Category Archives: General

AJK Assembly to initiate general discussion on budget on Friday

The Azad Jammu and Kashmir legislative Assembly will initiate general discussion on the fiscal year 2019-20 budget in Muzaffarabad tomorrow at 10:00 am.As per procedure, opposition leader Chaudhry Muhammad Yaseen will open the discussion. Source: Radi...

Karachi Importers Refuse to Share Wholesaler CNICs With FBR

Importers have refused to comply with the government's decision to provide computerized national identity card (CNIC) numbers along with the accurate particulars of unregistered wholesalers.The government, in its Finance Bill 2019-20, has bound the imp...

Pakistan-India Match Weather Update

With under an hour until the start of play, millions of fans across the world are keeping their fingers crossed for the weather to remain stable so that the match between Pakistan and India can take place.The UK's Met Office

SECP recommends to introduce mandatory health insurance for private sector employees

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan has recommended the federal government to introduce mandatory health insurance for the private sector employees.According to SECP, the compulsory occupational health insurance scheme can be introduced by a...

Two-day 5th Color and Chem Expo 2019 begins in Lahore

Pakistan's largest and exclusive exhibition of dyes, chemicals and allied industry, 5th Color and Chem Expo 2019 began at Expo Centre in Lahore today.This two-day exhibition is supported by Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce

KP Govt releases Rs220m for welfare of TDPs

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has released two hundred and twenty million rupees for the welfare of those Temporarily Displaced Persons (TDPs) of Kurram, Orakzai and Tank districts who returned to their native areas before March, 2015.According to ...

NonFilers Cannot Buy Cars or Immovable Property: FBR

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has refuted media reports that the recently introduced finance bill allows nontax filers to purchase cars or immovable property.FBR has clarified that individuals who have not filed their annual income or wealth state...

Crown prince of Abu Dhabi begins Germany visit

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan arrived in Berlin Tuesday for a two-day official visit Germany.During the visit, the crown prince will discuss with German President