Islamabad, September 8, 2023 – In a move aimed at improving the financial well-being of retired citizens, the federal government announced on Friday a significant increase of 17 percent in the pension provided by the Employees Old Age Benefits Institution (EOBI), raising it to Rs 10,000.
Karachi, July 13, 2023 – The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has announced an extension of income tax exemption totaling Rs12.24 billion on pensions disbursed to civil servants and military personnel.
Karachi, July 11, 2023 – In a move to provide relief to retired civil servants, the Sindh government has officially sanctioned a 17.5 percent increase in net pension, effective from July 1, 2023. This increase will apply to all civil pensioners across the province until further notice.
Islamabad, July 6, 2023 – The government of Pakistan has taken a significant step towards improving the welfare of retired individuals by announcing a substantial increment in the minimum pension.
In a significant development, the Finance Division has issued a notification on Wednesday, July 5, 2023, announcing a substantial increase in the pension of government employees.
ISLAMABAD: In an effort to address the growing strain on the national budget caused by pension obligations, Finance Minister of Pakistan Ishaq Dar Saturday announced a series of pension reforms, including the establishment of a Pension Fund and the abolishment of multiple pensions for officers of grade 17 and above.
Islamabad, June 21, 2023: In a significant move aimed at improving the financial well-being of government employees, the government of Pakistan has announced an 18% increase in the pension for pensioners of the Employees Old-Age Benefit Institution (EOBI).
Islamabad, June 21, 2023: The Finance Division has announced the early disbursement of salaries and pensions for the month of June 2023, in anticipation of the upcoming Eid ul Azha celebrations.
Islamabad, June 9, 2023: In an effort to support government employees amidst a significant surge in inflation, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar announced an increase in salary and pension during the presentation of the budget for the fiscal year 2023-24.
An international advisory firm, Adam Smith International, has recommended that Pakistan expand its income tax framework to encompass pension income.