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DG Rangers Sindh calls on Governor Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad KARACHI: The Director General of Pakistan Rangers Sindh, Maj. Gen. Bilal Akbar, called on Governor Sindh, Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad Khan.At the meeting held at the Governor House here, the law and order situation in Sindh especially in Karachi was discussed in detail.It was reiterated that the province of Sindh and the city of Karachi would be cleansed of terrorism.The Governor said that in the past some months there has been improvement in the law and order situation and that this is being acknowledged by people from all segment of life.He said that the traders and businessmen have taken advantage of the improved law and order from Ramzan up to the eve of Eid ul Azha. There was brisk business activity as compared to the previous years.Dr. Ishrat said that every one acknowledges the role of the Rangers for successfully tackling the menace of terrorism.The DG Rangers said that the ...

President Mamnoon Hussain has no political motives: Spokesman ISLAMABAD: Spokesman of the Aiwan-e-Sadr on Wednesday said that President Mamnoon Hussain as a symbol of the federation was above politics and had no political motives."There is no truth in the reports that the President would lead the PML-N election campaign for the local bodies elections in Sindh", a statement issued from the Aiwan-e-Sadr here said.The spokesman stated that "in the past President Mamnoon Hussain has for long been active in the politics in Sindh ...
Finance Minister leaves for US ISLAMABAD: Minister for Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Tuesday left for New York to attend the road shows being organized in connection with launching of Pak Euro Bond.According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Finance, Ishaq Dar would also hold meetings and meet with US officials to further promote bilateral trade and investment between the two countries.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2015 ...
Govt fulfilling pledges made with public: Bosan MULTAN: Federal Minister for Food Security and Research Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said the incumbent government will fulfill all its pledges before December 2017, made with the public.He was addressing a public meeting at Piran Ghaib here on Tuesday. Sikandar Bosan said that electricity and gas loadshedding were major problems faced by the people and hoped that the government would overcome them as sincere efforts were being taken in this regard. He also claimed that ...
Govt pursuing IPGPP under alternative strategy: Senate told ISLMABAD: Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Friday informed the Senate that the government is pursuing the Iran Pakistan Gas Pipeline Project (IPGPP) under the Alternative Strategy approved by ECC of the Cabinet.In Question Hours, he said that under the strategy, the government would complete around 700 kilometer pipeline to Gwadar deep seaport and Nawabshah.He said Energy Terminal would be constructed at the site of Gwadar deep seaport. While the remaining ...
PM annoyed at slow processing of cases sanctioned by NBP under PMYBL ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Thursday expressed his annoyance at the slow pace of processing of cases, sanctioned by the National Bank of Pakistan under the PM Youth Business Loan (PMYBL) scheme.He instructed the President NBP to immediately issue sanction letters to all those applicants who have completed all necessary formalities and were willing for a ballot within eight weeks.The Prime Minister was chairing a meeting on PM Youth Programme (PMYP) here at ...
MQM files application in LHC against media blackout of Altaf LAHORE: Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) Thursday filed an application in the Lahore High Court with a plea to review its orders regarding ban on broadcast and publication of MQM Chief Altaf Hussain's speeches, activities and pictures. In a civil miscellaneous application filed through Asma Jehangir, MQM submitted that Altaf Hussain was head of a big political party and the ban imposed on broadcast and publication of Altaf Hussain's activities was in violation of fundamental rights. ...


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Banking Review 2014

Foreign Debt $62.649bn
Per Cap Income $1,512
GDP Growth 4.24%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-1.988 bln
Exports $1.835 bln
Imports $3.823 bln
WeeklyOctober 08, 2015
Reserves $20.05 bln