Prime Minister constitutes commission to probe Rs24 trillion borrowing in ten years

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday constituted a commission to probe the unprecedented borrowing of Rs 24 trillion during past ten years and to set an example for those who looted... Read more »

Proposals for budget 2019/2020 finalized; salary persons may get increase; rise in additional customs duty likely

ISLAMABAD: The ministry of finance has finalized proposals for budget 2019/2020 and will get approval from the Cabinet before presenting in the Parliament on June 11, 2019. Read more »

New petroleum policy to offer incentives to foreign E&P companies: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the government is working on a new petroleum policy, which will offer incentives to foreign exploration and production (E&P) companies. Read more »

FPCCI deplores ignoring national chamber at China visit

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has strongly criticized the ministry of commerce for ignoring the apex trade body at the recent important visit of Prime Minister Imran... Read more »

Second phase of Pak-China FTA signed; two premiers witness signing ceremony

ISLAMABAD: The second phase of Pakistan China Free Trade Agreement (FTA) signed on Sunday, which was witnessed by the premiers of both the countries. Read more »

Imran Khan discusses IMF program with Christine Lagarde

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister lmran Khan met Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of International Monetary fund (IMF) on the sidelines of the belt and Road Forum, a statement received here on Friday from... Read more »

Prime Minister, World Bank CEO discuss economic, fiscal situation

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday met Ms. Kristalina Georgieva, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the World Bank discussed economic and fiscal situation on the sidelines of the second Belt and... Read more »

Pakistan, Iran agree to boost monetary, financial, commercial activities

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Iran have agreed to enhance economic cooperation through boosting monetary, financial and commercial activities to their full potential by utilizing all available options. Read more »

No decision on amnesty scheme, cabinet to consider tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet has discussed the planned tax amnesty scheme and it will decide in tomorrow’s meeting, sources said on Tuesday. Read more »

CPEC to open new vistas of opportunities for entire region: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project will open new vistas of opportunities for the entire region. Read more »

Past revenue-centric policies hurt exports: Prime Minister

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the revenue-centric economic policies of past governments have badly damaged the competitiveness of Pakistan’s exports. Read more »

Prime Minister directs to ensure security, commodity availability during Ramzan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday directed interior ministry and all provincial governments to ensure security and availability of commodities during the holy month of Ramzan. Read more »