Budget 2022-23

Post-budget press conference: Fiscal tightening on the cards
Business & Finance

Post-budget press conference: Fiscal tightening on the cards

  • Miftah Ismail says energy sector’s woes have deepened due to mismanagement, unbearably high transmission and distribution losses
  • PM Shehbaz Sharif talked to the Indonesian President about palm oil
  • IMF not happy with the government measure to increase income tax exemption for salaried class
Updated 11 Jun, 2022 05:57pm
Budget: initial impression
Opinion

Budget: initial impression

Initial impression suggests that the budget is a mix of austerity and election year spending. The thought process...
Published 11 Jun, 2022 06:41am
Subsidies slashed by record 54pc
Budget 2022-23

Subsidies slashed by record 54pc

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has budgeted a decline in subsidies by 54 percent - from the revised figure for ...
Published 11 Jun, 2022 06:41am
Rs440bn taxation measures taken
Budget 2022-23

Rs440bn taxation measures taken

ISLAMABAD: The government has taken taxation measures of Rs440 billion and enforcement measures of Rs200 billion in...
Published 11 Jun, 2022 06:41am
1.5pc dip: Education gets Rs90.556bn
Budget 2022-23

1.5pc dip: Education gets Rs90.556bn

ISLAMABAD: The government has earmarked Rs 90.556 billion for Education Affairs and Services in the federal budget...
Updated 11 Jun, 2022 10:19am
455pc hike in PL proposed
Print

455pc hike in PL proposed

ISLAMABAD: Reliance on petroleum levy (PL) has been proposed to be raised by 455 percent in federal budget 2022-23...
Updated 11 Jun, 2022 10:08am
A pragmatic budget
Opinion

A pragmatic budget

Caught between a rock (IMF) and a hard place (popularity), the commodity super cycle and devaluation came to the...
Published 11 Jun, 2022 06:40am
FCCI terms federal budget balanced
Budget 2022-23

FCCI terms federal budget balanced

FAISALABAD: President Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FCCI), Atif Munir Sheikh has termed Federal...
Published 11 Jun, 2022 06:39am
OMCs: Zero PDCs budgeted for 2022-23
Budget 2022-23

OMCs: Zero PDCs budgeted for 2022-23

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has budgeted zero Price Differential Claims (PDCs) for next financial year 2022-23...
Published 11 Jun, 2022 06:39am