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Dar calls for curbing cross border smuggling

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has asked the relevant authorities to devise a robust and proactive roadmap to curb the cross border smuggling of various items in order to bring economic and financial stability in the country.

Chairing an inter-ministerial meeting on economic situation in Islamabad on Friday, he stressed for coordination amongst all necessary platforms for this purpose.

The meeting reviewed economic situation and discussed measures to strengthen anti-smuggling regime.

The participants appreciated the Finance Minister for taking appropriate and active measures to tackle the current economic situation and ensured their support for ensuring smooth and sustainable growth.

Radio Pakistan

M M Alam

M. M. Alam is a Pakistan-based working journalist since 1981. Karachi University faculty gold medalist Alam began his career four decades ago by writing for Dawn, Pakistan’s highest circulating English daily. He has worked for region’s leading publications, global aviation periodicals including Rotors (of USA) and vetted New York Times as permanent employee of daily Express Tribune. Alam regularly covers international aviation and defense-related events including Salon Du Bourget (France), Farnborough (United Kingdom), Dubai (UAE). Alam has reported thousands of events and interviewed hundreds of people in Pakistan, UAE, EU, UK and USA. Being Francophone Alam also coordinates with a number of French publications.