Govt bound to hike gas prices, fuel GST under IMF deal

ISLAMABAD: The government has committed more utility price shocks under a straightjacket implementation plan with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) involving an over 53 per cent increase in gas rates, the revival of general sales tax on petroleum products and withdrawal of more subsidies. The IMF released a deta­iled 112-page country report on Friday on the completion of the seventh and eighth reviews of the … Continue reading Govt bound to hike gas prices, fuel GST under IMF deal