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Ford, GM continue struggle in booming electric and driverless vehicles 

NEW YORK: While Wall Street continued to ogle Tesla´s skyrocketing valuation Wednesday, shares of Ford and General Motors were under pressure after...

KP business community expresses concern over load shedding for industrial, commercial consumers

PESHAWAR: The Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) on Friday expressed concerns over unannounced and prolonged electricity load shedding and low...

11MFY20: US remains Pakistan’s top export destination 

Exports to US, China and UK drop by 3.7pc, 9.7pc and 8.1pc, respectively

Govt starts restructuring BoDs of state-owned enterprises

ISLAMABAD: The government has started making changes to the Board of Directors (BoDs) of various state-owned companies, including the Sui Southern Gas Company...

Import of crude, petrol, jet fuel witnesses increase during July 2017

ISLAMABAD Import of crude oil, petrol and jet fuel have witnessed an upward trend while the import of furnace oil and diesel has...

New digital exchange seeks to host Islamic finance startups

OneGram also plans to list its own sharia-compliant cryptocurrency on the exchange by mid-September

Dubai Islamic Bank posts Rs1,853m profit after tax

KARACHI: Dubai Islamic Bank Pakistan Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Islamic Bank UAE, in its recent board meeting held in Dubai...

Pakistan imports 24,300 tonnes of cotton yarn in six months

Govt urged to help farmers increase cotton production area and per-acre yield 

Islamic banking’s share in bank assets increases to 14.4 percent

ISLAMABAD: The share of Islamic Banking Institutions (IBIs) in banking sector’s asset increased to 14.4 percent during the first half of the...

Political arena, court hearings to lead PSX trends during upcoming week

LAHORE The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) is expected to remain range bound next week amid thin activity as investors will keenly follow developments...

Pakistan, China ink accord for construction of Azad Pattan Hydel Power Project

Lt Gen (r) Asim Bajwa says the project will attract $1.5bn foreign investment, besides creating 3,000 job opportunities 

SEZs establishment important part of CPEC enrichment, extension

The establishment of Special Economic Zones (SEZs) is an important part of the construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and is...

K-Electric participates in boxing championship in Lahore

KARACHI: The 36th National Men and 1st National Women's Boxing Championship organised by the Pakistan Boxing Federation commenced in Lahore. The five-day tournament is...

Mobile phone users reach 139.75m during FY 2016-17

Islamabad: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Tuesday reported that the country’s mobile phone users had risen to 139.75m by the end...

Rawalpindi Ring Road to materialise after years of delay

RAWALPINDI: Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) on Saturday organised a seminar in Gymkhana Club to share the proposed 'Rawalpindi Ring Road Project' with...