ISLAMABAD: UK Secretary of State for International Development Priti Patel called on Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in Islamabad and discussed matters of bilateral interest.
Speaking on the occasion, Finance Minister said after achieving macroeconomic stability, the government has now focused on attaining higher, sustainable and inclusive growth.
Ishaq Dar acknowledged the valuable support of DFID and said that the UK and DFID are true partners of Pakistan.
Talking on the occasion, Ms. Patel complimented the Finance Minister on the successful completion of the IMF program.
She said that both Pakistan and UK must explore new and more diverse ways of forming connections through financial markets and stock exchanges. –SAMAA
Story first published: 24th February 2017