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ISLAMABAD, May 26 (APP): Finance Minister Ishaq Dar Friday announced fiscal targets for 2017-18. These include;
• increase in GDP to 6%
• Investment to GDP Ratio to 17%
• Federal Development expenditures upto Rs 1001 billion
• Inflation less than 6%
• Budget deficit upto 4.1% of GDP
• Tax to GDP ratio of 13.7%
• Forex reserves upto 4 months of imports
• Net Public Debt to GDP upto 60%
• Social Safety measures to continue