The caretaker finance minister says That there is a need to reduce borrowing and enhance efficiency in public sector departments.
ISLAMABAD: (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News-Nov 25th, 2023) Caretaker Minister of Finance Dr. Shamshad Akhtar said that the government is taking all-out measures to reduce debt stress and circular debt and enhance the economic growth rate of Pakistan.
In an interview with a private tv channel, she said that there is a need to reduce borrowing and enhance efficiency in public sector departments.
She said that institutional reforms are necessary to address the challenges being faced by the country.
To a question about privatization, she said that a comprehensive strategy is being made to privatize non-profit entities and a scheme is being prepared to launch Sukuk bond through the Stock Exchange.