The increase comes after a gap of five years.
Mubarak Zeb Khan
Stresses need for ensuring optimal, timely utilisation of uplift funds.
A combination of ill-timed government policies and bad weather caused disruption in supply of tomatoes across Pakistan.
The documentation drive will assist in ascertaining untapped segments including businesses, real estate and industries.
FBR chairman has tasked the committees to submit their recommendations by Nov 18.
Under the package, five essential commodities will be available at 4,000 USC outlets at discounted rates
PM believes it's govt's responsibility to ensure availability and check prices of essential items.
Based on the new base year, October inflation comes in at 11.04pc, versus 11.4pc in the previous month.
Give two-day deadline to withdraw measures; demand more say in future plans.
Board to be replaced by Pakistan Revenue Authority; PM wants plan completed by June 2020.
"We will hold a meeting with the traders on Monday," the FBR chairman confirms.
Govt aims to shift towards Shariah-compliant, bilateral borrowings.
Fund’s mission due in Islamabad tomorrow for two weeks to assess performance
Climbs 28 places to the rank of 108 in World Bank Ease of Doing Business index.
The LSM index dips by 7.06 per cent in the second month of this fiscal year from a year ago, PBS reports.
Sets June 2020 as an indicative target for compliance with all 27 actions plan to come out of the FATF grey list.
Imran asked ministries to bring down prices of wheat, sugar, cooking oil, fruit and vegetables, says Firdous.
Finance ministry reaffirms commitment to implementing watchdog’s action plan, says FATF maintained status quo.
All provinces have missed Sept 30 deadline to provide data of benami properties.
The first meeting of the Pakistan-Egypt Joint Working Group (JWG) on Trade was held in the capital.