August 7, 2017: The Asian Development Bank mission headed by Ms. Xiaohong Yang, Country Director, ADB visited P&D Department for portfolio review meeting
May 17, 2017: Sindh Growth Forum
Wednesday, 17th May, 2017, Planning & Development Department, Government of Sindh in collaboration with The World Bank organized “Sindh Growth Forum” at Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi. Honorable Chief Minister, Sindh, Syed Murad Ali Shah, grace the occasion as Chief Guest. The basic theme of Sindh Growth Forum was “From ideas to implementation”.
Honourable Chief Minister, Sindh in his opening remarks praised the idea of conducting Sindh Growth Forum and presented the facts and figures about growth in Sindh. The Country Director, World Bank expressed his views about implementation of Sindh Growth Strategy. Mr. Muhammad Waseem, Chairman, P&D Board delivered his speech highlighting the overall scenario of development activities in Sindh. The Senior Director, Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management Global Practice, The World Bank while delivering his key note speech told the audience about Learning from other countries experiences – how can Sindh accelerate growth. Secretary, Finance Department in his presentation told the audience about Budget Priorities. Chairman, SBOI, GoS delivered speech on Investment and Business Opportunities in Sindh. Honourable Minister, P&D Department, Government of Sindh gave his closing remarks to end the occasion.