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Custom arrests passenger at JIAP, recovers 116 smuggled mobile phones

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

KARACHI: A team Customs Preventive has foiled a bid to smuggle cellular phones worth millions of rupees at the arrival lounge of the Jinnah Internatio...

Islamabad Customs posts 63pc comparative growth during nine and a half months

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: The Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Islamabad achieved 63% increase under all the heads during nine and a half months of FY17-18 against t...

Good governance necessary for CPEC benefits: Former Finance Minister

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

Former Finance Minister Dr Salman Shah has said that Pakistani establishment and political parties agreed that the country required improved GDP growt...

CPEC reducing distances: SAFRON Minister

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

Federal Minister for States and Frontier Regions Lt General (retd) Abdul Qadir Baloch has said that far-flung areas of Balochistan are being connected...

Pakistan China relationship: A new way forward after Boao Forum

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

In the meeting between Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Chinese President Xi jinping, the Chinese president raised the following points which a...

‘PAD striving hard to achieve cotton sowing target’

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

Secretary Agriculture Punjab Muhammad Mahmood has said that cotton growing has started throughout the province and the department is striving hard to...

Cotton market: prices firm on subdued business

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

Prices maintained a firm posture on the cotton market on Wednesday as some leading mills refrain from forward buying mainly because of higher rates, d...

Government considering reducing sugar export subsidy

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

Economic managers of Pakistan are mulling over reducing the billions of rupees worth of subsidy that mighty sugar millers have received on exports at...

Ginning factories see 8pc increase in cotton arrival

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

The cotton arrival at ginning factories has gone up by 7.94 percent till April 15 compared to the corresponding period last year, disclosed a fortnigh...

Customs Court allows transfer of suspect to Lahore in betel nuts smuggling case

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

KARACHI: Customs Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi has allowed the customs officials to shift a suspect Sohail Ali, to Lahore for investigation in a...

Repatriation of funds under tax amnesty scheme will cast positive impact on revenue collection

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) eyes positive productive outcome of the tax amnesty scheme on account of repatriation of assets of Pakistanis from...

CPEC cooperation increases through journalism

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

A delegation of All Pakistan Newspaper Society (APNS) has been on a visit to China where journalists from both countries would deliberate over enhanci...

CPEC to ensure Pakistan's survival: Raheela

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

Speaker Balochistan Provincial Assembly Raheela Hameed Khan Durrani has said that the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project will not prove m...

Foreign Direct Investment increases by 4.4 percent through CPEC

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) amounted to almost $2.1 billion, up 4.4 per cent or $89.1 million from a year ago in the first nine months of 2017-18....

China recognizes Pakistan's efforts to counter terrorism

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing has said that Pakistan and China were aware of challenges of the modern world. Addressing a seminar in Islama...