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Faisalabad textile industry seeing massive rise in demand, export orders: PM
Business

Faisalabad textile industry seeing massive rise in demand, export orders: PM

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Faisalabad’s textile industry is witnessing a massive rise in demand and export orders.

Elon Musk ties with Bill Gates for world’s second richest man

Elon Musk has tied with Microsoft’s Bill Gates as the second richest man in the world after Tesla’s shares skyrocketed on Monday, hitting an all-time high. ...

Buzdar, Asim Bajwa discuss progress on CPEC projects

Lahore: Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar and China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Chairman Asim Saleem Bajwa discussed progress on the ongoing projects under the mega economic corridor in the province. ...

Zurich, Hong Kong and Paris most expensive cities to live in

Zurich, Hong Kong and Paris have become the three most expensive cities in the world, as the effects of the coronavirus pandemic reconfigured the list. ...

Interest rate unchanged at 7% as economy remains in pandemic crisis

Islamabad: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) left the interest rate unchanged at 7% as the country’s economy remained in the grip of the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Pakistan’s knitwear exports witnesses growth by 12%

Karachi: Pakistan's knitwear exports witnessed an increase of 12 per cent during first four months (July-Oct) in running fiscal year 2020-21 despite COVID-19 pandemic. ...

$11 trillion deployed so far by G20 countries to support recovery

G20 countries have deployed an unprecedented $11 trillion to support economic recovery after coronavirus crisis, a report said on Saturday. ...

Grant approved for coronavirus vaccine purchase

Islamabad: Under the chairmanship of Special Advisor to the Prime Minister, Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, the ECC has approved a technical grant worth $150 million for the purchase of coronavirus vaccines. ...

SECP approves first P2P Lending Platform to encourage Fintech revolution

ISLAMABAD – The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has granted approval for launch of a Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Lending Platform under the first cohort of Regulatory Sandbox to support and encourage Fintech revolution in the country. ...