of Pakistan Board of Investment
(Public Affairs Wing)
from Pakistan (23-11-2002)
Chinese Buying Mission, which is currently on a visit
to Pakistan, has signed one contract and import agreement
having total value of $ 2.65 million with its Pakistani
State Bank of Pakistan has said that it will consider
grant of suitable relaxation under the Export Finance
Asian Development Bank has approved a comprehensive
environment policy aimed at addressing the issues relating
to environmental degradation faced by the Asian countries.
encourage imports in all major industrial sectors,
the government has waived off the condition of payment
through banking channels within 120 days for the importers
as per laid down procedure in Section 73 of the Sales
Tax Act, 1990.
Asian Development Bank approved a technical assistance
grant of $150,000 to strengthen Pakistan's debt management
capacity of the Economic Affairs Division.
of 100,000 tonnes sugar is in doldrums as the Ministry
of Industries and Production has withdrawn the summary
as the issue took serious turn after strong protest
from the millers against the CBR for changing rates
of Export Development Fund.
CBR would hold computer balloting on November 27, 2002
for selection of income tax returns to conduct total
audit under Self Assessment Scheme.
Bank of Pakistan will launch a soft-term loan scheme
for salaried persons, especially for government employees
from November 25.
Railway has almost finalized the negotiations for setting
up of an edible oil and molasses terminal at Port Qasim
in cooperation with the private sector.
large number of IT aficionados are turning up at the
IT libraries set up in software technology parks by
the Pakistan Software Export Board.