Category: BUSINESS

EU to kick off mid-term GSP Plus review this month

Loading... EU to kick off mid-term GSP Plus review this month The European Union, with the assistance of Pakistan, will undertake a mid-term review of the Generalised...

Dollar buying gathers momentum as fears of rupee devaluation abound

Dollar buying gathers momentum as fears of rupee devaluation abound KARACHI: Fearing a devaluation of the rupee, Pakistanis have started piling up dollars in their...

Banks play their part but remain shy of innovation

Banks play their part but remain shy of innovation THE State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is pushing banks quite aggressively to keep doing what is required of them to help...

SECP gets four new commissioners

SECP gets four new commissioners

ISLAMABAD: The government has increased the number of commissioners in the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) from five to seven even though there are...

Projects worth Rs90bn Approved

Projects worth Rs90bn Approved

Projects worth Rs90bn Approved ISLAMABAD: The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) on Tuesday cleared a total of 27 development projects having a total estimated...

The cities where tens of thousands have problem debts

The cities where tens of thousands have problem debts The cities where tens of thousands have problem debts By Brian Milligan Personal Finance reporter 19 September 2017...

KP energy firm signs pact with Halliburton

KP energy firm signs pact with Halliburton

ISLAMABAD: KP Oil & Gas Company Ltd (KPOGCL) and US-based Halliburton on Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding for collaboration in oil and gas exploration...

Growing deficits & ‘healthy imports’

Growing deficits & ‘healthy imports’

IF you missed it this week, it’s alright. The problem is here to stay, and you will have plenty of chances to catch it in the next round. The news itself sounds dry:...

Trade between China and North Korea drops after UN sanctions

Trade between China and North Korea drops after UN sanctions

China’s imports from its neighbour North Korea slowed in July while its exports to the sanctions-hit country dwindled after surging in recent months, according to...

BSNL Bets On 4G VoLTE Starts Work On 5G To Remain Future Ready

BSNL Bets On 4G VoLTE Starts Work On 5G To Remain Future Ready State-owned BSNL is betting on national rollout of 4G VoLTE services, even as it begins preparatory work...