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January 6, 2019 12:00 AM Remuneration for withholding agents mulled

KARACHI: Government is mulling a remuneration system for withholding tax agents to encourage them to increase collection, as it faces a daunting challenge to achieve the revenue target of Rs4.435 trillion for the current fiscal year of 2018/19, sources said on Saturday. The sources in the finance ministry said the present government realises the ground 2

January 5, 2019 12:00 AM Govt likely to get $4.7blnin oil, LNG credit facilities

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is likely to grab $4.7 billion in credit facilities for oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and a financial institution with a gulf nation’s deal expected to be concluded during an Emirati prince visit to the country on Sunday (tomorrow), senior officials said on Friday. The officials said Abu Dhabi’s 2

December 30, 2018 12:00 AM Democracy can’t function without opposition: Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Saturday raised questions over the transparency of ongoing accountability process, saying that a democratic system could not function without the opposition.”I am not against the ongoing accountability process but it’s not transparent. If the reservations are not addressed it will be plain and simple 3

December 24, 2018 12:00 AM KRL whack Afghan FC to cement top position

KARACHI: Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) recorded a huge 5-0 win over Chaman’s Afghan FC to strengthen their position at the summit in the Pakistan Premier Football League here at the KPT Stadium on Sunday. With their 12th win, KRL now have 44 points from 21 outings, three points clear of Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC), who beat WAPDA 1-0 to displace 8

December 23, 2018 12:22 PM Asad Umar shares statistics indicating economy is improving

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Asad Umar on Sunday shared some statistics in an attempt to show economic indicators are improving . "Jul to October private sector credit offtake this year is Rs.360 billion vs only Rs.110 billion last year in the same period. Agriculture credit in July to Nov this year is Rs 212 billion, increase of 36% vs Rs. 156 billion 7

December 19, 2018 12:00 AM Iranian centre to arrange classes on ‘Javed Nama’

PESHAWAR: The Cultural Centre of the Islamic Republic of Iran has decided to start classes on ‘Javed Nama’ which is the Persian masterpiece of the great poet-philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal. Syed Ghayyur Hussain, an academician and literatus of Persian, will take the class every Friday after the Maghrib (evening) prayers. The class is being launched 5

December 9, 2018 1:28 PM Pakistani expats contribute Rs1 billion for dams fund: SBP

ISLAMABAD: The overseas Pakistanis have so far contributed around Rs.1 billion to 'The Supreme Court of Pakistan and the Prime Minister of Pakistan Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand Dams Fund', State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) data reveals. According to the SBP, as of December 06, around Rs 8.46 billion have so far been deposited by the local as well as expatriate 5

December 3, 2018 12:00 AM All about ‘The Donkey King’ — biggest-ever box office hit

The Donkey King, the first-ever animated movie by Geo Films and Talisman Animation Studios, was released countrywide on October 13. The movie has been produced with utmost expertise for children in Pakistan and those blessed with a childlike heart. It has proved to be great entertaining flick for people of all age groups. Earlier, it was an impression 20 1

November 29, 2018 9:36 PM PM Imran Khan says took single holiday in 100 days

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has taken only a single holiday in 100 days of his government. The Premier while addressing a ceremony held at Convention Center in Islamabad to mark Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s 100 days in power said, “PTI government has been striving to benefit the common man from its policies.” Khan said, “I have taken only a single 8

November 28, 2018 12:00 AM Sri Lankan MPs boycott parliament as crisis drags on

COLOMBO: Allies of Sri Lanka’s embattled President Maithripala Sirisena boycotted parliament on Tuesday as the country drifted into a second month of political turmoil. Sirisena loyalists refused to show up at parliament in Colombo, where last week opposing MPs scuffled and threw objects across the chamber, forcing the legislature to adjourn. The island 6