Tag Archives: Sector

Banking sector spoofs a James Bond film

The banks defrauded allegedly by Khurram Rasool, former advisor to Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, tend to mobilize next week the Supreme Court against the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) for the spy

Turkey shows interest in steel sector

Foreseeing the immense demand of steel in Pakistan during the next few years due the government’s plans to construct mega hydel power projects and infrastructure projects, Turkish investors have started looking for

Cement sector continues to under perform

Despite tremendous potential, the cement manufacturing sector continues to operate at much lower levels than its installed capacity and faces huge losses due to sharp increase in input cost. “It is a

USAID to strengthen power sector

The United States is strengthening Pakistan’s energy sector and helping to end energy shortages. In this effort USAID Punjab Deputy Director Gail Spence launched a human resource management workshop for the nine

ICT offices shifted to Sector G-11/4

The ICT administration offices have been shifted from F/8 Markaz to Sector G-11/4. The offices of the chief commissioner, deputy commissioner of Islamabad, additional deputy commissioner (G), assistant commissioners, magistrates, Islamabad Transport

A year of gloom for agriculture sector

Agriculturists and farmers have termed the year 2011 as ‘black year’ for agriculture as imposition of General Sales Tax (GST) on agriculture inputs/implements and withdrawal of subsidies have multiplied cost of farming

Telecom sector faces decline

Telecommunication sector has faced a massive decline in foreign direct investment, as opportunities are limited in the said sector due to stiff competition and lack of technological moderation. Therefore, State Bank of