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January 16, 2019 12:00 AM LTU Karachi collects Rs587bln in first half of 2018/19

KARACHI: The Large Taxpayers Unit (LTU) Karachi has collected Rs587 billion during the first half (July–December) of the current fiscal year, amid flat growth in sales tax collection, sources said on Tuesday. The unit – the biggest revenue collecting arm of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) – posted only two percent growth in the collection of Inland

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Brazil minister blasts supermodel, invites her to be environment envoy

BRASILIA: Brazil’s agriculture minister on Monday criticized supermodel Gisele Bundchen for saying Brazil is a deforester and said she will invite the supermodel to be an ambassador for the country’s efforts to supply the world with food while preserving nature. Minister Tereza Cristina Dias said on Twitter that Bundchen would receive the invitation

January 12, 2019 12:00 AM Duty-free China markets access urged

KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has sought duty-free access to Chinese market for exports from the industry setup in Gwadar Free Zone, a statement said on Friday. A delegation led by FPCCI President Daaroo Khan Achakzai called on China Overseas Ports Holding Company (COPHC) Chairman Zhang Baozhong and discussed 4

January 11, 2019 12:00 AM Newly-wed couple succumbs to burn wounds

SIALKOT: A newly-married couple, which had sustained severe fire burns, died here on Thursday. Reportedly, Adnan, 22, married Yusra, 20, on January 4, 2019, at Greenwood Street, Prem Gali in Kotwali police precincts. During their wedding night, the gas heater of their room suddenly went off due to gas loadshedding. Later, when the supply was resumed 1

January 10, 2019 12:00 AM Oil, gas terminal commissioned

KARACHI: The Gas & Oil Pakistan Ltd has commissioned its state-of-the-art terminal at Mahmoodkot, Punjab in the vicinity of PARCO Mid-Country Refinery, which is the largest oil storage facility of any oil marketing company (OMC) in that region, a statement said on Wednesday. Total storage capacity of Mahmoodkot terminal is over 84,000MT, comprising over 56,000MT high-speed 2

January 10, 2019 12:00 AM Blast forces SNGPL to suspend supply to some sectors

LAHORE: The Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Ltd (SNGPL) has suspended gas supplies to industrial, fertiliser, and power sectors in Punjab following a blast in the main transmission pipeline. According to a company spokesman, a 36 inch diameter pipeline was sabotaged at Bhong, Sadiqabad between AC1X - AV7 pipeline segment at downstream of A-1 repeater station

January 6, 2019 1:31 AM UAE crown prince due in Islamabad today

ISLAMABAD: Emirati Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is reaching here on Sunday for a daylong visit that aims at building on the fresh momentum in ties injected by recent contacts at the leadership level, the Foreign Office said. Prime Minister Khan visited the UAE twice after assuming office in August to seek economic assistance to ward off the foreign 4

January 4, 2019 2:04 AM Opec oil output posts biggest drop since 2017

LONDON: Opec oil supply fell in December by the largest amount in almost two years, a Reuters survey found, as top exporter Saudi Arabia made an early start to a supply-limiting accord while Iran and Libya posted involuntary declines. The 15-member Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) pumped 32.68 million barrels per day last month 1

January 4, 2019 12:00 AM GDA to initiate new projects in Galiyat

ABBOTTABAD: The Galiyat Development Authority (GDA) is initiating new schemes and development projects in the Galiyat region. Ahsan Hameed, the focal person for the GDA, said new projects would be launched to improve the service delivery, beautification of the areas and promotion of tourism. The projects include water supply schemes for Thandiyani, Changlagali 1

January 4, 2019 12:00 AM Power crisis deepens as Guddu plant trips

KASHMORE: The power crisis deepened on Thursday as various districts in Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan faced power outages when three units of Guddu Thermal Power Plant tripped owing to dense fog. The units of Guddu Thermal Power Plant tripped leading to an immediate shortfall of 747MW of electricity, sources said. The disruption in power supply has rendered 1