Tomatoes, onions prices go beyond common man’s reach

ISLAMABAD - Owing to halting of tomatoes and onions’ supply from India, not only the prices have been almost doubled in the federal capital but also gone beyond reach of the common man. According to wholesalers, the prices have increased due to a heavy reduction in supply of tomatoes from ...

See more

MORE IN BUSINESS

  • FPCCI, PBBC sign MoU to bring Pak, UK businessmen closer

    , By

    ISLAMABAD - The Pakistan Commission London organized a business networking reception on Saturday to boost ties between Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) and Pakistan Britain Business Council (PBBC) where an MoU was signed between them. It was attended by CEOs and ...

  • China confirms will limit oil exports to North Korea

    , By

    BEIJING - China will limit exports of refined petroleum products to North Korea starting October 1, its commerce ministry said, confirming Beijing's participation in new UN sanctions intended to rein in its rogue neighbour. The United Nations Security Council, including permanent member Beijing, ...

  • US, EU sign deal to streamline insurance regulation

    , By

    WASHINGTON - The United States and the European Union signed an agreement late Friday to streamline regulations on international insurance and reinsurance companies, and free up capital for investments, a deal that was 20 years in the making. The governments said the deal, negotiated by former US ...

  • Brexit weighs heavy at Irish farming fair

    , By

    TULLAMORE - Brexit hung like a cloud over Ireland's biggest agricultural fair this week, with the country's food and farming industries, heavily reliant on their British neighbour, feeling the impact already. Nearly 300,000 people visited the 2017 National Ploughing Championships outside Tullamore ...

  • Greece to be under supervision after it exits bailout: Eurogroup chief

    , By

    ATHENS - Greece will remain under supervision after it exits its current bailout and Athens must achieve "economic and political stability," the head of a group of Eurozone finance ministers said Saturday. Greece has received two multi-billion euro bailouts since 2010. The third rescue programme, ...

  • Corporate corner

    Oppo second best selling smartphone brand LAHORE (PR): Leading smartphone brand, OPPO has broken into the top-ranked smartphone vendors in Pakistan for the first two quarters of 2017. The ever-evolving smartphone brand now ranks No 2 in the Pakistan 4G smartphone market, according to the latest ...

  • Ruling Alliance sweeps LCCI polls

    , By

    LAHORE -  The PIAF-Founders Alliance has made another clean sweep by winning all 7 seats of LCCI Associate Class for year 2017-18, paving way for the Alliance to have its president, senior vice president and vice president. Total 3342 votes were polled out of 8808 while 28 votes were rejected ...

  • Package for textile sector soon: Minister

    , By

    ISLAMABAD/lahore -  The federal government on Saturday said that it would announce an incentives package for the textile sector to boost tumbling exports. “A new package will soon be announced to enhance the country's exports,” said Minister for Commerce and Textile Pervaiz Malik ...