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WB to launch prosperity fund for Pakistan on Friday

ISLAMABAD: The World Bank (WB) in collaboration with United Kingdom (UK) Prosperity Fund would formally launch prosperity fund for Pakistan for the capacity building of federal and provincial institutions involved in the

Rise in internet and mobile banking witnessed

ISLAMABAD: A remarkable growth in internet and mobile banking has been witnessed through a rise in banking services through advanced and convenient channels. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has issued the ‘Regulations for

PPL challenges Petroleum Division SRO in IHC

LAHORE: In a notification to the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX), Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) has challenged an unnumbered SRO by the Ministry of Energy (Petroleum Division) dated December 27, 2017. PPL is

Bitcoin struggles to stay above $10,000

NEW YORK: The cryptocurrency fell below the psychologically key level of $10,000 on Thursday, failing the latest attempt to recover from a sharp sell-off. Bitcoin dropped about 5 per cent to a

APO pledges support to Pakistan for improving productivity

ISLAMABAD: Asian Productivity Organisation (APO) Secretary-General Dr Santhi Kanoktanaporn Wednesday vowed to support Pakistan in skill development for innovation in productivity through its technical expert services for different sectors. During his meeting