The PTEA-ILO programme will put in place mechanisms to monitor and report on the application of and adherence...
'We are happy that the discovery will change the future of this country. But what about the people cultivating here.'
Pakistan’s Rs700bn poultry industry produces 1.25bn broiler chickens a year and provides jobs to 1.6m people.
Indian yarn imports can be ‘additional threat’ to spinning industry, which is struggling to cope with energy shortage.
FBR does not have Rs23 billion to pay back the tax refund claimants.
‘Unfortunately, the emphasis of government regulations is not on improving quality, but controlling prices.
“The gap between the government and the business community is widening,” notes Shahid Zia, a financial ...
LAHORE: Punjab’s industry, which is reeling under rising cost of doing business because of energy shortages, has...
The cut in output has also added to the cost of doing business.
Pakistan’s real estate market is expected to regain this year some of the sheen it had lost in 2014.
‘There is a perception in the international markets that Pakistan’s economic decline has stopped and the country is
The low tax-to-GDP ratio is making the federal government encroach upon provincial territory.
Economic policies grow out of political vision — economist Ali Kemal
The need for textile producers to adjust their growth strategies was never as urgent as it is now.
The government is expecting savings of $2bn, or 0.8pc of GDP, on the oil import bill during the current fiscal year
Pakistan is one of eight countries where the Chinese govt plans to help its investors set up special economic zones.
“Over the last few years, I have been observing a growing trend of people entering trade, instead of investing...
There is a surge within JI for its reinvention to play an assertive role in national politics.
The Super Asia group’s annual sales turnover, including exports of Rs350m, is around Rs2bn
Investment in the economy, especially in manufacturing, has hugely suffered in recent years.