Wednesday, June 26, 2019  | 22 Shawwal, 1440 | BETA
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
You are here:    Home      Posts tagged "world bank"

Pakistan, World Bank sign agreements worth $918m

Loans to help manage KP’s resources, improve education

Read More

June 18, 2019


World Bank approves $518m to help Pakistan increase tax base

$118m will go to KP for tax reforms

Read More

June 14, 2019


Karachi Saddar revamp plan may take a year

City needs to cater to pedestrians not cars

Read More

April 27, 2019


IMF package expected to be $6-8b: finance minister

IMF team to visit Pakistan in last week of April

Read More

April 15, 2019


World Bank assures Asad Umar of continued support for Pakistan

He is in Washington to meet IMF, World Bank officials

Read More

April 11, 2019


Pakistan’s 2020 economic growth to slow to 2.7%: World Bank

Things are expected to pick up in FY2021

Read More

April 7, 2019


SBCA rolling out online construction permits for Karachi

Only licensed professionals to upload applications

Read More

April 3, 2019


PM Khan envisions a Pakistan where housing is affordable to all

Only the elite class can buy houses in Pakistan

Read More

March 28, 2019


Spend less on defence and more on human development, World Bank tells Pakistan

Proposes to more than double the spending on education and health, reduce fertility rate by half

Read More

March 18, 2019


World Bank to reform KMC, revamp KWSB as part of three $2b Karachi projects

It will also take over construction of the Yellow Line BRT

Read More

March 4, 2019


AIIB considering $260m for Karachi BRT, KWSB

Bank believes it can help during macroeconomic uncertainty

Read More

January 31, 2019


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

Projects may be in Karachi, Rawalpindi, and Lahore

Read More

January 31, 2019


SBCA tests reforms with 30-day Karachi house construction permit deadlines

400sq yrd houses, warehouses in category

Read More

January 26, 2019


World Bank, Pakistan sign $100m deal for the production of solar energy in Sindh

Solar power to light up 200,000 houses in Sindh

Read More

January 9, 2019


World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announces resignation

He has stepped down more than three years before his current term was due to expire

Read More

January 8, 2019


Foreign reserves go up as Pakistan receives $1b from Saudi Arabia

The last aid installment is expected to arrive next month

Read More

December 14, 2018


The World Bank, Empress Market and the Sindh government

A $100m question: Why was this done?

Read More

November 22, 2018


IMF warns of ‘somewhat’ greater global financial risk

Risks could be produced by sudden tightening of conditions

Read More

October 10, 2018


World Bank to help Gap clothing suppliers in Pakistan save water, energy

Development comes at a time when Pakistan’s energy needs are growing

Read More

October 5, 2018


The World Bank says it will support the PTI govt’s reform plans

The World Bank is ready to support the PTI-led government’s reform plans, it announced on Wednesday. The bank said the plans are needed to stabilise the economy and accelerate growth to end poverty and boost prosperity. The commitment was made by the World Bank’s newly appointed vice-president for the South Asia region, Hartwig Schafer, when…

Read More

August 29, 2018