SUNDAY TIMES ISLAMABAD: The meeting’s agenda will include a briefing on the softening of Pakistan’s visa regime, the national anti-narcotics policy, the Hajj policy and on inactive state institutions.
Prime minister’s Adviser Dr. Ishrat Hussain will submit his report on reforms and restructuring in government institutions.
The cabinet will also take a decision on transfer of Karachi Infrastructure Development Company from Communications Ministry to the cabinet division.
The meeting is likely to approve an additional grant for the Youth Training Scheme. Moreover, approval of an additional grant of Rs31.44 million is also part of the agenda.
They will also grant approval to various agreements and memorandum of understanding (MoUs) with different countries. The meeting will also endorse MoUs between the Trade Development Authority and Belgium’s trade promotion agency.
The cabinet might even approve the rules for appointment of Deputy Governor State Bank of Pakistan Jameel Ahmed and reach a decision pertaining to the approval of Chairman Port Qasim Authority, managing directors of Pak-Libya Holding Company and the National Investment Trust’s appointment in the scheduled meeting.