Tag: GDP

Agri sector records growth at 3.81pc in FY18

PAR Apr 16, 2018 0

Among the agriculture sector, the crops sector witnessed 3.83 per cent growth, with important crops growing by 3.57 per cent and others crops by 3.33...

Tax amnesty scheme will pave way for rapid national development: Haroon Akhtar

PAR Apr 11, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Revenue, Haroon Akhtar Khan has said the recent tax amnesty scheme is different from the schemes ann...

CPEC Is A Lifeline For Pakistan: PM Khaqan Abbasi

PAR Apr 4, 2018 0

Islamabad: Various energy sector projects being set up under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will contribute over 17,000 megawatts of ener...

CPEC: Manufacturing Jobs Needed For The Local Workforce

PAR Mar 20, 2018 0

Lahore: Since literacy rate in our country is low, the need of manufacturing jobs becomes even more important because they provide opportunities to ro...

Confucius Institute To Be Established In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

PAR Mar 7, 2018 0

Peshawar: The University of Peshawar (UoP) has decided to establish Confucius Institute (CI) where students of KP and Fata would be taught about Chine...

Pakistan Attracting Foreign Investment

PAR Mar 7, 2018 0

Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain said on Tuesday that Pakistan has emerged as the best destination for foreign investment owing to improved peace...

CPEC Main Element Of Attraction For International Investors: Romanian Ambassador

PAR Jan 24, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD : “Pakistan is a very important country not only for the region but for the world at large. Pakistan has huge potential in economics and the...

CPEC Power Projects To Increase GDP By 2%

PAR Dec 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The enhanced power generation capacity, resulting from China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects, is expected to add two percentage...

CPEC's long-term plan to be made public on Dec 18th

PAR Dec 13, 2017 0

Karachi (Dec 13): After a series of allegations and worldwide protests by Pakistanis against the China-Pakistan-Economic-Corridor (CPEC), Interior Min...

Agriculture sector projects part of CPEC LTP: Sartaj Aziz

PAR Dec 7, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD :Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Sartaj Aziz Wednesday said keeping in view the importance of agriculture in the national economy, food...

CPEC will transform Pakistan into regional economic hub: Naval Chief

PAR Dec 6, 2017 0

KARACHI: The launching ceremony of 600 Tons Maritime Patrol Vessel being built for Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), was held at Karachi Shipy...

CPEC changes Pakistan's global image: Sartaj Aziz

PAR Oct 17, 2017 0

Islamabad: Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Sartaj Aziz, Monday, said that investment of 46 billion USD under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor...

CPEC to uplift the tourism industry: Barjees

PAR Oct 3, 2017 0

Islamabad: Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan Muhammad Barjees Tahir Monday said China Pakistan Economic Corridor would help bo...

Pakistan’s Textile Industry Is on the Verge of Closure: APTMA

PAR Sep 14, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) said that country has already entered in an era of de-industrialisation where industries are closing. A...

CPEC to trigger growth in third world: ISCT

PAR Sep 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD - Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST) on Monday said CPEC is an important step towards new global economic order which will trigger gr...