Pakistan: Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria; Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Pakistan

 
 
Publication Date: March 28, 2014
 
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Summary: This paper assesses Pakistan’s Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-Observance of Performance Criteria. Discussions focused on progress in addressing the main macroeconomic challenges facing the country and remedial actions to meet missed performance criteria. Pakistan’s economic growth is expected to remain modest with GDP growth forecast revised upward to 3.1 percent. The IMF report highlights that the preliminary data for the first quarter of FY13/14 showed 5 percent growth, mainly driven by services and manufacturing.
 
Series: Country Report No. 14/90
Subject(s): Extended arrangement reviews | Economic growth | Fiscal risk | Fiscal policy | Fiscal consolidation | Fiscal reforms | Monetary policy | Economic indicators | Staff Reports | Press releases | Performance criteria waivers | Pakistan

 
English
Publication Date: March 28, 2014
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475581331/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1PAKEA2014002 Pages: 78
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