Significant improvement being witnessed in economy of country: Zahid Hamid



ISLAMABAD, Nov 02 (APP):Minister for Law and Justice Zahid Hamid on Thursday said that economy of the country is on the right track and significant
improvement is being witnessed in it.
He stated this while winding up the debate on a motion
under Rule 157 (2) regarding Annual Report for the year 2016- 2017 of
the Central Board of Directors of the State Bank of Pakistan on the state of
the Economy laid on the Table of the House on October 24, 2017.
The minister said that growth rate is higher at present as
compared to the last ten years and the government provided tax facilities on
export in various sectors. He said that import rate increased due to machinery
coming to Pakistan for various projects and investment in multiple sectors.
He said that focus is being made to control water and environment
pollution while effective measures are being taken to control various challenges
in financial and other sectors.