Category Archives: Buying & Selling

Pakistan to resume Afghan exports through Wagah border crossing from July 15

Pakistan has decided to resume Afghan exports through Wagah border crossing from Wednesday, after implementing COVID-19 related protocols. In a press release, Foreign Office Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said the decision has been taken at the special request of the government of Afghanistan and with a view to facilitating Afghanistan’s transit trade. The Spokesperson said with

Performance of stock market reflects confidence of businessmen: Shibli

Information Minister Shibli Faraz says stock market performance is reflecting the business confidence in the country. In a tweet, he said receiving record 23 billion US dollars’ foreign remittances are the positive signals for the economy.   Source: Radio Pakistan

Chairman FBR Vows to Address Business’s Sales Tax Repayment Issues

Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Muhammad Javed Ghani has said that he will try his best to address the tax-related issues of the business community to promote business activities and strengthen the economy. He said this while talking to a delegation of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) that called on him led

Rice to be grown over 2,957 thousand hectares

Rice crop cultivation targets for Kharif season 2020-21 was fixed at 2,957 thousand hectares in order to produce about 7.999 million tons to fulfill the domestic requirements as well as for export. Ministry of National Food Security and Research official said that Rice is among major crops of the country which is use as staple

Stock market performance reflecting business confidence in country: Shibli

Information Minister Shibli Faraz says stock market performance is reflecting the business confidence in the country. In a tweet today (Monday), he said receiving record 23 billion US dollars’ foreign remittances are the positive signals for the economy.   Source: Radio Pakistan

SPB announces all banks operate from 09:00 am to 5:30 pm from tomorrow

The State Bank of Pakistan has announced that all banks will operate from 09:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. from tomorrow (Monday) as it had earlier reduced business timing due to coronavirus. An official circular has been issued in this regard. According to a circular, Monday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (with prayer /