Chinese trade mission to visit Pakistan on 26th

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce and Textiles Abdul Razzaq Dawood has said a Chinese buying mission, consisting prominent businessmen and investors,...

FDI dips by 40 percent in July-Aug 2018

–‘Situation to remain bleak unless govt comes up with a favourable policy for investors’ KARACHI: Foreign direct investment (FDI) dipped by 40 percent to...

FPCCI forms committee to highlight budget anomalies

ISLAMABAD: Federation of Pakistan Chamber and Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has constituted a high-level 17-member committee to highlight budget anomalies and address...

Standard Chartered’s Shazad Dada elected as OICCI president

Standard Chartered Bank Pakistan Limited Chief Executive Officer Shazad Dada has taken over as president of the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce...

Iran accuses KSA, Russia for taking oil market as ‘hostage’

LONDON: Iran’s Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) governor said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia and Russia have taken the oil...

FBR warns business community against under-invoicing, misdeclaration

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has warned the business community against under-invoicing or misdeclaration of imported goods. “Otherwise, the FBR will take...

Govt needs to take concrete steps on war footing for revival of economy: PCMEA

Abdul Latif Malik appreciated Prime Minister Imran Khan for taking interests in exports of the country and said that the government should follow its guidelines immediately.

LCCI pays homage to golden jubilee members

LAHORE: The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Saturday organised a ceremony to recognise the services of its Golden Jubilee Members,...

Facilitation of businesses imperative for economic growth: LCCI

'A change in the modes of payment will help increase the number of taxpayers' LAHORE: Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Almas Hyder...

Mercedes aims to be among top two players to scale autonomous tech: paper

FRANKFURT: Mercedes-Benz’s is not aiming to be the first manufacturer to develop a self-driving car but it wants to be among the...

Govt urged to introduce soft taxation regime for real estate sector

LAHORE: The government must formulate special policies and introduce a soft taxation regime for the country’s real estate sector.

Uzbek companies urged to invest in CPEC economic zones

ISLAMABAD: Planning, Development and Reform Minister Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar on Monday underlined the need to establish transport and energy corridors, as they would...

Pakistan Post to open 125,000 franchises countrywide: Murad

ISLAMABAD: Up to 125,000 franchises of Pakistan Post would be built across the country this year as a part of a development...

Gwadar free zone being modelled after China’s Shekou Industrial Zone

BEIJING: Gwadar Port free zone would be modelled after the Shekou Industrial Zone in Shenzhen, China, comprising a port, an industrial park, and...

‘Flat tax scheme, rent control act to become reality soon’

ISLAMABAD: Ensuring the businessmen of Islamabad that a balanced rent control bill would be presented in the parliament soon, Minister of State for...