Net Foreign Direct Investment Declines By 59% During July 2019

Pakistan's foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows declined by 59% year-on-year to $73.4 million in the first month of the current fiscal year compared to $179 million during the same period of last year, according to the data from the State

Askari Bank Posts 24% Growth in Profits in 2019

Askari Bank recorded a profitable half-year that ended on June 30 2019. It showed a growth of 24 percent year-on-year.According to the financial results, the bank's profit surged to Rs. 3.12 billion during the 1HY 2019 as compared to

Sugarcane should be cultivated in September: Experts

The agriculture experts have advised farmers to use the latest technologies and cultivate sugarcane crop in September for a bumper yield.A spokesman for Agriculture Department said approved varieties showed the most resistance against various diseases ...

Textile Exports Witness An Increase of 3.12% in July 2019

The textile exports of the country increased by 3.12% in July 2019 to $1.226 billion as compared to $1.189 billion in the same period last year, State Bank of Pakistan reported on Wednesday.The textile items which showed growth during the

Arab League voices concern over developments in Yemen’s Aden

Cairo The Arab League on Tuesday expressed concern over the worrying developments in the interim Yemeni capital, Aden.The latest developments will negatively impact stability in Yemen and the unity of its people, an Arab League official said in a

SECP Chairman & Stakeholders Meet to Improve Stock Market Situation

The newly appointed Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Chairman Aamir Khan is currently on a three-day visit to Karachi.The commissioner (Securities Market) and senior officials of the SECP are holding meetings with all stakeholders ...