Overseas Pakistanis to be allowed bring duty-free hybrid vehicles

ISLAMABAD: In order to recognize the services of overseas Pakistanis, the government is considering to allow bringing duty-free hybrid vehicles into the country. Read more »

Pension identity card for retired government employees launched

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has started issuance of pension identity card to the pensioners/ex-employees of the federal government. Read more »

Prime minister forms committee to resolve tax challenges for construction industry

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday constituted a committee for formulation of proposals to resolve challenges of federal and provincial taxes faced by construction industry. Read more »

EOBI pension to increase Rs15,000 per month, minister vows at Annual Pension Day

KARACHI: The government is aiming to increase the pension amount to Rs15,000 per month from existing Rs6,500 in order to provide relief to elder pensioners and their survivors, a statement said on... Read more »

PM directs eradication of corruption in Utility Stores, ensure availability of essential items at lower prices

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed administration of Utility Stores Corporation (USC) to ensure eradication of corruption in the organization and ensure availability of essential foods items at subsidized rates following... Read more »

Petrol, high speed diesel prices increased for November

ISLAMABAD: The government on Thursday increased the prices of petrol and high speed diesel on sales to end consumers. Read more »

Pakistan, China agree FTA 2nd phase to lead more trade, investment opportunities

ISLAMABAD: The leaders of Pakistan and China on Tuesday agreed that the implementation of the 2nd phase of China-Pakistan Free Trade Agreement (FTA) would lead to more trade, economic and investment opportunities... Read more »

Ban on trade with India not to apply shipment of documents

ISLAMABAD: The ministry of commerce has said that ban on trade with India will not apply on the shipment of documents related to personal or ministries. Read more »

Hajj, Umrah: Saudi Arabia advises biometric confirmation locally

KARACHI: The ministry of Hajj and Umrah of Saudi Arabia has issued instructions for pilgrims in countries with Biometric enrollment centres for Hajj & Umrah must consider completing the mandatory biometric registration... Read more »

Prime Minister inaugurates 24X7 Torkham Terminal to boost Pak-Afghan trade

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday inaugurated 24X7 crossing terminal at historic Torkham border which will help bolster bilateral trade Pakistan and Afghanistan. Read more »

Access to information made free for citizens

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has made free of cost the first 10 pages of the information required by citizens under Access to Information Act, 2017. Read more »

Two highest taxpayers amongst 116 to be conferred with Pakistan Civil Awards on Independence Day

ISLAMABAD: Two highest taxpayers are amongst those who will be awarded with ‘Pakistan Civil Awards’ on the occasion of Independence Day on August 14, 2019. Read more »