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SINGAPORE: Bitcoin extended its recovery in holiday-thinned trading on Tuesday, rising 10 percent to be up more than a third from last week’s lows...

CPEC to play immense role in development of remote regions: Secretary planning

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Energy ministry rejects claims of discovering oil reserves larger than Kuwait’s: sources 

ISLAMABAD: The Energy ministry has negated caretaker foreign minister’s tall claim of discovering huge oil reserves reportedly bigger than Kuwait's in Pakistan near the...

Stocks tumble as index plunges 630 points

KARACHI: Pessimism surrounded the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Tuesday where the indices were seen dripping lower and lower.On the economic front, Prime Minister...

Pakistan hasn’t gained much from China FTA, says study

Lahore: A study conducted by the Lahore School of Economics has revealed that due to lower tariffs on Chinese imports has affected productivity in...

Chinese investors show interest for investment in Pakistan

A Chinese delegation led by  Fang Song Bin, Chairman, Shenzhen Domhke Group Co Ltd visited the Board of Investment (BoI) and met with Additional...

President for effective strategy to resolve tax related issues

The President Mamnoon Hussain on Thursday urged an effective strategy to resolve tax related issues of the people and asked the Federal Tax Ombudsman...

Dar urges SAARC countries to promote trade

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LHC dismisses AJK cigarette makers, distributors’ petition against FBR raids

LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) has dismissed a petition of cigarette manufacturers and distributors of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) against the seizures of AJK...

Automobile sales rose 28pc during first two months of FY 2017-18 says: PAMA

Karachi: Pakistan Automotive Manufacturers Association (PAMA) on Tuesday outed data for the sales of automobiles during the first two months (July and August) for...

ECC approves 2m tons wheat, 300,000 tons of sugar exports

ISLAMABAD: To rein in current account deficit, the government on Friday allowed exports of two million tons of wheat and 300,000 tons of sugar...

Bulls rally to end dry spell at PSX, index gains 983 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) emerged green on Wednesday with investors brushing aside negative sentiments and accumulating blue chips at discount. Bulls made a...

Venezuela follows five of the biggest sovereign debt defaults

PARIS: Venezuela, which was declared late Monday by rating agency Standard and Poor´s as in "selective default" joins a long list of countries that...

IT security, monitoring system to help avert hacking attempts: SBP

ISLAMABAD: A spokesperson of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Sunday, while speaking about the recent hacking attempts on banks said that focusing...

Pak-Afghan border closure severely affects Kinnow exports

Kinnow exports to Afghanistan and Central Asia have been severely impacted due to closure Pak-Afghan border,  Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry...

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