WASHINGTON (INP) - Finance Minister Dr Abdul Haf-eez Sh-aikh arrived in Was-hington on Thursday for threedays of talks with IMF beginning on Friday (today). Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh is accompanied by Secretaries of Finance and Economic Affairs, Chairman FBR and Governor State Bank of Pakistan. During the talks, standby programme for Pakistan, economic situation, reforms in taxation system would come under review. Schedule for retirement of IMF loans would also be finalised during the talks.