ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday summoned an pressing assembly of financial specialists to debate the present monetary challenges dealing with the nation, ARY News reported quoting sources.
Sources aware of the matter advised ARY News that the financial workforce will temporary the prime minister on the negotiations with International Monetary Fund (IMF) on the ninth overview and export business points.
The prime minister will challenge necessary directions to the financial workforce aimed toward enhancing the economic system. The assembly is prone to be attended by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, State Bank of Pakistan Governor Jameel Ahmed, and officers from the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), they are saying.
Separately, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif can even chair a gathering on power in Lahore the place he could be briefed on the gasoline load administration plan. The power workforce will temporary the premier concerning gasoline provide to home shoppers and business.
Furthermore, the petroleum ministry will temporary the assembly concerning the import of oil from Russia at discounted charges.
Earlier within the day, Minister of State for Petroleum Musadik Malik mentioned that Pakistan will import 20,000 tons of further gasoline from Azerbaijan throughout the subsequent 2 months to fulfill its demand within the nation.
In a press release, the minister mentioned that the Russian Petroleum Minister will go to Pakistan subsequent month for negotiations on an settlement for import of crude oil from Russia.
The state minister was assured that Russia would export crude oil to Pakistan at discounted price.
He mentioned the federal government is engaged on TAPI gasoline pipeline challenge to import 1300 billion MF Gas yearly from Azerbaijan to fulfill the gasoline scarcity within the nation.