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Federal government reduces the price of high speed diesel

Federal government reduces the price of high speed diesel

The federal government of Pakistan has decided to reduce the price of high speed diesel by Rs. 2.40; the new price is Rs. 104.06. Earlier it was Rs.106.46 per litre. According to notification, the prices of petrol – motor spirit (Rs.103.97 per litre), kerosene oil (Rs.65.29 per litre) and light diesel oil (Rs.62.86 per litre)…

Thirteen federal government properties auctioned in Lahore

Thirteen federal government properties auctioned in Lahore

Thirteen government properties located in Lahore auctioned on Wednesday for PKR 179.354 million, in second phase of the auction of federal government owned properties. Federal Minister for Privatisation Mohammed Mian Soomro was present on the occasion. As per official statement “The auction included 13 government properties located in different parts of Lahore. These include WAPDA…

Government decides to issue long pending income tax refunds: FBR

Government decides to issue long pending income tax refunds: FBR

Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has said that in the context of worsened economic situation after the outbreak of Corona virus pandemic, the Government of Pakistan has decided to issue long-pending Income Tax Refunds to facilitate the business community. To fulfill all legal requirements for the issuance of refunds, FBR has informed all the taxpayers…

Government appoints new Chief of Pakistan Steel Mills

Government appoints new Chief of Pakistan Steel Mills

The government has appointed Brigadier Shuja Hassan (Retd) as the Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM). A notification has been issued in this regard on Friday. Earlier, the Board of Directors, PSM has recommended names of three shortlisted candidates to the government for final selection of PSM Chief.

Government begins consultation on reopening of tourism, marriage halls, restaurants

Government begins consultation on reopening of tourism, marriage halls, restaurants

Federal Minister for Industries and Production, Hammad Azhar informed that the consultation with provinces at National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) began on possible revision of tourism, restaurants, marriage halls, parks and other sectors. He tweeted, “Started consultations at NCOC with provinces on review and possible revision of sectors (subject to SOPs) on Negative List…

Government increases petroleum products prices

Government increases petroleum products prices

Government of Pakistan has increased the prices of petroleum products on Friday. The decision to revise the fuel prices upwards was taken in view of the “rising oil prices trend in the global market”, said a statement issued by the Finance Division.  The new price of petrol (motor spirit) is Rs. 103.97 per litre while…