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All set to launch Economic Survey Thursday

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The government sets all to launch the Economic Survey 2017-18 on Thursday, to share key economic indicators and the performance of different sectors of the economy during the year. The survey would highlight the main features of the government’s economic policies, which was resulted in macro-economic stability and growth rate of about 5.8

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SBP announce Bank holiday on Labour Day

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The State Bank of Pakistan Wednesday announced public holiday on Labour Day (May 01). The SBP will remain closed on 1st May, 2018 (Tuesday) on the occasion of Labour Day as declared by the Government of Pakistan, a notification issued by the SBP said.

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PSO announces Rs 13.2bn profit after tax in nine months

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan State Oil requires nearly Rs 150 billion during the April to June period to fulfill their commitments and clearing dues of international and domestic refineries and it will help reduce the volume of debt owed by the companies. PSO has managed to get additional funds of Rs. 23 billion in the month

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World Book Day, AIOU strengthen library network

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) is actively engaged in strengthening its library network all over the country to promote books’ reading culture. The University maintains one of the best ‘state-of-the-art’ library at its main Campus that is opened for the general public, said Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Shahid Siddiqui on the occasion of

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PBSA proposes tax cuts to encourage investment

(Web Desk) – Pakistan Stock Brokers Association (PBSA) has proposed end of double taxation whereby abolishing tax on dividends, bonus and capital value tax as it has been discouraging foreign as well as domestic investment in the Pakistan stock exchange . Pakistan Stock Brokers Association sent budget proposals from the new fiscal year i.e. 2018-19

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Day-long Islamabad Spring Fair held at Lok Virsa

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- A one-day Islamabad Spring Fair was held here at National Institute of Folk and Traditional (Lok Virsa) on Sunday. The event was jointly organised by Sakafat and Pakistan Red Crescent, the fair offered colourful array of shopping stalls, food court, global village embassy stalls, children educational activities, health and safety stalls for families,

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PITB launches hotline for 53000 public schools of Punjab

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- The School Education hotline and initiative of School Education Department of the Punjab Province, developed in collaboration with the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) for more than 53000 public schools was formally launched here today by the Chairman PITB Dr. Umar Saif. Addressing the audience Dr. Umar Saif said that the Punjab education

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Engro Fertilizers “Aam Aadmi Nahin” recognized at PAS Awards 2018

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Engro Fertilizer’s campaign Aam Aadmi Nahin has recently been recognized at the PAS Awards 2018–an initiative of Pakistan Advertisers Society– under the category of Agriculture and Related Industry. The award-winning campaign sheds light on the lives of our nation’s farmers, our real heroes who despite facing struggles and hardships showcase immense resilience, and

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Peoples Bus Service under pilot project of inter city bus launched

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Sindh Minister for Transport, Labour and Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has formally inaugurated Pilot Project of Peoples Bus Service ‘under Inter City Bus Service with initially 10 Air-conditioned Buses fleet by Daewoo Company Pakistan at Karachi water and Sewerage board office premises in a simple ceremony. On the occasion Secretary Transport Sindh

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For 73-year-old Baloch folk singer Muhammad Bashir, life is now a song of miseries

(Web Desk) – Award-winning 73-year-old Baloch folk singer, Muhammad Bashir, who sang countless songs on national television and radio for 56 years, is now leading a life surrounded by financial woes. Due to a lack of income, Bashir is in debt and has tried to repeatedly reach out to the Chief Minister and other high

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