Official says 17 companies are now manufacturing mobile phones in the country.
Mubarak Zeb Khan
The proposed PTA is estimated to enhance the volume of bilateral trade to nearly $5 billion in the next five years.
Technical mission of the fund has conducted a detailed study of Pakistan’s existing tax system and come up with recommendations.
The country's rank on the index has jumped 28 places in 2020.
The demand for the country’s exports has collapsed since March due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Razak calls on Afghan president, discusses range of issues pertaining to trade and economic integration.
Exports to Afghanistan, China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Iran, Nepal, Bhutan, and the Maldives fell to $719.198m in 1QFY21.
Large-scale manufacturing grew 4.81pc between July and September in the current fiscal year from a year ago.
The policy aims to reduce the input cost of the textile and clothing sector and make it competitive with regional players.
Under the policy, a three-tier institutional mechanism is proposed for the resolution of sector-specific problems.
Data shows visible improvements in export orders from international buyers mainly in the textile and clothing sectors since May.
Food prices see continuing increase of 16.5pc.
FBR exceeds the four-month target of Rs1.33tr by Rs15.7bn.
Farmers are currently sowing Rabi crops and the govt's timely intervention is estimated to enhance production.
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Company spokesperson says Jazz will "collaborate with all institutions for an early resolution of this issue".
Deliberations with the Afghan side were held in a detailed and micro-level after a long time.
Premier says CPEC can facilitate both Islamabad, Kabul to become trade hubs.
A bumper crop and good governance may reduce the pass-through on inflation and vice versa, it says.
Policy power regarding sales tax, federal excise duty, and income tax is still with the FBR's Inland Revenue Department.