SBP maintains interest rate at 5.75pc

KARACHI: As predicted, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has decided to keep the interest rate unchanged at at 5.75 percent for the next two months of the current fiscal year. In its monetary policy released...

Pakistan, Switzerland ink accord on Double Taxation

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Switzerland have inked the revised Agreement on Avoidance of Double Taxation with respect to Taxes on Income. The Agreement was signed by the Ambassador of Switzerland Marc George and Chairman Federal Board...

Pakistan, S Korea sign accord for Islamabad IT Park

ISLAMABAD: First state-of-the-art Information Technology Park is to be set up in Islamabad as part of Prime Minister's vision of Digital Pakistan. An agreement to this effect was signed in Islamabad on Tuesday between Ministry...

Pakistan offers an ideal, conducive environment for foreign investments

KUWAIT: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has said Pakistan offers an ideal and conducive environment for foreign investments and government is ensuring all possible facilitation for investors. He was talking to a delegation comprising members...

ECO summit to help increase trade among member states: President

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Summit will ensure the enhancement of trade among the member states. Talking to the delegation of ECO Chamber of Commerce in Islamabad on Friday,...

Practical work on TAPI begins in Pakistan: Abbasi

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that practical work on Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistani-India (TAPI) gas pipeline has begun in Pakistan. Speaking at the inaugural ceremony of engineering and survey work...

SBP simplifies imports from Afghanistan

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has made methods of registration of contracts and relevant payments easier at Torkham and Chaman crossing points. This initiative from central bank is aimed at making imports from Afghanistan...

Petrol prices likely to increase by Rs 3/liter

ISLAMABAD: The government is likely to increase the prices of petroleum products by two to three rupees per liter from March 1, 2017. The government officials are cautiously working on the issue of petroleum product...

OGRA increases prices of LPG

ISLAMABAD: Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has increased prices of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) at the rate of ten rupees per domestic cylinder. According to detail, the new prices for an 11.8 kilogram domestic...

Pakistan Railways ready to play role in Afghan Transit Trade

LAHORE: Commerce Minister Khurram Dastgir held a meeting with Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique in Lahore on Thursday. The Commerce Minster said Railways should play its due role in Afghan Transit Trade and trade on...

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