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...

Pakistan’s Japanese-dominated car market poised for new entrants

Islamabad - Pakistan's car market has been dominated by Japanese automakers for decades, but a mini-economic revival looks set to attract new players from...

Chinese delegation visits ICCI to explore collaborations for CPEC project

A 14 member Chinese delegation of Kashgar city visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry led by Mr. Chen Zhijiang, Deputy Commissioner of Kashgar...

KSE-100 sees a jump of 138 points amid mixed session

Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 today gained 138.62 points and came to close at 34151.11 points. The previous session of the KSE 100 index...

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...

Cut in interest rate a manifestation of improved macroeconomic conditions: Dar

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Sunday said that State Bank decision to reduce interest rate is a manifestation of improvement in macroeconomic conditions.In a...

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%,...

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...

Indian, Chinese firms sign deals worth US$22b

Indian and Chinese firms signed 21 agreements officials said were worth a total of more than US$22 billion in Shanghai on Saturday (May 16),...

KSE-100 index gains 517 points on fresh liquidity

A 517.44 points gain was recorded today in the Karachi Stock Exchange – KSE-100 index where the market opened at 32,506.36 points and closed...