The Budget 2017-18 will be presented tomorrow on 26th May in National Assembly. The Finance Minister Ishaq Dar will make budget speech and present the budget documents before the Senate on 26th May.
The government has almost finalised the draft of the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) for 2017-18 and Economic Survey 2016-17.
The government is to increase the salary and pension of government employees but the increase rate in not finalized yet.
In the National Assembly and Senate sessions on 24th to 26th May respectively, the federal budget 2017-18 will be presented and meeting will be attended by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and President Mamnoon Hussain.
In the budget 2017-18 no major relief is anticipated unless the prime minister chooses to interfere. On the other hand, the prime minister will summon a special meeting on the budget after his return from Saudi Arabia.