Economy


IMF has softened its stance in talks with Pakistan: Minister of State for Revenue

IMF has softened its stance in talks with Pakistan: Minister of State for Revenue

February 7, 2019 10:27 pm

The bailout package will likely be signed at the end of the fiscal year or early next financial year, say sources in the finance ministry
 
 
Six working groups set up during NFC session to make recommendations for new distribution formula

Six working groups set up during NFC session to make recommendations for new distribution formula

February 6, 2019 5:00 pm

Asad Umar assured the provinces that...
Dollar continues to slide, trades at two-month low

Dollar continues to slide, trades at two-month low

February 6, 2019 2:14 pm

The dollar is trading at...

The FBR will be punishing people involved in ‘benami’ transactions from February 8

Power and petroleum divisions have a month to submit plan on provision of power and gas to SEZs

Power and petroleum divisions have a month to submit plan on provision of power and gas to SEZs

February 4, 2019 2:45 pm

The Economic Coordination Committee set the...
Getting foreign loans to become more expensive as S&P lowers Pakistan’s rating

Getting foreign loans to become more expensive as S&P lowers Pakistan’s rating

February 4, 2019 1:48 pm

Pakistan to offer higher interest rates...

Bus fares, house rent and food cost more now as inflation jumps to 7.2%

Bus fares, house rent and food cost more now as inflation jumps to 7.2%

February 2, 2019 3:40 pm

This is the highest rate of...
Job market to remain tight as the State Bank of Pakistan continues to push for economic stability
 
AIIB considering $260m for Karachi BRT, KWSB

AIIB considering $260m for Karachi BRT, KWSB

January 31, 2019 5:01 pm

Bank believes it can help during...
Mini-budget to support exports but expand budget deficit: Moody’s

Mini-budget to support exports but expand budget deficit: Moody’s

January 31, 2019 3:03 pm

It says the mini-budget focuses mainly...

Dollar falls by 30 paisa, trading at seven-week low

Dollar falls by 30 paisa, trading at seven-week low

January 31, 2019 1:11 pm

It is currently trading at...
Will new Asian infrastructure bank put $1b into Pakistan?

Will new Asian infrastructure bank put $1b into Pakistan?

January 31, 2019 11:09 am

Projects may be in Karachi, Rawalpindi,...

Islamabad to give online visa, fast-track electronic immigration to business people

Islamabad to give online visa, fast-track electronic immigration to business people

January 30, 2019 3:30 pm

It wants to improve its ease...
There will be fewer jobs but analysts think the State Bank won’t raise interest rates just yet

GDP growth target unachievable as policy shifts towards stabilisation, says the State Bank of Pakistan
Dollar falls to seven-week low

Dollar falls to seven-week low

January 29, 2019 5:40 pm

The dollar had kept buyers and...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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