ISLAMABAD (Web Desk/APP) – The newspaper of “IMF/World Bank Annual Meeting”, has declared Muhammad Ishaq Dar “Finance Minister of the year 2016 for South Asia”.

The Award announced by “Emerging Markets” is the recognition of Pakistan’s economic performance at the IMF/World Bank Annual Meeting, which is one of the major gatherings of international financial and economic leaders and experts.

Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States Jalil Abbas Jilani will receive the award tonight on behalf of the finance minister.

In his letter to the Finance Minister, the research executive of the newspaper said Pakistan’s Economy is rapidly growing and becoming an increasingly important regional economy for effective economic policies, new securities legislation, and increasingly important relationship with China.