Corona virus spread takes new higher rate Pakistan records highest number of new cases, deaths

KARACHI: Pakistan reported highest number of new Corona virus cases and highest number of deaths in previous twenty four hours. According to official figures 6133 cases were reported while 156 patients suffering from deadly disease list their lives. The total number of Corona virus infected rose to 171666. Federal Minister… Continue reading

Corona Virus situation Federation, Sindh differences to widen further

KARACHI: The political divide between PTI lead federal government and PPP’s Sindh government is likely to widen further as Prime Minister Imran Khan embarks on two day tour of Sindh this evening starting from today. Prime Minister Khan will fly in Karachi and will have scheduled meetings with traders, businessmen,… Continue reading

Adament, confused government fails to decide on lock down Corona virus goes out of control due to ease down

KARACHI: More than 5000 cases are being reported daily since a week and as per government,s own estimates the number of case by July will be over million. These are the conservative figures as Pakistan has a testing facility of 30000 per day and the figures could have been much… Continue reading

LHC interim order hailed by medical suppliers Medical devices price to drop 

LAHORE: The medical suppliers have hailed an interim order passed by a single judge of Lahore High Court in a writ petition filed by 45 petioner companies including A.S. Enterprises, Moon Enterprise and other challenging the vires of Medical Device Rules 2007. The rules were enacted under Drug Regulatory Authority… Continue reading

Corona Virus spread feared in container terminals, Custom officers, terminal staff tests positive

KARACHI: Corona virus (COVID 19) is spreading in container terminals at Karachi as the custom officials posted and terminal staff is contracting the life threatening virus.  According to confirmed reports six Custom officials including three senior officers at Karachi International Container Terminal (KICT) have been tested COVID 19 positive while… Continue reading

SBP takes measures to promote Digital Payments amid COVID-19 Pandemic

In the wake of the recent outbreak of COVID19 (Corona virus), SBP is undertaking a number of measures to contribute towards meeting the challenges faced by society to remain safe from this pandemic and its potential impact. Given the pivotal role of financial sector in providing services to the general… Continue reading

KCCI seeks policy to save importers from severe losses

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Agha Shahab Ahmed has urged the authorities to come up a policy to save the importers from losses due to ban imposed on imports from China because of the outbreak of corona virus. Agha Shahab urged the relevant authority to issue… Continue reading