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Hafeez Shaikh, PM, announced, Rs1.25 trillion, relief, package

Hafeez Shaikh says relief package announced by PM is Rs1.25 trillion

03 March, 2020 7:59 pm 7:59 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said that Prime Minister has announced a massive relief package amounting to Rs1.25 trillion to support the business community and provide relief to the poor in wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Briefing the media on the economic relief package, he said … Read More

ECC, Rs1200 billion, Corona Relief Package

ECC okays package to continue subsidized electricity to five export-oriente...

03 March, 2020 11:07 pm 11:07 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired the meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet at the Cabinet Division on Wednesday. The ECC has discussed proposal to increase wheat support price to Rs 1400 per 40 kg and will convene a … Read More

Trump, signs, spending, package, avert shutdown

Trump signs spending package to avert shutdown

12 December, 2019 9:25 am 9:25 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump signed a $1.4 trillion (1.08 trillion pounds) budget package for the fiscal year 2020 into law on Friday to avert a government shutdown, White House spokesman Judd Deere told journalists travelling with the president on Air Force One. Trump signed the package on the flight from Washington to … Read More

IMF, US$6.20 billion, bailout, package, Pakistan

IMF approves US$6.20 billion package for Pakistan

07 July, 2019 9:56 pm 9:56 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a bailout package of US$6.20 billion for Pakistan. The loan, which will be given in three years, has been given to help out the economic plan of the country. The approval was accorded during a meeting of the IMF Executive Board. In a tweet, Adviser … Read More

IMF, US$6.20 billion, bailout, package, Pakistan

IMF’s executive board to meet today to finalize $6bn loan package for Pak...

07 July, 2019 11:07 am 11:07 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is going to hold meeting in Washington today (Wednesday) to discuss and finalize $6 billion loan package for Pakistan. Sources say the board is likely to approve $6 billion bailout package for Pakistan after it fulfilled all the conditions agreed upon during … Read More

IMF, rejects, Pakistan, demands, bailout, package, signed

Bailout package agreed as IMF rejects Pakistan’s six main demands

05 May, 2019 9:54 pm 9:54 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have agreed to the bailout package, rejecting six demands of Pakistan. The final draft of the agreement is being prepared, while the announcement in this regard will be made shortly after approval from Prime Minister Imran Khan. The rejected demands include interim fund for … Read More

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Pakistan accepts IMF’s conditions for bailout package

05 May, 2019 9:22 pm 9:22 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan has accepted the conditions of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for bailout package. According to the details garnered, the federal government accepted the demand of the IMF of increasing electricity and gas prices in Pakistan. It also said that the consumers will pay Rs340 billion in three years for electricity … Read More

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PM approves Rs2bn Ramazan relief package for essential items: Firdous

05 May, 2019 11:53 pm 11:53 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Monday said that Prime Minister Imran Khan announced a Rs2 billion Ramazan package under which essential items would be provided to the people on cheaper rates at the Utility Stores. Addressing a news conference along with Managing Director Utility … Read More

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EU lawmakers approve package of banking reforms

04 April, 2019 10:11 pm 10:11 pm

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union (EU) lawmakers approved on Tuesday an overhaul of banking rules, addressing some of the loopholes exposed by the global financial crisis. The banking overhaul, proposed by the European Commission in November 2016, sets the level of cash banks must set aside to absorb losses and introduces new requirements for capital … Read More

Pakistan, IMF, agreement, bailout, package

Pakistan, IMF reach agreement on bailout package: sources

04 April, 2019 2:44 pm 2:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have reached an agreement on the bailout package, revealed sources on Monday. As per the agreement, the bailout package will be for three years and Pakistan will get US$6 billion under the agreement. The bailout package will be signed this year. Finance Minister Asad … Read More

PPP, leader, terms, PM, Karachi, package, stunt

PPP leader terms PM’s Karachi package a stunt

03 March, 2019 5:23 pm 5:23 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – PPP leader Ajiz Dhamara has said that the package announced by Prime Minister Imran Khan is nothing, but a stunt. Talking to the media on Saturday, he said that the result of the package will be similar to 10 million jobs offered by the prime minister in the past. He said … Read More

PM Imran Khan decides to compensate sabotage victims

11 November, 2018 12:06 pm 12:06 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has decided to compensate the victims of sabotage and lockdown during the protests against the acquittal of Asia Bibi. He has directed the Punjab government to prepare a package to compensate for the losses suffered by citizens. On the other hand, law enforcement agencies continued to arrest … Read More