Rupee, inflation, interest rates top wily Dar’s agenda

Pakistan's incumbent finance minister Ishaq Dar delivers a speech in Karachi, Pakistan, on January 20, 2017. (AFP/File)
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Updated 29 September 2022

Rupee, inflation, interest rates top wily Dar’s agenda

September 29: Business Recorder reported that Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Wednesday said that the country is currently facing the worst economic crisis owing to the mismanagement of the previous Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government. Read more I 


COAS reaches UK on five-day visit 

Updated 06 February 2023

COAS reaches UK on five-day visit 

February 5: Business Recorder reported Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Syed Asim Munir reached the United Kingdom on a five-day visit to attend the 5th joint UK-Pak stabilization conference and interact with the British defence officials. Read More I


Pakistan Plans Political Consensus to Fight Growing Terrorism

Updated 06 February 2023

Pakistan Plans Political Consensus to Fight Growing Terrorism

February 5: VOA reported in the wake of the deadly bombing of a mosque in northwestern Pakistan on January 30, Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has called a conference of all political parties on February 7 to seek agreement on how to tackle terrorism. Read More I


Security official martyred, eight injured in Quetta ‘suicide’ blast 

Updated 06 February 2023

Security official martyred, eight injured in Quetta ‘suicide’ blast 

February 5: Samaa reported one person has been reported killed and eight others injured in what is said to be a suicide blast on Quetta’s Gulistan Road on Sunday noon. Read More I


Pak-IMF policy level talks begin tomorrow

Updated 06 February 2023

Pak-IMF policy level talks begin tomorrow

February 6: The News reported Pakistan and the IMF will kick-start policy level talks from Tuesday as both sides will strive again on Monday (today) to reconcile the yawning gap in the fiscal framework. Read More I


Musharraf's body to be repatriated to Pakistan via ‘special flight’ today

Updated 06 February 2023

Musharraf's body to be repatriated to Pakistan via ‘special flight’ today

February 6: Dawn reported former military dictator Pervez Musharraf, who usurped power after a coup in October 1999 and ruled Pakistan till 2008, breathed his last at age of 79 in Dubai, after a protracted battle with a rare disease, amyloidosis. Read More I