Tag: mini budget

PAC forms committee over irregularities in CAA

--Shehbaz urges govt to come up with long term solutions to address economic woes  --PAC agrees to rename Islamabad airport after Benazir Bhutto  ISLAMABAD: The Public Accounts...

Resolution in PA all praise for PTI’s mini-budget

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MPA Momina Waheed on Friday submitted a resolution in the Punjab Assembly secretariat, commending the federal government’s mini-budget. Calling to felicitate...

Govt presents finance bill amid ruckus in NA

--Third finance bill aims at encouraging investment, exports, promoting ease of doing business --Super tax on non-banking companies abolished, interest on agri loans reduced from...

PM Imran to chair cabinet meeting on mini-budget

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday held a meeting with senior leaders of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) at the Parliament House. PM Imran is also...

Mini-budget on Jan 23 will revive economy, Asad Umar claims

--Finance minister says Pakistan not considering IMF bailout for now --Says budget will remove tax anomalies, facilitate investors  --PPP's Sherry opposes budget, says new taxes are...

Bilawal says ready to face jail during PM Imran’s term

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Thursday said that his party's leaders were sentenced to jail during Ziaul Haq and Pervez...

‘Chandanomics’ cannot help economy: Senator Sherry Rehman

Senator Sherry Rehman lashed out at the federal government over its mini-budget, stating that “chandanomics cannot help run the economy”. In her Senate speech, she...

Mini-budget recommendations approved by federal cabinet

ISLAMABAD: The recommendations for the mini-budget on Tuesday was approved by the federal cabinet. The approval came during a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan...

Govt increases taxes on elite, gives relief to poor

--Finance minister says fiscal deficit to reach 7.2pc from 6.6pc if govt continues on present economic trajectory --Federal development programme cut by almost Rs250bn to...

Govt set to impose Rs100bn taxes in mini-budget

---FBR proposes 5 to 10% regulatory duty and 1% customs duty on hundreds of imported items, including cars ---Also recommends ending income tax exemption for...