Govt to engage business community to address budget reservations:Firdous

LAHORE, Jun 14 (APP):Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Friday said that the business community was the backbone of the country’s economy and the government would engage them to address their reservations in the federal budget 2019-20.

Talking to representatives of various chambers and trade unions at the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) here, she said the government wanted to make the business community its partner in the journey of country’s progress and all-out facilitation would be extended in that regard.
She appreciated the role of the FPCCI in the country’s development and said it always supported during tough times in the country.

Dr Firdous said that arguments on federal budget had just started and reservations of the business community and other sectors would be addressed through consultation.