Inflation catches train: Pakistan increases railway fares

Inflation catches train: Pakistan increases railwa...

Ticket prices to surge by 10% in November Rail fares for people across the country will increase by 10% from November, adding pressure to incomes already squeezed by risi...

  • Date: October 26, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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Contrary property prices

Contrary property prices

Property stakeholders appear divided over apartment rates in the last three years in Karachi as some claim with confidence about a whooping increase in prices while others suggest de...

  • Date: October 26, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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SBP allows dollar buying with e-Sahulat verification

SBP allows dollar buying with e-Sahulat verificati...

KARACHI: For facilitating genuine buyers, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Saturday temporarily allowed the exchange companies to sell over $500 to individuals on the production o...

  • Date: October 24, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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NHA refutes Rs1,000 bn corruption allegation in motorways construction: TI Pakistan

NHA refutes Rs1,000 bn corruption allegation in mo...

ISLAMABAD: Transparency International Pakistan has asserted that the National Highway Authority (NHA) has refuted its own minister Murad Saeed’s statement about the alleged corruptio...

  • Date: October 22, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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Action taken against 3 illegal housing societies in Faisalabad

Action taken against 3 illegal housing societies i...

The action was taken against 3 illegal housing societies in FaisalabadFAISALABAD Under the directions of the Faisalabad Development Authority, the district administration has tak...

  • Date: October 22, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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PM IMRAN KHAN-LED MEETING MULLS OVER SUBSIDY ON PETROL TO LOW-INCOME GROUPS

PM IMRAN KHAN-LED MEETING MULLS OVER SUBSIDY ON PE...

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the PTI leadership headed by Prime Minister Imran Khan has proposed the provision of subsidies on petrol to the low-income groups as the government prepares t...

  • Date: October 21, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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Values of immovable properties: Realtors urge FBR to explain proposed raise

Values of immovable properties: Realtors urge FBR ...

ISLAMABAD: The real estate sector has urged the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to explain whether the rationale behind the proposed enhancement in values of immovable properties is d...

  • Date: October 20, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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Extensive inspection in Islamabad to prevent spread of dengue

Extensive inspection in Islamabad to prevent sprea...

Islamabad: In the light of decisions taken at a meeting chaired by the CDA chairman Amir Ali Ahmed who is also Chief Commissioner Islamabad, the Islamabad administration undertoo...

  • Date: October 15, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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US DOLLAR TOUCHES FRESH PEAK AGAINST RUPEE

US DOLLAR TOUCHES FRESH PEAK AGAINST RUPEE

KARACHI: The United States (US) dollar continued its surge against the Pakistani rupee hitting a fresh peak in the inter-bank currency market on Thursday. According to the St...

  • Date: October 14, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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FBR to revise rates upward for valuation of properties

FBR to revise rates upward for valuation of proper...

FBR to revise rates upward for valuation of propertiesISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has decided to revise rates for valuation of immovable properties in all m...

  • Date: October 13, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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Cement prices: Tug-of-war

Cement prices: Tug-of-war

Coal-starved China would pay any price for coal, so the country’s managers claim. The unlikely commodity that became very hot in the international market very fast has caused pri...

  • Date: October 11, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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FBR proposing amendments to Benami laws

FBR proposing amendments to Benami laws

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is proposing amendments in the Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Act, 2017 and Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Rules, 2019 to seek...

  • Date: October 11, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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FBR develops single sales tax portal to facilitate taxpayers

FBR develops single sales tax portal to facilitate...

Taxpayers are no longer required to file monthly returns separately to every tax jurisdiction where they conduct business   LAHORE: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR)...

  • Date: October 8, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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Work on digitisation of land records under way

Work on digitisation of land records under way

ISLAMABAD:The colonial-era obsolete patwari system of land records was not only incompatible with the fast-changing digital world but was full of flaws, shortcomings, and corrupt...

  • Date: October 8, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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NCOC ALLOWS SCHOOLS TO RESUME NORMAL CLASSES FROM OCT 11

NCOC ALLOWS SCHOOLS TO RESUME NORMAL CLASSES FROM ...

ISLAMABAD: National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) head Asad Umar on Thursday announced that all educational institutions would start normal classes from October 11. ...

  • Date: October 7, 2021
  • Author Name: Sumaira Burhan
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