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Saturday, July 2, 2022

Bajwa meets Shehbaz,
Security situation within
Country and foreign
ties discussed in detail

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday called on Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and held a discussion with him on country’s security situation. However, no...

Top ranking Chinese
officials arrive in Pakistan
to meet Shehbaz and
to talk with Bilawal

ISLAMABAD: Senior Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi arrived in Islamabad with a delegation on Wednesday for a two-day trip to Pakistan.Yang Jiechi, a member of the Politburo of the Central Committee of the...

Pakistan could not
participate in BRICS
as blocked by India,
though host was China

ISLAMABAD: In an international development, Pakistan could not participate Monday in a ‘High-level Dialogue on Global Development,’ held virtually and hosted by China on the side-lines of...

“IMF doesn’t trust
Pakistan due to PTI,
more difficult time
yet to come”: Shehbaz

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said on Thursday that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) did not trust Pakistan because the previous government had gone back on its agreement with the institution. “In...

Pakistan assures IMF
to impose Rs436bn
more taxes, Rs5 levy
monthly on petroleum

ISLAMABAD: Though, Pakistan has announced that it in a breakthrough, Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday night reached an understanding on the federal budget for 2022-23, leading to revival...

“More taxes,
more price-hike”:
IMF giving us
tough time: Shehbaz

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said on Tuesday his government was ready to take more “difficult and bold” decisions to steer the South Asian country out of a crippling economic crisis. 

Pakistan seeks US
help to convince IMF,
Miftah hopeful for
loan in a day or two

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Miftah Ismail on Monday expressed hope that an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the revival of the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) would be reached "within one...

Pakistan heading towards
anarchy, like Sri Lanka,
fair, immediate elections
only solution: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister and PTI Chairman Imran Khan on Sunday warned against further inflation and chaos if early and transparent elections are not held forthwith. Imran Khan expressed...

New controversy:
President Alvi refuses
to sign election reforms
bill terming as regressive

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on Sunday returned unsigned a bill seeking to reverse the controversial changes made in election laws by the previous PTI government regarding the use of electronic voting...

Pakistan closer to
removal from ‘grey list’
after FATF says all
34 conditions met

BERLIN: The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) said on Friday that Pakistan had met all 34 items on two separate action plans, adding that the watchdog will now schedule an on-site visit...