Tag Archives: Financing

Neelum-Jehlum financing hits

Foreign fanciers’ reluctance to release committed funds has risked timely completion of 969 megawatt (MW) Neelum-Jehlum Hydropower project (NJHPC) facing Rs 90 billion shortfall as 59 per cent physical work is still

NBP atop agri financing

National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) is leading in agriculture credit financing compared to other banks and financial institutions in the country by lending Rs 45.79 billion (106% of achievement) during the year

US secretly financing Syrian opposition

WASHINGTON – The US government has been secretly financing Syrian opposition groups, including a satellite TV channel beaming anti-regime programming into the country, The Washington Post reported Monday.
Citing previously undisclosed diplomatic cables from WikiLeaks, the newspaper said the London-based Barada TV channel, which began broadcasting in April 2009, has ramped up operations to cover the mass protests in Syria.
Barada TV is closely affiliated with the Movement for