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Pakistan Army Chief meets Chinese Vice Premier in Beijing: China, Pakistan vow to advance CPEC

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

China and Pakistan on Thursday agreed to advance the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. The pledge occurred during a meeting between Ch...

Chinese Foreign Ministry officials laud economic progress

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

A seven-member delegation of Chinese Foreign Ministry visited Punjab Civil Secretariat here on Thursday. Punjab Chief Secretary Capt (r) Zahid Saeed r...

GE Equips New 1,320 MW CPHGC Power Plant to Help Pakistan Meet Growing Energy Needs

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

GE is supplying Northwest Electric Power Design Institute Co. Ltd. (NWEPDI) and Tianjin Electric Power Construction Company (TEPC) with two units each...

Dairy products’ revenue falls to $1.04 million in three years

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

The revenue earned through export of dairy products has fallen from $28.37 million to $1.04 million in last three years of the present government whil...

Prices fall modestly in thin trade

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

After maintaining a stable trend for a long time, cotton prices fell modestly on Thursday in the process of thin trading activity, dealers said. The o...

FBR to stop issuing notices to ginners

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

The chairman of the Federal Board of Revenue, Dr Muhammad Irshad, on Thursday instructed regional tax officers to stop the issuance of notices to ginn...

Ministry recommends exporting 0.2 million tons of sugar

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

An inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir has recommended export of an additional quantity of 0.2 million tons o...

Customs car cells impounds non-duty paid Toyota Land Cruiser worth Rs 8.3m

Faizan Haroon Mar 17, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Directorate General Customs Intelligence and Investigations of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has seized a used Toyota Land Cruiser wor...

SHC bars tax authorities from taking action against M/s United King

Faizan Haroon Mar 17, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) has restrained the tax authorities from taking any coercive action against the petitioner on a constitutional peti...

IHC issues notice to tax authorities on petition filed by M/s Mobizone Pakistan

Faizan Haroon Mar 17, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court on Thursday issued notices to Appellate Tribunal Inland Revenue and Federal Board of Revenue in a tax matter filed by...

DG PCA tightens noose around neck of paper construction companies

Faizan Haroon Mar 17, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Directorate General Post Clearance Audit has tighten the noose around the neck of fake and paper construction companies importing used...

Tepid tone on cotton market

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

Barring some higher grades of leftover cottons, most of the remaining lint from the current crop (August 2016/July 2017) is of lower quality as we app...

Chinese company to invest 10% equity for shareholding stake in Thar coal power project

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

The Hub Power Company Limited has offered significant shareholding in its Thar coal-fired power project to Fauji Fertilizer Company and China Machiner...

Pakistan received requests from 52 countries for joining CPEC: PM

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

GWADAR: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that 52 countries want to be part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), adding that Rs...

2nd International CPEC Business & Research Conference 2017 held in Karachi

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

President Mam­noon Hussain has said that the China-Pakistan Economic Corri­dor is a historic project, which will not only bring different regions clos...