Tag: economic growth

SBP to focus on agriculture financing, SMEs

par Jul 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Tariq Bajwa has said agriculture financing and facilitating small and medium enterprises (SMEs) will be...

CPEC opportunities to be highlighted in SAARC-CCI

PAR Jul 7, 2017 0

KARACHI: President, Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Zubair F.Tufail will emphasis on enhancement of regional connectivity th...

CPEC to make sustainable impact on Pakistan's investment climate

PAR Jun 21, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST) Thursday said investment climate has been improved slightly while the China Pakistan Economic Cor...

CPEC offering indirect economic turnaround for Pakistan: Experts

PAR May 23, 2017 0

Islamabad: The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would be a ‘game changer’ for the economy of Pakistan not because of the volume of investment i...

CPEC priority projects to produce 11,000MW by 2018

PAR Apr 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD:In order to address a major bottleneck to sustainable economic growth, Pakistan and China have retained electricity generation capacity at 1...

OICCI submits taxation proposals for Punjab budget

PAR Apr 18, 2017 0

The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) submitted comprehensive "Taxation Proposals" for the upcoming 2017-18 Punjab budget re...

CPEC a journey towards economic regionalisation: Governor Punjab

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

LAHORE: Punjab Governor Malik Rafiq Rajwana Tuesday said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CEPE) was not just a framework of regional connectivit...

PM invites Bahrain to benefit from CPEC opportunities

PAR Mar 30, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a corridor of energy, roads, motorways, pipelines, rail...

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...

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...

CPEC will boost economic activity in Pakistan: Moody's

PAR Feb 25, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistani banks, with stable deposit-based funding structure, are poised to benefit during the current and next year from a spurt in loan gro...

Arif Habib Group to invest Rs25b in new cement plant

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Development work under CPEC leads to increased demand of cement in Pakistan. Arif Habib Group’s Power cement shares plan to set up a new plant to qu...

Encouraged by CPEC, KP government to conduct investment road-show in China

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor finds increasing popularity in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province as the Chief Minister directs working groups of...

Early Harvest Projects Under CPEC To Be Completed By 2017-18

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

National Assembly Standing on Planning Development and Reforms here on Tuesday was informed that under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), 12 ear...

Experts for promoting integrated long-term energy planning

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

Energy experts in a policy roundtable have urged the government to promote integrated long-term planning in the energy sector and check gaps in the ma...