China says US should withdraw arrest warrant for Huawei executive

BEIJING: China’s foreign ministry called in the US ambassador on Sunday to lodge a “strong protest” over the arrest in Canada of Huawei Technologies...

Bahria Town employees end protest after negotiations

Protesters had blocked the Super Highway between Karachi and Hyderabad over non-payment of duesKARACHI: The employees and contractors of Bahria Town, who had blocked...

Differences over devaluation surfaced in fiscal policy board meeting

Finance Minister asks SBP to develop information sharing mechanism on major decisions, meanwhile, government expects improvement in economy after January 2019

Market Daily: A glimmer of hope for investors at PSX, up 261.42 points

LAHORE: Driven by Thursday’s inertia, the KSE 100 index was off to a weak start at open and after falling to fresh lows the...

PSMA to shut down sugar mills in upcoming season if issues not addressed

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Sugar Mill Association (PSMA) has decided to shut down sugar mills rather than bearing a loss of Rs15 per kg on the...

Army deposits Rs390 million income tax every month: Member FATE

COAS filed all tax returns a month in advance, meanwhile Topi Rakh among highest tax paying marriage halls

Market Daily: Investors choose to ignore Kartarpur as market dips 189.42 points

Investor participation was mixed on Tuesday as traded volumes declined by 6 per cent to 124 million, while the traded value rose by 1 per cent to $49 million.

BoI disappointed with Pakistan’s ranking in WB report

The board expected Pakistan’s ‘ease of doing business’ ranking at 100 instead of 136ISLAMABAD: Although the government welcomed Pakistan’s improvement by 11 points in...

Banking sector in shambles over a plausible cyber-attack

MCB, ABL, other major banks reassure customers’ safety, SBP certifies only Bank Islami was affected

Pakistan’s inflation rate ringing alarm bells amid financial turmoil

The inflation rate in Pakistan has always been on the high side since the last couple of years. The average Pakistani has been in...

Govt discerns over 24,000 properties for privatisation to raise proceeds

The cabinet was informed that around 24,066 properties fell in three brackets, rest house, federal government property and residence

Yen falls, Australian dollar gains as U.S.-China trade angst eases

Worries about Chinese economic growth and the trade row had pushed the offshore yuan to a 22-month trough of 6.9800 midweek.

Sri Lanka risks EU trade concessions over political slide back – envoy

The European Union is worried the return of Mahinda Rajapaksa, as prime minister, could derail halting progress made towards national reconciliation following a war with ethnic minority Tamil separatists that killed tens of thousands, many during the final stages under his watch as president.

Chip sector slowdown hits Swiss tech group Comet

Lower sales growth, shifts in the product mix and higher-than-expected restructuring costs would also hit profitability this year, the company said in a statement.

PM confident of future despite ‘plunder’ by previous govts

 Khan says past govts not only overburdened the country with excessive debts but also spoiled the institutionsISLAMABAD: The prime minister said on Friday that...

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