Dollar reserves dip to $13.46b

The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country slid to $13.464 billion up to October 17, reported the State Bank on Thursday. The reserves held by the central bank were counted


APCNGA to resist forced collection of GIDC

The All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) on Thursday said that Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC) is an oppressive, illegal and unconstitutional tax which must be abolished immediately. The Supreme Court has already


Dar seeks Chinese funding for Bhasha Dam

Federal Minister of Finance Senator Ishaq Dar met with his Chinese counterpart Lou Jiwei in Beijing Thursday and exchanged views on a wide-range of financial and economic matters of interest and areas


Banks, cements help KSE regain 30k-mark

The Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) regained the psychological mark of 30,000 points on Thursday as investors continued buying shares in banking and cement sectors after decline in political temperature as Pakistan Awami

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Meezan Bank to Islamise HSBC business

Meezan Bank will convert the entire business of HSBC Pakistan into Islamic banking products, said the bank on Wednesday. Also, the bank declared to have posted 24 per cent growth in its