Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Zain Zubair

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...

Khurram Shahzad assumes charge as Acting President KCCI

Khurram Shahzad, Senior Vice President KCCI has assumed charge as Acting President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) during the absence of President KCCI Junaid Esmail Makda who departed for Saudi Arabia on Friday evening to...

Zhang assures FPCCI to commend Chinese govt six percent import duty waiver in GFZ

The Chairman of China Overseas Ports Holding Company (COPHC), Zhang Baozhong has assured FPCCI that he will recommend Chinese Government to waive 6 percent import duty for export industry setup in Gwadar Free Zone.   This was informed by FPCCI President...

KSE 100 sheds 41 points on investors lackluster behaviour

The benchmark KSE 100 index of Pakistan Stock Exchange on Friday downed by 41.20 points or (-0.11%) closed at 39049 on investors lackluster behavior.     Largely the index remained where it started. The opening bell saw an increase of 26pts...

Govt will acquire IMF package if its good for the country, says Asad Umar

Pakistan’s Finance minister Asad Umar has said that the government if gets good package from International Monetary Fund (IMF) so we will acquire the package or otherwise Pakistan is not in hurry. Talking to the anchorpersons, Asad Umar said that...

Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves down by $240 million

The foreign exchange reserves of Pakistan depleted by $240 million to $13.6 billion on January 04, 2019 as comparing with $13.4 billion in the previous week, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) stated on Thursday. The official reserves held by SBP...

Pakistan’s trade deficit shrinks 5% to $17.7 bln during 1HFY

The trade deficit of Pakistan narrowed by 5 percent to $17.7 billion during first half of the fiscal year due to the measures of regulatory duties on imports and various steps were taken to boost the exports. Ministry of Statistics...

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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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