October 21, 2022 (MLN): The Economic Action Task Drive (FATF) has last but not least eradicated Pakistan from its list of jurisdictions less than elevated checking listing on the other hand the state will stay on the checking record.
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said that “Heartiest congratulations to the Country on removal of Pakistan’s name today from the FATF’s “grey list”. Initiatives of the civil-army staff under the management of PM @CMShehbaz in acquiring this intention are highly commendable. Pakistan Zindabad!”
The FATF removed two users from the jurisdictions less than greater checking listing which includes Nicaragua and Pakistan, mentioned the FATF Presidnet T. Raja Kumar in an on the internet briefing.
He lauded the endeavours taken by the authorities in Pakistan and acknowledged their attempts to fight dollars laundering and terror financing in the region.
He stated that Pakistan has complied with all of the actions proposed by the FATF. He also extra that the on-web site staff visit manufactured by the FATF group uncovered that the initiatives taken by Pakistan were sustainable and strengthened risk-based mostly supervision of fiscal and non-monetary institutions.
Pakistan will continue to operate with APG to further strengthen its AML/CFT method.
Pakistan has been on the FATF gray checklist due to the fact 2018.
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