UK HC experiences ‘smoking hazards’

UK HC experiences ‘smoking hazards’

British High Commissioner to Pakistan Philip Barton, the UK’s top most diplomat to Pakistan, allegedly broke the UK government’s rules by attending a meeting at which British American Tobacco (BAT), the parent company of Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC), lobbied Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and Minister of State for National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar.


Anything for Chinese, everything for development: PM

During separate meetings with the top executives of three leading Chinese companies; Huaneng Group, ICBC Corporation and Zonergy Corporation, at the Prime Minister’s House, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Monday said that the government would extend all possible facilitation to the Chinese companies to enable them complete the planned projects within stipulated period.


Govt working for revamping of PIA: PM

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met PIA’s Air League union officials at the PM House on Friday morning. Matters pertaining to the revival of PIA came under discussion during the meeting. The prime


CNG prices likely to down by 23pc

The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has proposed reduction of 23 per cent in the per kilogram price of the Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). According to details, the proposal to lower


New job descriptions notified for tax mandarins

In a major development, the government has announced new job descriptions and key performance indicators (KPIs) for senior tax officials including chief commissioners, commissioners, additional commissioners, deputy and assistant commissioners with effect