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Finance Minister Chairs ECC Meeting : Issues Of Gwadar Port, Cotton Being Discussed

Economic Coordination Committee chaired by Finance Minister Asad Umar has approved measures for increase in Cotton Yield.

Gwadar deep Sea Port, Cotton and other issues were also discussed.

The meeting decided that due focus will be laid on the area of research and development, and that collaboration will be made with China to enhance Cotton yield.

The meeting also approved additional guarantee of 5.6 billion rupees for Pakistan International Airline for maintenance of Engines and acquisition of related spares to operationalize grounded Aircraft.