President for early operationalisation of TAPI pipeline project

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has underscored the need for early operationalisation of TAPI (Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India) gas pipeline project...

FBR issues rules for duty-free import of minimum value goods

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday issued rules for duty-free minimum value of goods imported through courier and postal...

Chicken price rises as wedding season starts

PESHAWAR: The price of chicken has increased by Rs60 per kg in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during the last week, after the government allowed...

Stocks stage sharp recovery after early losses

Benchmark index ends 170 points higher despite shedding 100 points in early trade
Imran Khan

PM okays establishment of 18 markets along Afghanistan, Iran borders

ISLAMABAD: In an effort to encourage legal business with neighbouring countries, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday accorded approval to set up...
Pakistan-Afghanistan

Balochistan govt opens another trade terminal at Pak-Afghan border

QUETTA: Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan has said that the provincial government is making a comprehensive plan to promote economic activities...

PM’s task force mulls ways to promote gems, jewellery sector

ISLAMABAD: The prime minister’s task force on gems & jewellery held its first meeting under the chairmanship of Engineer Gul Asghar Khan...
Importers

Plastic imports surge by 11.2% YoY in July

ISLAMABAD: The imports of plastic materials witnessed an increase of 11.2 per cent during the first month of the current fiscal year...

Restaurants’ boycott of Foodpanda services enters 2nd day

'APRA is now seeking competition commission's help to end the monopoly of the food delivery company'

Oil jumps above $41 as storm hits US output, inventories drop

LONDON: Oil prices rose for a second day on Wednesday, gaining more than 2pc, as a hurricane closed US offshore production and...

Pakistan’s tobacco exports surge 137pc YoY in July

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s tobacco exports have increased by 137.53 per cent to $2.171 million in July, the first month of fiscal year (FY)...

Stocks turn red over Senate’s rejection of FATF bill

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) witnessed another jittery session on Wednesday, with the benchmark index succumbing to selling pressure and closing...

FPCCI demands concrete steps for development of KP, tribal districts

ISLAMABAD: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Tuesday demanded concrete steps to develop Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and...

Karachi restaurants suspend delivery through Foodpanda

KARACHI: Citing "unfair practices" as reasons, the All Pakistan Restaurant Association (APRA) has announced suspension of business with mobile food delivery marketplace...
Pakistan-Afghanistan

Pak-Afghan business community to hold joint industrial exhibition

PESHAWAR: The trade associations of Afghanistan and Pakistan have decided to hold a joint industrial exhibition in Peshawar in December this year...