Category: BUSINESS

Gang Involved In Making Fake Aadhaar Cards Busted, 10 Arrested

Loading... Gang Involved In Making Fake Aadhaar Cards Busted, 10 Arrested The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) has claimed to have busted a gang allegedly involved...

SBP chief for strong coordination with trade associations

SBP chief for strong coordination with trade associations

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan Governor Tariq Bajwa on Wednesday emphasised the need for strong coordination between the central bank and the Federation of Pakistan...

Media reports on money laundering case premature: FBR chief

Media reports on money laundering case premature: FBR chief

ISLAMABAD: Chairman of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Wednesday regretted that officials in his department had released incorrect and incomplete information to...

Gold Goes up

Gold Goes up

LONDON: Gold prices edged up on Wednesday, drawing some support from political uncertainty in the United States before a major central banking conference there this...

SME financing rises 27pc

SME financing rises 27pc

KARACHI: Outstanding financing for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) increased 27 per cent to Rs380bn in 2016-17, said a report by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)....

Discos mint Rs120bn annually by overcharging

Discos mint Rs120bn annually by overcharging

ISLAMABAD: The government-owned distribution companies (Discos) are charging consumers double the fuel cost of electricity as advance billing and refunding only half of...

India introduces INR200 banknotes

India introduces INR200 banknotes

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday announced it will issue INR200 denomination banknotes to promote “ease of transactions”, replace soiled...

No other country may be able to join CPEC before 2020

ISLAMABAD:  Islamabad and Beijing are unlikely to welcome other countries to become part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) before 2020 as they will wait...

Market watch: With attractive prices, stocks bounce back

KARACHI:  The four-day losing streak finally came to an end on Wednesday as the KSE-100 index encountered resistance at 41,900 points and shot up to close comfortably...

NEPRA cuts power tariff by Rs1.7 per unit

ISLAMABAD:  The regulatory body for power producers and distributors has announced a reduction of Rs1.70 per unit in electricity tariffs for July 2017, taking cue from...