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1. Revenue, GDP growth targets missed
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... vings-to-GDP ratio. On the fiscal front, even though the government was able to contain the fiscal deficit below target, it failed to achieve its tax collection target by a large marg ...
Monday, 02 June 2014
2. C/A deficit rises to $2bn
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KARACHI: The current account deficit has risen for the third consecutive quarter (Jan-March) of this fiscal year. The State Bank reported on Thursday that the total current account deficit at ...
Friday, 18 April 2014
3. Trade deficit shrinks to $12.5bn
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Tuesday, 11 March 2014
4. GDP grows 5pc in first quarter: SBP
(Highlights/Business News)
... aw materials. The import of petroleum, machinery, and metal was particularly strong, which increased the trade deficit by $0.6 billion during first quarter of the FY14 over the corresponding per ...
Friday, 28 February 2014
... e analysts in a poll by Reuters even projected a trade deficit, saying the large surplus in December was an anomaly unlikely to be repeated as shippers rushed out mineral ore exports before the ban ca ...
Friday, 28 February 2014
6. Privatisation needs a second thought
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Monday, 24 February 2014
ISLAMABAD: The government has put a squeeze on development schemes of federal ministries in an effort to contain fiscal deficit within the limits agreed to with the International Monetary Fund ...
Monday, 24 February 2014
... port their consignments across the LOC. Other issues: Apart from trust deficit in the wake of the drug smuggling row, some other issues also cast doubts on the future of the trade, he said. ...
Wednesday, 19 February 2014
9. Accord today for $900m ADB assistance
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Wednesday, 12 February 2014
10. Pakistan economy improving: IMF
(Highlights/Business News)
... Pakistan had to commit to changes in the economy designed to increase growth and improve financial stability. The measures aim to bring down the deficit, reduce pervasive electricity shortages and ...
Monday, 10 February 2014
11. State Bank leaves policy rate unchanged
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Monday, 20 January 2014
12. July-Dec trade deficit shrinks
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Thursday, 16 January 2014
13. SBP projects economic growth rate of 3-4pc
(Highlights/Business News)
... t. The report said higher than anticipated CSF inflows, and modest growth in workers remittances reduced the current account deficit to 1pc of the GDP in FY13 from 2.4pc in the previous year. Howev ...
Thursday, 16 January 2014
14. Making remittances more productive
(Highlights/Business News)
...  very low tax- to -GDP ratio, increasing remittances also provide some relief to the government from mounting current account and fiscal deficits. The incremental trend in remittances has facilitate ...
Monday, 06 January 2014
15. Asian shares mixed ahead of Fed decision
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HONG KONG: Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday, with attention focused on Washington as investors await the end of a Federal Reserve policy meeting to find out its plans for a huge stimulus programme. ...
Wednesday, 18 December 2013
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Monday, 25 November 2013
17. Export of services dips 49pc
(Highlights/Business News)
ISLAMABAD: Services trade plunged into a deficit of $740.38m in the first quarter (July-September) of this fiscal year, compared with a surplus of $148.75m in the same quarter last fiscal year. ...
Saturday, 16 November 2013
18. Reserves fall by over $1bn in a month
(Highlights/Business News)
Friday, 25 October 2013
... herited a broken economy with average GDP growth of 3 per cent in the last five years, lowest investment to GDP at 14 per cent, unbearable federal fiscal deficit of 8.2 per cent, mount ...
Tuesday, 22 October 2013
20. Big rise in tax revenues as reforms kick in
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Wednesday, 28 August 2013
Wednesday, 28 August 2013
Thursday, 22 August 2013
Tuesday, 20 August 2013
24. Govt to sell T-bills through stock market
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... o promote investment in government papers. It seems the government would continue to depend on borrowing to meet the fiscal deficit which rose to as high as 8.8 per cent in FY13. The only change  ...
Monday, 19 August 2013
25. Trade deficit swells by 6.07pc to $1.71b
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Saturday, 17 August 2013
26. Delayed LNG import could save $1.5 billion
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Thursday, 15 August 2013
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Thursday, 15 August 2013
... t our country cannot afford to have one of the worst-performing currencies in Asia which is result of deficits and lack of capital inflows, depletion of reserves, flight of capital and failure to pu ...
Saturday, 27 July 2013
29. Surge in fruit, vegetable exports
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Friday, 26 July 2013
30. Kati concerned over declining rupee
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Friday, 26 July 2013

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