Sugarcane should be cultivated in September: Experts

The agriculture experts have advised farmers to use the latest technologies and cultivate sugarcane crop in September for a bumper yield.A spokesman for Agriculture Department said approved varieties showed the most resistance against various diseases ...

Textile Exports Witness An Increase of 3.12% in July 2019

The textile exports of the country increased by 3.12% in July 2019 to $1.226 billion as compared to $1.189 billion in the same period last year, State Bank of Pakistan reported on Wednesday.The textile items which showed growth during the

Arab League voices concern over developments in Yemen’s Aden

Cairo The Arab League on Tuesday expressed concern over the worrying developments in the interim Yemeni capital, Aden.The latest developments will negatively impact stability in Yemen and the unity of its people, an Arab League official said in a

SECP Chairman & Stakeholders Meet to Improve Stock Market Situation

The newly appointed Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Chairman Aamir Khan is currently on a three-day visit to Karachi.The commissioner (Securities Market) and senior officials of the SECP are holding meetings with all stakeholders ...

Pakistan’s Mutual Evaluation Report adopted by Asia-Pacific Group

The Asia-Pacific Group on Money Laundering has adopted Pakistan's third Mutual Evaluation Report.The report was adopted at week-long meeting of the Group that is underway in Australian city of Canberra. Governor State Bank of Pakistan attended the meet...

KP Govt reduces ratio of sales tax on 28 different services

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has reduced the ratio of sales tax from fifteen to two percent on twenty-eight different services.According to details, the services on which tax has been reduced include restaurants and wedding halls, catering, constr...

Masood urges UNSC to fulfill responsibility for resolution of Kashmir dispute

Azad Kashmir President Sardar Masood Khan has urged the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to fulfill its responsibility for resolution of festering Kashmir dispute in accordance with its pending resolutions.Addressing a news conference in Islamaba...

PIA’s Revenue Increased 30% in Jan-June 2019: Aviation Division

Pakistan International Airline's (PIA) has increased by 30 percent in the first six months of 2019, according to a report from the Aviation Division.From January to June of the current calendar year, the national flag carrier achieved a breakthrough, s...