Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Pakistan

Pakistan to reduce foreign ships cargo tariff: Maritime minister

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Maritime affairs, Ali Zaidi on Thursday guaranteed to reduce prevailing cargo tariff of 4.2 billion dollars being paid by Pakistan to foreign ships. Addressing the passing out parade of Pakistan Marine Academy cadets in Karachi,...

Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves depletes by $567 million to $14.017.8 billion

KARACHI: The foreign exchange reserves of the country depleted by $567 million to $14.017.8 billion by week ended December 27 as compared with $14.584 billion in the preceding week, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Thursday. The...

Federal Cabinet appoints Farrukh H. Sabzwari as SECP Chairman

The federal cabinet has approved the appointment of SECP’s Commissioner Farrukh H. Sabzwari as Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP). Farrukh was appointed Commissioner at SECP on November 15, 2018. Farrukh would take charge of the...

Statement surfaced after the raid of FIA, regulator to assist LEAs: SECP

After the raid by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Wednesday, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan in a latest statement issued today says that the SECP shall continue to extend complete cooperation to law enforcement agencies (LEAs) for...

2nd round of 12th DG Rangers Sindh National Squash Championship concluded

KARACHI: The 2nd Round of 12thDG Rangers (Sindh) National Squash - 2018, were played here at Sindh Rangers Jahangir Khan Squash Complex North Nazimabad Karachi. The following are the results of 2nd Round: (Prefix numbers denotes seeding, and bold denotes...

supremacy of law should be ensured at every cost: State minister for Interior

The State Minister for Interior Shehryar Afridi met Governor Sindh Imran Ismail at Governor's House today. Chief Secretary Sindh, D.G. Rangers, IGP Sindh and Senior officers of LEAs/IAs attended the meeting. The meeting discussed at length the present Law...

Equity market sheds 86 points on investors’ dull interest

KARACHI: KSE-100 index of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) shed 86 points on Wednesday due to investor's dull interest. The benchmark KSE-100 index closed at 38,223 points as against 38,309 points showing a decline of 86 points. Analysts at Arif Habib...

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Flocking together gurus of a feather

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Brazil President Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus

Brazilian newspaper "Atardi" confirmed that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro underwent a fourth test for Coronavirus after he showed some symptoms, which was a positive...

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020. Another PIA flight will operate from Toronto to Lahore on 10 July...

Sacrificing role models of media

Remember Anil Datta, a gem of a reporter and guru of a sub-editor with the exemplary national spirit, foregoing job offers from the foreign...