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National economy on road to recovery, next year will be better: Hafeez

11 November, 2019 10:57 am 10:57 am

KARACHI (92 News) – Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said that the national economy is on the road to recovery and next year will be better. Talking to business leaders in Karachi, the adviser termed that the national economy back on track as the difficult period has been managed. “Foreign … Read More


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Progress in country not possible without investment of elite class: Hafeez

11 November, 2019 3:49 pm 3:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said that the  progress is not possible without investment of the elite class in the country. Addressing a conference in Islamabad on Thursday, the adviser said that the public private partnership is imperative to ensure economic development in the country. … Read More


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Tomatoes being sold at Rs17 per kg, claims Hafeez Shaikh

11 November, 2019 11:52 pm 11:52 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, in response to a question by a journalist, claimed that tomatoes are being sold at Rs17 per kg in Vegetable Market. During a press conference with Minister for Economic Affairs Hammad Azhar, Chairman FBR Shabbar Zaidi and Special Assistant to Prime … Read More


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Finance Adviser Hafeez Shaikh stresses need for harmony in tax system

11 November, 2019 7:32 pm 7:32 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said the federal and the provincial governments are in a continuous dialogue to improve coordination and create harmony on issues related to fiscal and budget management, multiplicity of tax rates and reconciliation of input adjustment. He made … Read More


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PM, IMF delegation discuss ongoing bailout package

09 September, 2019 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) delegation on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and discussed ongoing bailout package. During the meeting, the prime minister and IMF delegation led by Director Middle East and Central Asia Jihad Azour exchanged the views about economic condition of the country. Finance Adviser Abdul Hafeez … Read More


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Cell phone companies making direct payments to govt: Hafeez Shaikh

09 September, 2019 7:12 pm 7:12 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said that cell phone companies have started making direct payments to the government. Addressing a press conference with other federal ministers on Wednesday, he said that an amount of Rs70 billion was paid during the last couple of … Read More


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Hafeez Shaikh, Reza Baqir meet IMF MD, WB officials in Washington

07 July, 2019 9:24 am 9:24 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh and State Bank of Pakistan Governor Dr Reza Baqir held meeting with IMF Managing Director (MD) David Lipton and senior officials of World Bank and International Finance Corporation in Washington. They discussed various matters with the members of World Bank-IMF … Read More


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Assets declaration scheme’s deadline extended for three days: Hafeez

06 June, 2019 7:17 pm 7:17 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance DrAbdul Hafeez Shaikh on Sunday announced that the federal government has extended the deadline of Asset Declaration Scheme for three more days. Addressing a press conference along with Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan and Federal Minister for Revenue Hammad Azhar, … Read More


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ECC will meet today to discuss overall economic situation

06 June, 2019 9:02 am 9:02 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Economic Coordination Committee will held in Islamabad on Wednesday (today) with Adviser on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh in the chair. It will discuss overall economic situation of the country. The matters pertaining to supplementary grants for various government departments and ministries as well as the demand and supply of wheat … Read More


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Adopt austerity measures, cut govt’s expenditures: finance adviser

06 June, 2019 5:11 pm 5:11 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Hafeez Shaikh has said the focus of new budget is to check fiscal and external deficits, adopt austerity measures and cut the expenditures of the government. Addressing a post budget news conference on Wednesday explaining further the details of federal budget 2019-20 with Planning Minister … Read More


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Finance adviser hints at alarming situation for country’s economy

06 June, 2019 10:40 pm 10:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 news) – Unveiling Economic Survey 2018-19, Prime Minister’s Adviser on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has warned that this is an alarming situation for the country’s economy and the rupee is facing a lot of pressure. In a press conference here in the federal capital, Dr Hafeez Shaikh said that crucial decisions are … Read More


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Finance adviser asks FBR to make tax collection process easier

05 May, 2019 6:43 pm 6:43 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Advisor of Prime Ministeron Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has directed the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to make tax collection process easier and initiate measures to broadening the tax base. He was chairing a meeting to review Budget proposals in Islamabad. FBR Chairman Shabbar Zaidi gave a presentation about budget … Read More


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IMF has no link with NFC award, says Hafeez Shaikh

05 May, 2019 9:38 pm 9:38 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh on Thursday termed that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has no link with the National Finance Commission (NFC) Award. He said while speaking alongside Sindh Governor Imran Ismail, Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda, Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Ali … Read More


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Pakistan, IMF reach agreement of bailout package: Hafeez Shaikh

05 May, 2019 9:29 pm 9:29 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh announced on Sunday that Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have reached an agreement of the bailout package. In an interview with state-run television channel, the adviser said that Pakistan and IMF has reached an agreement on a $ 6 … Read More


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Negotiations with IMF moving ahead in positive way: Hafeez Shaikh

05 May, 2019 11:48 am 11:48 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser on Finance Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said on Friday that the negotiations with International Monetary Fund (IMF) are moving ahead in a positive way to reach a program. Addressing an Investment Conference, the PM adviser said that IMF package will provide a platform for macro-economic development in the country. Dr Hafeez … Read More