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ECC, Rs1200 billion, Corona Relief Package

ECC approves Rs1.2 trillion for Corona Relief Package

03 March, 2020 5:15 pm 5:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Council (ECC) on Monday approved the Rs1,200 billion Corona Relief Package. The meeting presided over by Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Hafeez Shaikh discussed a one-point agenda. According to sources, the ECC allocated an amount of Rs200 billion for daily wagers. An amount of Rs50 billion has … Read More


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ECC meeting likely to approve Rs1.2 trillion Corona relief package today

03 March, 2020 9:32 am 9:32 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh will chair an Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) meeting in Islamabad and is likely to approve a Rs1.2 trillion corona relief package for the public amid the countrywide lockdown. The government has called a special meeting of the ECC of the Cabinet today to clear … Read More


Sectors, agree, work, unison, achieve, economic targets, ECC

All sectors agree to work in unison to achieve economic targets

03 March, 2020 7:56 pm 7:56 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired a meeting at the Finance Division to review the progress being made by the major sectors of the economy. Ministers for Energy and Economic Affairs Division, Chairperson FBR and Secretaries of Finance Division, Ministry of National Food … Read More


ECC, Rs1200 billion, Corona Relief Package

ECC okays package to continue subsidized electricity to five export-oriente...

03 March, 2020 11:07 pm 11:07 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired the meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet at the Cabinet Division on Wednesday. The ECC has discussed proposal to increase wheat support price to Rs 1400 per 40 kg and will convene a … Read More


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ECC to review matter of fixing wheat support price today

03 March, 2020 11:53 am 11:53 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) meeting will be meet to review the matter of fixing wheat support price today (Wednesday) in Islamabad. Adviser on Finance and Revenue Abdul Hafeez Shaikh will preside over the meeting. The sources said that a four-point agenda would be discussed during the meeting. The meeting will … Read More


ECC, discuss, eight-point, agenda, today

ECC meeting to discuss eight-point agenda postponed

02 February, 2020 10:07 am 10:07 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) scheduled to discuss eight-point agenda was postponed on Wednesday. Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance Abdul Hafeez Sheikh was to preside over the meeting. On Tuesday, the federal cabinet had approved a subsidy of two billion rupees per month for a period of five months … Read More


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ECC imposes ban on export of sugar

02 February, 2020 6:49 pm 6:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) has imposed immediate ban on export of sugar. According to the announcement by Ministry of Finance, the ban was imposed to keep prices under control. This was decided during a meeting in Islamabad today with Adviser on Finance Sheikh Abdul Hafeez in the chair. The meeting … Read More


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ECC to review hike in gas prices today

02 February, 2020 12:22 pm 12:22 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) meeting will be held in Islamabad on Tuesday (today). Adviser on Finance Dr Hafeez Shaikh will preside over the meeting. According to sources, the ECC is expected to approve a hike in gas prices for the financial year 2019-20. The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) … Read More


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ECC approves Rs350 million grant for Pakistan Steel Mills

01 January, 2020 5:30 pm 5:30 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired the meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet at the Cabinet Division. The ECC considered and approved waiving off all port dues/ charges amounting to Rs 194,951,059 on 31-1-2020 or till the vessels leave … Read More


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ECC likely to raise gas prices at today’s meeting

01 January, 2020 8:15 am 8:15 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) is likely to raise the gas prices at today’s meeting. The meeting of Economic Coordination Committee will be held in Islamabad under the chair of Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh. The sources said that a six-point agenda would be discussed during … Read More


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ECC gives go-ahead for import of 300,000 tons of wheat

01 January, 2020 12:49 pm 12:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has given a go-ahead for import of three hundred thousand tons of wheat. The meeting was held in Islamabad under the chair of Adviser on Finance Hafeez Shaikh. The ECC was informed that the first shipment of wheat is likely to arrive in … Read More


ECC, approves, amendments, exemptions, tax, Gwadar Free Zone

ECC approves amendments, exemptions in tax for Gwadar Free Zone

08 August, 2019 10:11 pm 10:11 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC), on a summary submitted by the Ministry of Maritime Affairs, approved a proposal regarding necessary amendments and exemptions in Income Tax Ordinance, Sales Tax Act and Custom Act for the Gwadar Port and Gwadar Free Zone. The decisions were taken at a meeting of the ECC … Read More


ECC announces Rs1.51b subsidy to restore old prices of ‘roti’, ...

07 July, 2019 6:01 pm 6:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) has restored the prices of ‘roti’ and ‘naan’ to the old rates of June 30. The meeting was presided over by Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Hafeez Sheikh. On the directions of Prime Minister Imran Khan, the ECC has approved a subsidy of Rs1.51 billion … Read More


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Economic Coordination Committee bans wheat export

07 July, 2019 3:15 pm 3:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) imposed ban on wheat export on Wednesday. The decision was taken after the ECC met under the chair of Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh to review the economic situation of the country. The available wheat stocks in the … Read More


ECC, postpones, increase, gas, prices, tomorrow

ECC approves Rs1.50 per unit increase in power rate

06 June, 2019 9:39 pm 9:39 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) approved an Rs1.50 per unit increase in the power rate. However, the increase will not be applicable on the consumers using units up to 300 units. However, the increase has been linked to approval from the federal cabinet. On the other hand, the ECC postponed the … Read More