Category Archives: Government

Minister for Maritime Affairs announces new shipping policy

Minister for Maritime Affairs Ali Zaidi has announced new shipping policy, under which incentives have been provided to private shipping companies. Addressing a news conference along with Advisor on Commerce Abdul Razzak Dawood in Islamabad on Friday, he said the

PM directs to fully facilitate investors evincing interest in construction sector

Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed to fully facilitate the investors evincing interest in the construction sector. Chairing a meeting of National Coordination Committee on Housing and Construction in Lahore today (Friday), he said launch of online portals will serve

The Economy is Showing Signs of Recovery: Federal Cabinet

During a briefing on the situation in the financial sector and the real economy, the federal cabinet was informed that there is a positive trend of recovery in the economic process and the financial indicators are showing improvement. The cabinet

Govt Initiates Several Infrastructure Projects in KP

The Federal government had launched several road infrastructure projects in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) with special focus on less developed areas. An official of the National Highway Authority (NHA) told the state’s media agency that after the completion, the ongoing road

KP Govt launches economic recovery plan

The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has launched a three-year economic recovery plan to overcome the socio-economic fallout caused by the Covid-19 in the province. According to details, under the recovery plan twenty-nine billion will be spent on the development of

Govt to Install 24 Electric Vehicle Charging Points Across Pakistan

Federal Minister for Power Division Omar Ayub Khan told the media that the government plans to set up 24 electric vehicle charging points throughout Pakistan. The minister stated that the government is applying firm policies and strategies to curtail air

Govt to Develop a Roadmap of Tariff Rationalization for Three Years

The Advisor to the Prime Minister on Commerce and Investment, Abdul Razak Dawood, said that tariff rationalization is vital for export-led industrialization in Pakistan and discussions would start with the relevant stakeholders from next month to develop a three-year roadmap.

Govt Identifies Customs Officers Involved in Tax Evasion at Torkham Border

The National Assembly Standing Committee on Finance, Revenue, and Economic Affairs have identified administrative loopholes and procedures adopted by the customs authorities at Torkham Border and directed the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to share the details regarding the officers