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Nestlé stresses long-term commitment to Pakistan

LAHORE: Reiterating its commitment to Pakistan and the consumers, Nestlé has said the company is here for the long term and will do business in...

Gas pipeline: Iran wants assurance that Pakistan is all in

Iran once again is pushing the financing issue regarding the Iran-Pakistan (IP)gas pipeline as it assures extending a $500 million loan to Pakistan on...

Free trade phase-II: Talks with China on expanding ties in June

A delegation consisting of customs officers and commerce ministry representatives will visit China in June for the second round of the dialogue on Free...

Interior Ministry budget estimated at Rs. 55.80 billion

ISLAMABAD: The budget allocation for the Interior Ministry for fiscal year 2011-12 has been estimated at Rs 55.80 billion, including Rs 50.29 billion including...

Prices of summer electronics increased in local markets

ISLAMABAD: Prices of summer required electronics including air coolers, refrigerators, fans and water dispensers increased in the local markets of the capital city. With rise...

Who is the licencing authority for CNG Stations?

The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has not issued a single licence for opening a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations in the country,...

Rental power projects: Audit report reveals massive discrepancies

ISLAMABAD: Of the 19 rental power projects (RPPs) that the government has committed to, only one has come online as scheduled, adding only 62...

Govt approves 6% raise in petroleum prices

The government increased prices of petroleum products on Saturday by between 4.8 per cent and 11.8 per cent, on the heels of sharp rises...

Jack up the gas connection fee heavily

Much to the dismay of inflation-stricken common citizens interested to get new gas connection on urgent basis, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) has...

Ordinance imposes 15% tax surcharge

ISLAMABAD: Three days before the federal government is due to lay out its budget for the fiscal year 2011, the government has added a...

Another setback: NA panel blocks issuance of OGDCL bonds

ISLAMABAD: In another setback to the government’s plan to finance the budget deficit through non-traditional means, a National Assembly panel has opposed the issuance...

Indus Motor suspends booking of new cars

Indus Motor Company has decided not to take any new orders till further notice following disruption in supply of parts from Japan after the...