Finance

Delegation of FPCCI meets MoS for Finance

Delegation of FPCCI meets MoS for Finance

Islamabad (Asghar Ali Mubarak)  A delegation of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) led by President FPCCI Ghazanfar Bilour called on Minister of State for Finance Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan here on Monday. The delegation among others included Mr. Adeel Rauf, Atif Ikram Sheikh, Mian Shaukat, Malik Sohail Hussain, Ch. Javed Iqbal […]

Alice G. Wells calls on Adviser on Finance Dr. Miftah Ismail

Alice G. Wells calls on Adviser on Finance Dr. Miftah Ismail

  Islamabad (Asghar Ali Mubarak) US Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Ambassador Alice G. Wells called on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Dr. Miftah Ismail here Monday. They discussed current state of Pak-US ties with particular emphasis on economic cooperation. Adviser Miftah Ismail welcomed Ms. Wells and said that […]

Ambassador of UAE calls on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance

Ambassador of UAE calls on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance

Islamabad: By.Asghar Ali Mubarak  The Ambassador of UAE, Hamad Obaid Ibrahim Salem Alzaabi called on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Miftah Ismail here Friday. Ambassador Hamad discussed with the Adviser matters concerning Pak-UAE collaboration in different spheres. He said there was need to foster collaboration in health and education sectors which would ultimately help […]

Pakistan Steel Melters Association delegation calls on MOS for Finance Rana Afzal

Pakistan Steel Melters Association delegation calls on MOS for Finance Rana Afzal

Islamabad: A delegation of Pakistan Steel Melters Association led by its Chairman Ch. Sarwar called on Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs, Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan here Tuesday.During the meeting tax related matters were discussed. The Minister said that the issues raised by the delegation would be taken up with Federal Board of […]

US Ambassador calls on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance

US Ambassador calls on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance

Islamabad (Asghar Ali Mubarak) US Ambassador David Hale called on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Dr. Miftah Ismail here on Tuesday. During the meeting matters relating to Pak-US economic cooperation were discussed. Mr. David Hale informed the Adviser about the forthcoming visits to Pakistan by US business delegations. He said that the delegation would look to make […]

Saudi finance minister says no income taxes for Saudi citizens

Saudi finance minister says no income taxes for Saudi citizens

REUTERS Saudi Arabia’s finance minister said on Sunday that citizens would not pay taxes on income and Saudi companies would not see their profits taxed under sweeping economic reforms being introduced in the oil-rich kingdom. The collapse in oil prices after mid-2014 has pushed Saudi Arabia to contemplate a radical overhaul of all parts of […]

Finance division releases Rs250m to protect Houbara Bustards

Finance division releases Rs250m to protect Houbara Bustards

The Finance Division on Thursday released Rs250 million for a ‘Houbara Bustard and Migratory Birds Endowment Fund’ upon the directions of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. In October, the prime minister had approved the fund, which aims at boosting the habitats of migratory birds, particularly the endangered Houbara bustard. The fund will be used to increase […]

Finance Minister’s meeting with French Foreign Minister

Finance Minister’s meeting with French Foreign Minister

Paris, Sep. 16, 2016: Wrapping up his official visit to Paris, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Minister for Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs met today Mr. Jean-Marc Ayrault, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development of France. Finance Minister conveyed his deepest condolences on the loss of lives in the recent terrorist attacks in Paris and […]

Meeting between Finance Ministers of Pakistan and France

Meeting between Finance Ministers of Pakistan and France

Paris, September 15, 2016: France is willing to bolster trade and economic ties with Pakistan and to mutually benefit from conducive investment environment in the country. Pakistan has made impressive economic gains in the last three years, characterized by macroeconomic stability, fiscal discipline, sustained growth rate, and record- breaking performance of its stock market. Pakistan […]

Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar at FRS

Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar at FRS

Paris, September 14, 2016: Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Minister for Finance, Revenue, and Economic Affairs has said that tough and deep rooted fiscal, monetary and economic reforms have paved the way for economic turnaround in Pakistan which led to the improvement of fiscal and monetary indicators of the country, recognized and appreciated by Credible international rating […]

Finance Minister meets leading French car manufacturers

Finance Minister meets leading French car manufacturers

Paris, September 14, 2016: Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Minister for Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, Statistics and Privatization held meetings with two leading French automobile manufacturers, Renault and Peugeot, in Paris today. He briefed them about the recently announced automobile policy of the Government of Pakistan which has given attractive incentive and concessions for foreign investors. […]

Finance Minister asks French investors to invest in Pakistan

Finance Minister asks French investors to invest in Pakistan

Paris, September 13, 2016: Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Minister for Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, Statistics and Privatization presented a strong case about Pakistan’s economic turnaround in the last three years, to a large gathering of senior executives of more than sixty leading French companies, who gathered this morning at a business and investment event hosted […]