• ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s garments, knitwear, cement, food and footwear exports increased in term of quantity, however, due to the global decline in prices, exports in dollar term could not go up and remained stagnant at the previous year’s level.

  • The rupee gained some strength in the money market as the value of the US dollar on Thursday further decreased by Rs1.70 in the interbank market.

  • KARACHI: The second unit of the 660-megawatt China Power Hub Generation Company (CPHGC) coal-fired power plant was synchronised with the national grid on May 28, 2019 as per schedule.

  • KARACHI: The auto market will witness the launch of a new entrant in the under 1,000cc category –Prince Pearl 800cc – a Chinese-assembled car in September this year.

  • PESHAWAR: The IM Sciences arranged a listing ceremony of Feiyun Culture and IMSciences Industry Talent Training Base under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Industry-Government-Academia Consortium.

  • ISLAMABAD: Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan Kuninori Matsuda Monday called on  Advisor to Prime Minister on Commerce, Textile, Industries and Production and Investment  Abdur Razak Dawood and discussed opportunities of bilateral trade and investment

  • Pakistan, Uzbekistan agree to boost trade volume to $300mPakistan and Uzbekistan on Monday agreed to strengthen bilateral trade, setting the target of touching $300 million as trade volume.

  • The Faisalabad Industrial Estate Development and Management Company (FIEDMC) is the premier organisation credited with successful conceptualization and formation of two Special Economic Zones in Faisalabad, a city that is an ever-expanding industrial centre in Pakistan. Mian Kashif Ashfaq, the Chairman of FIEDMC and a highly successful industrialist, shares the proud history of FIEDMC which has developed the Value Addition City (VAC) and M-3 Industrial City (M-3 IC) which offers investors the best location, essential industrial infrastructure and excellent support services.

  • LAHORE - Vice President of People’s Republic of China Wang Qishan was accorded a warm welcome as he arrived in the provincial metropolis on a two-day official visit.

  • ISLAMABAD : Australian High Commissioner Margaret Adamson on Monday said Australian businessman and trade firms are keen to invest in Pakistan keeping in view the investment friendly environment.