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None of 14 CPEC power projects awarded through auctions: WB

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has enhanced generation capacity (14 projects worth over $18 billion and with 11.1 GW capacity are at various stages of development/construction), but none of these has been awarded through international competi
Published 08 May, 2019 12:00am
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None of 14 CPEC power projects awarded through auctions: WB

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has enhanced generation capacity (14 projects worth over $18 billion and with 11.1 GW capacity are at various stages of development/construction), but none of these has been awarded through international competi
Published 08 May, 2019 12:00am
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None of 14 CPEC power projects awarded through auctions: WB

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has enhanced generation capacity (14 projects worth over $18 billion and with 11.1 GW capacity are at various stages of development/construction), but none of these has been awarded through international competi
Published 08 May, 2019 12:00am
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Government decides to link seminaries with Ministry of Education

The federal government has decided to link religious seminaries in the country with Ministry of Education and Professional Training to improve the education standard. This was stated by Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mehm
Published 07 May, 2019 12:00am
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Government decides to link seminaries with Ministry of Education

The federal government has decided to link religious seminaries in the country with Ministry of Education and Professional Training to improve the education standard. This was stated by Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mehm
Published 07 May, 2019 12:00am
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Jazz approaches IHC over terms of licence

In view of imminent renewal of its licence, Jazz (the VEON Operating Company in Pakistan) has approached the Islamabad High Court to decide on the terms of licence renewal in an equitable, fair and transparent way.
Published 04 May, 2019 12:00am
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July-March 2019: $3.147 billion borrowed from foreign banks

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led government borrowed $2.648 billion from foreign commercial banks in March, bringing the total to $3.147 billion under this head in the current fiscal year (July-March) 2018-19, compared to $1.722 billion during the s
Published 03 May, 2019 12:00am
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July-March 2019: $3.147 billion borrowed from foreign banks

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led government borrowed $2.648 billion from foreign commercial banks in March, bringing the total to $3.147 billion under this head in the current fiscal year (July-March) 2018-19, compared to $1.722 billion during the s
Published 03 May, 2019 12:00am
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July-March 2019: $3.147 billion borrowed from foreign banks

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led government borrowed $2.648 billion from foreign commercial banks in March, bringing the total to $3.147 billion under this head in the current fiscal year (July-March) 2018-19, compared to $1.722 billion during the s
Published 03 May, 2019 12:00am
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PPP, PML-N behind Rs 30,000 billion debt: PM

Admitting that masses are going through a difficult time, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said that his government would put the country on the path of sustained economic development and prosperity by taking bold measures according to the model of
Published 02 May, 2019 12:00am
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PPP, PML-N behind Rs 30,000 billion debt: PM

Admitting that masses are going through a difficult time, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said that his government would put the country on the path of sustained economic development and prosperity by taking bold measures according to the model of
Published 02 May, 2019 12:00am
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Senate body to review PSDP in depth next week

The Senate Standing Committee on Federal Education and Professional Training while scrutinising Rs 5 billion Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) proposed by the ministry said that it cannot be treated like a rubberstamp to approve its budget withou
Published 01 May, 2019 12:00am
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PM's five-point roadmap: World Bank, IMF respond to Questionnaire

The World Bank (WB) works on projects at the request of the government of Pakistan - aligned with the Annual Development Plans and are designed to demonstrate poverty reduction and climate co-benefits. This was stated by the World Bank in response to a qu
Published 30 Apr, 2019 12:00am
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PM''s five-point roadmap: World Bank, IMF respond to Questionnaire

The World Bank (WB) works on projects at the request of the government of Pakistan - aligned with the Annual Development Plans and are designed to demonstrate poverty reduction and climate co-benefits. This was stated by the World Bank in response to a qu
Published 30 Apr, 2019 12:00am
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PM's five-point roadmap: World Bank, IMF respond to Questionnaire

The World Bank (WB) works on projects at the request of the government of Pakistan - aligned with the Annual Development Plans and are designed to demonstrate poverty reduction and climate co-benefits. This was stated by the World Bank in response to a qu
Published 30 Apr, 2019 12:00am
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July-March: Railways deficit remains Rs 24.36 billion

Pakistan Railways'' deficit remained Rs 24.360 billion during the first nine months (July-March) of 2018-19 against Rs 24.418 billion during the same period of the last financial year (2017-18), registering a decrease of Rs 0.058 billion (0.24%).
Published 28 Apr, 2019 12:00am
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July-March: Railways deficit remains Rs 24.36 billion

Pakistan Railways' deficit remained Rs 24.360 billion during the first nine months (July-March) of 2018-19 against Rs 24.418 billion during the same period of the last financial year (2017-18), registering a decrease of Rs 0.058 billion (0.24%).
Published 28 Apr, 2019 12:00am
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July-March: Railways deficit remains Rs 24.36 billion

Pakistan Railways' deficit remained Rs 24.360 billion during the first nine months (July-March) of 2018-19 against Rs 24.418 billion during the same period of the last financial year (2017-18), registering a decrease of Rs 0.058 billion (0.24%).
Published 28 Apr, 2019 12:00am
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TSA to be credit negative for banks: Moody''''s

Moody''''s Investors Service says introduction of treasury single account (TSA) would be credit negative for Pakistani banks'''' funding and liquidity as well as profitability. Moody''''s in its latest report, "Financial Institutions - Asia", states that
Published 26 Apr, 2019 12:00am
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TSA to be credit negative for banks: Moody''s

Moody''s Investors Service says introduction of treasury single account (TSA) would be credit negative for Pakistani banks'' funding and liquidity as well as profitability. Moody''s in its latest report, "Financial Institutions - Asia", states that on Apr
Published 26 Apr, 2019 12:00am