed. Chairman APTMA Asif Inam, SAPM on Finance Tariq Bajwa, SAPM on Income Tariq Pasha, Punjab Minister for Vitality Syed M. Tanveer, Secretary Finance, Secretary Energy, Secretary Petroleum, chairman FBR, and different representatives from APTMA and officers from Finance Division attended the assembly.