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Samsung considers splitting into two

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics Co. on Tuesday said it was considering splitting the company into two, a move seen as necessary for heir-apparent Lee Jae-Yong...

Industrial Zones to be established along with Pak-China Economic Corridor: Minister

ISLAMABAD: A joint Pak-China working group would soon be established to decide and identify industrial zones along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, Ahsan Iqbal said. Briefing...

Onion prices up to Rs60 per Kg

KARACHI: Onion prices have reached to 60 rupees per kilogram while lemon is being sold by 250 rupees per kilogram in Karachi. Experts have said...

Tokyo stocks weaken, exports rise slower than predicted

HONG KONG: Tokyo stocks fell Monday despite a strong lead from Wall Street last week, as the yen's ongoing resilience weighed on the market...

Asia markets extend losses on Trump worries

HONG KONG: Asian markets retreated again Tuesday with fears growing about the impact of Donald Trump’s presidency on the global economy as he faces...

Separate audit division suggested for tax payers

ISLAMABD: Federal government is moving to constitute a separate audit division for tax payers. The government wanted to apart audit function of tax payers...

Bus, truck production goes up in July

ISLAMABAD: The production of buses and trucks grew by 85.38 percent and 58.51 percent respectively during the first month of the current fiscal year...

Over Rs167.942 bln development funds released so far

ISLAMABAD: The government has released Rs 167.942 billion for different social sector developmental projects till November 18 under Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) 2016...

GDP growth will be taken to 7pc: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has expressed the resolve that GDP growth will be taken to seven percent. Addressing the Multan Chamber of Commerce and Industry...

Banking sector remains sound, stable: SBP

ISLAMABAD: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)'s Quarterly Performance Review for Q3CY16 Wednesday said banking sector remained sound and stable. A SBP statement said it has...