ECC approves $150 million for COVID vaccine purchase

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Friday approved an amount of $150 million for the purchase of the COVID-19 vaccine. Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and... Read more »

ECC sets up committee to examine proposal of manufacturing SIM/smart cards

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Monday constituted a committee to examine a proposal for manufacturing of SIM/Smart-cards in the country. The meeting of the cabinet committee was... Read more »

ECC decides to propose increase in wheat support price to Rs1600

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Monday decided to propose the federal cabinet to enhance support price of wheat to Rs1600 for the crop 2020-2021. It was briefed... Read more »

Reduced rates of electricity, gas: ECC approves procedure for registration

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Monday approved the procedure of registration for availing reduced rate of electricity, RLNG and gas by manufacturers and industries. Adviser to the... Read more »

ECC approves retrenchment plan of Pakistan Steel Mills

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday approved the retrenchment plan of Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM). Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez... Read more »

Regulatory duty, additional customs duty withdrawn on various textile products

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday approved withdrawal of regulatory duty and additional customs duty on various textile products. The regulatory duty and additional customs duty have... Read more »

ECC approves expanding duty free car import scheme for disabled persons

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday granted approval to expand the scheme of duty free car import by disabled persons. The ECC allowed amendment in the import... Read more »

ECC decides to abolish regulatory duty on smuggling prone items

ISLAMABAD: Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) has decided to abolish regulatory duty on smuggling prone items. In a meeting held on Thursday chaired by Adviser to the Prime Minister on... Read more »

ECC extends SBP’s refinance scheme with additional benefits

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday approved extension to the refinancing scheme of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) up to September 30, 2020 from June 30,... Read more »

ECC forms body for hedging prices of imported petroleum products

ISLAMABAD: The government on Wednesday constituted a committee for hedging prices of imported petroleum products. The formation of the committee was approved by Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet, chaired by... Read more »