Budget 2024-25: Important takeaways as govt aims for IMF bailout

Federal government sets target for 3.6% economic growth after release of budget 2024-25

By Reuters
June 12, 2024
A worker loads solar panels on a vehicle, outside a shop at a market selling electronic items in Karachi, Pakistan June 11, 2024. — Reuters

The federal government on Wednesday released the budget for the fiscal year 2024-24, with a target of 3.6% economic growth as it plans to secure a new bailout deal from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Following are some of the highlights from the 2024/25 budget: