Category Archives: Business & Finance

Pakistan, ADB sign loan agreement for Trade and Competitiveness Program

Pakistan and Asian Development Bank have signed the loan agreement for Trade and Competitiveness Program amounting to 500 million dollars. Minister for Economic Affairs Muhammad Hammad Azhar and ADB Country Director Xiaohong Yang witnessed the signing ...

Pakistan, ADB sign loan agreement for Trade and Competitiveness Program

Pakistan and Asian Development Bank have signed the loan agreement for Trade and Competitiveness Program amounting to 500 million dollars. Minister for Economic Affairs Muhammad Hammad Azhar and ADB Country Director Xiaohong Yang witnessed the signing ...

Business Experts Appreciate the Revised FTA with China

Business experts have called for improving the country's export capacity to cater to the Chinese market's demand.The demand was made at a seminar related to the Pakistan-China Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in Islamabad.Speaking at the forum, many experts ...

Japanese investors keen to invest in Pakistan

Japanese investors have expressed keen interest to invest in pharmaceutical, food and agriculture sectors of Pakistan.This was expressed by the Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan, Kuninori Matsuda to the Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, D...

PM directs to accelerate efforts for reviving Pakistan Steel Mills

Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the Ministry of Trade and Industry to accelerate efforts for reviving Pakistan Steel Mills.Chairing a review meeting on progress in revival of Pakistan Steel Mills in Islamabad on Monday, he said it is a

Govt finalizes draft for e-commerce policy framework

The government has prepared a draft e-commerce policy framework to pave way for holistic growth of e-commerce in the country.It is hoped that, Pakistan's e-commerce sector grows exponentially to claim a substantial share in global trade, which in turn ...

Advisor on Commerce invites Korean investors to avail opportunities in Pakistan

Advisor on Commerce, Textile, Industries and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood has said that Pakistan is ready to facilitate Korean investors and businesses in Pakistan.The Prime Minister's Advisor visited Korea to tap Korean market for Pakistani businesse...

SECP notifies Collateral Management Companies Regulations, 2019

SECP has notified Collateral Management Companies Regulations, 2019 under the Companies Act, 2017 to promote warehouse receipt financing and electronic trading of agricultural commodities.Under the regulations, any public limited company with a minimum...