Daily Archives: May 16, 2020

Smuggling is a Curse For Pakistan’s Economy: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan has termed smuggling a curse for the Pakistani economy and said that no compromise will be made for those involved in what he termed as “a menace”. Smuggling, PM Imran said, posed a grave danger to the nation’s food security, leading to stress and challenges for the common people when a

PM’s Advisor Calls For a Fiscally Responsible Attitude in The Wake of COVID-19

Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance & Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has called for a demonstration of fiscally responsible attitude as the Coronavirus led impacts are expected to deeply distort the economic fabric of Pakistan. He has also called on all the Federal Ministries and Divisions for innovative and out of the box

Preparation process of new budget is in full swing: Secretary Punjab

Preparation process of budget of new fiscal year is in full swing. In this connection, Secretary Punjab Government Muhammad Abdullah Sumbal said that government has decided to take input from people in preparation of forthcoming budget. He said that people will give their proposals till 28th of this month whether government should invest more for

Food Deptt distributes 758,427 gunny bags to farmers in Faisalabad Division

The Food Department has so far distributed 785,427 gunny bags to farmers in all four districts of Faisalabad division for procurement of wheat at government fixed rates. A spokesman of the food department said that 186,123 gunny bags were distributed in district Faisalabad, 137,123 bags in Toba Tek Singh, 402,557 in Jhang and 5,156 bags