FBR drafts Rules to govern import and export at CPEC Special Economic Zones and Gwadar Tax Free Zone

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has notified the rules to govern the trade i.e import and export for Gwadar Tax Free Zone and Special Economic Zones under China Pakistan Economic Corridor. A new Chapter XXXIX titled China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is proposed to be included in Customs… Continue reading

CPEC will change the destiny of Pakistan and China: Mian Anjum Nisar Traders of both the countries are playing a vital role in strengthening trade and diplomatic ties: President FPCCI

Karachi (PR) The great project of CPEC will not only change the destiny of Pakistan but will also make China and Pakistan economic tigers in the world. The special interest, diligence, and love of the Chinese government, investors, and businessmen for strengthening Pakistan, economically will never be forgotten by the… Continue reading

Construction package yields results as industrial sector expanding

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) President Mian Anjum Nisar has said that the industrial sector in Pakistan has been expanding owing to encouraging policies and good initiatives of the present regime, as the construction package has started giving results while the CPEC second round is… Continue reading

A new chapter in China-Pakistan friendship: Pakistan officially enters the subway era with the launch of Orange Line Metro Train

Lahore: The Orange Line Metro Train’s historic inauguration ceremony was held on October 25, 2020 in Lahore, which was graced by the Chief Minister of Punjab Mr. Sardar Usman Buzdar, Consul General of the Consulate General of China Mr. Long Dingbin and Minister of Punjab for Transport Mr. Jahanzeb Khan… Continue reading


(Karachi) The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) and Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchange of Turkey (TOBB) has urged upon the Governments to foster the process of signing equitable and balanced Free Trade Agreement (FTA) to unleash enormous potential available markets. This was transpired in a… Continue reading

SECP Aiming in the Right Direction, said Dr. Ishrat Husain, Advisor to the PM

Islamabad:  The Advisor to the PM, Dr. Ishrat Dr. Husain  paid a visit to the SECP headquarters here on Thursday  to hold meetings with the Chairman and Commissioners regarding ongoing policy reforms. Dr. Husain was briefed in detail on the reforms, digital transformation roadmap and organizational development initiatives being undertaken… Continue reading

Special Economic Zone to be set up in Balochistan Corps Commander visits LCCI

KARACHI: The Corps Commander, Balochistan, Lt. Gen. Muhammad Waseem Ashraf HI (M), has fully supported the plan of setting up a Special economic Zone (SEZ) at Hub, Balochistan for creating new opportunities of economic and industrial activities besides providing employment to the people of the province. He was speaking to… Continue reading

OICCI Perception and Investment Survey 2019 – foreign investors concerned but cautiously optimistic of growth potential

Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) announced the results of the biannual “Perception and Investment Survey 2019” conducted during last quarter of 2019 amongst the leading foreign investors of the country, who are members of OICCI. The survey results present an array of insights, shedding light on both the concerns… Continue reading

Hubco wins Top 25 Companies Award from PSX

Karachi: The largest independent power producer of Pakistan, The Hub Power Company Limited has won the Top 25 Companies Award. The prestigious award conferred by Pakistan Stock Exchange, entering its fortieth year, is awarded to companies for demonstrating outstanding financial and managerial performance. “With an aggressive growth plan and a… Continue reading

Vietnam keen to improve trade, investment cooperation with Pakistan

KARACHI: Deputy Director General of Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry & Trade Mr. Do Quoc Hung, who led a high level Vietnamese delegation to Karachi Chamber, said that Vietnam’s global trade turnover was more than US$500 billion this year, of which Pakistan-Vietnam trade volume was around US$600 million only which was… Continue reading