HBL declared ‘Safest Bank’ in Pakistan

HBL, Pakistan’s largest commercial bank has been declared the ‘Safest Bank in Pakistan’ by Global Finance. The survey was conducted among top 100 countries around the world as part of an exclusive


Abbasi reaches Iran to discuss IP gas pipeline

A Pakistani delegation headed by Oil Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrived in Tehran on Monday to discuss expediting the implementation of the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline. The delegation is due to present new


PIA employees go on strike over wages issue

The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) employees on Monday went on strike claiming that the airline failed to fulfil its pledge of a wage increase. The airline management, however, is blaming the Air


SBP reports robust growth in e-banking for FY14

In a rapidly evolving international payments arena, Pakistan is also leaping forward as Fiscal Year 2013-14 registered robust growth in usage of electronic banking and payments. This was observed by the central


Asif stresses energy at investment moot

Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif said on Monday that Pakistan is the country where markets remain open till midnight and there is a need to adopt energy conservation habits


UNISAME advises PM to save his govt

The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME) invited the attention of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to the urgent need to implement policies and bring reforms in remaining part of his tenure