Archive of July 2017

Pakistan Snooker team to leave for World championship

LAHORE: A six-member Pakistan snooker party will leave for Egypt on Tuesday (tomorrow) to take part in the IBSF World 6 Red and team snooker...

NAB to file four references in ACs under verdict on Panama case

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday decided to file four references in Accountability Courts of Islamabad and Rawalpindi in compliance of Supreme Court's judgment...

Pakistan always support efforts for peace, development in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakria on Monday said that Pakistan had always supported initiatives for peace and development in Afghanistan. Talking to a private news...

NA speaker clears nomination papers of six PM candidates

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq Monday accepted the nomination papers of all six candidates including Muslim League (Nawaz) (PML-N) candidate Shahid Khaqan Abbasi...

HSBC profits higher on cost-cutting, favourable markets

HONG KONG: HSBC's profits rose in the first half of the year as it slashed costs and won support from favourable market conditions, the banking...

Faysal Bank appoints Yousaf Hussain as President & CEO

KARACHI: The Chairman and Board of Directors of Faysal Bank Limited has appointed Yousaf Hussain as the President & Chief Executive Officer of the Bank,...

Bullion Prices on Monday

KARACHI: Following were the Bullion Prices in Karachi, Multan and Lahore on Monday. KARACHI: (per 10 gram) Gold Tezabi 24 CT        Rs.  43714.00 Silver Tezabi            Rs.    625.71 MULTAN:  (per...

PSL Spot-Fixing: Sharjeel, Latif likely to face life ban

LAHORE: Pakistan opening batsmen, Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif are likely to be banned for life for their alleged involvement in the spot fixing scandal...

Nisar terms tenure as Minister most challenging; acknowledges entire ministry’s staff

ISLAMABAD: Former Minister for Interior and Narcotics Control, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Monday acknowledged entire Ministry including heads and staff of its attached departments...

ICI Pakistan earns profit after tax 16pc higher than previous year

KARACHI: The Board of Directors of ICI Pakistan Limited here on Monday announced the Company's annual financial results for the year ended June 30, 2017...