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First Britain-China direct freight train arrives back in China - Khaleej Times;

First Britain-China direct freight train arrives back in China - Khaleej Times

Khaleej TimesFirst Britain-China direct freight train arrives back in ChinaKhaleej TimesThe first freight train to run from Britain to China arrived in the city of Yiwu in eastern China on Saturday, completing its 12,000-km (7,456-mile) journey. The train was greeted by traders and shipping company officials when it arrived at Yiwu West ...First London-China freight train arrives in YiwuPakistan ObserverFirst direct London-China train completes 12000km-runTimes of IndiaModern day Silk RoadDeutsche WelleMareeg Media -Latin American Herald Tribune -Business Standard -India Todayall 16 news articles »

APBF gears up for budget proposals - The Express Tribune;

APBF gears up for budget proposals - The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneAPBF gears up for budget proposalsThe Express TribuneLAHORE: The All Pakistan Business Forum (APBF) has started consultations with experts for the final preparation of the proposal for the upcoming federal budget. APBF President Ibrahim Qureshi said Saturday that an effort being made to provide the ...APBF all set to submit proposals for Federal Budget 2017-18The Nationall 2 news articles »

Govt to ensure 100pc certified cotton seed supply for farmers - Pakistan Observer;

Govt to ensure 100pc certified cotton seed supply for farmers - Pakistan Observer

The Express TribuneGovt to ensure 100pc certified cotton seed supply for farmersPakistan ObserverIn order to achieve the maximum cotton crop output, arrangements have been finalized to ensure supply of 100 percent certified cotton seeds to farmers during the current Kharif season. During the current sowing season, about 38,000 metric tons of ...Govt to distribute 38000MT certified cotton seedsThe News Internationalall 3 news articles »

Two-day workshop on renewable energy begins - The Nation;

Two-day workshop on renewable energy begins - The Nation

The News InternationalTwo-day workshop on renewable energy beginsThe NationIslamabad-A two-day workshop on national policy framework for renewable energy and energy efficiency for industrial sector, organised by United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) began on Saturday. The workshop highlights the current ...Renewable energy workshop heldThe News Internationalall 3 news articles »

NAB committed to rooting out corruption at any cost: Chairman - The Nation

NAB committed to rooting out corruption at any cost: ChairmanThe NationIslamabad-National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Qamar Zaman Chaudhry on Saturday said that corruption was the root cause of all evils and the bureau was committed to rooting out it at any cost. Chairing a meeting to review the latest working of all ...and more »

PTL to restart transport services from May 1 - The Nation

PTL to restart transport services from May 1The NationISLAMABAD:- Pakistan Tours Limited (PTL) will restart its transport services to northern areas from May 1. PTL buses would continue its services throughout season till the month of August. Tourists can avail PTDC motels services along with transport.and more »

Textile machinery, garments technology expo concludes - The Nation;

Textile machinery, garments technology expo concludes - The Nation

Daily TimesTextile machinery, garments technology expo concludesThe NationKARACHI - Pakistan's 10th international textile machinery and garments technology exhibition, IGATEX Pakistan 2017-Exhibition and Conference, concluded successfully here on Saturday. Many participants pledged to start joint ventures and a large number ...Trade deals galore at apex textile exhibitionThe News Internationalall 3 news articles »

Reforming FBR again and again - The News International;

Reforming FBR again and again - The News International

The News InternationalReforming FBR again and againThe News InternationalPakistan has achieved economic stability in result of its compliance with the IMF program and it could further improve through continuation of reforms in different sectors. This is what the IMF and other financial institutions have predicted. This ...Investor-friendly tax policyDaily Timesall 3 news articles »

Malaysia Energy Profile: Strategically Located For Seaborne Energy Trade – Analysis - Eurasia Review;

Malaysia Energy Profile: Strategically Located For Seaborne Energy Trade – Analysis - Eurasia Review

Eurasia ReviewMalaysia Energy Profile: Strategically Located For Seaborne Energy Trade – AnalysisEurasia ReviewMalaysia's energy industry is a critical sector of growth for the entire economy and has accounted for nearly 20% of the country's total gross domestic product in recent years.1. New tax and investment incentives, which started in 2010, promote oil and ...Malasian palm oil price reverses losses to see slight gains ahead of dataThe Star Onlineall 6 news articles »

