PR No.267 Islamabad : March 29, 2016

President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday said that due to the government’s prudent economic and fiscal policies and measures, the country’s economy was continuously improving.

He said the growing strength of Pakistan’s economy has also been recognized by various international financial institutions. The President expressed these views while talking to Minister for Finance Senator Ishaq Dar, who called on him here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr.

The President also referred to the ongoing projects under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and said after completion the CPEC will prove as a game changer not only for Pakistan but the whole region.

The Finance Minister briefed the President about the overall state of economy in the country as well as the measures being taken by the government to improve the socio-economic conditions of the people.