Stock market falls by 309 points amid selling pressure

KARACHI: The stock market registered 309 points decline on Friday amid selling pressure in blue chip stocks. Read more »

FBR directs gas utilities to refuse commercial, industrial connections to non-ATL persons

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday directed gas utilities not to provide connection to unregistered persons or not appeared on Active Taxpayers List (ATL). Read more »

FBR urges consumers to provide sales tax deduction by unregistered persons

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has urged consumers to provide invoices showing deduction of sales tax by unregistered persons. Read more »

Overseas Pakistanis send $2.04 billion in July

KARACHI: Overseas Pakistani workers have remitted $2.04 billion in the first month of fiscal year 2019/2020 as compared with $1.98 billion in the same month of the last fiscal year, State Bank... Read more »

SBP to monitor ATMs working during Eid holidays

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) will monitor the working of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) during Eid holidays to ensure uninterrupted availability of cash. Read more »

Pakistan cuts trade ties with India; notifications issued

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has completely cut trade ties with India as the ministry of commerce issued notification for banning import and exports with the neighboring country. Read more »

Rupee ends down on dollar demand ahead of week-long holidays

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee ended down by 19 paisas against dollar on Friday owing to higher demand for import payments ahead of Eid and weekly holidays. Read more »

FBR extends date for filing sales tax, federal excise return

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday extended the date for filing sales tax and federal excise return for the month of July 2019. Read more »

Ufone celebrates week-long 72 years of Pakistan’s independence

ISLAMABAD: Ufone concluded its week-long Azaadi celebration on account of Pakistan’s 72 years of Independence with full patriotic fervor. Read more »

FBR reinstates 10 customs officials into service on FST order

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has re-instated 10 customs officials into service in compliance to order passed by Federal Service Tribunal (FST), Lahore. Read more »