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Italian experts to train Pakistani woodworkers: PFC

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ICCI urges NADRA to help FBR identify potential taxpayers

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Shanghai Electric rescinds offer to buy 66.4 pc holding in KE: sources

KARACHI China’s Shanghai Electric Power Company has most probably withdrawn an offer to buy 66.4 per cent stakes of K-Electric Limited after the...

Political uncertainty causes KSE 100 to shed another 462 PTs

KARACHI Bad news continues to come in from the Pakistan Stock Index report. From the peak of over 500 points to the wavering...

Italian furniture experts to train Pakistani woodworkers

LAHORE: Italian furniture experts will visit Pakistan soon to impart modern techniques to local artisans engaged in furniture industry to meet the...

In Pakistan, China presses built-in advantage for ‘Silk Road’ contracts

Islamabad: Last year, Pakistan held informal talks with General Electric, Siemens and Switzerland's ABB to build the country's first high-voltage transmission line....

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New Jersey: Verizon Communications Inc said on Tuesday it closed its $4.48 billion acquisition of Yahoo Inc's core business and that Marissa...

Service exports nosedive by 36pc in April

Islamabad: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics released data on Tuesday revealing that service exports had nosedived by 36pc year on year to reach...

Balochistan to unveil budget on June 15th for FY 2017-18

Quetta: The Balochistan budget for financial year 2017-18 with a total outlay of Rs. 321.67 billion will be unveiled on June 15th. The...

ICCI voices concerns over ballooning trade deficit

Islamabad: The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has shown concerns over the all-time high trade deficit that has reached $30...

Trade deficit shoots up by 42pc to reach $30b

Islamabad: Amidst rising imports and declining exports, the trade deficit for financial year 2016-17 has shot up by 42pc to reach $30b....

Pakistan eyes 2018 start for China-funded Diamer-Bhasha dam

Islamabad: Pakistan expects China to fund a long-delayed Indus river mega dam project in Gilgit-Baltistan, part of disputed Kashmir, with work beginning...

Govt seeks Rs13.16t to repay domestic debt

Islamabad: The incumbent government's borrowing appetite knows no bounds, as it is seeking approval of the National Assembly to get additional Rs15t...

Govt abandons $2b Gwadar-Nawabshah gas pipeline project

Islamabad: The $2b Gwadar-Nawabshah gas pipeline project has been abandoned by the incumbent government in light of the brewing diplomatic crisis that...

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