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Govt committed to resolve all problems of traders: Dar

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says the government will offer a package of incentives to exporters aiming to accelerate economic growth. He was talking to a delegation of traders and business community in Lahore...

State Bank of Pakistan announces monetary policy

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan on Saturday announced the new monetary policy for the next two months reducing the interest rate further by 50 basis points. The central bank reduced interest rate by...

Agreement signed for financing of Gulpur Hydropower project

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Korea have signed an agreement in Islamabad for financing Gulpur Hydro Power Project.  The project costing 320 million dollars will be constructed over Poonch River in district Kotli of Azad Jammu...

Asia markets calm after tough week but US rates in focus

HONG KONG: Asian markets were relatively calm Friday at the end of a volatile week, with Shanghai and Hong Kong ticking higher after China unveiled a series of steps to shore up its economy,...

Pakistan offers tremendous opportunities for investment: President

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain has called for simplification of rules and procedures to attract foreign investment in the country.  Addressing a roundtable conference on Pakistan Paradise for Investment in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said...

US to support Pakistan in power sector

ISLAMABAD: The Acting Assistant to USAID Administrator of Afghanistan and Pakistan, Larry Sampler has said that US  would continue to support Pakistan for improving power sector. This he said during his meeting with Finance...

Pakistan’s inflation rate falls to 1.72 percent in August

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s annual inflation rate fell to 1.72 percent in August from 1.80 percent in July, the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday. It was the lowest year-on-year inflation in over 12 years....

Oil prices dip in Asia after huge rally

Singapore: Oil prices fell in Asia Monday, coming under pressure as dealers took profits from huge gains in the previous session and tried to gauge the outlook for the US economy and its taste...

Ishaq Dar approves draft of trade policy

ISLAMABAD: Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has approved three-year trade policy’s draft and issued instructions of putting the policy before the Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif for approval. Trade Ministry presented final draft of...

OGRA recommends Rs 6.15 cut in petrol price from Sept 1

ISLAMABAD: Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) on Friday has recommended the Finance Ministry to cut petroleum products’ prices by at least Rs 7.5 per litre starting from September 1. The department dispatched a...

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