Pakistan can boost economic growth, job creation by overcoming inefficiencies in power sector: WB

 
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Islamabad. Dec. 12 (TNS): The World Bank report has said that Pakistan can boost economic growth and job creation by overcoming inefficiencies in its power sector.

According to the report, country’s power sector suffered from inefficiencies that cost the economy eighteen billion dollars or 6.5 percent of GDP in fiscal year 2015.

In a statement, Chairman Task Force on Energy Reforms has said that the government would end all constraints in country’s transmission system by end of next year.