Will achieve economic goals through Punjab Growth Strategy 2018: CM Shahbaz Sharif

Re-affirming his vision for Punjab's development during the inaugural function of Punjab Growth Strategy 2018, the Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has expressed his views...

Labor Day rally: Workers demand health, safety steps at workplaces

To save precious lives of labors, health and safety facilities should be ensured at workplaces, social security given to all workers, and privatization process...

GE chief Jeff Immelt plans India manufacturing drive

New Delhi - GE chief executive Jeffrey Immelt said Monday he sees great opportunities in India as a manufacturing destination, lending high-profile support to...

KPK Govt to issue Insaf cards to poor people of the province

Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will soon begin issuance of Insaf cards to the poor and deserving people of the province for providing flour and...

PM inaugurates first unit of Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that government was giving priority to overcome energy crisis in the country and purge the country of terrorism...

India’s economic reform agenda hits roadblocks

New Delhi - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious reform agenda has stalled with crucial bills stuck in India's parliament, which ended its latest...

CM KPK terms levy of GIDC on KP discriminatory, anti-business and unjustified

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has termed levy of Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC) on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and other smaller province discriminatory, anti-business...

Influential captive power lobby being pleased on the cost of CNG sector, says local...

A local political activist and Chief Organiser of Tahreek-e-Bahali-e-CNG Raja Jahangir Akhtar on Sunday said that government is pleasing influential textile sector at the...

Dreaming of energy security, India pumps desert oil

Barmer (India) - The deserts of Rajasthan may be the showcase for India's solar revolution but the oil explorer that struck gold beneath...

2015-16 budget will bring encouraging incentives for economy: Dar

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has said that the upcoming federal budget 2015-2016 would bring encouraging incentives for the betterment of the overall economy and...

Wheat production can be boosted to 40 million tonnes

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday demanded a comprehensive policy to contain distortions in the wheat market putting growers...

ADB announces new $1.2 bn annual package for Pakistan

Karachi - The Asian Development Bank said Tuesday it has approved a new assistance programme for Pakistan worth $1.2 billion annually, to improve infrastructure...

PEW sees budget will increase masses’exploitation

Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Sunday said that ruling elite had presented the budget to provide benefit to the oppressive class which lacks...

Pakistan’s economy has significantly improved: The Economist

Pakistan's economy has improved significantly with thriving stock market, stable currency and low inflation. This was stated in an article published in London-based magazine...

PSQCA vows to ensure quality related activities for the benefit of economy and consumers

Pakistan Standards Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) is keen to support quality related activities for the benefit of economy and consumers in Pakistan. PSQCA has...

Kissan Board urges govt to accept genuine demands of the farmers

Kissan Board has finalized a Charter of Demands and has urged the government to accept the genuine demands of the farmers? community by giving...

Pakistan, Turkmenistan accelerate gas pipeline preparations

Islamabad - The construction of a $10 billion gas pipeline stretching from Central to South Asia is set to begin in December, Pakistani officials...

Another ATR-72 aircraft added to PIA fleet

A second ATR-72 aircraft arrived at the Jinnah International Airport on May 1, 2015 to join the PIA fleet. This is the second of...

China firm wins bid for New Delhi-Mumbai bullet-train study

Beijing - A consortium led by a state-owned Chinese firm has won a bid for a feasibility study into a high-speed rail link between...

CPEC to change outlook of Pakistan’s economy: Ahsan Iqbal

Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal has said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will change the outlook of Pakistan's economy.Addressing the 13th convocation of University of...