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LAHORELack of awareness, hot weather and energy shortage, damage around 25 per cent hides of sacrificial animals every Eid-ul-Azha, causing an estimated loss of...

CPEC provides Pakistan with godsend to enhance agriculture exports to China: FPCCI

ISLAMABADFederation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) Regional Chairman on Horticulture Exports Ahmad Jawad has said China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) provides...

9th Interiors Pakistan Expo to be conducted from Dec 15

LAHOREPakistan Furniture Council (PFC) is set to hold the 9th Interiors Pakistan Expo-2017 from December 15, here at the Expo centre to promote and...

KAPCO’s 660MW coal power project shelved

LAHOREThe Kot Addu Power Company’s (KAPCO) 660MW coal power project has been put on hold, after a shift in government’s stance toward LNG-based energy...

SBP to bolster vigilance mechanism for monitoring foreign banking operations

Karachi: Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Tariq Bajwa on Tuesday said measures will be undertaken to bolster vigilance mechanisms for tracking international operations of...

World Bank urged to act on violations of Indus Water Treaty

Islamabad: World Bank should regard Indus Water Treaty as a broker to ensure regional peace and balance of power between India and Pakistan, a...

FMPAC riles over non-disbursement of fertilizer subsidy claims

Karachi: On Tuesday, Fertilizer Manufacturers of Pakistan Advisory Council (FMPAC) denounced the government for not having disbursed the pending claims to the fertilizer industry.Last...

Pakistan Railways revenues have touched Rs50 billion says: Saad Rafique

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday chaired a brief meeting about Pakistan Railways at the PM office.The meeting was informed that in 2012-13...

Pakistan fears Afghanistan may not allow to use its land routes for goods transportation to ECO members

Islamabad: Due to worsening relationship with Afghanistan, Pakistan is concerned that the former may not allow the use of its territory for transportation of...

Prime Minister chairs meeting of ECC

Islamabad: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday chaired a meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) here in PM Office Islamabad.ECC approved a...

Dawood Hercules set to acquire Jazz’s tower business for $940 million

Lahore: Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited (DHCL) in partnership with Edotco has entered into an agreement with Veon Pakistan Limited to acquire its wireless tower...

PIA caused Rs47.3b loss to the national exchequer

Islamabad: In a startling revelation, it has been learnt that PIA has caused loss of Rs 47.3 billion to national exchequer. The auditor general’s...

Pakistani’s emerge as third biggest investor in Dubai’s real estate sector

Islamabad: Pakistan has emerged as the third largest real estate investor in Dubai, reveals Dubai Land Department (DLD).According to a private news channel, the...

Chinese hybrid rice to produce 18 tons per hectare record yield

Lahore: Rice growing experts on Tuesday said that the launch of Chinese Hybrid rice in Pakistan would bring revolution in rice production having yield...

SBP governor Tariq Bajwa announces to revive import and export committee

Karachi: The governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Tariq Bajwa announced to revive the Import and Export Committee with two directors on banking policy...

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