The Federal Finance Minister, Revenue and Economic Affairs Asad Umar chaired a meeting here to review the working of the Economic Affairs Division. The Finance Minister was given detailed meeting on various facets of economic cooperation with various consensual and mutual development partners.
The briefing included financial progress of different foreign funded projects as well as certain aspects of potential projects to be included in the pipeline in future.
Asad Umar was also told on the debt management function of EAD. The Finance Minister on the occasion stated that assessment of requirement of foreign assistance was an important function and EAD should regularly update its calculation of various sectors in order to utilize the valuable resources in the most productive manner.