Rs 4,302 billion budget unveiled with focus on economic stability, poverty alleviation

With economy showing its six-year best performance during the outgoing financial year 2013-14, the government on Wednesday unveiled Rs 4,302 billion Federal Budget for 2014-15, focusing on growth acceleration, reduction in fiscal deficit, raising [...]

Govt unveils Rs 3420b business friendly budget for year 2013-14

Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar presented the budget 2013-14 in the National Assembly with a total outlay of 3420 billion rupees on Wednesday. Presenting the budget in the house, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said that as per Prime Minister [...]

1.464 million to get Rs 8,167 million relief under new tax system

ISLAMABAD, June 2: Under the new income rates announced by the government in Budget 2012-13, over 1.464 million taxpayers will get benefit of Rs 8,167 million. According to a document distributed among newsmen during the post-budget press conference [...]

Govt aware of employees’ problems: Finance Minister

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2: Minister for Finance Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh on Saturday said the government was well aware of problems, being faced by the public employees due to price hike and would continue to provide relief to them. The price indices [...]

Govt to provide subsidy on solar tube-wells

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2: To improve the agricultural productivity in the country by using the cheaper resources of energy, the government has decided to provide subsidy on the installation of solar tub wells. Addressing the post-budget press conference [...]

President, PM houses conserve electricity

ISLAMABAD June 02: Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh on Saturday said that the President and the Prime Minister houses conserve electricity. Answering a question regarding power load-shedding at the President and the PM houses, the Finance [...]

Govt hiding nothing: Shaikh

ISLAMABAD, June 2: Federal Minister for Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh on Saturday said that the government was not hiding any figures or facts about the budget. “We are not hiding anything. We have put forth all details, including our shortcomings [...]

563,000 more identified for paying taxes

ISLAMABAD June 02: Minister for Finance Saturday said more income groups are being brought into tax net and the government has secured appreciable progress in this regard. Replying to a question during the post-budget press conference, the minister [...]

100,000 job opportunities for educated youth: Minister

ISLAMABAD, Jun 2: Federal Minister for Finance, Dr. Hafeez Shaikh on Saturday said during the next fiscal year the government would create 100,000 employment opportunities for the unemployed educated youth to enhance their capacity. Addressing [...]

Hafeez presents Rs 2,960 bln budget; offers relief for low income groups

ISLAMABAD, June 1: Minister for Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh on Friday presented Rs 2,960 billion annual budget for fiscal 2012-13 announcing various relief measures for the poor and low income groups. In his budget speech in National Assembly, [...]

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