PSX witnesses bullish trend, KSE up by 613 points

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- The cement sector caused a bullish trend in Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) as KSE-100 closed at 39,871.61 points as compared to 39,258.44 points on the previous working day with pos... Read More

WB announces new Country Director for Pakistan

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- The World Bank (WB) on Monday announced appointment of Najy Benhassine as new Country Director for Pakistan. "Mr. Najy Benhassine is the World Bank's new Country Director for Paki... Read More

CPI inflation increases to 9.3 percent on YoY basis

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- The Consumer Price Index (CPI) based monthly inflation increased to 9.3 percent on year-on-year (YoY) basis in July 2020, from 8.6 percent during June, Pakistan Bureau of Statistic... Read More

Najy Benhassine succeeds Illango Patchamuthu as WB's Pakistan chief

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- Najy Benhassine is the World Bank's new Country Director for Pakistan effective August 1. He succeeds Mr Illango Patchamuthu, who completed his term on July 31. Benhassine most re... Read More

Inflation rate soars to 9.3pc in July

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- The prices of essential food items across the country increased in July following a drop in production and an increase in petroleum prices. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) based mo... Read More

Food prices continue to surge in KP

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- After the rise in the prices of flour and sugar in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), prices of fruits, vegetables and other general food items have recorded an increase of 40 to 50 per cent... Read More

Pakistan earns US $758 million by exporting transport services

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- Pakistan earned US $758.020 million by providing different transport services in various countries during the eleven months of fiscal year (2019-20) as compared to the correspondin... Read More

Export of transportation services falls 4.8pc to $758m

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- Pakistan generated a revenue of $758.02 million by providing transportation services to different countries during the first 11 months (July-May) of the fiscal year 2019-20 (FY20).... Read More

SPI inflation increases of 0.31%

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) based weekly inflation for the week ended on July 29, for the combined consumption group, witnessed an increase of 0.31 percent as compared to t... Read More

Dr Faisal Sultan appointed as SAPM on Health after Dr Zafar Mirza's resignation

Pakistan, Aug. 4 -- Dr Faisal Sultan has been appointed as Special Assistant on National Health Services, Regulation & Coordination by Prime Minister Imran Khan, after Dr Zafar Mirza resigned from... Read More