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1. Foreign companies sign MoUs
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KARACHI: Companies from Morocco, China and Saudi Arabia have signed contracts with local suppliers to provide engineering products, gems/jewellery and tents/canvas. The ceremony took place at the ...
Saturday, 28 February 2015
... ith the ADB, the International Finance Corporation is expected to provide $20 million and local banks another $50 million. The rest of the project financing will come from equity proceeds of $33.3  ...
Saturday, 28 February 2015
3. Unsubdued sacrificial cattle market
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Friday, 10 October 2014
4. Corporates flush with cash
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Friday, 10 October 2014
5. UBL stake sale yields $387m
(Highlights/Business News)
... he transaction was 2pc higher than the floor price, helping the government fetch an extra $7.2m. He said 81pc of the buyers were foreigners and 19pc were local. The Privatisation Commission chair ...
Monday, 16 June 2014
...  reduction in depreciation limit. He urged Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and FBR chief to allow import of 660cc cars without any age limit as the local industry does not roll out this low engine powe ...
Monday, 02 June 2014
7. ECC approves Rs1.6 billion Ramazan package
(Highlights/Business News)
... n yarn to check its import which is increasing rapidly and the local industry has started feeling the heat of extraordinary liberal tariff regime. The ECC decided to withdraw its earlier decisi ...
Friday, 18 April 2014
... rs demanded that the 3G and 4G licences should only be given to them and to local companies at least a year later in order to establish their set-up. The demand seemed unfair to the al ...
Friday, 18 April 2014
... inister that his organisation also wanted to establish an international Pak Rupee programme, which would protect local businesses from exchange volatility. He also expressed interest i ...
Saturday, 12 April 2014
... d to submit to the National Bio-Safety Committee local bio-safety and risk assessment data on the quality of seed and its impacts on the environment. The substandard seed is back on sale to the fa ...
Monday, 07 April 2014
11. Food companies add value to exports
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A lot is happening across the spectrum of food business. Output and local sales of food items are growing, boosting profits of companies. Besides, food export earnings are up and import bills down, ...
Monday, 07 April 2014
12. Alarming controversy over urea prices
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Monday, 07 April 2014
...  Although around 500 staff gathered outside the twin plants near Bangalore for the start of their shifts, they did not clock in after managers insisted they sign the agreements, according to a local ...
Monday, 24 March 2014
14. Canada pledges support to local businesses
(Highlights/Business News)
LAHORE: Canadian High Commissioner Greg Giokas on Tuesday pledged technical assistance and support to ensure an easy access of Pakistani business community to Canadian markets and vowed to make ...
Wednesday, 12 March 2014
15. Car sales grow by 3.5pc
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KARACHI: Overall sales of locally produced cars grew by 3.5 per cent in July-February 2013-2014 as compared to same period last fiscal. Increase in car sales was backed by continuous growth in ...
Tuesday, 11 March 2014
16. Stocks hit new highs on institutional buying
(Highlights/Business News)
... y to the day-long talk of foreign buying, the figures released by the National Clearing Company showed that the overseas investors had offloaded $2.33m worth stocks on Monday. Local participants we ...
Tuesday, 11 March 2014
17. Additional GST on auto parts sale withdrawn
(Highlights/Business News)
... aying field for the local industry. The finance minister said the government appreciated the contribution made by the local automobile industry and would soon announce a vibrant national auto p ...
Tuesday, 11 March 2014
... ent had granted 48 licences over the past five years to 12 local and foreign companies for exploration of oil and gas in the country. The minister said the government had recently signed explora ...
Thursday, 06 March 2014
19. GDP grows 5pc in first quarter: SBP
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Friday, 28 February 2014
20. Reforms proposed to tap insurance sector
(Highlights/Business News)
... er (Insurance) Mohammed Asif Arif stressed the need to deliberate on the policy and regulatory issues to bring local insurance industry at par with the international standards. According to the repo ...
Friday, 28 February 2014
21. Equity prices drift lower
(Highlights/Business News)
... concerns as factors that drove down the market on Thursday. Samar Iqbal, AVP, Equity Sales at Topline Securities commented that due to lack of triggers, local bourse witnessed another lacklustre session ...
Friday, 28 February 2014
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Monday, 24 February 2014
23. Privatisation needs a second thought
(Highlights/Business News)
Monday, 24 February 2014
Wednesday, 19 February 2014
25. GE urged to invest in Pakistan
(Highlights/Business News)
...  of the company. By combining the latest advanced technologies with local solutions, the GE is working with local partners towards development of key infrastructure projects which will support curren ...
Wednesday, 19 February 2014
26. Bearish spell continues on stock market
(Highlights/Business News)
... last week, index has lost nearly 3 per cent. Scared investors continued to take profit and seek an exit as situation on the security front seemed to deteriorate. Among the locals, mutual funds offloaded ...
Wednesday, 19 February 2014
27. Car sales inch up
(Highlights/Business News)
Wednesday, 12 February 2014
28. Stocks extend overnight losses
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Wednesday, 12 February 2014
Thursday, 06 February 2014
30. Grappling with food inflation
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Monday, 27 January 2014

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