Govt allows exports to Afghanistan via Kharlachi border

ISLAMABAD: Kharlachi border has been added to the list of borders for exports of goods from Pakistan to Afghanistan. As per details, the...

FATF ‘recognises Pakistan’s efforts’ to fulfil action plan: MoF

ISLAMABAD: The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has reviewed Pakistan’s progress on FATF action plan in its Plenary meeting on 23rd October 2020, and...

FATF keeps Pakistan on grey list

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has decided to keep Pakistan on its grey list until February 2021 despite complying successfully with...

PSX lands in green amid cautious trading

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange witnessed a choppy session on Friday, as investors preferred to stay on the sidelines ahead of Financial Action...

IT export remittances rise 43.5pc to $379m in July-Sept quarter

ISLAMABAD: The export remittances of IT & IT-enabled Services (ITeS), comprising computer services and call centers, surged 43.55pc to $379.251 million during...

PM for eliminating unnecessary withholding taxes

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the officials concerned to pay special attention on the elimination of unnecessary withholding taxes. Chairing a...

Rupee continues to strengthen against dollar as greenback falls to Rs161.82

Pakistani Rupee gained 60 paisas against the US Dollar on Thursday, closing the session at Rs161.82 in the open market, according to...

PSX breaks bullish streak as index falls 336 points

KARACHI: A three-day long bullish streak broke on Thursday as the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed in the negative amid profit booking. Equity...
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PM Imran links country’s prosperity with industrial development

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Wednesday that the country's prosperity was dependent upon industrial development and stressed upon provision of...

Govt committed to providing employment, fighting inequality: Hafeez Shaikh

PM's aide addresses IMF panel, stresses need for collective efforts to avert Covid challenges

Stocks consolidate gains with 579-point rally

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) continued to head north on Wednesday, with the indices accumulating gains throughout the session amid improved...

Pakistan registers current account surplus for third straight month

'Continued buoyancy in remittances and a broad-based rebound in exports drove current account surplus in September'

Import of mobile phones soars 83.1pc YoY in July-Sept quarter

ISLAMABAD: The import of mobile phones into the country witnessed an increase of 83.17 per cent during the first quarter (Q1) of...

Petroleum imports drop 26.5pc YoY in July-Sept quarter

ISLAMABAD: Petroleum group imports during the first three months (July-September) of the current fiscal year (2020-21) reduced by 26.55pc as compared to...

PM tasks ‘tigers’ to start anti-hoarding drive from capital

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan, while chairing a high-level session regarding the ongoing efforts to control prices of essential commodities, has tasked...