Friday, Apr 28, 2017

Business

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP): Uber on Friday provided a glimpse at its earnings, saying it is growing strong while working to overhaul company culture at the scandal-dented on-demand ride service.

ISLAMABAD (APP): Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal on Friday said that a thriving agricultural sector could contribute towards a large share of exports and can help Pakisat

Rs.162 billion package for textile sector achievement for Mintex

ISLAMABAD (NNI): Rs.162 billion for the modernization and development of textile sector was a big achievement for Ministry of Textile in years 2016.
Textile sector has got Rs.162 billion from Rs.180 billion “Trade Enhancement Package&rdqu

KARACHI (NNI): Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX)-100 index on Tuesday continued its bullish momentum and surpassed 50,000-point level for first time in the history after induction of 164 points during intra-day trading session.
This increasing tren

PSX benchmark index breaches 50,000 barrier
Dollar down as Trump takes over, most Asia markets up

HONG KONG (AFP): The dollar retreated against most of its peers Monday, with warnings of wild volatility ahead as Donald Trump began his presidency promising to put America first and hitting out at global trade deals.
While trading floors are r

KARACHI (NNI): Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar has said Pakistan has achieved the global recognition due to its fast growing economy.
Addressing the business community at the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) i

Pakistan becomes 5th emerging market in world: Finance Minister
UBL Funds wins Digital Edge 50 Award

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KARACHI: UBL Fund Managers Limited (UBL Funds), one of Pakistan’s leading asset management companies, will be recognized for its ImPro Application at the Digital Edge 50 Awards 2017 (http://www.idgenterprise.com/) in Florida,

BEIJING (AFP): China's economy grew 6.7 percent year-on-year in 2016, the slowest pace of growth in 26 years but still within the government's target range set for the year, official data showed Friday.
Growth in the fourth quarter came in at 6

China's economy grows 6.7% in 2016
PSX-100 crosses 49,000-level

KARACHI (Online): Pakistan stock exchange on Monday inched up 0.76% to close above 49,000 points. Overall, 456,497,830 shares worth $273 million were traded during market hours.
Equity markets finally took a breather and closed in green fo

ISLAMABAD (Online): Finance Minister stated that the Government acknowledges and appreciates the support provided by the World Bank for achieving macroeconomic stabilization and economic development in the country. Pakistan’s Executive Dir