Endorses Rs422bn as supplementary grants
The approval was granted during ECC meeting chaired Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Monday.
Loans up-to Rs.0.5m will be given with three years repayment tenure
ECC approval for appointing IFC as advisor, approves grants for KPK and Sindh
ECC approves Hajj Policy 2023 with foreign exchange cover of $90m
Ministry of National Health Services approves increase in drug's prices
The meeting will adopt DRAP’s summary of increasing prices for 54 new medications, sources
ECC approves supplementary grants of Rs1022m
ECC gives go ahead to sugar exports
ECC also approved technical supplementary grant for Ministry of Housing and Works.
ECC allows continuation of PM relief package to KPK, approves funds for PSM gas supply
ECC approves Kissan package to facilitate farmers
Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Mohammad Ishaq Dar presided over the meeting of ECC.
ECC approves payment of projected net salary of Rs 1,378 mln for PSM
Meeting of ECC of cabinet committee was virtually presided over by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar.
ECC approves funds for relief, rescue operations in flood-affected areas
The decision was taken during the ECC meeting held in Islamabad on Friday.
Minister for Finance and Revenue Miftah Ismail presided over the ECC meeting.
The ECC after detailed discussion approved RLNG rate at US $9 per MMBTU.
ECC approves tariff rationalization for K-Electric
ECC allows import of urea on deferred payment
ECC approves DLTS, gives nod to indigenous gas supply for two urea plants
The committee approves extension in date for subsidy disbursement to farmers to June 30, 2022.
The maximum amount of loan would be Rs 300,000 and returned in easy installments
ECC allows regulatory cover to barter trade with Afghanistan Iran
ECC approves expansion of Kamyab Pakistan Programme
ECC approves MIP for tobacco crops during 2022
ECC approves export of selected commodities to Afghanistan against Pakistan currency
A ship carrying 50,000 tonnes of urea from China will arrive by February 10: Fawad
ECC approves launch of Ehsaas Targeted Commodity Subsidy Program
The policy framework is based on reforming the policy and regulatory environment
The NEPRA has decided to increase the price of electricity by Rs 1.68 paisa for domestic consumers
ECC will be comprised of 12 members.
The Committee emphasized to ensure smooth supply of sugar throughout the country
The provision of wheat will be at the ratio of 80/20 as mixture of local and imported stock.
The ECC approved exemption of taxes and duties on import of auto disable syringes
The ECC approved a Technical Supplementary Grant (TSG) in favour of Election Commission of Pakistan
The Council has also approved aid for Syria on a humanitarian basis.
ECC extends electricity, gas subsidy for export-oriented sectors
The NRLP programme is being introduced with a view to incentivize remitters to transfer funds
Funds were allocated under economic stimulus package for the entire duration of COVID-19 pandemic.
ECC also approved flagship ‘Kamyab Pakistan Program’ besides approving several other projects.
The ECC approved Technical Supplementary Grant Rs 1.6bn for Department of Immigration and Passports
The cabinet committee approved the enhancement of Ehsaas Kifalat monthly stipend
ECC appreciated the efforts of Economic Affairs Division for designing the much needed policy
The disbursement process would be initiated within this financial year
The sub-committee would present a firmed-up proposal before next ECC for consideration and approval
ECC also approves Rs11.7b for mother & child hospitals in Punjab
The ECC approved Rs280 million for the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunications.
The meeting agreed on the decision not to resume any trade with India.
ECC approved Rs.5552.049 million Technical Supplementary Grants for various ministries and divisions
ECC has allowed import of 500,000 tonnes of sugar
The ECC meeting was chaired by Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh
Under the proposed package, the Utility Stores Corporation (USC) would subsidize 19 essential items
ECC approves summary about revocation of Neelum Jhelum surcharge @ Rs.0.10 per KWH power consumers
The Implementation Committee has agreed the payment mechanism with the 46 IPPs
The SSGCL may restore the gas supplies to Fauji Fertilizer till December, 2021
ECC forms committee to review OMCs’ margins on petroleum products
The reduction in taxes will incentivize the sugar mills for import of 300,000 MT Raw Sugar
The ECC approved amendments in the Master Plan for establishing five terminals
The approval of Karachi Transformation Plan was postponed till the next meeting.
The approval is equally valid for K-Electric and other power distribution companies
He said that "I have always been a great believer in the entrepreneurship of our people."
Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance & Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired the ECC meeting.
ECC approves voluntary retirement of 3500 PIA employees
The ECC also approved aggregate release of wheat at 38,000 MT per day to the flour mills.
The committee would prepare a well-rounded proposal in a month and submit before the ECC.
ECC in principle approves tax relief for telecom sector
The federal and provincial governments will share the subsidy in 70 percent and 30 percent ratio.
Committee also approved Technical Supplementary Grant of Rs109.47 million to the Ministry of Defence
Govt enhances wheat support price by over 14%
ECC decided that the supply of RLNG shall continue till the end of November 2020.
The committee would also prepare a proposal on subsidy on fertilizers
The committee was briefed that the fifth tender was issued on Oct 9 for the procurement of wheat.
