ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Revenue Muhammad Hammad Azhar said on Wednesday that the doors of the international market would open up following the signing of the loan agreement with International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Talking to a private news channel, he said a programme is being formulated with the Asian Development Bank, under which a state-of-the-art transit and cargo facility will be provided at the borders of Torkham and Chaman.
The state minister said that a Central Asian route, which would lead to Gwadar, is also going to be opened in the next few months.
He expressed confidence that the government would achieve the tax target set for the next fiscal year.
About Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s amnesty scheme, Azhar said that a promising response was received from the public and a large number of people benefitted from the scheme.