Economic stability govt.’s foremost priority: Imran

PM Imran Khan while chairing a meeting with his economic team, said that his govt.’s foremost priority was to run the economic system on sustainable basis, which will help create job opportunities, enhance investors’ confidence and promote local industry. He directed his economic team to present within a week a complete plan of action, including the time-bound targets for the promotion of SMEs. About the sales tax for steel and cement industries, he directed the Advisor on Finance to finalize a strategy in coordination with the FBR, Naya Pakistan Housing Authority and provincial govt.’s, and present a report in that respect by the next week. PM Imran Khan was also apprised about 687 sick industrial units, which can be revived immediately.