ECC approves Rs9.85bn supplementary grants

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the federal cabinet on Wednesday approved Technical Supplementary Grants (TSGs) worth Rs 9855.984 million for various divisions. The cabinet committee meeting was chaired by Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin attended

Subsidies, grants 4.5% of GDP: Cabinet informed

KARACHI: The federal cabinet was informed that the total volume of subsidies and grants forms 4.5 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP). In a weekly meeting chaired by the prime minister, Special Assistant to PM on Revenue Dr Waqar

Pakistan received $3.7bn for COVID-19 relief efforts: Senate body informed

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Plannning, Development and Special Initiatives was informed that Pakistan received US$3.7 billion worth of grants and loans from various countries to support the country’s corona relief efforts. The senate standing committee’s meeting was held

Nabil Gabol claims govt exaggerating deaths to get WHO grants

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Nabil Gabol has claimed that the government was exaggerating the death toll from the new coronavirus to receive compensation from the global health agency. Speaking during an interview with a private TV channel, Gabol

LHC grants bail to Fawad Hassan Fawad in assets case

LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) issued bail to former prime minister’s principal secretary Fawad Hassan Fawad in a reference to unlawful properties claimed against him by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Fawad Hassan Fawad worked in various posts in the