Saturday, May 27, 2017

Business

LAHORE/PESHAWAR (APP): The prices of fruits and vegetables have soared in different cities ahead of Ramazan as profiteers began to exploit masses by putting up their desired rates.

ISLAMABAD (APP): Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, will formally launch the Economic Survey 2016-17 on Thursday.

ISLAMABAD/KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): The government has set this year's 'Nisab of Zakat' at Rs38406, which will apply on Saving Accounts, according to a notification issued Wednesday.

KARACHI (PPI): Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) continues its bullish momentum as KSE benchmark 100-index has surpassed 53,000 point-level psychological mark for the first time in its history during i

ISLAMABAD (APP): Pakistan’s Gross Domestic Product growth in Fiscal Year 2017 is expected to climb to 5.2 percent—the highest in nine years—and the growth rate will continue to accelerate, reaching

ISLAMABAD (APP): The National Economic Council (NEC) on Friday approved growth and spending on public sector development projects for the new fiscal year by 6 percent and Rs 1001 billion respective

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan’s conglomerate Al-Haj Group and South Korean automobile giant Hyundai has entered into partnership for producing top-of-the-line heavy commercial vehicles throug

ISLAMABAD (APP): The government during the current fiscal year would miss the target fixed for the exports by bigger margin as the cost of doing business remained high and Pakistani lost competitiv

KARACHI (NNI): Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) recorded appreciable gains on Monday, hitting new record high of 52,500 as buying local financial institutions and mutual funds emerged in the blue chip

JEDDAH (NNI): Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) and JCCI signed an MoU for long term institutional collaboration between the two organizations.