Thursday, August 13, 2020

Zain Zubair

ECC to meet on Five-point agenda today

The meeting of Economic Coordination Committee will be held today. Finance Minister Asad Umar will the meeting. The committee will discuss the issues pertaining to power plant in Gwadar, Wapda, Gas supply to the power plants, Exports and Imports...

PHMA pleads FM to allow Tax Credit Facility to proprietorship and AOP

Muhammad Jawed Bilwani, Central Chairman, Pakistan Hosiery Manufactures & Exporters Association (PHMA) urged the Federal Finance Minister to include Proprietorship & AOP at par with company to avoid discrimination to avail Tax Credit for equity investment in purchase and...

Pakistan starts deep sea Oil and Gas exploration within its territorial waters

Oil and gas exploration work has started at 230 nautical miles from Karachi port within territorial waters of Pakistan. On Sunday January 13, mother-ship “Saipem 12000” has started drilling for the Oil and Gas. Initial 12 hours report was submitted...

OICCI members invested Rs 20 billion in twelve months:  CSR report reveals

The leading foreign investors who are members of the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) have invested in excess of PKR 20 Billion during the past twelve months in the socio economic development activities in Pakistan.   Giving details,...

KSE 100 scores 363 points on CGT relief hint

The benchmark KSE-100 of Pakistan Stock Exchange rose to 363.47 points or 0.93% closed at 39,412 on Monday.  Market had a positive start of the week, on the back of budgetary measures adopted by the Government due to be...

SBP to launch NFLP campaign from January 15

In order to create awareness about the National Financial Literary Program (NFLP) and more specifically, sensitize the masses regarding the on-ground execution, a dedicated NFLP mass media campaign is being launched from January 15, 2019 through print, radio and...

President UNGA to visit Pakistan next week

Pakistan’s permanent envoy to the United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi has said that Pakistani leadership looks forward to have extended debate with UN General Assembly President María Fernanda Espinosa during her upcoming visit to Islamabad. She was talking to Pakistani...

10-member National Finance Commission notified

President Dr Arif Alvi has re-formed the National Finance Commission (NFC). Finance Minister Asad Umar will be the chairman of NFC, Finance Division has issued the notification.   Apart from finance ministers of all four provinces, Dr Salman Shah (Punjab), Asad...

Weekly review: KSE 100 gains 4 percent to 1,502 points, second in 12 months high

The benchmark KSE-100 closed at 39,049pts, up by 1,502pts or 4.0% WoW, this is second highest weekly gain in last twelve month). This week trading commenced on a positive note and gained over 1,000pts on Monday as the crown...

Malaysian economic adviser welcomes Pakistan business community to Terengganu US 2 bln meat market

Economic Advisor to Terengganu Province in Malaysia Haji Roslin Abdul Rehman has urged the business community of Pakistan to seriously look into the possibility of exporting meat to Malaysia which is a US$2 billion market for meat only, of...

About Me

Zain Zubair is a staff writer for World News Observer. He is studying ACCA in Pakistan. Besides Accountancy and writing pieces, he loves cooking and nature photography. Zain has attended various modern journalism workshops. Contact: [email protected]
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