Reconnect with the world in 2021 with Emirates’ special fares

Karachi / Dubai, UAE, 19 January 2021 – Emirates is launching its much-awaited global sale to inspire and encourage Pakistani travellers to reconnect with family and friends or explore new destinations in the new year. With attractive offers, Emirates customers in Pakistan can make up for lost time in 2021…. Continue reading


Karachi: In a bid to introduce an inclusive development model in the power sector of Pakistan, the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has envisioned developing a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) culture with its CSR drive of “Power with Prosperity”. In this regard, a webinar cum seminar was hosted at… Continue reading

Emirates Group rolls out COVID-19 vaccination programme

Karachi / Dubai: The Emirates Group today rolled out a COVID-19 vaccination programme for its substantial UAE based workforce in coordination with the Dubai Health Authority and the Ministry of Health and Prevention. The inoculation drive began this morning, with priority being placed on its frontline aviation workforce, including Cabin… Continue reading

FBR’s priority is to cut costs for businesses in next budget, says Dr. Ashfaq

KARACHI: Member Inland Revenue – Operations, Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Dr. Muhammad Ashfaq Ahmad has said that for the next budget, FBR’s priority is to cut the cost of doing business, get rid of excessive taxation, reduce compliance cost and set businesses free so that they could have minimum… Continue reading

TPL Corp Acquires an Additional Stake in TPL Properties

KARACHI: TPL Corp, Pakistan’s leading tech conglomerate, has acquired an additional stake in TPL Properties, the tech giant’s emerging real-estate property development arm. With a 51% stake post-acquisition, TPL Corp and its sponsors have become the majority shareholders in TPL Properties. According to the notice on Pakistan Stock Exchange, TPL… Continue reading

Workers’ Remittances Maintain Strong Momentum in December 2020

Workers’ remittances maintained their strong momentum for the seventh consecutive month in December. Remittances rose further to $2.4 billion, growing by 16.2 percent on a year-on-year basis and 4.2 percent on a month-on-month basis. On a cumulative basis, workers’ remittances reached an unprecedented level of $14.2 billion during the first… Continue reading

Federal Minister of Railways visits Hutchison Ports Pakistan

Karachi: Federal Minister of Railways, Azam Khan Swati, visited Hutchison Ports Pakistan, and was introduced the operations by the  management  and given a comprehensive tour of the facilities, and its capabilities as a state-of-the-art terminal. The Federal Minister was also updated on the port’s phase 2 expansion plans. As part… Continue reading

Parliamentary team visits Chaman to review progress on border related issues

QUETTA: A parliamentary delegation led by Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Establishment Mohammad Shehzad Arbab visited Chaman border on Thursday. The other members of delegation included PM’s Special Representative for Afghanistan Affairs, Mr. Muhammad Sadiq, Ms. Shandana Gulzar, MNA, Ms. Nafeesa Inayatullah Khan Khattak, MNA, Dr. Haider Ali… Continue reading

Pakistan’s economy regaining its pre-Covid trajectory, Central bank finds

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) notes there are encouraging indications during Q1-FY21 that Pakistan’s economy was regaining its pre-Covid trajectory. SBP released its First Quarterly Report on The State of Pakistan’s Economy for the fiscal year 2020-21 today covering the period July – September, 2020. The recovery in… Continue reading

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