NAB gets Chinese appreciation

Staff Report
ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing on Wednesday called on NAB Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal in Islamabad.
Matters of mutual interest, white-collar crimes, accountability process in the country and other issues were came under discussion in the meeting. Talking to Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal, the Chinese envoy lauded the performance of NAB and said that its efforts against corruption and irregularities were commendable.
During the meeting, the NAB chairman briefed the Chinese ambassadors about the anti-graft watchdog’s achievements and role in eradication of corruption in the country.
Earlier on August 17, National Accountability Bureau Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal had claimed that the anti-graft watchdog recovered Rs326 billion from corrupt elements and deposited it into the national exchequer.