FBR fixes new valuations of immovable properties in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has lowered the fair market value of immovable properties in Islamabad after consultation with stakeholders,...

No 4G in AJK, GB despite spectrum auction

ISLAMABAD: Cellular companies that participated in the auction of next-generation mobile services in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Gilgit Baltistan (GB)...

Prices of petroleum products likely to increase by up to Rs6 per litre

Prices of petroleum products are likely to witness an increase of up to Rs6 per litre for the second half of January. Sources...

Oladoc announces $1.8m raise to scale healthcare platform

LAHORE: Healthtech startup Oladoc on Friday claimed to have raised a $1.8 million investment in a pre-Series A round, as the healthtech...

Remittances grow by 11.3pc to $15.8bn in H1FY22

ISLAMABAD: Workers remittances grew by 11.3 per cent to $15.8 billion during the first half of the current fiscal year (H1FY22) as...

Govt gets ‘mini-budget’ & SBP amendment bill passed in NA

ISLAMABAD: Federal government Thursday got the Finance (Supplementary) Bill 2021, also called as 'mini-budget' by the opposition parties, sail through the National...

Zia Chishti out as TRG Pakistan elects new board

KARACHI: TRG Pakistan, at an Extraordinary General Meeting (EoGM) held on January 11, elected a new board of directors which saw the...

NITL denies launching govt’s Rs1bn venture capital fund for startups 

The National Investment Trust Limited (NITL) of the government of Pakistan has also denied launching a Rs1 billion venture capital fund announced...

Finance committee summons report on Metro Shoes raid from FBR

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Finance Revenue and Economic Affairs has directed the Federal Board of Revenue's (FBR) Chairman to submit...

Govt will deal strictly with all involved in ‘artificial shortage’ of urea: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that there is no shortage of urea and the country has 25,000 tonnes daily production...

Scores of Pakistanis defrauded of Rs17.5bn on apps linked to Binance 

LAHORE: Sindh Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Cyber Crime unit Thursday summoned a representative of global cryptocurrency exchange Binance in a scam estimated...

NA session on Jan 10 to consider approval of ‘mini-budget’

The government is all set to convene the National Assembly (NA) session on January 10 for holding a debate on the Finance...

Finance committee rejects proposals to increase sales tax on various items

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Finance Revenue and Economic Affairs has rejected proposals to impose a 17 per cent sales tax on...

China to deliver 50,000 tonnes urea on February 10

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry Thursday said that the first cargo ship carrying urea will reach Pakistan on February 10 from China whereas...

Tarin to launch FBR’s national sales tax return today

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin will on Friday will launch the Federal Board of Revenue's (FBR) National Sales Tax Return (NSTR) in...