ایک تولہ سونے کی قیمت ایک لاکھ اور دس گرام کی چھیاسی ہزار سے تجاوز کر گئ۔ One tola and 10 gram gold price in Pakistan reached a peak of 100400 and 86076 rupees respectively… Read More »سونے کی قیمتیں تاریخ کی بلند ترين سطح پر
Growth rate less than the targeted 4.4% but highest in six years at 4.14%
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said on Monday that the country could provisionally achieve 4.1 percent growth target for the outgoing year, and termed the 4.4 percent GDP growth rate target for fiscal year 2013-14 as over-stretched.
Launching the Economic Survey for the year 2013-14 at a press conference at the premises of the Finance Ministry, the federal minister said the GDP growth rate was less than the targeted 4.4%, but it was for the first time in six years that the country had entered the territory of four percent growth in the fiscal year 2013-14. And, the GDP growth rate would be increased by one percent during the next three years, rising to 7% in 2017. Similarly, the industrial growth has been recorded at 5.84% as against 1.37% last year, he added.Read More »Pakistan Economic Survey 2013-14
The Porsche Panamera SE-Hybrid, Porsche Panamera 4S, and Panamera Turbo will be available in Pakistan in both standard and executive classes. The cars are available for order as of now, with the first models expected to arrive from the end of July. Read More »LAHORE: Porsche unveils latest Panamera models for Pakistani market
By Tariq Farid/Daily Times
Hazardous E-waste has become one of the biggest health risks of this century in Pakistan, with rising trend of bulk imports of used and obsolete computers and other electronic equipment from the West, taking full advantage of “yet to be enacted E-waste laws” in the country.
The people, especially the youth, are buying ‘E-Waste of the West’ as branded computers due to lack of awareness about the grave risks it is posing to the environment, human life and animals.
Read More »Beware of E-waste as great health risk
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LAHORE: Brigadier (retd) Imtiaz Ahmed, former director-general of Intelligence Bureau (IB), who also served as the in-charge of ISI’s Internal Security Wing, has said that terrorism was introduced for the first time in the history of Pakistan with the hijacking of a PIA plane from Peshawar to Kabul in 1981, not by a stand-alone terrorist outfit, but through an organised state-sponsored terrorist act. Read More »State sponsored 1981 PIA plane hijack: Brig Imtiaz
Pakistan Suzuki Motor Company (PSMC) and Indus Motor Company (IMC) have reduced the prices of their vehicles effective from July 1, 2011. Read More »Major car makers cut prices in Pakistan
No one can dispute the fact that the economy today is caught perilously in a situation of low growth and high inflation. What brought the country to this pass is also uncontested – governments, both at the federal and provincial level, that over decades lived beyond their means.Read More »A lost opportunity-By Dr Maleeha Lodhi