Daily Archives: May 12, 2009


Remittances up 19pc as overseas Pakistanis seen returning home

KARACHI: Remittances sent home by overseas Pakistanis jumped 19 per cent year-on-year in April 2009 as the worst prediction of the government officials started to come true with more expats coming back clutching on to their belongings after losing jobs abroad. Last month remittances increased to $697.52 million as compared […]


Shaheen Air to launch flights for Kuwait City, Muscat from Peshawar 2

KARACHI: Shaheen Air will launch its flight operations on two international routes— Kuwait City and Muscat– twice a week from upcoming Sunday, sources in the aviation industry told Daily Times. The two flights will be started from Peshawar with airline’s 737-airfleets and are scheduled for every Sunday and Thursday to […]