Pakistan seeks debt suspension from global community till COVID-19 crisis ends

Business Today | Dec 5, 2020 at 8:08 AM
  • Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has requested the international community for debt suspension till the end of the coronavirus pandemic for low-income and most affected countries as well as cancellation of debt of least developed nations.
  • Presenting a 10-point agenda for urgent action before the UN General Assembly special session on Covid-19 on Thursday, Khan underlined the measures the international community needs to take to defeat the Covid-19 pandemic, the Dawn newspaper reported.
  • The first item on his list is a request for debt suspension till the end of the pandemic for low-income and most affected countries.