Dawood reviews EODB reforms, stresses close liaison between Centre, provinces

ISLAMABAD: Advisor to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to review the reforms undertaken by the...

Monal restaurant’s owner becomes first entrepreneur to receive ‘Pride of Performance’ award

ISLAMABAD: Owner of Islamabad's Monal restaurant, Luqman Ali Afzal, became the first Pakistani to be awarded a Pride of Performance award for 'entrepreneurship',...

Govt committed to decreasing cost of doing business, improve ease of doing business: PM

The government is also working on developing a national tariff policy to address issues of the business community and to remove anomalies in the existing tariff structure

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.

Coca-Cola appoints Fahad Ashraf as GM for Pakistan, Afghanistan

The Coca-Cola Export Corporation (Pakistan) has announced a new leadership appointment with Fahad Ashraf taking over as the new General Manager for...

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 present economic trajectory, the country will be doomed.

HBL starts RMB business in China

URUMQI: Habib Bank Ltd now offers end-to-end intermediation for Chinese currency Renminbi (RMB), allowing customers to now open RMB accounts. This makes HBL...

Railways to float int’l tender for Royal Palm Country Club

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Railways is planning to float an international tender to run the Royal Palm Golf and Country Club...

Banking sector in shambles over a plausible cyber-attack

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

Business community calls for durable trade ties with Afghanistan

'Smuggling is obstructing legal trade between the two countries; this should be tackled through rationalisation of tariff barriers' LAHORE: The Federation of Pakistan...

Malaysian PM stresses need to enhance trade ties with Pakistan

RAWALPINDI: Malaysia and Pakistan enjoy excellent trade relations and both countries have tremendous potential to increase bilateral trade from the...

‘Foreign companies being encouraged to explore petroleum sector’

ISLAMABAD: Petroleum Minister Omar Ayub Khan said on Wednesday that the government was extending maximum facilitation to foreign companies so as to encourage...

Huawei’s $105bn business at stake after US broadside

Trump administration says it will add Huawei Technologies and 70 affiliates to its 'Entity List' HONG KONG/BEIJING: The latest US broadside against Huawei...

ICCI resents hike in SBP policy rate, demands withdrawal

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has resented the State Bank of Pakistan's decision of increasing the policy rate...

Sri Lanka enters port deal with Japan, India

A deep-sea container terminal will be developed next to the $500-million Chinese-run container jetty in Colombo harbour COLOMBO: Sri Lanka on Tuesday announced...

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FBR proposes up to Rs40,000 tax for shopkeepers

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has proposed a maximum Rs40,000 fixed tax for shopkeepers, Pakistan Today has learnt. As per the documents, the tax...

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‘Uber must take action after disclosing sexual assault reports’

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