Delegation of AIIB calls on Sartaj Aziz, assures Pakistan future support

ISLAMABAD A delegation of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) led by its Vice President Pandian called on Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Sartaj Aziz...

ICI Pakistan starts commercial production of Morinaga infant

KARACHI: The ICI Pakistan Limited has announced that its subsidiary NutriCo Morinaga Private Limited has commenced commercial production of infant formula products...

PSMA fears being unable to pay growers due to non-coherent sugar export policy

LAHORE The sugar-makers fear that the sugar industry will not be able to pay the growers, in the absence of a coherent sugar...

IMF, Pakistan conclude first round of talks

ISLAMABAD: International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) delegation visiting the country has finished its first round of discussions regarding the country’s economy with their...

Centralized system should be established for telecom policy intervention says: PTA

Islamabad: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), Chairman Ismail Shah on Tuesday said the government needed to establish a centralized system for telecom policy...

Govt to establish more technology parks, says Awan

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to PM on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan on Tuesday said the government is determined to establish more technology...

Govt approves hike in prices of life-saving drugs

Islamabad: The federal government has torpedoed the happiness of countrymen by increasing rate of life saving drugs up to 10 percent. Sources said...

CCP issues show cause notice to PFMA for collusive practices 

KARACHI: The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has issued Show Cause Notice to Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) for prima facie violating...

Dar to unveil electronic transfer system today for RPO funds transfer to exporters

Islamabad: In an event to be held today at the Federal Board of Revenue, the Finance Minister Ishaq Dar will unveil an...

FBR constitute fifteen committees to solve alternative dispute resolution cases

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has constituted fifteen committees across the country for alternative dispute resolution cases. FBR constituted a two-member committee in...

KSE-100 lands flat after range-bound session

KARACHI: Investors of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) endured a volatile session on Monday, with the benchmark KSE-100 closing flat amid range-bound activity. Foreign...

Seminar held to highlight, address plight of home-based workers

KARACHI: HomeNet Pakistan, with the support of Aurat Foundation and Sindh Labour and Human Resource Department, organised a seminar to highlight and address...

Robust employment report underscores US economic strength

WASHINGTON: US employers hired the most workers in 10 months in December while boosting wages, pointing to sustained strength in the economy that...

Pak-Thailand FTA talks to begin from August 21st

Islamabad: Pakistan and Thailand will hold eighth round of talks to finalise free trade agreement (FTA) from August 21 to 23. Both the...

Upcoming budget to focus on achieving 6% GDP growth: Ishaq Dar

Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar said the development drive and the federal budget for the coming fiscal year would focus on...