Qatar is Making a $3 Billion Investment in Pakistan: Report

Qatar is making $3 billion (Pound 2.4 billion) worth of new investments in Pakistan, in the form of deposits and direct investments, according to the state news agency QNA.Following this investment, the economic partnership between Qatar and Pakistan w...

All prize bonds worth Rs40,000 to be registered till 2020: Chairman FBR

Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Shabbar Zaidi has said all the prize bonds worth 40,000 rupees would be registered till 2020. Talking to a private news channel, he said the unregistered prize bonds will be considered useless if not

Pakistan HC expresses desire to increase trade ties with Quebec province

Pakistan High Commissioner to Canada Raza Bashir Tarar has expressed the desire to increase trade and political relations with the Quebec province and to facilitate exchange of business delegations in order to boost bilateral trade.According to a press...

Bearish trend witnessed at PSX

The Pakistan Stock Exchange was bearish today (Monday).The KSE-100 Index closed today (Monday) at 34471.95 points as compared to 35125.25 points on the last working day with a negative change of 653.30 points.The total turnover was 78,764,150 as compar...

KP govt allocates Rs 62bln for development, prosperity of tribal districts

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has allocated sixty-two billion rupees for development and prosperity of tribal districts.This was stated by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Local Government Shahram Khan Tarakai while addressing a function in Peshawar on ...

Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly to start debate on budget on Monday

The Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly will start general debate on the Gilgit Baltistan Budget for the fiscal year 2019-20 in Assembly Hall Jutial Gilgit tomorrow.Speaker Gilgit Baltistan Assembly Fida Muhammad Nashad will preside.In the session, the House ...

Punjab fiscal budget to ensure poverty alleviation: Jawan Bakht

Punjab Finance Minister Hashim Jawan Bakht says provincial government has prepared the fiscal budget 2019-20 after consultation and comprehensive developmental planning to ensure poverty alleviation. Talking to a delegation of the MPAs in Lahore, the M...

Agriculture backbone of national economy: Asif Nakai

The Punjab Minister for Communication & Works, Sardar Muhammad Asif Nakai says agriculture is the backbone of the national economy and the government has earmarked forty billion seven hundred and sixty million rupees to boost this sector in the next