Dar directs to extend maximum facilities to overseas Pakistanis


Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting on development projects of Capital Development Authority, at Finance Division, on Saturday.

SAPM on Finance Mr. Tariq Bajwa, SAPM on Revenue Mr. Tariq Pasha, Secretary Finance, Member (Planning & Design) CDA, Member (Estate) CDA, DG (Land) CDA and senior officers from Finance Division attended the meeting.

The meeting reviewed the progress on the development projects carried out by CDA especially related to housing projects for the overseas Pakistanis.

The meeting was apprised that CDA has initiated a number of short term and medium term housing projects for overseas Pakistanis. It was informed that one of these housing projects is in the completion phase and has been launched for registration.

Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar emphasizing the importance of overseas Pakistanis in the economic and financial development of the country and directed the CDA authorities for fast track and early execution of housing projects for overseas Pakistanis by maintaining international standards and transparency through online system.

The Finance Minister further directed the authorities to extend maximum facilities in these projects to attract overseas Pakistan’s investment in the country.