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Finance Minister vows to strengthen agriculture, livestock sectors
July 09, 2024

Finance Minister Muhammad Aurangzeb has underscored the government's commitment to supporting agriculture and livestock sectors through enhanced financing mechanisms.

He was talking to Chairman Nestle Pakistan Syed Yawar Ali and Ex-President Farmers Association of Pakistan Afaq Ahmed Tiwana in Islamabad today.

On this occasion, Syed Yawar Ali and Afaq Ahmed Tiwana conveyed their appreciation to the government for prioritizing agriculture and livestock in its policy framework.

They also proposed the establishment of a dedicated body tasked with formulating evidence-based policies to foster sectoral growth and exports, leveraging input from professionals and research experts.

The Minister assured that relevant ministries would be consulted to consider the proposed framework, aiming to translate it into actionable policies that drive tangible results.