KARACHI, Pakistan: The Prime Minister’s Advisor on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has asked the business community to find new markets for their products and utilize new instruments for the promotion of businesses.
While speaking at the “Ring the Bell” Gong Ceremony in Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) in Karachi on Monday morning, the advisor said that the government is determined to provide a conducive environment to investors in the Country.
Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said that no Country can progress without trade and investment with other Countries.
The advisor said that a subsidy is being provided to 90 percent consumers of gas and at utility stores to provide relief to the general public.
Dr Hafeez Shaikh further said that the business community should contact him in case the sales tax refund is not paid within 72 hours.
The Sukuk bonds worth Rs 200 billion in the Energy Sector were officially listed at the event.
The advisor described the issuance of Sukuk bonds a great development.
Earlier, the advisor opened the PSX Trading Session.
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— PTV News (@PTVNewsOfficial) September 7, 2020