government strictly committed to ensuring financial discipline through effective and far-sighted policies for general growth of countries, said the Federal Minister for Finance and income Miftah Ismail. At the meeting with delegation of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Trade and Industry (FPCCI) on Saturday, minister emphasized that macroeconomic stability “is prime anxiety of the present government”.
” government aims for an inclusive and sustainable economic growth presenting a pro-people and business-friendly budget”, Ismail emphasized, adding that the proposals of all interested parties will be given due consideration. recognizing effective role of FPCCI in acting as a bridge between government and merchants, minister approved budget proposals made members of the FTPP for various sectors of in economy.
The delegation led by the President of the FTPI, Irfan Iqbal Sheikh, highly appreciated minister for listened to their proposals and assured support and cooperation in increasing economic stability. During the meeting current the economic situation was highlighted, and the President of the FTPC presented various suggestions for consideration in federal budget for 2022-23. Several measures have been proposed for improving the efficiency of the industrial and agricultural sectors.
Delegation also considered issues related to taxation faced through business community. In addition, they requested funding minister consider their proposals and resolve the issues raised. Among other things, the Federal Council of Chairman of the Revenue Division (FBR) and senior officers were present at the meeting.