Govt set to privatise 35 departments: Dar

Ishaq Dar says the government will successfully achieve the target of raising economic growth rate.

Ishaq Dar says the government will successfully achieve the target of raising economic growth rate.

DUNYA NEWS, ISLAMABAD, 21st SEPTEMBER 2013:- Federal Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar has said that government has scheduled privatization programme of 35 government institutes within next three years.

Talking to foreign media on Friday, he added that some 500,000 new tax-payers would be brought into tax net in next five years.

Ishaq Dar claimed thatPML-N government will successfully achieve the target of raising economic growth rate up to double figure.

The minister mentioned that departments running on deficit are burden on country’s economy, adding due to these institutes country’s economy suffers loss of five billion dollars annually.

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