Pakistan’s trade with South Asia can be enhanced to $67 bn: World Bank

ISLAMABAD: World Bank lead economist Sanjay Kathuria Wednesday said the current level of Pakistan’s trade with South Asia of only $23 billion per year...

Pak Japan relations may enhace further: Soomro

Islamabad: Federal Minister for Privatization Muhammad Mian Soomro has said that Pakistan esteemed relations with Japan as they have an exemplary bilateral relations. Addressing an...

Lawmakers assure uninterrupted gas supply to industries, captive power plants in Karachi, Sindh

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Finance, Revenue & Economic Affairs Asad Umer, Federal Minister of Energy (Petroleum Division) Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Advisor to Prime Minister...

Govt to impose sin tax on tobacco products

ISLAMABAD: The government will impose a sin tax on tobacco products, Federal Minister for National Health Services Aamer Mehmood Khan announced on Tuesday. “We are...

‘Sindh Govt to ensure upcoming energy projects in the province should not damage environment’

Karachi: The Sindh Government has been actively working to ensure that whatsoever development project is carried out in the province for energy security of...

ECC approves export of another 0.1 m Ton sugar

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) on Tuesday has approved export of additional 0.1 million ton of sugar. The ECC meeting today reviewed a five-point...

Nepalese Ambassador for initiating direct flights to bring people, business communities closer

KARACHI: Ambassador of Nepal Ms. Sewa Lamsal Adhikari, while terming the ties between Pakistan and Nepal as “excellent”, stressed the need to initiate direct...

Export industry to be run at all costs: Petroleum Minister

ISLAMABAD: Federal Petroleum Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan on Monday said the government is committed to run the export-oriented industry at all costs by ensuring...

Saudi crown prince meets Modi in Argentina, plans to ramp up investments

CAIRO: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and told him about plans to scale up investments in India’s...

TAPI gas pipeline to be proved game changer for region: Ghulam Sarwar

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Ghulam Sarwar Khan on Friday said, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India (TAPI) gas pipeline will be a...