Category Archives: Business & Finance

AJK Development Working Party approves 23 development projects

Azad Jammu and Kashmir Development Working Party has approved 23 development projects costing 9.24 billion rupees.Presiding over the meeting in Muzaffarabad today (Tuesday), Additional Chief Secretary (Development) Dr. Syed Asif Hussain Shah also revie...

EU to provide Euros 6 million in humanitarian aid to Libya in 2019

Brussels The European Union will provide 6 million euros ($6.7 million) in humanitarian assistance to Libya in 2019, bringing the total amount the bloc has allocated toward the country over the past year to 15 million euros."As many Libyans continued

King Fahad Complex to highlight Saudi Arabia’s efforts in serving Holy Qur’an

Madinah Saudi Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawah and Guidance, represented by the Madinah-based King Fahd Complex for Printing the Holy Qur'an, will participate in the Book and Information Fair, to be organized by the Islamic University under the patro...

UN CHIEF APPOINTS GEORGE CONWAY OF CANADA AS DEPUTY SPECIAL ENVOY FOR SOMALIA

UN SECRETARY GENERAL ANTA�NIO GUTERRES ON SATURDAY ANNOUNCED THE APPOINTMENT OF GEORGE CONWAY OF CANADA AS ACTING DEPUTY SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR THE UNITED NATIONS ASSISTANCE MISSION IN SOMALIA (UNSOM).CONWAY, WHO SUCCEEDS PETER DE CLERCQ OF THE NET...

Govt is Launching a Digitized Platform for the Investor/Broker Community

In a major move to facilitate investors, the government is all set to launch a digitized platform for investors/brokers community from the first week of April 2019.Chairman Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Farrukh Sabzwari, while t...

Asian Development Bank is Satisfied With Peshawar BRT Project

The local media's hue and cry over the delayed completion of Peshawar's Rapid Bus Transit (BRT) was in vain as the Asia Development Bank (ADB) � the financer of the BRT � has shown satisfaction over the pace and quality

CM KP orders inquiry to ascertain causes in delay of BRT Project Peshawar

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan has directed Provincial Inspection Team to carry out an inquiry for ascertaining causes that delayed Bus Rapid Transit Project Peshawar.He further directed to furnish a comprehensive report to fix responsi...

Pakistan Foreign Exchange Reserves Surge to $15.7 Billion: SBP

The country's foreign exchange reserves have surged to $15.7 billion after receiving inflows of $1 billion from United Arab Emirate on the account of cash financial support.According to the data of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), the total liquid foreign...