Finance Minister cancels Washington visit


ISLAMABAD, Apr 12 (APP): The Finance Minister, Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar Tuesday cancelled his visit to Washington in view of the Prime Minister’s programme to proceed to United Kingdom for medical checkup.

The finance Minister was scheduled to visit Washington to attend International Monetary Fund and World Bank Spring meetings to be held from April 14 to April 17, 2016.

Now, the delegation comprising Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Finance Secretary and Secretary Economic Affairs Division will represent the country in these meetings, according to Finance Ministry statement.