Tag: State Bank of Pakistan

CPEC a good strategic option: Ishrat Hussain

PAR Oct 12, 2017 0

KARACHI: Former president of the State Bank of Pakistan Dr Ishrat Hussain said on Wednesday that the China Pakistan Economic Corridor is a good strate...

SBP Targets 4.27 Million Farmers with its Agri Credit Outreach Program

par Aug 28, 2017 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has enhanced the credit outreach target to farmers by one million to 4.27 million in the current financial year 2017-...

China has urged its enterprises to invest in Pakistan

PAR Jul 29, 2017 0

BEIJING: China has reiterated to Chinese enterprises to invest and open up business in Pakistan and forge mutually beneficial cooperation. Chinese Fo...

PTEA criticises non-payment of tax rebates and duty drawback

par Jul 26, 2017 0

FAISALABAD: The Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) has expressed concern over non-release of funds for payment of incentives announced unde...

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...

Current account deficit widens 148pc to $12.098bln in FY17

PAR Jul 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: The country’s current account deficit hit 4 percent of GDP for the last fiscal year, surpassing the annual targets of the government, State B...

APTMA rejects federal budget

PAR Jun 1, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) on Wednesday rejected the proposed Federal Budget 2017-18. The government is not serious in implementin...

Urea export increases to 0.6 million metric tons

PAR May 25, 2017 0

In order to facilitate the domestic fertiliser producers, the federal government has enhance urea quota 100 percent to 0.6 million. According to State...

Potentials of Pak-Iran trade

par May 11, 2017 0

According to newspaper reports, the consul general of Iran has expressed the desire to enhance trade between Pakistan and Iran up to $5 billion per ye...

Budget proposals for 2017-18: NA body to meet on April 26

PAR Apr 19, 2017 0

The National Assembly Standing Committee on Finance will hold a meeting on April 26 on budget proposals received from various sectors for onward submi...

Customs Court approves physical remand of woman involved in currency smuggling case

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

KARACHI: Customs Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi has remanded Fehmida, wife of Muhammad Karim, to customs custody till April 15, 2017. The suspect...

Export of Sugar - EPD Circular Letter No. 10 of 2017

PAR Apr 10, 2017 0

Authorized Dealers (ADs) may find enclosed Ministry of Commerce’s Office Memorandum No. 7(2)/2012-Exp.III dated March 30, 2017 regarding the above sub...

APTMA Punjab urges government to bear Rs 3.63 electricity surcharge

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Punjab Chairman Syed Ali Ahsan has urged the Punjab government to take the burden of Rs 3.63 electr...

Sugar export allowed by ECC

PAR Mar 29, 2017 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allowed export of 0.2 million metric tons of sugar within a period of sixty days after th...

Government made Rs 13.163 billion payment against fertilizer cash subsidy: Senate informed

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

The Senate was informed on Wednesday that the government made payment of Rs 13.163 billion against announced fertilizer cash subsidy. During the quest...