Deputy Chairman of the National Congress Party Eng.Ibrahim Mahmoud,at headquarters of party chaired the meeting of heads of the party’s sectors. Two reports have been reviewed, the first on the economic situation in the light of approved budget this year, the changes and devaluation of the national currency in addition to procedures and effects of increase in the dollar exchange rate on the budget in its general form.
Director of the party’s economic sector, Dr. Hassan Ahmed Taha in a statement after the meeting said that it also addressed the rise in the marker price and the difference in the official price of the pound. He said that the meeting stressed importance of the policy of overall objectives to reform the economic situation in accordance with the budget for this year. These policies aim to reform the economic situation, work to resolve problems, maintain stability of the national currency and arrest any rise in the inflation rate this year.
Taha added that the heads of sectors appealed to committees of the economic sector to follow up the budget such as to achieve an increase in production, unify official channels of resources, monitor low purchase of government vehicles, travel and conferences and maintain general rationalization of government spending.
The heads of the party’s sectors also reviewed the report of thought and culture sector on the establishment of a forum to suggest development of policies in order to strengthen the party’s visions and orientations.