Ishaq Dar speaking to reporters.
Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar. — File Photo
Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar. — File Photo

ISLAMABAD: The federal budget for the 2013-2014 financial year would be presented in the National Assembly on June 12, Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said on Saturday.

Dar said a team of the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) team would be visiting Pakistan in a few days.

The minister also said that the National Economic Council would be meeting on June 10.

Dar moreover pledged that the PML-N government would eliminate corruption from the country.

He added that the nation was facing serious economic challenges and they would work to improve wages and cultivate resources for the people.

Published Jun 08, 2013 12:44pm

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Jun 08, 2013 04:57pm

"Dar moreover pledged that the PML-N government would eliminate corruption from the country". Good very good lets start by putting NS in the dock. charges being Bank default cases pending for 20+ years. Judges who helped also will be prosecuted. The 2nd charge will be of money laundering for which Mr Dar will be the witness.