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Business confidence among women needs a push: Workshop

Islamabad:It is not very easy for women to become successful entrepreneurs as lack of confidence, want of finance, shrinking opportunities and diluted knowledge is keeping them from development, speakers at a workshop said. They said that women can make successful entrepreneurs for which they need to learn basic business skills, ... Read More »

Iranian signs MOU with PBIT

Lahore:In the efforts to boost bilateral and economic ties, the Punjab Government and Punjab Board of Investment & Trade signed MoUs for formalizing collaborative efforts to identify areas of common interests with the Iranian Province Fars and Trade Union of Shiraz Chamber of Commerce & Industries and Mines respectively. The ... Read More »

Now fruits markeets would be registered

Lahore:Provincial Minister for Agriculture Malik Ahmad Ali presided over a meeting of the committee constituted for registration of Punjab fruits and vegetable cooperative society. Advisor to Chief Minister Raja Ashfaq Sarwar, Commissioner Lahore, Secretary Cooperative, Secretary Agriculture and the representatives of DCO Lahore attended the meeting. Secretary Cooperative while giving ... Read More »

Budget to offer nothing but disappointment?

Islamabad:The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Wednesday said upcoming budget will offer nothing but disappointment.The government which is finding difficult to fulfil its debt obligations would be unable to provide any relief to masses and business community, it said. Despite a severe financial crisis in sight, the tax-exempted sector will ... Read More »

solar power system to be promoted:Minister for Agriculture

Lahore:An allocation of Rs. 300 million has been recommended to be made during financial year 2012-13 for installation of solar water pumps on farmer fields and research on solar power system.  The recommendations were finalized by a high level committee constituted by Chief Minister Punjab, Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif here at ... Read More »

FBR attaches PTA accounts

Islamabad:FBR in its ongoing campaign to recover outstanding tax liabilities against various companies, the Large Taxpayers Unit (LTU), Islamabad has attached all Bank Accounts of the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) which owed Rs.3.6 billion to the exchequer on account of Income Tax. The PTA was served with recovery notice under ... Read More »

Malaysians develop taste buds for Biryani as Pak rice gains popularity

Kuala Lumpur:From being served merely at weddings and special events until recently, Biryani has increasingly found its way into the ordinary restaurants across Malaysia due to the richness of taste and aroma it offers to the rice-loving Malays. Yet another reason that has popularized the Biryani dish in Malaysia is ... Read More »

FPCCI demand agri tax

Islamabad:The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Tuesday demanded to impose income tax on sectors enjoying unjust exemptions in the upcoming budget. We will have no future sans effective governance, transparent reforms and easily comprehensible taxation regime, it said. Tax regime should be balanced as presently ... Read More »

FBR Intensifies efforts to recover withholdind tax?

Islamabad:The Federal Board of Revenue has identified 119,870 non-filer salaried persons, drawing annual salary of more than 5 lacs. They were required to e-file their Returns of Income for tax year 2011 on e-portal of FBR but they did not discharge their legal obligation on this count. The information regarding ... Read More »

Action taken against 115 officers and officials :Mansha Butt

Lahore:Special Assistant to Chief Minister Punjab on Food, Muhammad Mansha Ullah Butt has said that the wheat procurement process is continuing as per routine in the province. He said that in order to make wheat procurement process transparent and corruption free, senior officers of the Food Department and he himself ... Read More »

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