Pakistan Top Stories Trending Now

Pakistan high level delegation leaves for FATF meeting in Sydney

ISLAMABAD: A high level delegation of Pakistan led by Secretary Finance Arif Ahmed departed for a meeting of Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to be held in Sydney, Australia.

Before the departure of the delegation, Pakistan sent a Terror Financing Risk Assessment Report electronically to the FATF.

The 12-member team will explain the action plan that the government intends to follow to comply with international obligations leading to Pakistan exit from the grey list of the Paris-based watchdog.

The delegation will attend a three-day meeting of the FATF in Sydney. The delegation comprised representatives of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA), Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and Financial Monitoring Unit.

The team will address questions and observations of the FATF on the basis of risk assessment report already transmitted to the global anti-terror financing watchdog. Pakistan, in the report, has pointed out to Pak-Afghan and Pak-Iran borders as key routes for terror financing and money laundering

Dear TNT Reader,

At The News Tribe, our mission is to bring you free, independent, and unbiased news and content that keeps you informed and empowered. We are committed to upholding the highest standards of journalism, as we understand that we are a platform for truth.

Apart from independent global news coverage, we also commit our unique focus on the Muslim world. In an age marked by the troubling rise of Islamophobia and widespread misrepresentation of Muslims in Western media, we strive to provide accurate and fair coverage.

But to continue doing so, we need your support. Even a small donation of 1$ can make a big difference. Your contribution will help us maintain the quality of our news and counteract the negative narratives that are so prevalent.

Please consider donating today to ensure we can keep delivering the news that matters. Together, we can make a positive impact on the world, and work towards a more inclusive, informed global society.

Monthly Subscription Annual Subscription

Visa Card MasterCard American Express Card

We want to hear your Travel Stories.

Do you have a memorable, unbelievable, or favorite travel experience? Share your story with us.