Islamic Banking posts growth of 27.87%

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): The asset base of Islamic Banking Industry during the Calander Year 2015, stood at Rs 1.61 trillion compared to Rs 1.3 trillion...

Enrollment increased at technical schools during 2015

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): During Fiscal Year 2015, an increase of 3.7 percent enrolment at Technical and Vocational Training Centres was recorded as it increased to...

Fiscal deficit reduced to 3.4 % of GDP during current year

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): Thanks to continuous efforts to ensure fiscal discipline, the government has successfully reduced fiscal deficit to 3.4 percent of GDP...

Public debt recorded at Rs 19,168 by March end

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): The Public debt by the end of March 2016 was recorded at Rs.19,168 billion, registering an increase of Rs.1,787 billion during first...

Pak Post earned Rs. 746.215 mln till March 2017 through Saving Banks

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): Pakistan Post Offices (PPO) earned a commission of Rs. 746.215 million till March 31, during the current fiscal years. According to Pakistan Economic...

Remittances up by 5.25 percent to $16.034bln

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): The overseas workers remittances during July-April FY 2016, reached to $16.034 billion as compared to $15.235 billion in same period last year,...

12 new licences to be issued by PEMRA in next fiscal to generate 5000...

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): To promote private electronic media, Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) is playing important role and also contribute in employment generation as...

Govt allocates 4.5 % of GDP for poverty reduction

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): The government is fully committed to follow a sustained poverty reduction strategy and allocate a minimum of 4.5 percent of...

Ministry constituted committee on REDD: Survey

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): Ministry of Climate Change has constituted a National Steering Committee on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) in...

Pakistan ranked 6th among high disease burden countries

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): Pakistan is ranked 6th amongst 22 high disease burden countries of the world and 40 percent of the burden of disease...