PERI has launched “The Punjab Economic Report 2017” which reveals the development of energy, health, education and infrastructure sectors in Punjab.

Monday, December 18, 2017
December 18th, 2017       

Launching Ceremony of Punjab Economic Report 2017

Punjab Economic Research Institute has launched “The Punjab Economic Report 2017” which reveals the development of energy, health, education and infrastructure sectors in Punjab. Report also highlights the challenges and way forward towards the economic growth.

The report presents an overview of the economy on socio-economic profile (poverty, inequality, regional disparities), structure (agriculture, industry, services), social sector (health, education, WASH), infrastructure and urban development, IT, provincial investment in energy, and public-sector resource management.

Dr Ayesha was the chief guest on this occasion whereas the Provincial Minister for Planning and Development Nadeem Kamran, Minister for Environment Begum Zakya Shahnawaz, Minister For Population Mukhtar Ahmed Bhart, Minister Mines and Mineral Sher Ali, Chief Secretary Captain Zahid Syed, Senior Economist and Consultant of Hafeez Pasha, Chairman P&D Jahanzaib Khan, Secretary P&D Iftikhar Ali Sahoo, Dr Turab Hussai, Dr Ejaz Nabi, Director PERI  Dr. Mumtaz Anwar, Country Director World Bank Patchamuthu Illangovan, government officers and representatives from academia were also present there.