NICL CEO tenders notice of resignation to the board

ISLAMABAD: Allegedly involved in the recruitment of nine senior officials at National Insurance Company Limited (NICL), NICL Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Captain...

Power division lifts recruitment ban in power sector

ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Energy has now lifted the ban only on the recruitments in BS-1 to BS-7 in an apparent bid to...

Cellular companies not paying Rs400bn per year tax to FBR: NAB chief

KARACHI: Mobile telecommunication companies in Pakistan are not paying Rs 400 billion per year taxes to Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), NAB...

Pakistan hosted 11th D-8 DGs, expert working group on Civil Aviation Authority

KARACHI: The Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) hosted the 11th meeting of Directors General of Civil Aviation of the Developing-8 (D-8) organisation...

Jubilee Life collaborates with Prince’s Trust International, SEED Ventures for “Enterprise Challenge Pakistan”

KARACHI: Jubilee Life, Pakistan’s leading life insurance provider has partnered with SEED Ventures for the 2nd Enterprise Challenge Pakistan, a Prince’s Trust...

MPCL receives 1st prize for Best HRM Practices 2017

KARACHI: Mari Petroleum Company Limited has been awarded 1st Prize in the Best HRM Practices 2017 (in the category of Large National...

National Savings, NIFT relationship expands

KARACHI: National Savings is pleased to introduce another important service to facilitate its customers; withdrawal slips can now be used for third-party...

8th PIEAS convocation to be held on November 29, 2017

ISLAMABAD: The Eighth Convocation of Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS), is scheduled to be held on November 29, 2017....

FWO serves thousands as country comes to a standstill

RAWALPINDI: FWO is responsible for the provision of better facilities for the commuters on Lahore-Islamabad Motorway (M-2). The recent protest by Tehreek...

AkzoNobel agrees to acquire V. Powdertech business

LAHORE: AkzoNobel has agreed to acquire the business of V. Powdertech Co Ltd here on Monday. V. Powdertech Co Ltd, the leading...

ICCI urges D-8 countries to strengthen cooperation among SMEs

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Sheikh Amir Waheed said that D-8 countries in the 2008 Kuala Lumpur Summit roadmap...

Punjab government mute over averting serious drinking water issues

LAHORE: Over 11.21 million households in Punjab are facing direct health risks following the 4,662 completely dysfunctional drinking water supply schemes that...

Market Daily: Keeping head above water, KSE100 at 40032.17

LAHORE: KSE-100 index fell 234 points (0.6 per cent) as investors were concerned over the recent countrywide protests and clashes between religious...

How the exports fell to create foreign exchange crisis

KARACHI: When international crude oil (OPEC basket) prices nose-dived by 71.35 per cent, the decline in electricity tariffs was only by 28...

Pakistan Railways to start three new services on different routes

ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Railways is planning to launch three new train services between Kohat-Rawalpindi, Karachi-Mirpurkhas and Sibbi-Khost during the current financial year. “At...