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Rs38.6 Billion Statistical Discrepancy in Budgetary Operation in July-September 2016

PAR Nov 16, 2016 0

Finance Ministry has reported a Rs 38.562 billion statistical discrepancy in budgetary operation for the first quarter (July-September 2016) of the cu...

19.6 Percent of Budgeted Amount: Goverment Releases Rs156.5 Billion Under PSDP

PAR Nov 16, 2016 0

The Federal government released Rs 156.5 billion (19.6 percent of the total budgeted for the year) under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP...

Economic indicators in the right direction?

PAR Sep 19, 2016 0

Federal Finance Secretary during the meeting of the Monetary and Fiscal Co-ordination Board, held under the chairmanship of his boss Federal Minister...

Opinion: Budgetary outcome in 2015-16

PAR Sep 19, 2016 0

The information on fiscal operations by the federal and provincial governments in 2015-16 has been released recently by the Ministry of Finance (MoF)....

Wither the budget deficit

PAR Sep 16, 2016 0

The fiscal deficit target was missed by 0.3 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) according to the consolidated budgetary operation document release...

Investments to grow at 17.7 percent in FY17

PAR Sep 9, 2016 0

The Investment and Savings Investment is targeted at 17.7 per cent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) during the ongoing fiscal year (2016-17) to pro...

Govt misses fiscal deficit target in FY2015-16

PAR Sep 8, 2016 0

Government was unable to meet its target of reduced fiscal deficit in financial year 2015-16 by 0.4 percent, according to the statistics studied on Th...

Dar in Dubai For IMF Talks

PAR Aug 3, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar reached Dubai on Tuesday to participate in the ongoing negotiations with International Monetary Fund (I...

RS10.56 Billion Surplus Tax Free Budget Presented

PAR Aug 1, 2016 0

VEHARI: DCO Ali Akbar Bhatti presented tax free and surplus budget of Rs 10.56 billions for year 2016-17. For development, over Rs 436 million have b...

ADB FORECASTS ECONOMIC BOOST IN PAKISTAN IN 2016-17

PAR Jul 19, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has forecast further boost in Pakistan's economic growth during 2016 and 2017 due to high investment in in...

KP Governor approves Rs18.2 billion ADP 2016-17 for FATA

PAR Jun 30, 2016 0

PESHAWAR: Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra on Wednesday approved Rs 18.2 billion budget for annual development program (ADP), 2016-17 fo...

CDA approves Rs 35,142.98 million budget for FY 2016-17

PAR Jun 29, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) on Tuesday approved Rs 35,142.98 million budget for the fiscal year 2016-17. Chairman CDA Maroof A...

Sindh Finance Bill 2016 adopted amid protest

PAR Jun 28, 2016 0

The Sindh Assembly on Sunday approved Rs 869 billion fiscal budget 2016-17 with adopting ''the Sindh Finance Bill 2016'' despite the opposition''s noi...

Government may raise MPs’ Salaries

PAR Jun 25, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Wednesday passed ‘The Finance Bill 2016-17’ giving legal cover to the budgetary proposals for the next financial y...

Budget carries increase in dev funds of Rs 500 Million

PAR Jun 25, 2016 0

Muzaffarabad —Azad Jammu & Kashmir government Friday unveiled Rs73.50 billion budget for fiscal year 2016-17 in Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative...