Daily Archives: October 28, 2011

PIA strikes a fishy deal

Last week, the management of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has struck a fishy deal by acquiring two Boeing 747-200 series aircrafts SX-TIC and SX-TIE on ‘wet lease’ from an Athens-based Greek carrier,

Islamic Foundations

In Pakistan, one can find a list of formal foundations like Sultana foundation, Shaheen foundation, Al Khidmat foundation, Al Hudah foundation, Hamdard foundation, Shaheed foundation, Pakistan foundation fighting Blindiness, Pakistan Science foundation,

The tax debate

Improved tax collection numbers for FY11 only reinforce the centrality of the FBR to any meaningful initiative at raising revenue, especially since the 18th amendment enhanced provincial share and responsibility. Since the

5-rupee bill invalid after 31st December

State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has advised the general public to exchange Rs5 banknotes from the field offices of SBP Banking Services Corporation and the branches of all commercial banks operating throughout