Budget 2009-10: Exclusive Briefing for the Parliamentary Party of Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarian – PPPP

Briefing Report


Publication No: PD-144

Rs 3,000  

An Exclusive Briefing on the Federal Budget 2009-2010 was organised by PILDAT for the Parliamentary Party of the Pakistan Peoples Party-Parliamentarian РPPPP on June 16, 2009 in Islamabad. The objective behind the Briefing was to make the debate on the Federal Budget 2009-2010 in the Parliament more informed, meaningful and useful. The briefing was meant to provide analysis to the parliamentary party about various aspects of the budget especially in the light of the party manifesto and economic policies. This Report captures the key contents of the Briefing. The individualized briefing for the PPPP was timed to take place during the 3-days break in the National Assembly session immediately after the presentation of the budget in the National Assembly on June 13, 2009. Senator Shaukat Tareen, Federal Minister for Finance and Ms. Hina Rabbani Khar, MNA, Minister of State for Finance, presented analysis of the Budget 2009-2010 to the parliamentary party of the PPPP. The exclusive Briefing Session on Budget 2009-2010 was organised as part of the Parliamentary and Political Party Strengthening Project which is funded through Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade-DFAIT and is implemented jointly by the Parliamentary Centre, Canada and PILDAT.