Grant approved for coronavirus vaccine purchase

Grant approved for coronavirus vaccine purchase
Islamabad: Under the chairmanship of Special Advisor to the Prime Minister, Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, the ECC has approved a technical grant worth $150 million for the purchase of coronavirus vaccines.

The ECC also approved gas supply to Engro fertilizers along with six other points on the agenda. Remaining dues towards Steel Mill workers were approved as was Rs. 50 crores for a technical grant for the Ministry of Education. NITB grant worth more than Rs. 68 crores was also passed while approval for asking a six-month delay in payment of interest on loans from GCC countries was also given.

All approvals will now be forwarded to the federal cabinet final nod.