Tariq Haleem

Smuggling should be treated as “economic terrorism and anti-state activities: Tariq Haleem

Chairman, Pakistan Ship’s Agents Association and Former Vice President FPCCI Mr. Tariq Haleem has urged the Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi to appoint a task force/ J.I.T to address issues of under/over invoicing, mis-declaration and smuggling on war footing and all these culprits should be vigorously pursued, caught and prosecuted. […]

Komal Rizvi

Komal Rizvi achieves great milestones in the music industry globally

KARACHI – It was announced here today that Komal Rizvi’s original song “Oh Hello Ji” that released last year on Eid and the collaboration remake “Desan da Raja” has WON a 1st place in the International Song Competition in the World Music Category from 19,000 song entries from around 140 countries in the world. Speaking […]

Interest Rate

Interest Rate is going to Cause Serious damage: Ateeq ur Rehman

“Historic Hike” in interest rate is going to cause serious damage to “cost of doing business”, said Ateeq Ur Rehman (Economic & Financial Analyst). While talking to our correspondent he further said that the decision to raise the discount rate by massive 1.5pc is like sending shockwaves to Business Community  which is already struggling with rising […]

Icc and Uber

ICC Partners With Uber for Cricket World Cup 2019

DUBAI – The International Cricket Council today announced that Uber, the world’s largest personal mobility company, would be an official sponsor of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019. The partnership will make Uber the first mobility and food delivery app to strike a sponsorship deal with the ICC for the Men’s Cricket World Cup, […]


Pakistan, Kuwait agree to transform bilateral relationship into economic partnership

ISLAMABAD – Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi says Pakistan and Kuwait have agreed to transform the bilateral relationship into economic partnership and there are bright chances of growth in cooperation for mutual prosperity. This he stated in a statement issued after the conclusion of two-day official visit to Kuwait. The Foreign Minister expressed the confidence […]


Prime Minister should reject gas price hike proposal: Mian Zahid Hussain

KARACHI – President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said proposed gas price hike will damage masses and economic activities. Prime Minister Imran Khan should reject OGRA’s proposal to hike the […]


Top brass of opposition parties meet at Zardari House

Islamabad: The top brass of the opposition parties on Sunday assembled at Zardari House in Islamabad to devise mutual strategy against coalition government led by cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan. The huddle was attended by Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) vice-president Maryam Nawaz, former premier Shahid Khaqab Abbasi, and Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly Hamza Shahbaz. Leaders […]

Imran Khan

PM discusses overall economic situation with leading businessmen

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan has urged business community to play its due role in achieving economic stability. Talking to a delegation of leading businessmen in Islamabad on Sunday, he said some elements are trying to create an environment of economic uncertainty in the country. He said problems facing the economy can be resolved […]

Wrong No 2

Wrong No.2 released the video of its second official song

Wrong No.2 released the video of its second official song #TuHiHarRangMein’ today. Tu Hi Har Rang Mein has been wonderfully created by the team, with its soft, mellow music, that would resonate well with your mood and you wouldn’t be able to help but listen to it on repeat. Beautifully sung by Ali Tariq and composed and […]

Shabbar Zaidi

Chairman FBR Shabbar Zaidi’s Appointment Challenged in IHC

ISLAMABAD – Appointment of the Syed Shabbar Zaidi as Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) chairman was challenged in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday.  According to details, Ali Muhammad, a grade-19 officer of Inland Revenue, moved the petition in the IHC. He stated in his petition that the government appointed Zaidi as FBR chairman […]