ECC approves export of 500,000 tonnes of wheat

ECC allows export of one million metric ton surplus sugar

ISLAMABAD: Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allowed export of one million metric ton surplus sugar. The approval was given at a meeting of the Committee, chaired by Finance Minsiter Asad Umar in...
Pakistan-Saudi Arabia

Pakistan requests Saudi Arabia for oil on 3-month deferred payment

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has formally requested the Saudi Arabia for oil on three-month deferred payment. The request was made during a meeting of the Pakistani team led by Minister for Energy Omar Ayub with Saudi delegation...
Saudi Arabia business delegation arrives in Pakistan

Saudi Arabia business delegation arrives in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: A high-level Saudi delegation arrived in Pakistan on Sunday to hold bilateral trade talks between the two countries. Saudi Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan is also expected to land in Islamabad in a couple of...
Prices of petroleum products likely to drop from December

No change in petroleum prices for October

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has announced that prices of petroleum products for the month of October would not be changed. Talking to newsmen at Bani Gala, Finance Minister Asad Umar Saturday said that the current...

Tax reforms policy soon, says finance minister

ISLAMABAD: Federal Finance Minister Asad Umar has said that a comprehensive policy will be evolved for tax reforms. He was speaking at Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Islamabad today. The Finance Minister said that...

ECC defers electricity price increase till next meeting

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) Tuesday deferred the expected increase in the price of electricity till its next meeting. The ECC meeting was chaired by Federal Finance Minister Asad Umar, which was expected to...
Khosro Bakhtiar

Ongoing CPEC projects to be completed within stipulated time: Khusro

ISLAMABAD: Planning Minister Khsuro Bakhtiyar has said ongoing project under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor will be completed within the stipulated time. Talking to media in Islamabad today, he said progress will also be made on the...
PM’s Adviser contradicts Financial Times’ report over CPEC review

Dawood says Pakistan committed to CPEC

ISLAMABAD: Advisor on commerce, textiles, industries and investment to Prime Minister, Abdul Razak Dawood Monday clarified his interview to Financial Times regarding the CPEC and said that Pakistan’s was committed to the CPEC. Dawood emphasised...
ECC approves export of 500,000 tonnes of wheat

ECC to discuss economic challenges, gas tariff hike

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) is meeting today in Islamabad to discuss economic challenges being faced by the country as well as hike in gas tariff. In the meeting, that will be presided over...
Saeed Ahmed challenges IHC decision in SC

Sacked NBP’s president Saeed Ahmed moves IHC

ISLAMABAD: Former president of National Bank of Pakistan Saeed Ahmed has challenged his termination in Islamabad high Court (IHC) on Thursday. Justice Athar Minallah would take up the petition of Saeed Ahmed for hearing tomorrow...

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