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Hafeez reaffirms govt’s resolve to address drawn-out economic issues for sustainable growth

Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh Monday expressed the government’s resolve to address long drawn- out basic issues to put the national economy on sustainable growth path.

“Currently, we are working on stabilization policy. When this phase ends, we will work on the policies that will improve growth numbers,” the Advisor said here at the launching of Pakistan Economic Survey for the outgoing fiscal year (2018-19).

Hafeez Shaikh was flanked by Advisor to the Prime Minister for Commerce, Textile, Industry and Production Razak Dawood, Federal Minister for Power Division and Petroleum Umar Ayub, Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi and top officials of Ministry of Finance.