Free Zone to turn Gwadar into region’s big commercial hub: Chairman COPHC

GWADAR: Chairman China Overseas Port Holding Company (COPHC) Zhang Baozhong, on Sunday, said that with the construction of Free Zone, the port city...

7th NFC Award fails to give any policy in devolution of fiscal resources: IMF report

ISLAMABAD: The 7th National Finance Commission (NFC) Award has become redundant as it has failed to give any policy in terms of devolution...

FTA with Turkey to be concluded soon: Commerce secretary

ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Commerce Secretary Younas Dhaga has said that regarding the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Pakistan, the Turkish Commerce Ministry has...

Malaysia-Pakistan Business Council welcomes Pakistan’s high commissioner

KAULA LUMPUR: Malaysia-Pakistan Business Council (MALPAK), which was established in 2010 with the initiative of Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry...

Investment scenario in Punjab improving fast: LCCI president

LAHORE: Investment scenario in Punjab province is improving fast as a large number of foreign investors have very recently signed agreements with the...

Smart living comes with smart usage of technology

ISLAMABAD: The world is living in the smart age: from telephone to work ethics and lifestyle, every aspect of life is going to...

Sindh governor appreciates positive contribution of corporate sector in serving underprivileged

KARACHI: Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair said that Pakistan’s economic growth and societal prosperity can be achieved through investment in infrastructure and energy sector...

Pakistan economic fundamentals strong: Miftah Ismail

KARACHI: Adviser to Prime Minister on Revenue, Finance and Economic Affairs Dr Miftah Ismail on Saturday said Pakistan’s economic fundamentals are very...

Italy to cancel Pakistan’s debt

ISLAMABAD: The third session of Pak-Italy Joint Economic Commission (JEC) is scheduled to be held in Rome, Italy on January 29-30, 2018....

Pakistan to host top-level SAARC chamber meetings

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will host top-level 73rd Executive Committee and 22nd General Assembly meetings of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)...

Pakistan ranks 116th on corruption perception index, faces myriad issues: LCCI President

LAHORE: Interior, Planning, Development and Reforms Federal Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Saturday inaugurated first-ever NADRA facilitation desk for the business community at...

ERP upgrade halts Suzuki’s production for 12 days

KARACHI: Pak Suzuki has recently upgraded its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) to SAP from Oracle which resulted in a 12-day deadlock in...

PM Abbasi to inaugurate Lyari expressway on Sunday

LAHORE: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will inaugurate the North Bound Carriageway of the much awaited Lyari Expressway Project in Karachi here...

Balochistan government drafts proposal to address concerns of natives in Gwadar

ISLAMABAD: As the native residents of Gwadar are still concerned about demographic changes in the wake of fast development on China Pakistan...

Govt reforms agenda puts economic growth on upward trajectory: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Saturday said the overall reform agenda of the present government had resulted in the revival of...