Thursday, July 18, 2019

Pakistan to get $3b in deposits, direct investments from Qatar

DOHA: Qatar is making $3 billion dollars worth of new investments in Pakistan, in the form of deposits and direct investments, said Special Assistant...

Stocks lost 448 points in noisy week

KARACHI: Trading at the stock market remained choppy during the outgoing week with the KSE-100 index recording a drop of 448 points (1.26 per...

Borrowing from State Bank doubles to Rs2.7tr

KARACHI: The government has announced its decision to stop borrowing funds from the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) in the next fiscal year after...

World Bank okays $171m for KP agri uplift

ISLAMABAD: The World Bank (WB) approved US $171 million to support agricultural productivity in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), by improving irrigation, strengthening small farmers’ skills,...

The IMF: buyers beware

Shahrukh Rafi Khan THIS short essay makes four points. First, the IMF serves global capital (finance and multinational corporations (MNCs)) by creating opportunities for it....

Govt to welcome British investment in CPEC: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Thursday said that the government would welcome British investment in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. Addressing a forum...

Govt, FPCCI to remove anomalies in budget

ISLAMABAD: Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance Abdul Hafeez Sheikh Wednesday invited Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) to work out...

Khushhali Bank goes live with world’s leading core banking system

Karachi: Khushhali Microfinance Bank Limited, the largest microfinance bank in Pakistan, announced that they have gone live with the world’s leading Core Banking System...

SBP report paints grim picture of agri sector

LAHORE: The agriculture sector is in trouble as the government admits that the sector cannot grow more than 1.9 per cent in the current...

Banks face cyber security, data privacy challenges

KARACHI: Experts during a seminar said that challenges including cyber security issues, social media, data privacy and third party risks have emerged strongly though...

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