ISLAMABAD: The Minister of Finance and International Monetary Fund (IMF) Technical Assistance Mission discussed digitising the budget process.
According to a statement, the Caretaker Minister for Finance chaired the kickoff meeting of the IMF Technical Assistance Mission on digitising the budget process at the Finance Division.
The IMF mission was led by Fazeer Rahim and Sybi Hida, Senior Economists from the Public Financial Management Division accompanied by the IMF Resident Representative in Pakistan, Ms Esther Pérez Ruiz.
The minister underscored the need to tailor the recommendations to the specific needs of the ministry to improve the effectiveness of budget budget-making process through digitisation.
The TA Mission assured to propose implementable solutions to the ministry.
Earlier, it was reported that Pakistan would get another loan package of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) after completion of the ongoing Standby Agreement.