SECP, PEC sign MoU to spread financial awareness - The Nation;

SECP, PEC sign MoU to spread financial awareness - The Nation

Daily TimesSECP, PEC sign MoU to spread financial awarenessThe NationISLAMABAD (Staff Reporter): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) and Pakistan Expo Centres Private Limited (PEC) have signed an MoU to establish cooperation for creating financial awareness for the public. SECP Investor ...SECP approves certification for research analystsDaily TimesSECP prescribes certificationThe News Internationalall 3 news articles »

Ogra recommends Rs15/litre increase in kerosene oil - The Nation;

Ogra recommends Rs15/litre increase in kerosene oil - The Nation

The NationOgra recommends Rs15/litre increase in kerosene oilThe NationISLAMABAD - The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has recommended the government to reduce Motor Gasoline (Petrol) and High Speed Diesel (HSD) prices by Rs1 per litre each for May. The authority also proposed Rs 15 per litre increase in ...Ogra suggests cut in petrol, diesel pricesThe News Internationalall 3 news articles »

PSX inks MoUs with SMEDA and ICCI - The Nation;

PSX inks MoUs with SMEDA and ICCI - The Nation

The NationPSX inks MoUs with SMEDA and ICCIThe NationKARACHI - Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA) and Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ICCI) for mutual cooperation and to ...SMEDA's Development Plan 2013-2018 remains underdogDaily Timesall 2 news articles »

PIAF chief calls for tax-free budget to 'achieve growth' - The Nation;

PIAF chief calls for tax-free budget to 'achieve growth' - The Nation

The NationPIAF chief calls for tax-free budget to 'achieve growth'The NationLAHORE - Pakistan Industrial and Traders Association Front (PIAF) Chairman Irfan Iqbal Sheikh has urged the government to announce a tax-free budget for the year 2017-18 to achieve high economic growth; as increase in number of taxes always ...and more »

Minister seeks leasing facility for transport owners - The Nation;

Minister seeks leasing facility for transport owners - The Nation

Daily TimesMinister seeks leasing facility for transport ownersThe NationKARACHI - The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) should direct banks to offer leasing facility to public transport sector and give incentives to prospective investors to bring modern and spacious buses on the roads in Karachi because city's mass ...Leasing facility needed for better trasnsport servives in KarachiDaily Timesall 2 news articles »

A deepening crisis - The News International;

A deepening crisis - The News International

The News InternationalA deepening crisisThe News InternationalPresident Trump's electoral victory in the US on the economic agenda of protectionism and nationalism, Brexit and the rising tide of extreme right-wing, populist, nationalist, anti-EU forces in Europe coupled with the continued economic crisis in most ...A world turned inside outThe New Timesall 2 news articles »

ECC cuts price of imported urea,grants tax exemption to Japanese loan - The News International;

ECC cuts price of imported urea,grants tax exemption to Japanese loan - The News International

The News InternationalECC cuts price of imported urea,grants tax exemption to Japanese loanThe News InternationalISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet under chairmanship of Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Friday accorded approval to slash down prices of imported urea up to Rs1000 per bag and granted tax exemption to Japanese ...ECC approves exemption to JICA from all levies, taxesPakistan Observerall 2 news articles »

US refiners bet on strong exports to balance market - Daily Times;

US refiners bet on strong exports to balance market - Daily Times

Daily TimesUS refiners bet on strong exports to balance marketDaily TimesNEW YORK: US refiners have come out of maintenance season betting that big exports to Mexico and South America will help alleviate high product inventories and boost margins as the critical summer driving season nears. The first wave of earnings ...and more »

Goldman hopes high rates will lure consumers to online bank - Daily Times;

Goldman hopes high rates will lure consumers to online bank - Daily Times

Daily TimesGoldman hopes high rates will lure consumers to online bankDaily TimesGoldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) plans to promote its high-interest bearing deposit products in a marketing push to consumers later this year as it looks to grow its online bank, Chief Strategy Officer Stephen Scherr said in an interview on Thursday.and more »