Ministry of Finance and Media will publish the Appropriation Bill in Gazette and present it in Parliament by the end of this month. The Budget speech will be held on 9th of November and vote on the third reading of the Budget will be held on 9th of December. According to the estimates, the total expenditure of the Government in 2018, will be Rs. 3,982 billion. The total loans to be obtained from foreign and domestic sources will be Rs. 1,813 billion.