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Pakistan slashes non-salary budget by 10%

Press Trust of India  |  Islamabad 

The government has decided to cut by 10 per cent the non-salary current budget of the civilian setup as part of an drive to solve the cash-strapped nation's economic woes, according to a media report.

The Express Tribune reported that the move will help save nearly Rs 10 billion in the remainder period of fiscal year (2018-19) but would not address core fiscal problems.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 14:20 IST
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