The State Bank of Pakistan has announced another significant rise over this past year in remittances being sent home by overseas Pakistanis, which is pleasantly surprising given the massive flight of capital and lack of new foreign investments coming into the country. However, not enough thought is going into how to maximise the potential development impact of this significant contribution that is being made by our citizens who are working outside Pakistan.Read More »Protecting overseas Pakistani workers —Syed Mohammad Ali
By Rauf Klasra
An inquiry has been launched into the scandalous reports that the FWO had sublet a multi-billion rupees overseas housing society development Zone-V contract, which it had earlier got from the OPF through questionable means, to the friends of a PPP minister.
Read More »ISLAMABAD: Inquiry initiated against FWO for subletting OPF contracts
By Myra Imran
A group of concerned citizens has urged the business community and overseas Pakistanis to open a new dollar account in Pakistan starting with an amount of at least $1,000 to help the government cope with the prevailing financial crisis.
Read More »Islamabad: Businessmen, Overseas Pakistanis urged to open dollar account
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistanis living abroad have the obligation to give a helping hand to their home country in this tough time and enhance the remittance to Pakistan, Federal Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Dr Babar Awan said on Saturday.Read More »‘Overseas Pakistanis under obligation to enhance remittances’