Ishaq Dar to attend WB, IMF spring meetings in Washington from 15-17 April

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Finance Minister Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar, along with a delegation, would be visiting Washington from April 15-17 to attend the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) spring meetings.

During the visit, Finance Minister will also represent Pakistan at the Global Connect Initiative (GCI) event which is being co-hosted by President WB and US Secretary of State.

He will also visit the Woodrow Wilson Center for a talk on the growth strategy of Pakistan.

The Minister will meet senior US leadership, Finance Ministers of other countries as well as heads of important international organizations on the sidelines of the World Bank and IMF meetings in Washington.

A briefing session in this regard was held on Saturday to review preparations for participation of Pakistan’s delegation in the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) spring meetings.

Secretary Economic Affairs Division (EAD), Tariq Bajwa on the occasion gave a detailed presentation about the various meetings, seminars and dialogues being organized during the annual event, which is attended by Finance Ministers, Central Bank heads, and top officials of finance & economy related departments, from around the world.

Schedule of Finance Minister’s engagements during his stay at Washington was also reviewed and finalized.

Source: APP

READ  32,347 persons arrested so far under NAP

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.