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 »

ECC okays mobile device manufacturing policy

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Thursday approved mobile device manufacturing policy. The policy is aimed at to promote local manufacturing and assembly of mobile phone handsets. The... Read more »

ECC discusses arrest of PNSC ship by South Africa

ISLAMABAD: South Africa has arrested a ship of Pakistan National Shipping Company (PNSC) for alleged payment default by Pakistan Steel Mills. The issue was discussed at the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of... Read more »

ECC approves electricity subsidy package for export sector

ISLAMABAD: Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved a special relief package for export sector in shape of subsidized electricity. Read more »

ECC approves withholding tax exemption on remittances transfer to bank accounts

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved exemption from withholding tax on transfer of remittances into bank accounts. Read more »

ECC bans sugar export to control prices

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Monday banned the export of sugar to maintain the prices in domestic market. Read more »

ECC approves Rs700 million for Postal Life Insurance

ISLAMABAD: Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Tuesday approved an amount of Rs700 million as initial paid up capital for Postal Life Insurance. Read more »

ECC approves waiver of all port charges against Karkey rental power

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Wednesday approved waiver of all port charges against Karkey rental power. Read more »