Friday, January 18, 2019

D.G Khan Cement announces completion of largest cement plant

LAHORE: D.G Khan Cement on Wednesday announced it had finalized the installation of Pakistan's biggest cement plant situated at Hub, Baluchistan. In a notification sent to the stock exchange, D.G Khan Cement Company Limited said...

First Pak biodegradable carpet outlet opened in Paris

ISLAMABAD: Multan Carpet Industries has opened its first outlet and warehouse in Paris under the name "Noble Natural" to market Pakistan-made, biodegradable, synthetic and handmade high-end carpets and rugs. Ambassador of Pakistan to France, Moin-ul-Haque,...

Saudi Arabia negates Iranian and Russian gossip, releases latest pictures of Prince Mohammad

RIYADH:The SaudiArabianRoyal family has released a photograph of Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman amid conflicting claims by Iranian and Russian media (God forbid) about assassination. Prince Mohammad had not been seen since April 21 when...

Sajid Javid pledges more funding for police to meet their challenges

LONDON: Home secretary Sajid Javid has promised to ensure police officers have the resources they need to meet their challenges. He pledged in his first speech to the Police Federation to provide the "tools and...

11 international NGOs including Al-Khair Foundation disallowed in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Government has banned working of eleven foreign NGOs including London based outfit Al-Khair Foundation. Implementing the government’s decision, the Senior Superintendent of police (SSP) has instructed all zonal SPs of Islamabad region to...

Husain Lawai elected as Chairman of PSX Board of Directors

KARACHI: Prominent banker Husain Lawai was unanimously elected as Chairman of the Board in the first meeting of newly constituted Board of Directors of Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited (PSX) held Tuesday. Lawai, along with other...

SBP governor says financial sector is instrumental in national development

KARACHI: "The financial sector is instrumental in the National development of a country. The role of the institutions contributing to this sector in various forms needs to be not only highlighted; but duly acknowledged,"...

Zakaat deducted from all bank accounts in Pakistan

KARACHI: At the instructions of State Bank of Pakistan, Zakat was deducted from 1st of Ramazan-ul-Mubarak from bank accounts of savings and profit/loss accounts, including deposits. Every year the central bank issues a similar...

Election on July 27, schedule this week, Hussain or Ishtiaq to be caretaker PM?

ISLAMABAD: To meeting the constitutional requirement, election schedule has to be announced latest by this week and according to informed sources, the programme would be announced any day of this week. Similarly, the name...

Who got what? Aslam Beg and Durrani expose bribed politicians

Nation special report ISLAMABAD: It is now set that the political parties Former Chief of Army Staff General (Retd) Mirza Aslam Beg and ex-Director General Inter Services Intelligence Asad Durrani Wednesday separately appeared before the...