Tag: government’s

Agriculture shouldn’t be ignored in upcoming budget

PAR Apr 3, 2017 0

Federal and provincial governments should not ignore agricultural sector in the upcoming budget by allocating proper resources for its development, a...

USAID, Punjab govt inaugurate Punjab Agriculture Commission’s Secretariat

PAR Mar 31, 2017 0

USAID Pakistan Deputy Mission Director Julie Chen and Agriculture Minister Muhammad Naeem Akhtar Khan Bhabha inaugurated the Secretariat of Punjab Agr...

Ministry recommends exporting 0.2 million tons of sugar

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

An inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir has recommended export of an additional quantity of 0.2 million tons o...

PM seeks early completion of development projects in Karachi

PAR Feb 13, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asked Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair Umar to play an instrumental role and act as a bridge between the fede...

Pakistan's economic outlook promising: Fitch Ratings

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Fitch Ratings has affirmed Pakistan’s rating at ‘B’ with a ‘Stable’ outlook confirming the progress achieved by the present government unde...

Dastgir arrives in Brussels on four-day official visit

PAR Jan 23, 2017 0

The Federal Minister for Commerce Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan will arrive in Brussels today on a 4 day official visit. He will hold meetings with se...

World Economic Forum: Pakistan appreciated for liberal economic policies, CPEC

PAR Jan 23, 2017 0

CPEC puts Pakistan in the spotlight at Davos, as world leaders and businessmen appreciate the liberal economic policies. PM Nawaz says that economic...

Zardari terms package ''too little too late''

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

Asif Ali Zardari, former President of Pakistan and the Chairman of PPPP has rejected the compensation package announced by the Prime Minister for the...

PCMEA hails six percent rebate on carpet exports

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

Pakistan Carpet Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PCMEA) has hailed the government's decision to provide 6-percent rebate on the carpet exports...

Saudi, Kuwait and Bahrain set to issue global bonds – ME funds become more wary of bonds: Poll

PAR Sep 10, 2016 0

DUBAI: Middle East fund managers have turned negative towards fixed income for the first time since January because of the prospect of US monetary tig...

Pakistan, Afghanistan keen to resolve transit trade issues

PAR Feb 27, 2016 0

Karachi: The Pakistan and the Afghanistan governments seem keen to resolve different issue coming in the way of Afghan Transit Trade with mutual under...

Pakistan Customs to continue treading on the path of modernisation: Dar

PAR Jan 22, 2016 0

Islamabad: Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has expressed the hope that the Pakistan Customs and the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will continue to...

A case of sugar prices

PAR Dec 28, 2015 0

Sugar-cane is one of the major crops in Pakistan the nation can boast of but this segment of the agriculture sector has been marred by confusions and...

Dialogue between FBR, APAT to start soon: Naeem Mir

PAR Dec 19, 2015 0

Lahore: All Pakinstan Anjman-e-Tajiran (APAT) Secretary General Naeem Mir said that series of dialogue will start very soon between the Federal Board...

FBR’s recruitment committee shortlists 445 candidates for posts of peon, drivers in Customs

PAR Dec 19, 2015 0

Karachi: The Federal Board of Revenue FBR’s committee aimed at recruiting candidates in the Pakistan Customs from grades 1 to 10 met here in the commi...