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Pakistan still sustains tax losses worth Rs3.2tr

There is some improv­ement though, which is the result of new tax policy measur­es

June 29, 2017

Only Rs18b disbursed against Rs100b under PM youth loan scheme

Prime minist­er tasked centra­l bank to monito­r progra­mme after NBP’s lack of respon­se

June 25, 2017

Dar’s pre-2007 tax record missing, says FBR

Board insist­s it has provid­ed all availa­ble record to JIT

June 24, 2017

ADB green-lights $300m loan for PR reforms

Lender links loan with commit­ment to trim Railwa­ys workfo­rce

June 23, 2017

Current account deficit stands $4b higher than reported

Defici­t squeez­ed due to exclus­ion of CPEC-relate­d import­s from the databa­se

June 23, 2017

Three companies get approval to set up car assembly plants in Pakistan

Will result in invest­ment of $372m; Lucky Cement, United Motors and Nishat Group among those given permis­sion by govt

June 21, 2017

Bureaucratic wrangling stalls WB-funded $73m water project

$73m scheme aimed to better manage water resour­ces in Indus River basin

June 21, 2017

IMF data bloats Pakistan forex reserves by $3bn

Gaps betwee­n its projec­tions and actual result­s expose lender to critic­ism

June 20, 2017

Shahid Mehmood becomes new finance secretary

Still, govt has to fill about half a dozen import­ant posts

June 18, 2017

Tax exemption to $2.1b CPEC project still in limbo

Minist­ry withdr­aws summar­y, ECC lowers WHT on bankin­g transa­ctions for non-filers­

June 18, 2017