Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday directed to accelerate work on Naya Pakistan Housing Program aimed at providing housing facility to low-income segments of the society.
The 13-member body will meet twice in a week and review supplies to the housing sector and progress on the projects.
PM Imran Khan has declared 2020 as the year of employment and jobs of Pakistanis as the federal government finalised further plans to provide relief to the nationals.
A delegation of Meishang International Group Investment Holding Limited of China led by its Chairman Prof. Guo Rongzong called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Friday.
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said that construction of five million low cost housing units will not only address shortage of accommodation but also help boost economic activities in the country.
Minister for Housing Tariq Bashir Cheema here on Wednesday said that the government would provide one window facility to facilitate the private sector to invest in Naya Pakistan Housing project.
Tariq Bashir Cheema said many of China’s companies had expressed interest in investing in the housing sector.
'State land worth Rs500 billion was cleared of encroachments in Islamabad alone'
A World Bank (WB) delegation, headed by Vice President South Asia Hartwig Schafe, called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and expressed its satisfaction over the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) led government’s economic policies.
The meeting was apprised that work on construction of 25,000 housing units at the federal level in Lahore and Islamabad will be started soon.