Pakistan investment conference

Pakistan to attract global investment through int’l moot in London

ISLAMABAD: A mega Pakistan Investment Conference is scheduled to take place in London in April this year to attract global investors and...
Packaging sector

Saudi company mulls investing $5m in Punjab’s packaging sector

LAHORE: A Saudi Arabia-based company has shown interest in investing almost $5 million in the packaging sector in Punjab, Pakistan Today has...
Dr Abdul Hafeez

US investors apprised of Pakistan’s economic policies

ISLAMABAD: A delegation of the American Business Council called on Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez...

Foreign investors concerned about growth potential: OICCI survey

ISLAMABAD: The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) announced on Thursday the results of its biannual “Perception and Investment Survey...
Mian Aslam Iqbal

Faisalabad Industrial Estate fetches $2bn investment: minister

LAHORE: Punjab Industries and Trade Minister Mian Aslam Iqbal said on Friday an investment of $2 billion had been made in the...

Conducive environment for investors among top govt priorities: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Monday the provision of a conducive environment for businessmen and investors was his government's top...

Two new venture capital funds target Pakistani startups. Is there enough deal flow?

If you are an entrepreneur or startup investor in Pakistan, the odds are very high that you have met Kalsoom Lakhani. She...

Malaysian investors urged to become part of CPEC framework

ISLAMABAD: Malaysian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ikram Mohammad Ibrahim has urged his country’s business community to seize the investment opportunities offered by...

Chinese company mulls to invest in Islamabad IT zone

Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood on Wednesday met a Chinese delegation of investors, inviting them to...

Is Ernst & Young about to exit Pakistan?

Ernst & Young, the global accounting and professional services firm that goes by its brand name EY, is re-evaluating its relationship with...

Govt appoints Ali Jahangir Siddiqui as ambassador-at-large for investment

Siddiqui's appointment as Pakistan's Ambassador to US in the previous govt had met with severe criticism from PTI The Ministry of Foreign...

Cabinet approves Rs100bn youth loan programme

Briefing the media about cabinet decisions here, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said the cabinet held a thorough discussion on education policy and the new Rs100 billion youth loan programme.

Rupee continues to tumble, down 3.1 per cent

It is speculated that the rupee will continue to fall and is expected to be valued at around Rs180 by December 2020 against the US dollar.

PM welcomes Qatar’s interest in exploring investment opportunities in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has expressed a keen interest to invest in housing, energy, tourism and airport management sectors of Pakistan,...

U.S., McKinsey & Co reach $15 million settlement over bankruptcy case disclosures

The department’s U.S. Trustee Program (USTP) alleged that McKinsey “made insufficient disclosures about its clients and investments in certain entities” connected to debtors that had hired the consulting firm for financial advice, the department said in a statement