Pakistan

Government is expecting to see more than Rs1,000bn in non-tax revenue: Hafeez Shaikh

Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance Hafeez Shaikh on Sunday said that the government is expecting to see “more than Rs1,000bn in non-tax revenue” in the coming year. “In the coming year, we are expecting great leaps and bounds when it comes to non-tax revenue: the government’s earnings through means other than collecting taxes,” said the finance adviser during a press conference in Islamabad. Shaikh then proceeded to provide a break up of how he had arrived at the figure. He said that the government had recently received a…