SMEs

COVID-19: SCCI demands relief package for KP SMEs

PESHAWAR: Hailing the financial relief package announced by the premier to save businesses from the coronavirus impact, the business community in Khyber...

Textile exporters fear ‘severe liquidity crunch’, seek PM’s intervention

LAHORE: Textile exporters on Wednesday made an appeal to Prime Minister Imran Khan to intervene and ensure the suspension of sales tax...

Oil majors slash 2020 spending 18pc after prices slump

LONDON: The world’s biggest oil and gas companies are slashing spending this year following a collapse in oil prices driven by a...

Calls grow for govt to invoke force majeure in LNG deal with Qatar

ISLAMABAD: Amid slow demand for costly liquefied natural gas (LNG) deal due to lockdown in the country in the wake of fast...
Fuel transportation

Petro Division asks provincial govts to ensure smooth supply of fuel

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Energy's Petroleum Division on Tuesday asked the provincial chief secretaries to ensure movement of personnel and the equipment...

COVID-19: Pak Suzuki shuts factory, showrooms

The Pak Suzuki Motor Company Limited (PSMC) has stopped its operations including factory as well as showrooms till further notice following the...

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...
Steel re-rolling mills

Steel sector seeks bailout package due to virus impact

KARACHI: The Pakistan Steel Re-Rolling Mills Association on Sunday sought the federal government’s intervention in saving the ailing industry from the adverse...
SNGPL head office

SNGPL board to propose 5 fresh names for MD’s appointment

ISLAMABAD: The Board of Directors (BoD) of the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL), in its upcoming meeting to be held on...

PHMA urges govt to ensure job security for textile workers

'Govt must immediately announce a relief package to facilitate textile workers during the shutdown period'

Textile exporters fear ‘severe liquidity crisis’ amid global port closures

Exporters demand payments of all loans, interests, taxes and govt levies to be deferred, zero-rating to be resorted and pending refunds released at the earliest

Companies hit pause button as coronavirus infects economy

Layoffs, cutting costs and halting dividends… companies are scrambling to adapt as the coronavirus emergency hits demand while the draconian measures taken...

Sindh textile millers seek govt’s intervention as virus shakes industry

KARACHI: Textile millers on Thursday demanded the government to take drastic steps to save the export-led textile industry from the negative economic...
Amreli steels

Amreli Steels rebars’ production likely to drop 8,000MT in 3QFY20

LAHORE: The Amreli Steels Limited (ASTL) informed the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Wednesday that its rolling mill would remain non-operational for...

Colgate Palmolive reappoints Iqbal Ali Lakhani Chairman, CEO

Colgate-Palmolive Pakistan has re-elected Iqbal Ali Lakhani as chairman of the company with effect from March 17, said the company in a...