Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has said that Rs. 160 billion have been gained from transparent auction of spectrum.

He was addressing the universal service fund and U-Fone sign agreement ceremony in Islamabad.

The Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said availability of latest I.T. Service reflects PM Nawaz Sharif’s vision for a prosperous Pakistan.

He said private sector partnership in development projects is essential for the better economic growth and opening of new job avenues.

Dar added that Pakistan Stock Exchange ratings have improved after merging of all three stock markets which was a milestone decision in itself.

The Finance Minister added that international community acknowledges Pak economic turnaround that is why international companies are taking keen interest to invest in Pakistan.

Earlier addressing the ceremony state minister for I.T. Anusha Rehman said that
telecommunication service agreement is being signed for Balochistan’s under privileged areas.