ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting of the Laws Review Committee at the Finance Division here this evening.

The Committee reviewed progress on various draft bills that are bring considered for legislation. The meeting was informed that the draft of new companies Bill 2016 had been prepared in extensive consultation with all stakeholders.

Finance Minister said that it was government’s priority to facilitate business and make it easir for them to operate. The new companies Bill, he opined, would lead to adoption of best international practices in the field.

Federal Minister for Law, Zahid Hamid, Minister of State for Information Technology, Anusha Rehman Khan, Attorney General of Pakistan Ashtar Ausaf Ali, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Law, Barrister Zafarullah Khan and Special Assistant to Prime Minister Khwaja Zaheer Ahmed attended the meeting.