GB budget for FY 2015-16 to be presented today

The second session of Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly is being held at Assembly Hall in Gilgit today (Sunday). Gilgit-Baltistan budget for the year 2015-16 will...

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...

PPP leaders happy on ‘pro-people budget’

Pakistan People's Party (PPP) MNAs Mir Munawwar Talpur, Nawab Yousuf Talpur and Ejaz Hussain Jakhrani and former Senator Maula Bux Chandio had felicitated the...

Sindh Govt unveils budget with total outlay of Rs 739bn for the year 2015-16

The total budget outlay of Rs 739bn for the fiscal year 2015-16 was presented by Sindh Finance Minister Syed Murad Ali Shahd here on...

Punjab Govt unveils budget with total outlay of Rs 1447.2 bln for the year...

The Punjab Government presented a budget of Rs 1,447.2 billion for the fiscal year 2015-16 on Friday. Pakistan Muslim League (PMLN) has presented record...

Budget totally lacks any measure to support SMEs: KCCI

Although the budgetary measures for the fiscal year 2015-16 announced by the Finance Minister Ishaq Dar have major relief measures for agriculture, corporate sector,...

No load shedding after three years, Gwadar to be made model port: PM during...

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that Motorways will be built in all parts of the country including KPK, Sindh and Baluchistan next year...

Govt must provide essential commodities to common man at affordable rates: Sheikh Rashid

Taking part in general discussion on Budget for the next fiscal year 2015-16, in his speech in the National Assembly on Wednesday Sheikh Rashid...

Agriculture sector records 2.9% growth in FY2014-15

During fiscal year 2014-15, the overall performance of agriculture sector recorded a growth of 2.9 percent compared to the growth of 2.7 percent...

Ishaq Dar hailed for accepting UNISAME’s demands

Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME ) on Sunday thanked the federal finance minister (FM) Ishaq Dar for accepting its demands, partially...

Federal Budget for 2015-16 to be presented today

Pakistan's Federal Budget for 2015-16 will be presented in the National Assembly today (Friday). Finance Minister Ishaq Dar will lay budget proposals in the...

Economic Survey: Pakistan misses growth target for fiscal 2014-15

Pakistan has missed its economic growth target for the current fiscal year but per capita income rose significantly, giving hopes for ambitious GDP growth...

Economic growth for this year remained 4.2% against target of 5.1%

The economic growth this year for Pakistan was 4.2 percent while the target was 5.1 percent, according to a copy of the Economic Survey...

Pakistan to achieve 7% GDP growth rate by 2017-18: Dar

Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Tuesday said that Pakistan was attractive destination for investment and 7 % GDP growth rate will be achieved...

AJK PM, Planning Minister discuss budget matters

AJK Prime Minister Chaudhary Abdul Majeed met Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal here on Tuesday.Matters relating to increase in the development budget,...

Cabinet approves budget strategy paper 2015-16

The Federal Cabinet at its meeting here on Tuesday approved the budget strategy paper 2015-16. Its meeting was presided over by Prime Minister Nawaz...

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...

State Bank sets interest rate to historic low in Pakistan

Interest rate has stooped to the lowest in Pakistan’s history after the State Bank dropped it by 1% bringing the overall rate to 7%,...

Budget 2015-16: President summons budget session on June 5

ISLAMABAD: Mamnoon Hussain, President of Pakistan has summoned the budget session of the National Assembly on June 5, when the government is going to...

Sindh assembly starts pre-budget discussion

Sindh Assembly here Tuesday started pre-budget discussion in which different lawmakers highlighted problems of their constituencies and requested to add them in projects of...