The government has decided to raise salaries and pensions of its employees by 15%, according to the budget proposals. The raise will be applicable on all grades of government employees.
ISLAMABAD: Federal Cabinet in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif approved the proposals for the Federal Budget 2017-18, ARY News reported. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's government will present the fifth budget of its five-year tenure today. The total volume of the next fiscal year's budget will be 4.8 trillions. Sharif earlier chaired the parliamentary party meeting of his Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz. He said the government is determined to bring positive reforms in governance despite opposition from…
ISLAMABAD: Referring to international loans Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said,” Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and Musharraf should be held accountable for the outstanding amount of international loans taken during their terms.”