Tarin, Citibank team discuss proposals for securing investment

APP News Agency

26th Nov, 2021. 01:18 pm

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin held a meeting with a delegation of Citibank Pakistan during which different proposals were discussed for securing investment, commodity hedging for budget certainty and debt management.

The Citibank delegation was led by its president and country officer for Pakistan Ahmed Bozai, a statement issued by the Finance Ministry said.

Bozai briefed the adviser on the overall financial side of Citibank and outlined areas to work out an arrangement in a collaborative manner with the government relating to financial expertise in imports and exports.

The adviser appreciated the contribution of Citibank in strengthening the business and economic activities of Pakistan and highlighted various reforms of the government for social and economic uplift of the masses.

Considering the proposals and programmes of Citibank for enhancement of economic and financial activities in Pakistan, Tarin stressed for the possibilities of increased business collaboration in the fields of oil, gas, palm oil and other commodities.

The adviser reaffirmed the government’s full support and facilitation to investors and the business community.