The Economic Survey for the year 2022-23 has been presented to the Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif.
According to the media reports, the economic team of the government, led by the Federal Minister for Finance Muhammad Ishaq Dar, called on Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif in Islamabad today (Thursday, June 08) and presented the Economic Survey for the year 2022-23.
On this occasion, PM Shehbaz Sharif commended the economic team’s one-year performance for economic stability and development. He said regardless of the economic challenges left behind by the previous government and unprecedented floods, the services of the economic team for the country’s economy are appreciable.
The Premier said that the incumbent government will invest a substantial amount in the next budget for the uplift of the agriculture and IT sectors. He said the small farmers will be provided with high-quality seeds and equipped with state-of-the-art agriculture equipment.
The Prime Minister of Pakistan further stated that the interest-free loan program for small farmers will also be expanded in the next budget. He announced that the government will award prizes to the farmers achieving higher per acre yield.