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Government is now focusing on socio-economic growth: Prime Minister Imran

Government is now focusing on socio-economic growth: Prime Minister Imran

ISLAMABAD:(APS) FEB 25,2020-Prime Minister Imran Khan says after achieving economic stabilization, the government is now focusing on socio-economic growth. He was talking to a delegation of foreign investors which called on him in Islamabad. The delegation was led by Matthew Vogel, Head of Strategist FIM Partners. The Prime Minister said on the economic front, Pakistan has now been acknowledged by ... Read More »

Meeting of the Standing Committee on Finance

Meeting of the Standing Committee on Finance

ZAIN UL ABIDEN Associated Press Service ISLAMABAD: July 30, 2019-18th meeting of the Standing Committee on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs of the National Assembly was held today i.e 30th July, 2019, at 02:00 p.m., in Committee Room No. 2, Parliament House, Islamabad, under the chairmanship of Mr. Asad Umar, MNA. The Committee discussed “The Foreign Exchange Regulation (Amendment) Bill, ... Read More »

Increasing inflation and public reaction

Increasing inflation and public reaction

Text by : Parivash Nadeem, Rawalpindi Inflation is the rate at which prices of selective goods and services increase over a period of time resulting the decrease in purchasing power of a nation’s currency. As the prices increase the money buys less and so living standard of people decrease. It is also explained in a way that inflation occurs when the government ... Read More »

PML N Govt. Budget 2018-19 with outlay of Rs5246b announced

PML N Govt. Budget 2018-19 with outlay of Rs5246b announced

Associated Press Service (APS) ISLAMABAD:(APS) April 27,2018-A relief loaded and growth oriented federal budget for the next fiscal year with an outlay of   5246 billion rupees has been announced. Minister for Finance Miftah Ismail presented budgetary proposals at the National Assembly today (Friday). The federal gross revenue receipts are estimated at 5661 billion rupees as compared to 4992 billion rupees ... Read More »

Role of Tourism Expo

Role of Tourism Expo

MUHAMMAD ASAD ISLAMABAD:(APS): Nov 29,2017-“The tourism industry is of vital importance for economic development and for sustainable management of resources and historical, cultural and national assets”.  These words are described by the Zubair Surti, Director Corporate Affairs of Serena Hotels and Chairman Pakistan Hotels Association.   Serena Hotels participated in the Pakistan Travel MartExpo 2017 held in Karachi. During the ... Read More »

Any significant steps has been not in budget

ISLAMABAD:(APS)May 26, 2017-An incentive and relief laden federal budget with a total outlay of 5,310 billion rupees has been announced for the next fiscal year. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar presented budgetary proposals for the next year in the National Assembly session in Islamabad on Friday. The resource availability during next year has been estimated at 4,681.2 billion rupees and net ... Read More »

Domestic economy volume crossed level of $ 3 hundred billion: Dar

ISLAMABAD: (APS) May 25,2017-The volume of Pakistan’s economy crossed the threshold of three hundred billion dollars during the outgoing financial year. This was stated by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar while launching the Economic Survey for 2016-17 in Islamabad on Thursday. Briefing the media about the performance of different sectors, the Finance Minister said that overall economic growth remained five point ... Read More »

Expected 15% increase in salaries and pensions in the next budget

Expected 15% increase in salaries and pensions in the next budget

ISLAMABAD (APS) April 29, 2017- The government is expected review the pension and salary scale of government employees extensively and might raise the pay and pension plan by 10 to 15 percent. Federal Budget for 2017-18 will be announced by last week of next month and a proposal to increase pension and salary scale by 10 to 15 percent may ... Read More »

Government is committed to ensuring transparency in all sectors of the economy: Ishaq Dar

WASHINGTON:(APS)April 25,2017- Finance Minister Muhammad Ishaq Dar has said that the government is now focusing on achieving sustainable and inclusive higher growth after macroeconomic stability. Addressing members of US-Pakistan Business Council at US Chamber of Commerce at Washington on Tuesday, he said Pakistan is fast improving ease of doing business in the country. The Minister said the government is committed ... Read More »

