SECP asked to review CSR guidelines to align with SDGs

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Defence Production Ms. Zubaida Jalal has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) to review its guidelines related to the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for business... Read more »

Equity market witnesses buying on rating reports

KARACHI: The equity market witnessed buying activities during the day following reports of downgrading Pakistan’s rating. Read more »

Rupee ends with gain against dollar on foreign inflows

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee ended with gain of 11 paisas against dollar on Friday owing to inflows from Saudi Arabia and UAE, dealers said. Read more »

FBR invites customs related budget proposals for 2019/2020

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday invited customs related proposals for federal budget 2019/2020. Read more »

Rs6.8 billion revenue loss estimated on implementation of reform package: FBR

ISLAMABAD: The proposed Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 or reform package will negatively impact the revenue collection to the tune of Rs6.8 billion, Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) said in a... Read more »

Rupee gains 15 paisas in midday trading on inflows of $2 billion

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee gained 15 paisas against dollar in interbank bank market during midday trading on Friday. Read more »

Pakistan receives $2 billion from Saudi Arabia, UAE for financial assistance

KARACHI: Pakistan has received around $2 billion as financial assistance from Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates (UAE) for building up foreign exchange reserves, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Friday. Read more »

Rupee eases in early trade

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee eases against dollar in early trading on Friday.   The dollar is being traded at Rs 138.91 in Interbank Foreign Exchange Market. The local currency was ended at... Read more »

FED rates revised for locally manufactured, imported vehicles

KARACHI: The government has enhanced Federal Excise Duty (FED) rates up to 30 percent on imported vehicles through Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019. Read more »