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NAB summons Ishaq Dar over providing alleged illegal contract of 4G service

NAB summons Ishaq Dar over providing alleged illegal contract of 4G service

RAWALPINDI ;The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned former finance minister Ishaq Dar on Tuesday in their Rawalpindi office.The summon has been sent to Dar’s residence in ministers’ enclave over providing alleged illegal contracts of mobile 4G service.It says that loss of billions of rupees was caused to the national exchequer by the misuse of […]

Accountability court adjourns Ishaq Dar corruption case till June 13

Accountability court adjourns Ishaq Dar corruption case till June 13

ISLAMABAD;An accountability court on Wednesday adjourned the hearing of Ishaq Dar corruption case till June 13.Judge Muhammad Bashir heard the case. Defense lawyer Qazi Misbah continued cross-examination of prosecution witness Muhammad Azeem.The witness submitted the record of Ishaq Dar’s 21 bank transactions in the court which included eight electronic transactions.All the three co-accused National Bank […]

SC Suspends Senate Membership of Ishaq Dar

SC Suspends Senate Membership of Ishaq Dar

Supreme Court has suspended senate membership of former Finance Minister Ishaq Dar after rejecting his medical certificate. Hearing a case against the acceptance of Dar’s nomination papers in the recent Senate elections, the chief justice questioned why Dar did not show up in court despite being summoned at the last hearing?.Dar’s counsel informed the court that […]

Lawyer asks accountability court to suspend process of declaring Dar a proclaimed offender

Lawyer asks accountability court to suspend process of declaring Dar a proclaimed offender

Former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s counsel on Monday requested an accountability court in Islamabad to delay the process of declaring his client a proclaimed offender until next week. The accountability court is conducting a hearing in connection with a corruption reference filed against Dar by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The court is expected to […]

PSX stake sale deal to bolster Sino-Pak linkages: Ishaq Dar

PSX stake sale deal to bolster Sino-Pak linkages: Ishaq Dar

KARACHI: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Friday spoke to media at the share purchase deal-signing event in Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX). Lauding the progressive development in his speech, Dar said, “The sale of 40 percent stake of Pakistan Stock Exchange [to the Chinese Consortium] is a historical moment for the country.” The finance minister further […]

Ishaq Dar Meets his French Counterpart in Paris

Ishaq Dar Meets his French Counterpart in Paris

Concluding his official visit to Paris, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Finance Minister met with French Finance Minister Michel Sapin yesterday. This was his second meeting with French counterpart in the last three months. Minister Sapin congratulated the Finance Minister on joining the Open Government Partnership process. He also appreciated the ratification by Pakistan of the […]

Dar Holds Bilateral with CEO of French Development Agency (AFD)

Dar Holds Bilateral with CEO of French Development Agency (AFD)

Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Pakistan’s Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs met with Mr. Remy Rioux, Chief Executive Officer of French Development Agency (AFD) in Paris yesterday. The CEO of AFD appreciated the progress that Pakistan has made in stabilizing economy and taking it to a higher trajectory of growth. During the meeting, Finance Minister […]

Ishaq Dar Holds Bilateral with Secretary General, OECD

Ishaq Dar Holds Bilateral with Secretary General, OECD

Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq held bilateral meeting with Mr. Angel Gurria, Secretary General, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris today. This was his second meeting with OECD Secretary General in the last three months. The Finance Minister informed the Secretary General that the OECD Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in […]