He made International Finance Corporation (IFC) manager surprise by speaking fluently Arabic with him.
The pleasant incident took place at A memorandum of understanding signing ceremony between Punjab government and International Finance Corporation (IFC) which is a subsidiary institution of the World Bank.
Manager Investment IFC Mugdi M Amin, who signed the document from IFC side, was amazed at CM’s fluency.
Under the agreement, IFC will provide technical assistance in improving the efficiency of Punjab Revenue Authority and recovery system of general sales tax. IFC will also assist in further simplifying the working of Punjab Revenue Authority. IFC will not receive any charges for its technical assistance nor put any financial burden on Punjab government.
Besides broadening registration base of GST and minimizing technical flaws, IFC will also cooperate in the capacity-building of Punjab Revenue Authority.