ISLAMABAD: The World Bank Country Director Patchamuthu Illangovan called on the Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh today. They discussed the ongoing projects being supported by the World Bank.
During the meeting, the advisor emphasized the need to expedite the finalization of the new financing in the pipeline before the end of FY 2019. He assured the country director that all approvals will be expedited to ensure timely disbursement.
It was also agreed that Chief Executive Officer, World Bank, Kristalina Georgieva, would meet the Prime Minister of Pakistan in China during his visit later this month there.