Govt to focus on growth and employment generation: Dar

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has reiterated that the government will focus on growth and employment generation.


He expressed the resolve while chairing a high-level meeting held in Islamabad to review progress on economic reforms.

On this occasion, the Minister was briefed about the preparatory work for the next level of economic reforms, which will focus on equitable economic growth.

The Minister said the government had embarked on a comprehensive reforms agenda to achieve turnaround in the national economy.

The World Bank Country Director Pachanuthu Illongovan assured that the Bank will continue to support the economic reform process.

He appreciated the pace of work on the next level of reforms. He acknowledged that various public sector entities are working in unison for the implementation of growth inducing reforms.