Govt committed to increasing pharma exports to $5bn: Dawood

Exporters urged to looks towards African countries, where govt intends to double its trade volume

PIA plane taken to Germany by former CEO sold for $1.4m, SC told

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan International Airlines airplane, an Airbus-310, which was allegedly taken to Germany by its former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bernd Hildenbrand, was sold...

No hike in power and gas tariffs, decides cabinet

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet has decided in principle for not hiking prices of electricity and gas besides deliberating further steps for reducing inflation. A...

Pakistan’s economy ‘on the path to recovery’: Credit Suisse

KARACHI: Pakistan’s fundamentals have ‘improved significantly’ but the ‘challenges’ still lie ahead, Credit Suisse- a Swiss financial services firm- says in its...

PLRA generates Rs5.54bn through land mutations

Official terms 'digitisation' as the main reason behind revenue growth

‘Financial inclusion of women imperative for economic growth’

SBP governor says only 15pc of Pakistan’s adult female population possess active bank accounts

ePay Punjab fetches Rs1bn revenue in five months

LAHORE: ePay Punjab, the first-ever government payment aggregator for citizens’ facilitation and ease of business, has collected over Rs1 billion in tax...

PM constitutes 3-member committee to probe sugar crisis

A three-member committee has been constituted to probe the recent countrywide hike in sugar prices. According to a document issued by the Prime...

SBP promotes credit schemes for differently-abled people

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Dr Reza Baqir on Friday met President Dr Arif Alvi to present two initiatives for differently-abled...

EU likely to extend Pakistan’s GSP+ status next month

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razzaq Dawood has hinted that the European Union might extend Pakistan's Generalised System of...

FDI surges 66pc in seven months

China remains the biggest investor in Pakistan, with a net FDI of $533m

Cotton imports likely to touch $2bn in FY20

LAHORE: Pakistan's cotton imports are likely to touch $2-billion mark this year due to a lack of research on the commodity, which...

NA panel recommends Rs50bn for PSM revival

Committee praises Pak Suzuki for producing quality vehicles

US company to manufacture biomedical equipment in Pakistan

LAHORE: For the first time in the country's history, a US biomedical engineering company would set up a manufacturing unit of biomedical...

Auto sales picking up after months of downslide, Senate panel told

ISLAMABAD: Although the auto industry had reported over 60pc decline in sales during the past few months "owing to inflation, price hikes and...