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KARACHI  - Stocks showed recovery in the quarter end earning announcement session on institutional support in selected stocks across the board on renewed hopes for peace talks with TTP and strong earnings announcements in cement sector.Karachi Stock benchmark 100 index posted a fresh gain of 69.55 points or 0.24 percent to end the day at 28786.74 points compared to 28717.19 points of the previous day.  KSE-Allshare up by 27.48 points ...

ISLAMABAD  - Owing to the sagacious polices of PML government, we are entering into the new era of latest information and communicational technology, State Minister for IT Mrs. Anusha Rahman said while chairing the high level meeting at the Ministry of IT on Thursday in Islamabad.The meeting was convened to review the progress of different projects which are being carried out under the direct supervision of Ministry of IT, Federal Secretary ...

ISLAMABAD - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $400 million loan to support the government’s ongoing reforms to tackle the country’s chronic energy crisis, which has crippled industries and caused social unrest.“The loan is part of an assistance programme which will underwrite reforms needed to make the energy sector affordable, reliable, sustainable and secure,” said Klaus Gerhaeusser. “This in turn ...

ISLAMABAD - Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar on Thursday said that ...

KARACHI : Dollar took further strength against rupee, it was traded ...

Lahore - Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that wheat ...

KARACHI - Following ban on the wheat, the Food Department of Sindh on ...

Lahore - A PML-N delegation, led by MNA Hamza Shahbaz Sharif, called ...

karachi - State Bank of Pakistan Acting Governor Ashraf Mahmood ...

PM lauds successful auction of 3G/4G spectrums islamabad (Staff Reporter): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has said that successful auction of 3G and 4G spectrums have opened up new world of ...

 ISLAMABAD - The PML-N government is all set to smoothly privatise nearly seventy public sector entities (PSEs) till the completion of its constitutional five years tenure, as the main ...

LAHORE - A consultancy agreement was signed between Agriculture Department and Allied Engineering Consultancy Firm, regarding the planning and designing of a 1098 Kanal fruit and vegetable market at ...

LAHORE: Pursuing with its efforts to improve income generation opportunities for the residents of target districts, Punjab Skills Development Fund (PSDF) awarded contracts worth Rs344 million to ...

Rocket Internet and Ooredoo’s collaboration KARACHI (PR): Rocket Internet, a German start-up incubator, has partnered with Ooredoo Q.S.C a Qatar-based telecommunications provider to form ...

ISLAMABAD- The 8th Toyota Dream Car Art Contest, organized by Indus Motor Company, kicked off with a grand event in Islamabad. The Toyota Dream Car Art Contest is targeted towards school children ...

LAHORE- Punjab Chief Minister Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif will inaugurate the first-ever three-day South Asian International Exhibition at Expo Centre tomorrow. The exhibition is jointly organized ...

Pakistan's main stock exchange closed lower on Wednesday, with the benchmark 100-share index of the Karachi Stock Exchange felling 1.63 percent, or 474.65 points to 28,717.19. Ignoring opening of ...

Pakistani conglomerate Engro Corp , a former unit of Exxon Mobil Corp, plans to raise as much as 4 billion rupees ($40.9 million) through listed sukuk (Islamic bonds), Pakistan Credit Rating Agency ...

ISLAMABAD - Expressing grave concern over the current state of affairs in Pakistan International Airlines Corporation (PIAC), which is running in massive loss, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif ...

Islamabad - Finance Minister for Senator Ishaq Dar on Wednesday said that Department for International Development (DFID) UK has launched an initiative Enterprise and Asset Growth (EAGR) for Pakistan ...

KARACHI - Ignoring opening of 3G/4G spectrum auction and announcement of 3 consortia for OGDC, PPL and UBL privatisation, institutional investors’ profit taking in index heavyweights pushed ...

KARACHI  - Austria Commercial Consular Gerd Bommer has said that positive reports about Pakistan’s economic stability, particularly during the past few months, have helped in improving the ...

ISLAMABAD - The Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Revenue on Wednesday disapproved the ‘Sales Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2014’ with majority of votes terming it violation of the Supreme ...

ISLAMABAD - Finding no other way to increase the revenue collection, the PML-N government has withheld huge refunds amount worth Rs97 billion of the taxpayers during ongoing financial year 2013-2014 ...

KARACHI  : Rupee was further reduced against dollar in inter bank market on Wednesday, dollar traded at lowest price of Rs 98.05.  According to the data provided by the Forex Association of ...

LAHORE : Pakistan Railways Police has detected 845 passengers traveling without tickets. The passengers were fined Rs0.4 million which was deposited in national exchequer, said the Railways ...

ISLAMABAD  - Food imports into the country decreased by 8.22 per cent during the first nine months of the current fiscal year as compared to the corresponding period of last year.The food ...

KARACHI  - Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Ashraf Wathra will inaugurate the 3rd Islamic Finance Conference and Exhibition (IFCE) on April 24 at a hotel here.CEOs and presidents of different ...

NEW DELHI  - Pakistan has said it will allow import of all items from India once the ongoing election process in the country is over and New Delhi is in a position to implement the ...

KARACHI  - The 12th International e-Banking Conference and Exhibition will kick-off here tomorrow, 24th of April at a local hotel. The event has attracted major players and key influencers to ...

Avanza Solutions sponsors e-Banking Conference in Karachi KARACHI  - The 12th International e-Banking Conference and Exhibition will kick-off here tomorrow, 24th of April at a local hotel. The ...

LAHORE - After getting a fresh and strict warning from Water and Power Ministry to improve to improve the performance, the Lesco top hierarchy Wednesday rushed to disconnect electricity supply to ...

KARACHI - Economical growth is impossible without regional trade said Khuram Dastagir Federal Minister for Commerce while speaking at the luncheon ceremony hosted by the Korangi Association of Trade ...

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