NADEEM MALIK LIVE
TOPIC- FALL IN DOLLAR PRICE
GUESTS- MOHAMMAD ZUBAIR, AQEEL KAREEM DHIDI, DR SALMAN SHAH, NADEEM AFZAL CHAN
MOHAMMAD ZUBAIR OF PML-N said that the drop in the price of dollar from 110 to 98 rupees is a huge success of the government. He said that the government has taken many economic decisions besides the money received from friendly countries.
He said that the government has appointed top class corporate experts in many institutions to improve their performance. He said that the government is using the term of strategic partners instead of privatization of the institutions. He said that the public sector of the country has been destroyed in last fifty years.
AQEEL KAREEM DHIDI BUSINESSMAN said that after long time a finance minister of Pakistan has taken some economic decisions. He said that consolidation of the price of rupee against dollar will bring investments in the country.
He said that the steel mill and PIA running in deficit their condition should be improved to value their price. He said that he challenges that steel mill can perform much better than private sector if managed properly.
DR SALMAN SHAH ECONOMIST said that it is great that friendly countries have given us 1.5 billion dollars but it should be utilized wisely. He said that we will know in the coming days that what friendly countries are expecting from Pakistan against Syria and Iran against the money. He said that the government decision to issue a economic bond is very good one.
He said that privatization is good for the country but it should be done properly. He said that we need investments in the country and not the monopoly. He said that Pakistan is at number 44th in the world economy and we need to join group of G20.
NADEEM AFZAL CHAN OF PPPP said that Pakistan has to do some job against Syria and Iran to reciprocate 1.5 billion dollars received from friendly countries. He said that common man is not going to be benefited by the decrease in the price of the dollar.
He said that the government should appoint competent people in order to revive the public sector. He said that the government has sold the land of the state they should tell that where the money is spent. He said that privatization is no solution the economic sector should be corrected.
He said that private sector is interested in buying big businesses only they should invest in health, education and sanitation as well.