Just in:  

You are here: Home»Pakistan»General News

General News


LSE's literacy sessions for students of GPCW Shad Bagh LAHORE: Lahore Stock Exchange in collaboration with South Asian Federation of Exchanges here Tuesday held first and second session of Financial Literacy Initiative under Campus Outreach Programme (FLI-COP) for students of Government Postgraduate College for women (GPCW) Shad Bagh, Lahore. The LSE Corporate Communications Department gave a detailed presentation covering all spheres of capital and financial markets to the students. They were briefly informed about regulatory framework, market indicators, investment products, financial services and opportunities accessible to investors in Pakistan. The IPF Deputy Secretary Gitee Bhatti quoted practical examples about various investment avenues obtainable in the market and their role in the economic structure of the country. She also spoke about various operational matters of the exchanges including listings, trading, corporate governance, sensitivity of stock market and investor protection.She also requested the students to adopt saving behaviour in their life-style to become chief financial officer of their own life. The ...

KP PA proceeding adjourned till March 27 PESHAWAR: The Speaker, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, Asad Qaiser Tuesday adjourned the proceedings of the house till 2:00 P.M of Friday March 27, 2015. The proceeding of the house were adjourned after the completion of the agenda, which were included the presentation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shops and Establishment Bill, 2015, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Prohibition of Employment of Children Bill, 2015, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Bill, 2015 and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Establishment of Information Technology Board (Amendment) ...
JI local leader dies in road accident HYDERABAD: A local leader of Jamiat-i-Islami 45 years old Abdul Qudoos was killed and his family members were injured in a road accident on the Super Highway in Jamshoro district on Tuesday. According to the Motorway police, the car overturned near Nooriabad due to bursting of its tyre. The Edhi sources informed that 3 men and a women were among the injured who were shifted to Liaquat University Hospital. The JI's provincial Deputy Secretary Abdul ...
IHC seeks reply on appointment of DG PWD ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday sought reply from the Housing Ministry on a petition challenging appointment of new Director General of Public Works Department (PWD) Ali Akbar Sheikh.The counsel for the petitioner pleaded that Ministry of Housing and Works did not get approval from the competent authority for the appointment against a BPS-21 post, setting aside all codal formalities.The bench comprising Justice Shaukat Aziz Saddiqui heard the petition and summoned the respondents in ...
Govt urged to announce wheat support price MULTAN: President Kissan Board Punjab Arslan Khan Khakwani urged the government to announce support price of wheat and also issue instructions to food and PASSCO departments to purchase the golden grains. Arslan Khakwani informed that farmers would arrange countrywise "Kissan Conventions" to discuss problem faced by the farming community. He added that JI ameer Sirajul Haq would also address the conventions to be held in Khanewal on April 5. He urged the government to pay ...
Dr. Haider Ali appointed parliamentary secretary for ACE, PIT KP PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak appointed Dr. Haider Ali, Member of the Provincial Assembly as Parliamentary Secretary for Anti Corruption Establishment (ACE) and Provincial Inspection Team (PIT), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. A notification to this effect was issued here Tuesday. It is worth mentioning that appointment of Dr. Haider Ali as Parliamentary Secretary has been made for reinforcing the Chief Minister's initiatives for elimination corrupt practices in the government departments and keep the Provincial Assembly ...
Boy commits suicide FAISALABAD: A minor boy committed suicide after his father refused to give him money, in the limits of police station Langrana. According to police, 10-year-old boy demanded Rs. 50 as pocket money from his father Muhammad Tahir Lukk resident of Chak No.202-JB but he refused to do so. On refusal, the boy who was studying in class four at a local school locked himself in a room and ended his life by shooting himself. On ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,678.23 0.23
Arrow Nasdaq 4,863.36 0.27
Arrow S&P 2,056.15 0.24
Arrow FTSE 6,895.33 1.37
Arrow DAX 11,843.66 0.18
Arrow CAC-40 5,006.35 0.29
Arrow Nikkei 19,471.12 1.39
Arrow H.Seng 24,497.08 0.13
Arrow Sensex 27,457.58 2.33

New 2015 adidas and Nike Soccer Cleats at Kicks Corner uk

ICT 2014

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-999 mln
Exports $2.064 bln
Imports $3.063 bln
WeeklyMarch 13, 2015
Reserves $16.273 bln