Govt fully committed to improve governance through transparency: Dar
Govt has already signed OECD Multilateral Convention on anti-tax evasion in last September this year.
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says the PML (N) led government fully committed to improve governance through transparency and integrity in its operations and fight against corruption.
Singing the letter of Intent to join Open Government Partnership in Islamabad on Saturday, he said that the Government has already signed the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development Multilateral Convention on anti-tax evasion in last September this year.
He said that OGP is a multilateral forum where governments deliberate and work together to promote transparency, fight corruption and strengthen governance through new technologies.
The Letter of Intent has been sent to OGP Secretariat expressing the intention of the Government of Pakistan to join OGP and commitment to respect the open government principles articulated in the Open Government Declaration of the OGP.