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BUDGET 2015-16 WOULD BRING BETTERMENT OF OVERALL ECONOMY: DAR

PAR May 26, 2015 0

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - Islamabad—Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar said Monday the upcoming budget 2015-16 would bring encouraging ince...

Cabinet to approve budget strategy paper today

PAR May 26, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet will accord approval to budget strategy paper (BSP) for the next financial year 2015-16 here on Tuesday (today). The An...

Pakistan Weather Updates As on 25th May 2015

PAR May 26, 2015 0

Synoptic Situation: Seasonal low lies over Balochistan and adjoining areas. Yesterday’s shallow westerly low weather system prevailing over upper part...

UK committed to further enhancing trade ties with Pakistan: Baroness Nosheena

PAR May 25, 2015 0

LAHORE: Member of UK House of Lords Baroness Nosheena Mobarik has said that the British government is committed to a long-term, productive and friendl...

Ishaq Dar welcomes State Bank’s decision to lower policy rate

PAR May 25, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has hailed announcement by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to lower its policy rate, saying it would spur busin...

Unauthorised persons have access to customs confidential data: Sources

PAR May 25, 2015 0

KARACHI: ‘Lapoos’ (unauthorised persons) are a threat to the sensitive and confidential data of the Customs Department, it is learnt here. That the Fe...

IOCO directorate, 50 officials shifted to Canal View area due to lack of space at Customs House

PAR May 25, 2015 0

LAHORE: The Customs Input Output Co-efficient Organization (IOCO) has finally shifted its office in a rented building situated at Canal View due to sh...

Peshawar Customs Agents slam increase in valuation duty

PAR May 25, 2015 0

PESHAWAR: Criticizing the imposition of 30 percent valuation duty on 33 imported goods coming from Afghanistan through Torkham border,  Chairman Khybe...

CPEC will turn out a route to peace, prosperity: Pervaiz

PAR May 25, 2015 0

Federal Minister for Information & Broadcasting & National Heritage Senator Pervaiz Rashid has termed the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CP...

Govt considering imposing fixed tax on shopkeepers, wholesale dealers

PAR May 25, 2015 0

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is considering imposing fixed tax on shopkeepers and wholesale dealers instead of turnover tax. According...

PRIORITY TO EDUCATION, HEALTH IN NEXT BUDGET

PAR May 25, 2015 0

Lahore—Provincial Minister for Law, Excise & Taxation and Finance, Mujtaba Shuja ur Rehman has said that government is using all available resourc...

Budget realization to exceed 90 percent in 2015: Minister

PAR May 25, 2015 0

The Public Works and Public Housing Ministry is confident the ministry will realize more than 90 percent of its budget this year, as it will finalize...

Sindh budget — urban renewal

PAR May 25, 2015 0

The focus of the Sindh budget is not expected to change much, except for probably providing greater allocations for visible development projects in th...

LMHA to protest against one-dish decision

PAR May 25, 2015 0

LAHORE (PR): The Lahore Marriage Halls Association (LMHA) on Sunday decided to launch a protest campaign against proposed legislation implementation o...

Construction and manufacturing sector: FBR may announce new tax incentives

PAR May 25, 2015 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is likely to announce new tax incentives for construction and manufacturing sector with possible abolition of custo...