High Priority on Economic Development


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According to Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal during a seminar managed by Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA), only a stronger economy can ensure security and overcome challenges.

Iqbal stressed that economic development is the only dream that the Pakistan government sees to "adopt better‚ faster and cheaper development cycle on continuous basis in all fields."


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Federal Programs Related to - Regional Economic Development

Programs that provide technical assistance, venture capital, loans, loan guarantees or other forms of management support to encourage the establishment and growth of business and industry in a particular region of the United States.

Federal Programs Related to - Community Economic Development

Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses.

Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones




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