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Govt giving subsidies to improve economy: Hafeez Shaikh

KARACHI, Nov 16 (INP): Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Hafeez Shaikh on Saturday said the government is giving subsidies to industrialists and exporters...

Pakistan to export pine nut to China

BEIJING, Nov 12 (INP): Chinese snack company, Bestore, signed a deal with Pakistan pine nut provider worth 300 million yuan ($42 million) as the...

Cement industry profitability declines by up to 80%

LAHORE, Nov 02 (INP): The overall profitability of cement industry has dropped enormously by up to 80 percent during the FY19 as compared to...

Hike in LPG, oil rates to cause Rs700m additional burden for consumers in Nov:...

LAHORE, Nov 02 (INP): The Pakistan Industrial and Traders Associations Front (PIAF) has condemned the government for increasing prices of three major petroleum products,...

Cement sales decline by 50pc to almost 70,000 tons per day

LAHORE, Oct 19 (INP): The cement sales in the country have declined by more than 50 percent to almost 70,000 tons per day from...

High energy costs hinder cement export: Experts

LAHORE, Sept 01 (INP): As high energy cost has made the cement production more expensive, the industry stakeholders said the cost of doing business...

Reducing imports not sustainable solution for economic stability: Mian Zahid

KARACHI, Aug 23 (INP): President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel...

Impossible to achieve IMF’s targets: PBIF

KARACHI, Aug 02 (INP): President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel...

Traders announce to hold 4-day countrywide strikes in August

LAHORE, July 31 (INP): All Pakistan Anjuman-e-Tajran (APAT) on Wednesday announced to hold four-day countrywide strikes against imposing new tax system during month of...

Cement domestic sale to remain dull in FY19

LAHORE, July 13 (INP)): The country’s total cement sales during the concluding fiscal year of 2018-19 is expected to remain flat, closing in at...

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China develops rare drug to treat cancer patients

BEIJING, Nov 20 (INP): A Chinese pharmaceutical firm has won International market for a self-developed lymphoma drug, giving a boost to domestic drug makers'...

Shehbaz Sharif’s resignation as PAC chairman accepted

ISLAMABAD, Nov 20 (INP): Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar on Wednesday accepted the resignation of opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif from the post of chairman...

US lays focus on promoting community services in Pakistan

Islamabad, November 20 (INP): The U.S. government’s English language programs place a special emphasis on the importance of community service. On November 16, more...