ISLAMABAD – Adviser to the prime Minister on Finance and revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh Wednesday directed the Federal Board of revenue (FBR) chairperson to expedite the technique of refunds in order that the commercial enterprise network can be supplied with most remedy.

Chairing a meeting at the Finance department through video hyperlink with the business community, the Adviser confident them of his full support for the duration of this tough period.

PM’s Adviser on commerce Razak Dawood was also present all through the meeting, in line with press announcement issued by way of the Finance Ministry.


Shaikh expressed the desire that the destiny become more promising for Pakistan’s export quarter after the coronavirus disaster.

The adviser additionally directed that the mechanism for distribution of economic assistance need to ensure transparency and ease of techniques in order that the terrible day by day wagers get comfort without any trouble.

speaking on the event, the FBR’s leader briefed the meeting that she become in my opinion engaged along with her crew and enterprise representatives to speed up topics associated with refunds.

The enterprise representatives, for the duration of the meeting, asked for the speedier refunds to control their activities.

The commercial enterprise network shared with the Finance Adviser the modern-day scenario of their organizations and the problems they were dealing with because of a global hunch in enterprise activities.

The participants were briefed that the each day wagers and SME zone have been the worst hit throughout the disaster.

The contributors deliberated upon a viable plan to distribute Rs200 billion earmarked within the top Minister’s remedy bundle for the every day wagers and labourers to aid them inside the state of affairs of lesser business sports in the country.

The individuals from the business community committed to attend to their daily wagers with the help of the authorities and promised to meet their social obligations inside the hour of want.

among others, the meeting turned into additionally participated by Dr Waqar Massod Khan, Ali Jameel, Mian Muhammad Mansha, Shahid Hussain, Shahzad Saleem, Bashir Ali Muhammad, Ali Habib, Aurangzeb, Tariq Saigol, Almas Hyder, Shahid Soorty, Fawad Anwer, Saqib Sherazi, Tariq Habib and senior officers of ministries of Finance, trade and FBR.