The Express Tribune Islamabad
Published Date: Dec 26, 2013
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Tuesday approved the reconstitution of the economic advisory council.
The advisory body will consist of 19 members from different walk of life, while the finance minister would chair the council.
The members of the council include former State Bank Governor Dr Ishrat Hussain, Dean School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Law at LUMS Dr Ijaz Nabi, Abid Hasan, Farooq Rahmatullah (Energy), banking Zubair Soomro, agriculturist-businessman Shafqat Ali Jamoot, Business Recorder Arshad Zubairi, Farrakh Qayyum, CEO, Heart File Dr Sania Nishtar, Dean & Professor (Economics) Nust Dr Ashfaq Hassan Khan, Akbar Zaidi, PIDE Muslahuddin, Furrukh Saleem, SDPI Dr Abid Qayyum Suleri, Saqib Sherani, Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund CEO Qazi Azmat Essa, along with the Chairman Board of Investment, Governor SBP and the Chairman FBR.