Country to be rid of inflation soon: PM Shahbaz Sharif

Country to be rid of inflation soon: PM Shahbaz Sharif

Shahbaz said that the country will be rid of inflation soon as it is opportune time to rectify past mistakes, adding efforts are afoot to control inflation in the country through short-term relief measures Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday said that the...
Monsoon rains claim 20 more lives

Monsoon rains claim 20 more lives

Twenty more people died in countrywide monsoon rains in the past 24 hours, taking the death toll to 97 and the injured to 101 since the onset of the season Twenty more people died in countrywide monsoon rains in the past 24 hours, taking the death toll to 97 and the...
Prices of fuel, food items to come down: Miftah Ismail

Prices of fuel, food items to come down: Miftah Ismail

Miftah Ismail said the declining trend in international food and fuel prices would help bring down commodity rates in Pakistan Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Miftah Ismail on Thursday said the declining trend in international food and fuel prices would help...
Inflation to stay high for a year: SBP

Inflation to stay high for a year: SBP

The SBP said inflation will remain in the range of 18-20% this fiscal year before declining sharply during FY2023-24 The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said Thursday inflation will remain in the range of 18-20 percent this fiscal year before declining sharply during...
ECC hikes gas prices for domestic consumers

ECC hikes gas prices for domestic consumers

The rates for domestic consumers have gone up by 43 to 335pc The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) has approved a hike in gas prices for domestic, commercial and industrial sectors. The rates for domestic consumers have gone up by 43 to 335pc....
No hike in power tariff: Khurram Dastgir

No hike in power tariff: Khurram Dastgir

Khurram Dastgir Khan while refuting speculations about power tariff hike said that the cabinet had not yet approved an increase in power tariff Minister for Power Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan while refuting speculations about power tariff hike on Wednesday said that...