TITLE

BUDGET 2014-15 - I

PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
Pakistan Industrial & Advisory Report;7/1/2014, Issue 235, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information the federal budget announced and approved for 2014-2015 in Pakistan. The Pakistani Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said that his aim is to reduce the budget deficit to 4.9% from 5.8% in the year 2014-15. The resource availability during 2013-2014 increased by 22.3pc in revised estimates.
ACCESSION #
98123129

 

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