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SBP urged to act against non-acceptance of old-design $100 note at market rate

SBP urged to act against non-acceptance of old-design $100 note at market rate

August 19, 2017 8:02 pm

KARACHI: President of Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Shamim Ahmed Firpo has urged the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to take strict action against Exchange Companies (ECs) which were reluctant...
 
US stocks tumble on Trump woes, Spain attack

US stocks tumble on Trump woes, Spain attack

August 18, 2017 3:15 am

NEW YORK: US stocks fell sharply...
US in ‘economic war’ with China, says Trump strategist

US in ‘economic war’ with China, says Trump strategist

August 17, 2017 2:33 pm

Washington: White House strategist Steve Bannon...

Petroleum ministry invites Exploration & Production companies to tap Shale gas, oil potential

Petroleum ministry invites Exploration & Production companies to tap Shale gas, oil potential

August 16, 2017 6:34 pm

ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Petroleum and Natural...
Cash-strapped SoundCloud receives new funding

Cash-strapped SoundCloud receives new funding

August 16, 2017 11:54 am

FRANKFURT: SoundCloud, the world’s most popular...

China says it will defend interests if US harms trade ties

China says it will defend interests if US harms trade ties

August 15, 2017 1:31 pm

BEIJING: China will take action to...
Finance Minister lauded for clearing refund claims of Rs 23 bln

Finance Minister lauded for clearing refund claims of Rs 23 bln

August 13, 2017 1:42 pm

ISLAMABAD: The Federation of Pakistan Chamber...

Britain says will not stay in EU via ‘back door’

Britain says will not stay in EU via ‘back door’

August 13, 2017 12:43 pm

LONDON: After weeks of feuding, two...
North Korea factories humming with ‘Made in China’ clothes, traders say

North Korea factories humming with ‘Made in China’ clothes, traders say

August 13, 2017 10:00 am

DANDONG: Chinese textile firms are increasingly...
 
PM spells out govt’s economic objectives

PM spells out govt’s economic objectives

August 12, 2017 5:06 pm

KARACHI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi...
Revenue collection increases 70 percent in four years: Dar

Revenue collection increases 70 percent in four years: Dar

August 12, 2017 3:53 pm

ISLAMABAD: The revenue collection by Federal...

Saudi tax axe forcing thousands of Pakistanis to return home

Saudi tax axe forcing thousands of Pakistanis to return home

August 12, 2017 2:44 pm

By: Zamir Hussain Laghari Since July...
Crane collapse kills two Chinese engineers at CPEC site

Crane collapse kills two Chinese engineers at CPEC site

August 11, 2017 9:32 pm

ABBOTTABAD: Two Chinese engineers were killed...

Oil prices drop to two-week lows as oversupply concerns linger

Oil prices drop to two-week lows as oversupply concerns linger

August 11, 2017 11:31 am

SEOUL: Oil prices fell nearly 1%...
Overseas Pakistanis remit US $1.54 bln in July 2017

Overseas Pakistanis remit US $1.54 bln in July 2017

August 10, 2017 7:31 pm

KARACHI: Overseas Pakistani workers remitted US...

Political tensions continue to weigh on world stocks

Political tensions continue to weigh on world stocks

August 10, 2017 6:59 pm

LONDON: European stock markets slid again...
Washington imposes sanctions on eight Venezuelan officials, continues to spare oil industry

Washington imposes sanctions on eight Venezuelan officials, continues to spare oil industry

August 10, 2017 10:04 am

CARACAS/WASHINGTON: Washington imposed sanctions on eight...
 
 
 

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