The ECC allowed SNGPL for the recovery of previous revenue shortfall.
The retrenchment plan has been prepared to reduce the financial burden on the government
ECC approves increase in monthly gas meter rent from Rs 20 to Rs 40
ECC also granted waiver of guarantee fee on foreign loans of K2/K3 projects
TCP to import wheat for additional strategic reserves
The Publication of Rolling Spectrum Strategy 2020-2023 was also approved by ECC.
The meeting of the cabinet committee was chaired by Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh.
ECC also decided Finance Division will continue with existing guarantee of Rs31bn for power sector.
Economic Coordination Committee pproved an increase of Rs1.09 per unit in the tariff for K-Electric
The government has already allowed the TCP to import 1.5 million tonnes of wheat
The ECC approved a revision in key terms of Prime Minister’s Kamyab Jawan Youth Entreneurship Scheme
The revision of oil prices on fortnightly basis, coming into effect from 1st August 2020
For housing units measuring 10 marla, end user markup rate would be seven percent
The ECC also took up a proposal for policy guidelines with respect to sale price of RLNG
The ECC also approved a proposal by the Finance Division for TSG of Rs 1300 to meet critical demands
The ECC approved Rs.3.2 billion for PIACL to discharge the obligations on account of mark-up
ECC approves Rs480.556m for health care workers' risk allowance
ECC approves disbursement criteria for Rs200 bln Islamic Sukuk
The policy will have a positive impact on allied industry including packaging and plasting.
ECC also approved the proposal of the Revenue Division for declaration of multi-modal transit hub
The agriculture package is part of the 1,200-billion rupees coronavirus relief package
ECC asks food ministry to ensure wheat procurement of 8.25 million tones.
ECC approves country's biggest industrial package
The additional quantity wheat will be allocated from PASSCO resources.
The committee also approved US $1.5 million for the Ministry of energy
The ECC meeting was chaired by Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Abdul Hafeez Shaikh
The ECC approved the release of Rs5 billion funds to NDMA
The ECC approved the Technical supplementary Grant of Rs 44.447 million for ICT
The ECC also approved a technical supplementary grant of Rs12.813 million of Inter Board Committee
The ECC also gave in principal approval to a proposal for SAR 22.5 million equity investment abroad
ECC approved a technical supplementary grant of Rs.9.6 billion during the current financial year
Current power tariff is set at Rs 12.81 per unit
Furthermore, the committee also validated Rs15 million for Strategic Development Planning Cell.
The meeting observed that there are sufficient and adequate stocks of sugar in the country.
Traditionally, the government offers subsidy in the Islamic month of Ramazan for deserving people.
ECC also approved the Creation of Digital Media Wing in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
The ECC approved the release of 350 million rupees for the partial settlement of the SSGC liability.
ECC is likely to approve $100 million for the Pakistan Mortgage Refinery Company
Political analysts have considered wheat flour crisis as a reason for the premier's intervention.
A summary for raising gas tariff by 214 percent has also been forwarded to the ECC for approval.
The meeting is expected to approve a summary for an import of 300,000 tonnes of wheat.
The ECC also granted approval of allocation of gas from PGNiG’s RIZQ Gas Field to M/s SSGCL.
The approval to the proposal was granted by the ECC at its meeting headed by Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh.
ECC approves Rs100mn to bear expenses caused by Azadi March.
Decision to raise the minimum support price of wheat to Rs1365 to compensate growers.
The ECC took up a proposal by FBR and approved a technical supplementary grant of of Rs30 billion.
The ECC decision would help clear up a total of 1017 vehicles currently stuck at Karachi port
The ECC also approved an amount of Rs 2.745 billion to be paid as PASSCO incidental charges
Meeting discussed proposal submitted by Power Division and approved settlement of liquidated damages
The ECC will inspect measures to curb cotton prices in the domestic market through imports.
Adequate stocks of wheat are available in the country to cater for the needs of the population
In this regard, the committee has directed PIA to utilise Rs700 million from the available resources
Ministry of National Food Security and Research updated the Committee about wheat stock position.
ECC also acceded to the proposal of Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority.
The meeting also reviewed the bi-annual implementation of the NFC Award for Jan-Jun 2018.
Decision to increase petrol price was taken during ECC meeting chaired by Abdul Hafeez Shaikh.
The ECC expressed its deep concern over the increase in prices of medicines and food items
The meeting is likely to review the demand and production of urea fertilizer in the country.
Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) meeting will be held in Islamabad today (Wednesday).
The meeting will discuss 8-point agenda including petroleum, maritime affairs and other matters.
The Pakistan post's new postage rates are also likely to be approved by the ECC.
The committee approved a summary for gas supply from Fazal Field.
The meeting also approved a supplementary grant of Rs11.441 million to the privatization ministry
Meeting is discussing seven-point agenda including approval of Rs1 billion additional Hajj expenses.
The ECC analysed financial affairs of the PIA and formulate a plan to increase cotton production
The members discussed ways to provide opportunities to the immigrants.