KP govt approves Rs90 billion for development projects

PESHAWAR: On Friday the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government has approved several important development projects worth Rs90 billion for different districts in the province. According to the details, the provincial government has set Rs70 billion for the Swat Motorway, which will

ECC approves 0.3mn tonnes duty-free wheat import

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the federal cabinet has approved the import of 0.3 million tons of wheat without regulatory duty due to an unprecedented price hike and countrywide shortage over the last few days. The ECC meeting

National Assembly passes services chiefs’ tenure bill

ISLAMABAD: During a lower house session, the National Assembly on Tuesday passed bills formalizing tenures of service chiefs. Prime Minister Imran Khan made an early appearance in the lower house when three proposed amendments were passed by the assembly to

IMF approves second tranche of $452.5 million to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday has completed the first review of Pakistan’s economic performance and approved $452.5 million second tranche under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The IMF has once again supported the