ECNEC

CDWP approves 6 projects, refers 2 worth Rs30.86bn to ECNEC

CDWP approves 6 projects, refers 2 worth Rs30.86bn to ECNEC

February 2, 2020

ISLAMABAD: The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) has approved as many as six development projects – encompassing Energy, Physical Planning & Housing, Science & Technology, Transport & Communications and Education – worth Rs10.3 billion. The development body also referred two projects costing Rs30.86 billion to the Executive Committee of the[...]
Development projects worth Rs261bn approved by Ecnec

Development projects worth Rs261bn approved by Ecnec

January 7, 2020

ISLAMABAD: The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Monday approved six development projects worth Rs216.4 billion, including a significant increase of 47% in the cost of Tarbela 4th Extension Project. The Ecnec meeting was presided over by Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr[...]
Kyber Pass Economic Corridor

Construction of Khyber Pass Economic Corridor given green signal

October 3, 2019

Peshawar:       The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved Khyber Pass Economic Corridor (KPEC), including a 47.55 km long two-lane Peshawar-Torkham Motorway, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Finance Taimur Saleem Jhagra said. KPEC is considered to play a pivotal role in boosting trade and maximising regional exports, which[...]
Economic Coordination Committee Meeting

Decisions taken in Economic Coordination Committee’s meeting

September 2, 2019

Islamabad:      The Economic Coordi­nation Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet held a meeting on Wednesday, presided over by the Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh. The committee took important decisions that are given below: To provide exemptions from income tax, sales tax, and custom[...]

ECNEC approves 13 development projects worth Rs355 billion

July 17, 2019

ISLAMABAD: The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved 13 development projects, including revised cost for Dasu hydropower project. A total of Rs.355 billion was earmarked and approved for the projects by the committee chaired by Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez[...]