Pakistani furniture products is necessary for exports: Sardar Mahtab

  ISLAMABAD:(APS)April 22, 2017- Adviser to Prime Minister on Aviation Sardar Mahtab Ahmad Khan said the Pakistan furniture industry had a great potential and Pakistani Furniture manufacturers, designers and workers have proved their talent internationally. He said there is a need to enhance their capacity as per the demands of the modern era so that they can compete across the ... Read More »

Pakistan is moving forward cooperation in various business sectors with US:DAR

ISLAMABAD, Apr 17 (APS): Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar said Monday that Pakistan greatly values its relations with the US and looks forward to further enhancement of these ties in different spheres, particularly economy and trade. He was talking to Ms Laurel Miller, the Acting US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan after receiving her for a meeting here. ... Read More »

Public welfare will be priority in upcoming budget: Ishaq Dar

ISLAMABAD:(APS)April 15, 2017-Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says improving well-being of the  general public and addressing their needs will be the top most priority of the government in the forthcoming budget. He was chairing a meeting in Islamabad today to review budget preparations. The finance minister said the government has held comprehensive consultations with all the stakeholders and various experts during ... Read More »

Pakistan and IMF have successfully completed annual consultations

ISLAMABAD:(APS)April 5, 2017-Pakistan and International Monetary Fund have successfully completed annual consultations under Article-IV of the Agreement. Addressing a joint press conference along with IMF Mission Chief Harald Finger in Dubai on Wednesday, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said the consultations broadly covered multiple areas of the economy. He said successful completion of the discussions indicates the government’s commitment in further ... Read More »

Bahrain’s business community can benefit by CPEC: PM Nawaz

ISLAMABAD:(APS)March 29, 2017-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has invited Bahraini investors to explore investment opportunities in commercial and tourism sectors of Pakistan. He was talking to Minister for Industries, Commerce and Tourism of Bahrain Zayed R. Alzayan who called on him along with a delegation in Islamabad on Wednesday. The Prime Minister said cooperation between the two countries in economic field ... Read More »

Ahsan Iqbal inaugurated CPEC Center of Excellence in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD:(APS)March 27,2017-Minister for Planning, Development and Reform, Ahsan Iqbal has inaugurated China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Center of Excellence in Islamabad on Monday. Addressing the inaugural ceremony, Ahsan Iqbal said it is a very special day when dream is coming true by establishing a unique institute that would undertake research on the future of Pakistan. “Today is the era of ... Read More »

Economic progress of Pakistan has been acknowledged globally:Prime Minister Nawaz

KARACHI:(APS)March 14, 2017- Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif met with leading businessmen at Governor House Karachi.   Prime Minister said that when our government took office in 2013, we were faced with problems including terrorism, economic decline and energy shortage. However, our government took it as a challenge and worked tirelessly to overcome these problems. Today, by the grace of Almighty; ... Read More »

Public welfare is top priority in next budget: Ishaq Dar

ISLAMABAD:(APS)Feb 11,2017-Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has said that ensuring well-being of general public will be accorded the utmost priority in next budget. He expressed these views while chairing a high-level meeting in Islamabad on Saturday to review matters for federal budget 2017-18. The Minister was briefed on preparation for the budget. Ishaq Dar expressed his satisfaction with the preparations and ... Read More »

Pakistan, Bahrain agreed to expand bilateral cooperation in diverse sectors

ISLAMABAD:(APS)FEB 6,2017-Pakistan has invited Bahrain to take advantage of improved business environment and invest in energy, infrastructure and agriculture sectors. The offer was made by Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz during Pakistan-Bahrain Joint Ministerial Commission meeting in Islamabad on Monday. Later, talking to newsmen along with Foreign Minister of Bahrain Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmad Al Khalifa, the Advisor said ... Read More » • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes