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AJK Govt Present Budget of Over 108 Bln Rupees

AJK Govt Present Budget of Over 108 Bln Rupees

Muzaffarabad: The Azad Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday presented over 108 billion rupees budget for the fiscal year 2018-19. Minister for Finance Dr. Najeeb Naqi presented the budget in the House. Presenting the budget he said over 25 billion rupees have been allocated for the development sector, while over 82 billion rupees have been […]

PIAF welcomes federal budget 2018-19

PIAF welcomes federal budget 2018-19

Pakistan Industrial and Traders Associations Front (PIAF) has welcomed the federal budget 2018-19 and termed it balanced and beneficial for businesses and trade. PIAF Chairman Irfan Iqbal Sheikh, Senior Vice Chairman Tanveer Ahmed Sufi and Vice Chairman Shahzeb Akram told APP here Saturday that in the present situation, when dollar price was scaling up and […]

Budget 2018: Rs 640.644 MN Earmarked For Defence Division

Budget 2018: Rs 640.644 MN Earmarked For Defence Division

Islamabad : The federal government has allocated Rs 640.644 million for five ongoing and two new development schemes of Defence Division under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) for next financial year 2018-19. According to the budgetary document, a total of Rs 562.447 have been earmarked for the ongoing schemes. Out of this, Rs 253.954 […]

Opp walks out of NA as finance minister budget speech continues

Opp walks out of NA as finance minister budget speech continues

Islamabad:The joint opposition on Friday staged a walkout from the Lower House of parliament the moment the finance minister, Miftah Ismail, began the budget speech. Earlier, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) had decided to create ruckus in the assembly in a bid to stop the government from presenting the budget […]

Sindh budget on May 5

Sindh budget on May 5

Karachi: The Sindh government is likely to present provincial budget for fiscal year 2018-19 on May 5. A proposal has been forwarded to allocate a sum of Rs 1,093 billion for the next fiscal year. According to information received, the government could use Rs 891 billion out of Rs 1,010 billion allocated for the current […]

Punjab govt won’t present budget, says finance minister

Punjab govt won’t present budget, says finance minister

Lahore : The Punjab government Friday announced not to table budget for fiscal year 2018-19. Punjab Finance Minister Dr Ayesha Ghaus Pasha said that the government won’t table budget for fiscal year 2018-19. The government, however, had prepared the budget, she said. She added that caretaker government would present the budget. “We will present interim […]

Adviser Finance reviews budget preparations, Steps for improving in all sectors of economy discussed

Adviser Finance reviews budget preparations, Steps for improving in all sectors of economy discussed

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak, March 04, 2017 Islamabad; Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Dr. Miftah Ismail here on Sunday chaired a meeting to review the activities related to preparation of Budget 2018-19. The additional Secretary budget gave the meeting a briefing on the budget preparations and shared timelines for various activities. The Adviser directed that […]

South Korean Leader Warns Against Attack on North, Ahead of Trump’s Asia Trip

President Moon Jae-in also announces biggest annual increase in South Korea’s military budget in nearly a decade  Monitoring Desk SEOUL—South Korea’s leader used a closely watched speech to oppose military action in countering North Korea, as the U.S. builds up its forces in the region and Donald Trump prepares to make his first trip to […]

This is a budget that taxes our future, Sherry

This is a budget that taxes our future, Sherry

ISLAMABAD, May 30, 2017: Vice President PPPP, Senator Sherry Rehman expressed dismay over the recent budget presented by the government saying, “The government just stripped people of hope for a better life by telling them it is blithely continuing to tax them to pay for its profligate spending.” “It is appalling to observe that around […]

PML-N govt presents 2nd budget with Rs3.945 trn outlay for 2014-15

PML-N govt presents 2nd budget with Rs3.945 trn outlay for 2014-15

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz-led government on Tuesday presented its second budget with a total outlay of Rs3.945 trillion for the fiscal year 2014-15. Federal Finance Minister, Senator Ishaq Dar read out the budget proposals at the special session of National Assembly attended by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and presided over by the speaker Sardar […]