Category Archives: Fund News

Fish pass mirror test, but does it mean they’re self-aware?

Scientists report that a fish can pass a standard test of recognizing itself in a mirror � and they raise a question about what that means.Does this decades-old test, designed to show self-awareness in animals, really do that?Since the mirror test was …

Creation of new jobs possible only with industrial development: Tanveer

Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) Chairman, Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan has reaffirmed his commitment that the PBIT will be developed into a dynamic institution, aimed at promoting investment in the province.Presiding over a meeting of the offi…

Hopes for Palestinian State hit by ‘facts on the ground:’ UN Mideast envoy

New York UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov has warned that the possibility of establishing a viable, contiguous Palestinian state has been systematically eroded by facts on the ground.Briefing the Security Counc…

Govt to impart modern training to woodworkers to boost export: Sarwar

The government will provide high tech training to woodworkers at par with international standard to fully exploit export of Pak-made furniture by offering a variety of top class innovative designing to attract the foreign buyers.This was stated by Gove…

Federal Govt immediately transfers provinces’ share: Finance Ministry

Ministry of Finance has clarified that the Federal Government immediately transfers the share of all provinces as per the NFC formula, based on revenue collection reported by the FBR. In a statement on Thursday, the ministry refuted news reports w…

Textile sector to be developed with trained work force: Dawood

Adviser on Commerce Abdul Razzaq Dawood has vowed to develop the textile industry on modern lines. He was chairing a meeting on textile industry in Islamabad on Monday. The Adviser said the textile industry could not develop in the country due to short…

Global Funding Conditions Could Make Pakistan’s Debt Problems Even Worse: Moody’s

Moody’s, the sovereign credit rating agency, has said that Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves are low, and gross borrowing requirements are large, threatening the ability of the government to refinance debt and fund deficits affordably.The report fur…

Trump, Macron discuss plans for US pullout from Syria: White House

Washington US President Donald Trump and French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed plans for the withdrawal of American troops from Syria during a telephone call on Monday.”The two leaders discussed the situation in Syria, including the commitment…

Karachi has vital role in national economy: Prime Minister

Prime Minister Imran Khan says Karachi being economic hub of the country has a vital role in stability and development of the national economy.He was chairing a high-level meeting in Islamabad today (Wednesday) in connection with development projects u…

President visits Mobile Book Shop of National Book Foundation

President Arif Alvi visited the Mobile Book Shop of National Book Foundation at Aiwan-e-Sadr in Islamabad today (Tuesday).Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood was also present on the occasion.Source: Radio Pakistan