UK publishing house to print books in Pakistan through IPS Press

ISLAMABAD: Kube Publishing (Leicester, UK) and IPS Press - the publishing and bookselling arm of Institute of Policy Studies (IPS), Islamabad on...

Development projects worth Rs91.9m launched in Buner

PESHAWAR: Three different development projects costing Rs 91.94 million were inaugurated in Buner on Sunday. Special Assistant to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief...

Pakistan to remain special partner in next year’s CAEXPO

BEIJING: Pakistan would remain a special partner country for the 18th CAEXPO next year as well, according to local media outlets. In this...

EU, UNHCR to provide €10m support for poor, refugees: envoy

ISLAMABAD: European Union (EU) Ambassador to Pakistan Androulla Kaminara on Sunday said that the EU has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU)...

Taxes collected on imported cell phones increase to Rs54bn

Pakistan Customs collected Rs54 billion on the import of mobile devices through Device Identifica­tion, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBs) in the past...

Govt rolls out restructuring plan for Pakistan Steel Mills

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Industries and Production Hammad Azhar on Saturday rolled out a restructuring plan for Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM), according...

Tourism sector pleads again for bailout package

ISLAMABAD: Tourism experts have pleaded for a grant of soft loans and cash assistance for tourism businesses and low-paid workers under the...

Govt to launch Sialkot’s largest development project to date: Dar

SIALKOT: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Youth Affairs Muhammad Usman Dar on Sunday announced that the government was going...

Poultry farmers raise concerns over rising input costs 

LAHORE: Poultry farmers on Saturday raised concerns over the rapid increase in raw material prices which may lead to reduced production and...

AirSial expected to take flight in mid-December

KARACHI: AirSial, previously expected to launch flight operations in June 2020, has delayed its launch due to Covid-19 and restrictions on air...

360 brick kilns in Kasur converted to zigzag technology

KASUR: As many as 360 brick kilns have been switched over to zigzag technology in Kasur district while other kilns owners were...

Pakistan Steel Mills sacks over 4,500 employees

Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) has sacked 4,544 employees, including divisional and assistant managers, as part of its "cost reduction exercise", PSM spokesperson...

FBR launches single-page income tax return form for SMEs

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), in collaboration with the Pakistan Revenue Automation Ltd (PRAL), has launched a single-page simplified income tax...

President Alvi proposes ‘trade triangle’ between Pakistan, China & ASEAN

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has proposed establishing a trade triangle between Pakistan, China and Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to...

Pakistan, Germany sign €18.5m accords for health, climate change projects

Pakistan and Germany on Friday signed three grant-in-aid agreements with a cumulative value of €18.5 million. The Pakistani side was represented by the...