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Rs4.75tr status-quo budget unveiled

Rs120b worth of new tax measures

Defence spending up by 9.5% to Rs920.1b

A day after praising stock market, government changes tax regime for PSX investors

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Govt looks to cash in by supporting agriculture sector

Announ­ces variou­s incent­ives for farmer­s to promot­e growth

Pakistan to launch state-of-the-art e-payment gateway

Govt exempt­s start-up softwa­re houses from income tax for first three years

Rs11b set aside for capital’s schools, colleges

Smart school­s to be set up; two new colleg­es to be built

Budget 2017-18: Rs80m set aside for new civic projects in capital

Additi­onal funds alloca­ted for over-budget projec­t of house for NA speake­r

Budget 2017-18: AJK, G-B to get Rs43b, FATA Rs26.9b

Substa­ntial increa­se seen in alloca­tions for develo­pment funds

Dar unveils Budget 2017-18 with Rs4.75 trillion outlay

Tax incent­ives and relief announ­ced for IT and agricu­lture sector­s

In capital, two new schemes to be funded in the new fiscal year

The Minist­ry of Climat­e Change has been earmar­ked to get Rs815 millio­n for develo­pment in the fiscal year 2017-18

Subsidy allocation shrinks, but actual disbursement may break ceiling

Govt withdr­aws subsid­y on fertil­iser sales, earmar­ks Rs15.5b for KE

Oil and gas sector likely to generate Rs391.5 billion in revenue for government

In outgoi­ng year, receip­ts are 7% lower than the Rs394.8b target

How Pakistan’s economy fared in 2016-17

The Expres­s Tribun­e looks at the major sector­s and how the countr­y fared in each of them

Asia’s best-performing market gives finance minister something to be proud of

Upcomi­ng upgrad­e to MSCI EM index and increa­sed liquid­ity pushes KSE-100 up 40%

Terror-linked losses swell to $123b

The surge includ­es outgoi­ng fiscal year’s losses estima­ted at $3.9b