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Rising cost of doing business said bringing closure of Karachi industries

PAR Oct 24, 2017 0

President of SITE Association of Trade and Industry Jawed Bilwani has said that a number of industries have been shutdown in Karachi due to rising cos...

HBL president to retire on December 31

PAR Oct 24, 2017 0

Habib Bank Limited (HBL) President Nauman K Dar will be retiring in December this year, according to information sent to PSX. According to the informa...

BRIndex100 drops 73.57 points

PAR Oct 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Stock Exchange witnessed a mixed trend Monday due to investors' lack of interest over concerns on prevailing political uncertainty in the cou...

IGATEX 2017’s inauguration from Wednesday at Expo Centre

PAR Apr 25, 2017 0

Ties Between Pakistan and Italy in country's most prolific sector, textile, to be further strengthened by participation of more than 30 leading Italia...

CPNE team meets Sindh CM: provincial government should have rights to collect ST on goods: Murad

PAR Feb 6, 2017 0

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the provincial governments were very close to consumers, therefore they should have the rights...

Finance minister’s debt defence

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

In a long and detailed article, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar recently took the extraordinary step of engaging with his critics and presenting a painstak...

Nawaz to inaugurate Karachi-Hyderabad Motorway tomorrow

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate the completed section of Karachi-Hyderabad Motorway (M-9) on Friday According to a press release issu...

Pakistan to become Asia’s premier trade, energy corridor: PM

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday Pakistan’s strategic location has potential to make it Asia’s premier trade, energy and trans...

Debt fears overblown, says Dar

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

KARACHI: In a long and detailed rejoinder to his critics, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says that the country’s debt profile is in fact improving, and “p...

THE RUPEE: dollar hits Rs 108 mark on open market

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

The dollar touched Rs 108 mark on the open market on Monday in the process of trading, dealers said. "The rupee hit Rs 108.20 mark against the dollar...

China accuses EU of protectionism over new steel taxes

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

Beijing has accused the European Union of "protectionist" behaviour after Brussels imposed anti-dumping duties on Chinese steel products, as it seeks...

Lord Mayor of London visits Pakistan Stock Exchange

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

Lord Mayor City of London, Dr Andrew Parmley visited the Pakistan Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Dr Parmley was accompanied by a high-powered delegati...

PSX-100 closes above 50,000 points, makes new records

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange closed above the 50, 0000-mark for the first time, with market capitalisation reaching Rs10,000 billion, registering...

Pakistan’s exports to Europe increased 37% after GSP+ status: Khurram

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

BRUSSELS: The Federal Minister for Commerce Engineer Khurram Dastagir Khan has said that GSP+ offers huge potential for enhancing mutual trade between...

SBP looking into NADRA-MasterCard agreement over concerns of possible breach of security of national database

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has decided to look into a newly signed agreement between MasterCard – an online payment processing company and Natio...