Daily Archives: July 2, 2020

Traditional Chinese medicine tourism and health care base rising in north China’s Taihang Mountains

NEIQIU, China, July 2, 2020 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/– Deep in the Taihang Mountains in north China, a group of workers are busy planting local authentic traditional Chinese medicines (TCM) in the Bian Que TCM Valley, the largest TCM planting base in Neiqiu

American Financial Institution to Involve Pakistan in Multi Billion Dollar Regional Fund

The Uni­ted States’ International Deve­l­opment Finance Corporation (IDFC) is keen to involve Pakistan in a regional fund intended for Central Asian Republics (CARs). This was revealed by IDFC CEO Adam Boehler during a meeting with Commerce Advisor Abdul Razak Dawood.

Pakistan’s Consumer Inflation for FY 2019-20 Rises to 10.74%

After dropping consecutively in the last four months, Pakistan’s consumer (CPI) inflation rate slightly increased to 8.59% in June from 8.20% in May 2020. However, July-June’s (2019-20) average inflation increased to 10.74% as compared with 6.80% recorded in July-June (2018-19).

Experts Demand Tax Relief to Boost E-Commerce in Pakistan

E-commerce offers huge scope and potential for Pakistani markets. The right policy reforms and facilitation by the government could play a key role in tapping this potential. Representatives from the public & private sector and civil society organizations said this

Govt Extends Rs. 40,000 Prize Bond Encashment Deadline to December 31

The government has granted another extension of six months to the holders of Rs. 40,000 National Prize Bonds (NPBs) for conversion, replacement or encashment. The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) advised commercial banks to accept requests for conversion/redemption of Rs.

Ministry Issues Clarification in Response to Misleading Tweets on Govt Securities Auctions

In response to certain misleading tweets regarding the conduct of government securities auctions and re-profiling of debt obtained from SBP, the official Spokesperson of the Ministry of Finance has clarified that every month, Ministry of Finance announces auction calendar for

‘Digital Global Apparel Sourcing Expo’ to be held on July 15

All arrangements were finalized for “Digital Global Apparel Sourcing Expo’ to be held on 15th of this month at Expo center Lahore to minimize the problems confronted by the business community. Regional President International Apparel Federation (IAF) and Chief Coordinator