Press Release

Sheikh Khalid Tawab (S.I) felicitates the Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar and Ashraf Mehmood Wathra

(Karachi P.R. 21st October, 2016) Sheikh Khalid Tawab (S.I), Senior Vice President (SVP), Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) has expressed his pleasure and congratulated Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar, Finance Minister of Islamic Republic of Pakistan on being declared as the best Finance Minister 2016 in South Asia by Emerging Markets and Ashraf Mehmood Wathra, Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on winning best Governor of Central Bank of South Asia Award 2016 by Euromoney Magazine.
He said that winning of the Awards is an honor for Pakistan and is a befitting recognition of their illustrious toil for reviving its economy and achieving economic stability. It is a testimony of Pakistan’s renewed economic credential for which both Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar and and Ashraf Mehmood Wathra and their teams deserve immense appreciation”, he added.
The FPCCI SVP recalled that major international financial institutions had been, time and again, lending their credence to the economic turnaround achieved by the country under their dynamic leadership and their vibrant economic teams.
Sheikh Khalid Tawab, SVP of FPCCI hoped that both would continue to consolidate the gains of the economic stability achieved so far due to their prudent and sound economic and financial input, and work towards achieving macro-economic stability aimed at optimizing trade and industrial activities, revolutionizing the lives of poor masses and making Pakistan a truly prosperous and developed country.

Maher Alam Khan
Acting Secretary General