Islamabad, March 21, 2014 (PPI-OT): Lt. Gen ® Asif Yasin Malik, Secretary, Ministry of Defence called on the Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar today at the Finance Ministry.
The Secretary briefed the Minister on his last visit to Washington DC and the outcome of his meetings with the US officials. He informed the Minister that he had very useful interaction with his US counterpart and other officials. He said that the reimbursements schedule of the Coalition Support Fund (CSF) is right on track and both sides are working together to expedite the reimbursements.
The Finance Minister assured the Secretary that during his forthcoming visit to Washington DC, in connection with World Bank Spring meetings, all issues related to bilateral cooperation including expeditious reimbursement of CSF will be taken up with US officials.
Dr. Waqar Masood, Finance Secretary, Rana Assad Amin, Advisor to Finance Minister, Mr. Shahid Mahmood, SA to FM and other senior officials of the Ministries of Defence and Finance also attended the meeting.
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