Category: Business

Pakistan prices, Shaukat Tareen

Pakistan govt says corona wave pushed prices up

Federal Minister for Finance Shaukat Tareen has said that the prices of daily necessities especially edible oil, sugar, tea and flour have gone up in the international...

Amazon, Shahbaz Gill, Amazon Pakistan

Amazon has added Pakistan to its approved seller list: Shahbaz Gill

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Political Affairs (SAPM) Shahbaz Gill announced the news that US e-commerce giant Amazon has added Pakistan to its approved seller...

Pakistan IMF, Pakistan economy, Shaukat Tareen

Pakistan minister says IMF being urged to relax harsh terms

Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin has said that stabilisation is no more affordable for Pakistan’s economy that should now shift gear towards higher growth and the...

Pakistan inflation, budget 2021-22, Pakistan, Imran Khan

Pakistan govt claims to contain inflation in upcoming budget

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday chaired a high-level meeting to discuss the country’s economy in detail and directed his team to focus on development and inflation...

Annual consumer inflation, April

Annual consumer inflation increases to 11.1% in April

Due to a rise in prices of food and energy posing a downside risk to the economic growth recovering from the pandemic, the annual consumer inflation has shot up to 11.1%...

Imran Khan, FBR tax receipts, Pakistan, FBR tax

PM Imran appreciates FBR for 57% growth in April tax receipts

Prime Minister Imran Khan on May 1 commended the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) for its efforts in achieving growth of 57% in April, 2021 with collections recorded at...

Pakistan economy, ADB

Pakistan’s economy projected to rebound this year: ADB

Pakistan’s economic growth is expected to rebound this year before gaining pace in 2022 said the Asian Development Bank, as business activity in the country gradually...

Pakistan, foreign exchange, reserves, Forex, Pakistan foreign exchange

Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves hit five-year high

Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves hit a five-year high of $23.2 billion last week with the State Bank of Pakistan crediting the rise to the country’s return to...

Country exports, Razzaq Dawood

Country’s exports crossed over $2b for six consecutive months after 2011

 The country’s exports have for the first time crossed the two billion dollars mark for six consecutive months after 2011. This was informed at a consultative...

Gwadar South Balochistan, capital, GPA, Gwadar Port Authority

Gwadar officially declared capital of South Balochistan

Gwadar has been declared the new capital of South Balochistan with a view to fetch new investment opportunities in the region being speedily developed. Gwadar Port...