PM chairs meeting of National Economic Council


ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the National Economic Council is in progress in Islamabad with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the chair.


The meeting will be briefed about state of the economy during 2014-15 as well as about targets for the next financial year.

The meeting will also approve the development budget for the next financial year beginning from July 1.

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Chief Ministers of all the four provinces and Gilgit-Baltistan, and Ministers for Finance, Planning and Water and Power are attending the meeting.

Prior to the meeting, the Chief Ministers held a meeting with Prime Minister.