| GEO Business|
| World Bank, ADB officials call on Prime Minister|
| Updated at: 2144 PST, Thursday, August 28, 2008|
ISLAMABAD: World Bankís vice president for South Asia region Isabel Guerrero and director general Asian Development Bank Juan Miranda called on prime minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani separately on Thursday and exchanged views on Pakistanís economic situation.
In the meetings here at the Prime Minister House, prime minister Gilani gave briefing about the economic developments that have transpired over the last five months.
The prime minister said that the government is committed to involving development partners both individually and collectively for their feedback and monitoring of the overall economic reform agenda.
It is critical that development partners equally recognize the need for timely inflows of financial assistance for reserve build-up as well as meeting other developments.
Naveed Qamar, Minister for Finance and Dr. Shamshad Akhtar, Governor State Bank were also present in the meeting.