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APTMA seeks zero import duty on polyester staple fibre

PAR Jun 4, 2015 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has urged the government to bring down import duty on polyester staple fibre (PSF) to zero, accordi...

KARACHI WEATHER UPDATES

PAR Jun 4, 2015 0

As we predicted Earlier local development will start showing up over Karachi from today til 5th June, Rite now Karachi is under Severe Dust Storm Grip...

Pakistan Weather Updates As on 3rd June 2015

PAR Jun 4, 2015 0

Synoptic Situation: Seasonal low lies over Balochistan and adjoining areas. Westerly wave is affecting upper central parts of the country. Weather nex...

President Mamnoon to address joint session today

PAR Jun 4, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: The joint session of the both Houses of the Parliament (Majlis-e-Shoora) will be held in Parliament House at 11.00 a.m. today (Thursday)....

Budget 2015-16: sufficient funds to be allocated to energy sector: LCCI

PAR Jun 4, 2015 0

The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry has hoped that sufficient funds will be allocated for the energy sector in the Federal Budget 2015-16 to b...

Rs8,264 bn losses suffered for role in US war against terror

PAR Jun 4, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: Ever since becoming a part of the US led war against terror in 2001, Pakistan has suffered direct and indirect losses to the tune of over $...

Over Rs 4 trillion federal budget on Friday

PAR Jun 4, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: The democratic government of PML-N is all set to present its third Federal Budget with an outlay of over Rs 4 trillion for Fiscal Year 2015...

Budget 2015-16: Science and technology a lost cause for govt

PAR Jun 4, 2015 0

The government and cabinet might claim to be working for the promotion of science in the country, but facts suggest otherwise. Much like the previ...

Solution: Introduce tax forms in Urdu, suggests ICCI

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has called on the government to introduce all tax forms in Urdu language in the forth...

KCCI demands reduction in import duty of powder milk

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

The Karachi chamber of Commerce and Industry has demanded reduction in the import duty of powder milk. President KCCI Iftikhar Ahmad Vohra demanded sl...

Five leading export-oriented sectors: National Assembly body recommends 2 percent uniform rate of ST

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

The National Assembly Standing Committee on Textile Industry Tuesday recommended 2 percent uniform rate of sales tax, against the proposed 5 percent b...

Govt fails to honour all major commitments: PAT

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

LAHORE - The Pakistan Awami Tehreek released Tuesday a 'white paper' on the two-year performance of the PML-N government, alleging that the rulers hav...

Power subsidies to be reduced by 50pc

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to cut power sector subsidies by around 50 per cent to Rs118 billion in the next year’s budget to meet a commitm...

Accountability: Audit last budget before deciding this year’s, demands PTI

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

KARACHI: Last year’s budget should be audited before deciding the budget for this year, demanded Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Karachi division presi...

PRE-BUDGET DECISIONS: GOVT WALKING IN REVERSE GEAR

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - THE government decision to reduce profit rates on saving certificates is retrogressive action. It may confront Nawaz Sharif...