FBR collecting 70pc taxes from corporate sector: senate body informed
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FBR collecting 70pc taxes from corporate sector: senate body informed

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Federal Broad of Revenue Ansar Javed Monday informed Senate Standing Committee on Finance,…

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Pakistan offers vast incentives to foreign investors: Rahimtoola
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Pakistan offers vast incentives to foreign investors: Rahimtoola

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s investment policy is to actively seek foreign investment by offering a broad array…

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Food exports up 11.4pc in 3 quarters
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Food exports up 11.4pc in 3 quarters

ISLAMABAD: Food exports from the country during the first three quarters of the current year…

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Pakistan, South Africa target $1bn trade till 2015
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Pakistan, South Africa target $1bn trade till 2015

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and South Africa here Monday set a moderate bilateral trade target of US…

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EOBI ready to invest in development projects
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EOBI ready to invest in development projects

ISLAMABAD: The Employees Old-Age Benefits Institution (EOBI) is ready to invest its funds in electricity…

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WAPDA briefs PM on water, power projects
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WAPDA briefs PM on water, power projects

LAHORE: Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Syed Raghib Abbas Shah on Wednesday called…

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Islamabad likely to seek $5-6b package
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Islamabad likely to seek $5-6b package

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and International Monetary Fund (IMF) would hold talks next month (April) in Washington…

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Mandviwalla has some tricks up his sleeve for economic stability
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Mandviwalla has some tricks up his sleeve for economic stability

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Finance Saleem Mandviwalla on Friday said that a comprehensive roadmap would…

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ADB launches 2-year business plan of US$2.5 billion for Pakistan
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ADB launches 2-year business plan of US$2.5 billion for Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Asian Development Bank (ADB) here on Wednesday launched business plan for two years of…

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Car sales increased by 217 percent during 2001-2011: CCP
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Car sales increased by 217 percent during 2001-2011: CCP

ISLAMABAD: The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has revealed in its research study on automobile…

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PRI helps raise remittance to bolsters ailing economy
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PRI helps raise remittance to bolsters ailing economy

ISLAMABAD: Economic experts have termed the rise in remittance as a strong cushion for the…

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Major crops yield witnesses tremendous increase during last five years
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Major crops yield witnesses tremendous increase during last five years

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has turned around from a food deficient to a food surplus country and…

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USAID to strengthen energy sector
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USAID to strengthen energy sector

ISLAMABAD: The United States is strengthening Pakistan’s energy sector and helping to end energy shortages,…

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Pakistan-China bilateral trade crosses $12 billion mark
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Pakistan-China bilateral trade crosses $12 billion mark

Islamabad: The overall bilateral trade between Pakistan and China in 2012 crossed the figure of…

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Import bill sees modest decline of 3.3% in 1H FY13
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Import bill sees modest decline of 3.3% in 1H FY13

KARACHI: Pakistan’s import bill of different goods and commodities has seen a decline of 3.3…

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