Sunday, May 22, 2022

Business

Economic situation will soon turn better: Miftah

From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Minister Miftah Ismail said much-anticipated talks with International Monetary Fund (IMF) are going forward in...

Current account deficit narrows 39pc

By Commerce Reporter KARACHI: Pakistan’s current account deficit gap between foreign expenditures and income narrowed 39 percent month-on-month to $ 623 million in April on...

Rupee’s battering versus greenback in interbank, closes at 200.14

By Commerce Reporter KARACHI: Domestic currency extended its fall and dropped 0.07 percent versus greenback in interbank market to close at Rs 200.14 as investors...

Power generation up by 11.5pc during 10MFY22

By Commerce Reporter Karachi: Power generation went up by 23.7 percent year to year to 12,960 GWh (18,001 MW) during Apr’22, compared to 10,481 GWh...

Unauthorised civil works compromise personal safety, KE infrastructure

By Commerce Reporter KARACHI: KE spokesperson expressed anxiety over dismal lack of safety protocols during civil works across city, where labourers and excavators are digging...

Engro Fertilizers, SAU join hands for cotton production technology

By Commerce Reporter Karachi: Engro Fertilizers partnered with Sindh Agriculture University (SUA) Tando Jam to organise mega seminar on cotton production technology to help boost...

PSX gains 117pts to close at 43,100pts

By Commerce Reporter KARACHI: KSE 100-index of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) increased, gaining 117.26 points with a positive change of 0.27 percent, closing at 43,100.71...

Zong’s public awareness campaign for customer protection

By Commerce Reporter KARACHI: Taking the lead in protecting the Pakistani telecom users, Pakistan’s cellular and digital services frontrunner, Zong 4G, has launched a nationwide public...

Diplomats wives assure to play effective role for women entrepreneurs

From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: Madam Albana Planeja wife of Ambassador of Italy and Ms. Mariana Neves Pochino wife of Ambassador of Portugal visited Islamabad Chamber...

Price of ghee reaches to Rs510/kg, oil by Rs485/litre

ISLAMABAD: Prices of cooking oil and ghee have surged again. It is pertinent to mention that for second time in a week, prices of...

KATI lauds restrictions on non-essential luxury items imports

By Syed Taha Ali KARACHI: Korangi Association of Trade and Industry (KATI) President Salman Aslam has welcomed the government’s decision to ban the import of...

In a first, complete ban on non-essential items, says Info minister

From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb announced federal government has devised an economic plan in a bid to take country out of financial...

Rupee busts all records versus dollar, breaches Rs200-threshold in interbank

By Commerce Reporter KARACHI: With uncertainty over revival of International Monetary Fund (IMF) loan programme amid increasing political pressure on government to announce snap polls,...

Gold price recedes in bullion mkt

By Commerce Reporter KARACHI: Price of gold receded as investors sought cover from a continuous decline in local currency. Precious commodity fell by around Rs 50...

Research scholar to announce Pak economic recovery plan

By Commerce Reporter KARACHI: Mirza Shahnawaz Agha, a Research Scholar of Pakistan and consensus nominee of Pakistan business community will present economy demand on behalf...

BACK PAGE

EDITORIAL

SPORTS