Mobile Phone Imports Decline by 7.6% in First 9 Months of FY2019

Mobile phone imports witnessed a decline of 7.60 percent in the first nine months (July-March) of 2018-19 as they remained at $557.187 million compared to $603.046 million during the same period last year.

Mobile phone imports, in March 2019, stood …

FBR informs World Bank about recent tax reforms

Federal Board of Revenue on Friday informed the World Bank that it has launched e-payment of taxes through alternate delivery channels.

The World Bank team on tax reforms, while holding a meeting with FBR, was apprised about the reforms introduced …

Asad Umar announces to relinquish his position as Finance Minister

Asad Umar has announced to relinquish his position as Finance Minister of Pakistan.

Announcing the move at a news conference in Islamabad this afternoon, he said Prime Minister Imran Khan has offered him the ministry of energy in the upcoming …

Biography of Ambassador Sohail Mahmood, Foreign Secretary

Ambassador Sohail Mahmood has assumed responsibilities as the new Foreign Secretary today. His biography is placed below:

Ambassador Sohail Mahmood is a career Foreign Service officer with diplomatic experience spanning over 3 decades that includes various assignments at the Ministry …

OIC reaffirms commitment to lasting peace and stability in Afghanistan

Jeddah Permanent Representative of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Kabul Ambassador Huseyin Avni Botsali has engaged in a new round of consultations with Afghan leadership on the peace process, inter-Afghan dialogue, and negotiations with Taliban.

Botsali called on …

Libya’s FM briefs heads of diplomatic missions on latest developments in Tripoli

Tripoli Libyan Foreign Minister Mohamed Taher Siala met with the heads of diplomatic missions and charges d’affaires accredited to Libya, at the ministry’s headquarters in Tripoli on Wednesday.

During the meeting, Siala briefed the diplomats on the latest developments of …