Afghan transit trade ‘hurting Pakistan's economy’

Afghan transit trade ‘hurting Pakistan's economy’
The national flag is seen on the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) office building in Karachi, Pakistan August 29, 2018. (REUTERS/File)
Updated 24 September 2019

Afghan transit trade ‘hurting Pakistan's economy’

Afghan transit trade ‘hurting Pakistan's economy’

September 24: The Express Tribune report by Rizwan Asif states that the Directorate General of Trade functioning under the administration of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has revealed in its report that the Afghan transit and the Afghan imports were negatively affecting Pakistan’s economy and were the basic components of black economy in Pakistan.

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Gas price for Punjab, KP made dearer by 2pc

Gas price for Punjab, KP made dearer by 2pc
Updated 11 February 2021

Gas price for Punjab, KP made dearer by 2pc

Gas price for Punjab, KP made dearer by 2pc

February 11: The News states that the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has permitted the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) to increase its average gas price by Rs 13.42/MMBtu (or 2 percent) for the financial year 2020-21.

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American national in Pakistan hunts highest-rated rare Astore markhor

American national in Pakistan hunts highest-rated rare Astore markhor
Updated 25 January 2021

American national in Pakistan hunts highest-rated rare Astore markhor

American national in Pakistan hunts highest-rated rare Astore markhor

January 24: An American citizen has hunted the highest-rated Astore markhor, a rare species in Gilgit-Baltistan, after paying USD 61,500 as a licence fee during the current hunting trophy season, a Pakistani media report said on Sunday.

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