Dollar stronger as Draghi warning on risks hurts euro

The dollar index, which tracks the greenback versus the euro, yen, British pound and three other currencies, was up 0.15 percent at 96.265

Nepra says power division is trying to limit its main role of tariff determination

Islamabad: National Electric and Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) launched a scathing attack on the power divisions effort to limit the regulators main role of...

Govt committed to implementing reform agenda in BOI

ISLAMABAD: The government is committed to implement reform agenda in Board of Investment (BoI) for ensuring ease of doing business for local and international...

PSX sheds 343 points amid lack of triggers

Trading volumes declined further by 11pc and were recorded at 73.95mKARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) continued its downward journey and was dominated by...

SBP’s reserves go down by $383m in last 15 days

KARACHI: The total reserves of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) declined by $383 million in the last 15 days as the country’s reserves stood...

Asian shares mostly up cheered by Wall Street buying spree

Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 0.5 percent to 21,784.87

Oil prices steady on back of robust global demand

SINGAPORE: Oil prices held steady on Thursday, supported by healthy global demand but capped by the relentless rise in U.S. production that is undermining...

Spain interested in Chinese markets, says Spanish commerce secretary

MADRID: Some Chinese companies are world leaders in their sectors and ranked highly in the rankings of global companies, Spanish Secretary of State for...

Regulatory duty issue to be resolved: Haroon Akhtar

LAHORE: Prime Minister’s Special Assistant on Revenue Haroon Akhtar Khan, has promised to review the issue of regulatory duty on imports.While talking to the...

Reservation and check in systems functioning normally: PIA

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airline (PIA’s) reservation and check in systems are functioning normally and all PIA flights are operating as per schedule, PIA spokesman...

PIAF reasserts demand for cut in sales tax

The Pakistan Industrial and Traders Association Front (PIAF) has reasserted its demand to bring down the sales tax rate to single digit to relieve...

NA committee for revival of ailing textile units

The National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Finance on Wednesday has backed the proposal presented by the textile sector to restructure bank loans of  ailing...

Government fails to reform PSEs despite $600mn ADB funding

--Independence, governance and empowerment of PSEs still a distant dreamISLAMABAD: Excluding the formulation of corporate governance rules, the government has failed to reform public...

Delegation of AIIB calls on Sartaj Aziz, assures Pakistan future support

ISLAMABADA delegation of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) led by its Vice President Pandian called on Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Sartaj Aziz here at...

Asian shares rise, after upbeat earning reports from US tech companies

The dollar index had set a 3-1/2-month high of around 91.637 on Thursday.

Popular News

Kinnow exports likely to touch 400,000 tonnes this season

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has exported around 350,000 tonnes of kinnow during the current season as compared to 335,000 tonnes during the previous season, registering an increase...

Latest News