Iran wants strong trade ties with Pakistan

Iranian minister says his country intends to raise the volume of trade with Pakistan to $5bn by 2021TEHRAN: Iran's Industry, Mines and Trade Minister...

Govt mulls relocating deposits worth Rs1.9tr

Speculations suggest that IMF has advised the govt to do so in order to avoid the alleged misuse of govt fundsKARACHI: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf...

PSX manages positive close after volatile trading

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) started the day on a bullish note, largely due to clarification from the central bank that the proposal to...

Asad Umar resigns as PM Imran revamps cabinet

Imran appoints Hafeez Sheikh advisor on finance, Firdous Ashiq Awan advisor on media  Fawad loses info ministry portfolio, becomes science and tech minister,...

Asad Umar steps down as finance minister

ISLAMABAD: Asad Umar on Thursday announced his decision to leave the post of federal finance minister.Umar took to Twitter and wrote, “As part of...

Digitisation critical to ensure transparency in businesses: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Wednesday that digitalization was critical to ensuring efficiency and transparency in the conduct of official businesses.He was chairing...

ECC constitutes committee to oversee implementation on Ramadan Package

Finance minister says budgetary needs of many organisations were not assessed properly during the preparation of last year's budgetISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee...

Pharma industry decides to slash prices of 395 essential drugs

'Prices will not increase if rupee remains stabilised, utility prices are maintained and rate of inflation is controlled' KARACHI: Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers' Association (PPMA) on...

Wheat stock estimated at 28.16m tonnes, well over national requirements

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Committee on Agriculture (FCA) was informed that wheat production for 2018-19 has been estimated at 25.16 million tonnes from an area of...

CPEC to enter ‘new era’ after PM Khan’s visit to Beijing: envoy

'All countries are welcome to join the development of Pakistan's economy'ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing said on Wednesday that the upcoming visit of Prime...

K-Electric asked to reduce time period for provision of new connections

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday directed K-Electric to reduce to one month the time period of providing new electricity connections.The prime minister said...

Senate panels dismayed over absence of ministers in meetings

Senator Sherry Rehman deplores the performance of planning ministry, says it is not China's job to create an investment-friendly environment in PakistanISLAMABAD: As the key...

Climate change lowers Pakistan’s mango produce by 20pc

KARACHI: Climate change has affected mango produce in Pakistan, particularly in Sindh and Punjab, by 20pc, according to the Economic Survey of Pakistan.The country may...

Bears dominate as KSE-100 sheds over 600 points

KARACHI: Bears of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) were again successful in capturing the market, as the indices bled for the most part of Wednesday.A lack...

Minister stresses need for technological advancements in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has expressed confidence that China and Pakistan together will emerge as leading players in the field of technology.Addressing the...

Popular News

It’s a deal, it’s a steal

‘In business you don’t have to acquire a huge number of clients to be successful,’ this is the simple philosophy of Secret Stash –...

Latest News