Industries secretary lauds Indus Motor Company’s practices

KARACHI “Indus Motor Company (IMC) sharing its experiences within and outside the company is encouraging, and we can move on the path of...

APBF urges govt to adopt holistic approach toward agriculture, industry

KARACHI All Pakistan Business Forum President Ibrahim Qureshi has asked the new government to adopt a holistic approach aimed at developing both the...

PQA earns approx $91mn through LNG operations

ISLAMABAD The Port Qasim Authority (PQA) has earned revenue of approximately $ 91 million from LNG operations since the inception of first LNG...

Cement prices in Northern region decrease by Rs 10-25 per bag

LAHORE The cement prices in the Northern region of the country have come off by Rs 10-25 per bag to an average of...

Telecom sector profit repatriation to headquarters reach $177m for FY 2016-17

Islamabad: According to data compiled by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), it has been reported that telecom companies repatriated dividends worth...

Oil tankers association strike called off amidst reassurances from Sindh Governor

Karachi: The All Pakistan Oil Tankers Association (APOTA) has called off its plan to hold a strike which was due to start...

Trafigura to acquire 51pc stake in Pakistani oil marketing company, Admore

Lahore: Geneva based Swiss oil trading company Trafigura has shown an interest in acquiring Pakistani oil marketing company Admore for $40m. Trafigura is...

Sinopec may be awarded oil and LNG supply contract

Islamabad: Sinopec, one of China’s largest energy conglomerate could be assigned multi-billion-dollar oil import and LNG supply contracts on a government-to-government approval...

FBR failed to take action against 330 individuals reported for money laundering

Islamabad: The State Bank of Pakistan’s Financial Monitoring Unit (FMU) last year had accused 330 people of having laundered money abroad, but...

Govt urged to control fall in forex reserves and exchange rate

Islamabad: The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Sunday asked the government to stem fall in forex reserves and exchange rate. The fall in...

Industrial sector expected to grow by 7.3pc during current FY 2017-18

Islamabad: Keeping in view the performance of prevision year, the industrial sector of the country is targeted to grow by 7.3 percent...

Neelum-Jhelum, Tarbela hydro projects likely to start working by early 2018

ISLAMABAD: Two hydel power projects, 969 MW Neelum-Jhelum Hydel Power Project (NJHP) and 1,410 MW Tarbela 4th Extension project, of total 2379 MW...

Bank of China could commence operations by end of September says: SBP

Karachi: According to official spokesman, Abid Qamar of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Friday said, the Bank of China (BOC)...

APBF asks new govt to adopt holistic approach for economic growth

Karachi: As the prime minister and his new cabinet have taken the charge, the All Pakistan Business Forum president Ibrahim Qureshi has...

CPPA approaches Nepra to approve tariff refund of Rs1.71 for July

Islamabad: Central Power Purchasing Agency (CPPA) on Thursday submitted an application for tariff refund of Rs1.71 for July 2017 to National Electric...

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FBR proposes up to Rs40,000 tax for shopkeepers

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has proposed a maximum Rs40,000 fixed tax for shopkeepers, Pakistan Today has learnt. As per the documents, the tax...

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China to target around 6pc growth in 2020, step up state...

BEIJING: China plans to set a lower economic growth target of around 6pc in 2020 from this year's 6-6.5pc, relying on increased state infrastructure...