ISLAMABAD: Advisor to PM on Finance Miftah Ismail left for Washington on Tuesday to hold talks with representatives of the World Bank (WB) and the IMF. The meeting is said to have key importance as the country is just a few weeks away from announcing its Federal Finance Bill for the financial year of 2018-19. Pakistan is set to unveil the federal budget on April 27. Pakistan had successfully completed a 36-month IMF programme, which started in 2013. At the end of the programme, the IMF had praised Pakistan for its fiscal discipline and reforms programme. Miftah Ismail is set to stay in Washington for three days where he is also set to hold meetings with US officials.–Xinhua