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20% salary, pension raise likely for govt employees

The budget for financial year 2020-21 has good news for government employees who are expected to get a raise of 20 per...

PESCO task forces remove 266 direct hooks, recover Rs3.02m 

DI KHAN: The task forces of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) on Wednesday conducted raids in Bannu, Swat and Peshawar circles and recovered...

Tania Aidrus was sacked, did not resign

SAPM made to sign resignation letter by Prime Minister's Principal Secretary Azam Khan

First woman to head a major bank in Pakistan?

As per reports Sima Kamil, Head of branch banking at Habib Bank limited (HBL) could become the first woman to head one of the...

Pakistan’s first 660cc ‘Alto’ all set to disrupt local automobile market

'The fuel-efficient vehicle comes as a relief for car users amidst high inflation and deteriorating economy' ISLAMABAD: Suzuki's Alto is set to disrupt...

Offshore drilling near Karachi coast completed

ISLAMABAD: Offshore drilling near Karachi coast on Indus G-Block (Kekra-1) has finally been completed after four months of hard work. The drilling was...

Pak Suzuki launches all-new Alto 660cc

As per estimates, the starting price of Suzuki Alto 2019 variants will be around Rs0.96m and it may go up till Rs1.2m Pak Suzuki...

Cement prices surge to previous levels in Punjab

LAHORE: Cement prices, after witnessing a drop of almost 15pc during the last five months, have started reverting to the previous level in...
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Government, IMF reach consensus to increase salaries, pensions 

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan government and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reached a consensus on Tuesday, on not putting a freeze on the...

Pay and Pension Commission asks government to increase salaries, pensions

ISLAMABAD: After the federal government’s decision to not increase salaries and pensions of its employees, the Pay and Pension Commission has forwarded...

Millions of dollars belonging to Pakistani freelancers stuck indefinitely amid Wirecard fraud

Updated news: Pakistani freelancers to regain access to blocked funds on Payoneer cards today.   LAHORE/KARACHI:Thousands of Payoneer users in Pakistan are expected to...

PTA temporarily suspends PUBG, seeks feedback from public

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has decided to temporarily suspend the PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) game, as a result of complaints received from various...

Economic Survey 2017-18: People living below poverty line plunge to 24.3pc

The fall in poverty shows more prominence in urban areas than rural areas, reported the Economic Survey 2018.

Pak Suzuki revises car prices, again

Following the recent trend of revising the prices of cars by auto assemblers, Pak Suzuki has also increased the rates of its...

What cars are Hyundai-Nishat going to launch?

LAHORE: The hottest topic in Pakistan’s automobile industry today is the upcoming range of Hyundai hybrid cars being assembled in the country...