PEW demands immediate executions of terrorists

The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) Friday demanded immediate justice to the culprits of Peshawar carnage. The death penalty should be implemented as soon as possible as it would deter potential recruits from


Nepra approves Rs2.97 cut in power tariff

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Friday approved Rs 2.97 per unit cut in power tariff under the head monthly fuel price adjustment for the month of November. The regulatory


Banks lend Rs168b to farmers in five months

The banks during fiscal year FY15 (Jul-Nov 2014) have disbursed Rs 167.6 billion, reported the central bank on Thursday. This amount, the bank said, constitutes 33.5 percent of the overall annual target

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IMF Board clears release of $ 1.05b for Pakistan

The executive board of the International Monetary Fund has completed the fourth and fifth reviews of Pakistan’s economic performance paving the way for release of about US $1.05 billion. The release of