Pakistan June fuel oil imports at all-time high near 850,000T
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Pakistan June fuel oil imports at all-time high near 850,000T

SINGAPORE: Pakistan’s June fuel oil imports, mainly for power-generation, were at all-time high volumes of…

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Urea import to cost government Rs700 extra per bag
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Urea import to cost government Rs700 extra per bag

LAHORE: The government will import around 100,000 tons of urea worth $59.09 million, which is…

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‘Pakistan should learn strategy from Japan to uplift SME sector’
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‘Pakistan should learn strategy from Japan to uplift SME sector’

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), Muhammad Saeed Shafiq, in a meeting…

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Energy crisis leaves Faisalabad textiles in tatters
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Energy crisis leaves Faisalabad textiles in tatters

FAISALABAD: Spinning yarn into cloth used to be a path to fortune in Faisalabad, but…

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China manufacturing slows as Beijing reins in growth
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China manufacturing slows as Beijing reins in growth

China’s manufacturing sector expanded at its slowest pace in 28 months following government policies to…

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FBR’s LTU freezes all bank accounts of KESC
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FBR’s LTU freezes all bank accounts of KESC

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue’s Large Taxpayers Unit (LTU) has frozen all bank accounts…

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Korean plans to invest $ 500mn in Pakistan
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Korean plans to invest $ 500mn in Pakistan

KARACHI: A South Korean conglomerate, Lotte, plans to invest up to dollars 500 million in…

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Supplementary Grants in manageable range
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Supplementary Grants in manageable range

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh told the National Assembly Supplementary Grants of Rs.…

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Jeddah to host major Islamic economic and finance conference: IDB official
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Jeddah to host major Islamic economic and finance conference: IDB official

JEDDAH: Finance, economy and planning ministers from 56 Muslim countries will attend a major Islamic…

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Govt launching schemes to attract investors: PM
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Govt launching schemes to attract investors: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on Tuesday said the government is launching various…

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Shaikh chairs meeting on trade regulatory authority
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Shaikh chairs meeting on trade regulatory authority

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Finance, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh here on Monday chaired a meeting…

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$500mn ships export sees Bangladesh
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$500mn ships export sees Bangladesh

DHAKA: Bangladesh looks set to earn around $500 million over the next two years by…

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India wholesale inflation rate rises more than expected
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India wholesale inflation rate rises more than expected

Indian inflation rose faster than expected in May, raising expectations of a further interest rate…

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Japan unveils $6bn business boost, keeps rates on hold
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Japan unveils $6bn business boost, keeps rates on hold

The Bank of Japan (BOJ) has unveiled a 500bn yen ($6.2bn; £3.8bn) credit line to…

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Minister directs OMCs to ensure petrol supply to upcountry areas
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Minister directs OMCs to ensure petrol supply to upcountry areas

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Dr Asim Hussain Monday directed all Oil…

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