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Budget debate: issue of live coverage to budget debate again hits National Assembly proceedings

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

The treasury members fell short to stage a walkout from National Assembly on Wednesday for not giving them live coverage on state-run PTV while the op...

Pakistan Vanaspati Mills Association Hails Budget

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

Islamabad—The President Harripur Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Chairman Pakistan Vanaspati Mills Association, Atif Ikram has said that no new d...

$200 billion in Swiss banks can’t be brought back: FBR

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD - The government on Wednesday expressed its inability to bring back $200 billion of ‘Pakistani money’ stashed away in Swiss banks due to hur...

National Assembly resumes debate in Finance Bill 2015’s name

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

The National Assembly on Wednesday resumed the general discussion on a motion moved by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar to make recommendations for Finance...

Budget 2015-16: No funds allocated to NACTA

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

The government has not allocated funds for National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA) in next fiscal year's budget, Finance Ministry acknowledged. S...

Access Interpol to bring back $97 billion from Swiss banks

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: A parliamentary panel of the upper House on Wednesday recommended the help of Interpol to bring back $97 billion stashed in Swiss bank acco...

Where Islamabad-Murree-Muzaffarabad railway project got vanished in budget 2015-16?

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Federal government has recently presented its budget 2015-2016 with a total outlay of Rs4,313 billion; however, surprisingly...

Karachi Weather Update As on 10-June-2015

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

CYCLONE ALERT Tropical Cyclone in western North Arabian Sea 4:56 PM - 10th June 2015 The Tropical Cyclone (ASHOBAA) over the west Arabian Sea has mov...

اسحاق ڈار وفاقی بجٹ 16-2015

PAR Jun 10, 2015 0

وفاق کا خسارہ 1328 ارب روپے رہا ہے، بینکاری کے شعبے سے 283 ارب روپے کا قرضہ لیا جائے گا، ایف بی آر کا ہدف 3104 ارب ر وپے رکھا گیا ہے، صوبے 297 ارب روپ...

Qaim Ali Shah unhappy With federal government over allocation of budget

PAR Jun 10, 2015 0

KARACHI – Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has expressed his strong reservations over the federal government for holding all those institutions and p...

Senate body seeks Rs200m uplift fund for each senator

PAR Jun 10, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: The parliamentary committee of the Upper House on Tuesday asked the government to provide Rs200 million to each senator for undertaking dev...

Opposition parties stage walkout from Senate over govt's 'budget strategy'

PAR Jun 10, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: The opposition parties on Wednesday alleged that the government is not telecasting speeches of the members of the opposition on the budget...

Federal budget 2015-16 challenged in SC Lahore registry

PAR Jun 10, 2015 0

LAHORE – Federal budget 2015-16 has been challenged in Supreme Court (SC) registry Lahore today (Wednesday), Dunya News reported. Plaintiff’s counsel...

Govt to reduce prices of edibles during Ramadan: Khurram

PAR Jun 10, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Commerce Engr. Khurram Dastgir on Tuesday assured the government would reduce the prices of daily use items during the...

Senate committee approves tax on bank transactions

PAR Jun 10, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: A Senate committee backed on Tuesday the imposition of 0.6 per cent tax on all banking instruments of over Rs50,000 for non-filers of retur...