‘No plan to dissolve PTA’

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Monitoring Report

-- IT minister says the capacity of institution will be enhanced to facilitate masses ISLAMABAD: Information Technology and Telecommunication Minister Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui has clarified that there was no plan to dissolve Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). “PTA is fully committed to providing better services to its consumers in order…

‘India’s market boom coming to an end’

-- Goldman Sachs sight stretched valuations, multiple macro headwinds and election risk as reasons. Goldman Sachs has warned that India’s…

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JUMO to expand in Asia with Goldman Sachs backing

-- The South African fintech helps individuals and small businesses access savings and credit products through their mobile devices JOHANNESBURG:…

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Govt urged to facilitate local coal miners

HYDERABAD: Sindh Lakhra Coal Management Chairman Abdul Samad Raisani has called upon the government to promote the local mining by…

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Tesla, Musk face criminal probe over go-private statements

Tesla Inc and its Chief Executive Elon Musk are under criminal investigation by the US Department of Justice over public…

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Sanjrani invites Turkish businessmen to invest in Gwadar

ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has invited the Turkish businessmen to invest in Gwadar free economic zone and benefit from…

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Economists say mini-budget lacks clarity of thought

-- Miftah Ismail terms the bill ‘IMF inspired’ ISLAMABAD: Leading economists, industrialists and businessmen on Tuesday commented on the government’s finance…

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‘Textile package in final stages’

FAISALABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is working actively on a new textile package to enhance textile exports, it was learnt…

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PSX gains 749 points following finance bill announcement

KARACHI: The months' long wait was finally over for investors at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX). With the announcement of the…

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Uber in talks to buy Dubai-ride hailing rival Careem

DUBAI: Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] is in talks to buy Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ for about $2 billion…

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Asad Umar presents amendments to budget for ongoing fiscal year

Finance Minister Asad Umar on Tuesday announced a “mini-budget” in the National Assembly and said that if the government continues in the…

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Business community urges to bring 3.5 million non-filers into the tax net

ISLAMABAD: The business community here on Tuesday urged the government to bring some 3.5 million non-tax filers into the tax…

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PFC to hold Its 10th Interiors Pakistan expo in December

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Furniture Council (PFC) Tuesday announced to hold three-day mega 10th “Interiors Pakistan” Expo-2018 here in December to promote…

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Exporters give thumbs up to unified gas slab

KARACHI: A near collective cheer went up from the exporter community as the details of the gas price adjustment rippled…

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Wapda, Chinese firm sign Mangla Dam refurbishment contract

LAHORE: The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Monday awarded a kay project worth Rs1.68 billion to China’s CMAC…

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