Tuesday, December 6

Finance Minister, World Bank team discuss bank’s initiatives RISE-II and PACE-II programs

Islamabad, September 18, 2022 (PPI-OT): Finance Minister Miftah Ismail held a meeting with the World Bank team in Islamabad on Sunday and discussed bank’s initiatives RISE-II and PACE-II programs. The team included Country Director World Bank Mr. Najy Benhassine and Program Leader Energy WB Ms. Teuta Kacaniku. The Finance Minister was briefed on the progress in RISE-II and PACE-II programs. The meeting deliberated upon the overall progress achieved so far and discussed prior actions to be met for the timely completion of these programmes.

Miftah Ismail endorsed the stakeholder officials for fast-tracking the progress of all initiatives and directed for completion of all prior actions required in respect for RISE-II and PACE-II programs. The Finance Minister thanked the World Bank team for continuous support and facilitation. Senior officers from Finance Division, Energy Division and FBR also attended the meeting.

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