Minimum wage for federal employees notified

Minimum wage of Rs 32,000 for federal civil employees was announced in budget

Monetary policy to be announced tomorrow

Monetary policy to be announced on 31st

German cabinet approves first draft of 2024 budget

German cabinet approves first draft of 2024 budget

Bucks to blunders: the debt deals dilemma

Greece, a relevant case study for Pakistan where repeated IMF programmes made matters worse

Fixed tax slapped on over 2,000cc vehicles

The move is part of the measures to enhance revenue collection

Salaried class: You will have to pay more income tax if you earn over Rs2.4m

Salaried class: You will have to pay income tax more if you earn over Rs2.4m

National Assembly passes Rs14.48tr budget for FY24 to fetch IMF loan

An overwhelming majority backed the finance bill

Amnesty scheme designed to attract foreign currencies transfer withdrawn under IMF pressure

Govt has also removed import restrictions, imposed Rs215 new taxes

No more multiple pensions as govt initiates process for Grade-17 and above

10-year limit introduced for dependents after the death of pensioner, his or her spouse

Multinationals demand super tax abolishment, unhappy over concessions given to retailers

Say some proposed measures damaging to the objective of widening tax base

AJK presents Rs232.42bn budget for FY2023-24

AJK finance minister says the biggest budget of history

Budget 2023-24 to be unveiled before AJK Legislative Assembly today

Share of development and non-development is Rs42bn and Rs190bn respectively

KP cabinet incentivises govt employees in four-month budget

Increases salaries by up to 35pc, pensions by 17.5pc

KP's budget for FY2023-24 to be presented today

Short-term steps to enhance revenue proposed

PML-N, PPP 'budget fissures' deepen as Bilawal declines to speak in NA

IMF's allocations for Sindh, and rehabilitation of flood victims are thorny issues between them

Balochistan government presents Rs750 billion budget

Balochistan government presents Rs750 billion budget

JI wants formation of JIT to probe Karachi mayor election

Naeemur Rehman says they will also protest outside ECP building in Islamabad

KP govt to unveil budget on June 20: minister

KP govt to unveil budget on June 20: minister

Budget 2023-24: IMF sees glass half empty

World's top lender had already set three conditions to create any chance of disbursing the loan

Nepra jacks up power tariff by Rs1.61 per unit

An increase in subsidy for K-Electric from Rs193 billion to Rs315 billion also approved

Dar updates Chinese diplomat on IMF affairs

Meeting comes as Pakistan pays in Chinese Yuan for Russian crude oil

PM Shehbaz directs Punjab caretaker govt to provide relief to masses in budget

PM Shehbaz asks Punjab caretaker govt to complete development projects in the province soon

IMF to persist with 'do more' as Pakistan looks beyond budget: experts

Long list of demands makes its hard for Pakistan to oblige the international lender

Debate on budget 2023-24 to begin in National Assembly today

Opposition leader in the National Assembly will formally initiate the debate over budget 2023-24.

Caretaker govts should follow centre in increasing salaries of civil servants: Aleem Khan

Caretaker govts should also increase salaries of employees at par with federal govt: Aleem Khan

Balochistan budget expected to be tabled on Jun 16

The budget deficit may exceed Rs150 billion

No respite for the multitude in budget

No respite for the multitude in budget (Image: INP)

Sindh cabinet okays Rs2.244tr budget for FY24

The CM says PPP cabinet served people better under the guidance of Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

Murad Ali Shah presents Rs2,244bn Sindh budget

Development projects for flood victims, poverty alleviation are expected

Super tax now applicable to everyone if income is Rs350m

Advance tax on daily withdrawal of Rs50,000 for non-filers

Govt proposes up to 35pc pay raise, 17.5 increase in pensions

Minimum wage jumps to Rs32,000 from Rs25,000

Exchange of fire: Miftah says budget isn't sustainable, Dar ridicules default mongers

Finance minister says Pakistan won't default by September or December

Rs.175 billion direct, Rs.25bn indirect taxes recommended in budget: FBR

All the proposals are subjected to approval of budget for next fiscal year by the National Assembly

Govt provides no relief to masses in budget: Senator Mushtaq

No reason to increase salaries of civil servants: Senator Ghani

Hammad, Asad reject budget for FY24

AML Sheikh Rashid, Taimur Jhagra also criticise budget

Expert and industry views on budget for FY24

Expert and industry views on budget for FY24

Govt presents Rs14.5tr budget 'without taxing' the masses

Blames PTI government, disasters for economic crunch

Budget 2023-24 at a glance

Budget 2023-24 at a glance

Balochistan education minister berates PM Shehbaz

Naseebullah Marri stresses need for building more schools in Balochistan

A layman's guide to some budgetary, economic terms used in Pakistan

Budget deficit is a fiscal situation in which govt's total expenditures exceed its revenues

Budget FY24: PTI stalwarts lambast coalition govt for 'economic devastation'

Hammad Azhar says Ishaq Dar should have presented his resignation along with the Economic Survey

SBP foreign reserves dip to $3.91bn as IMF sticks with harsh conditions

Net amount stands at $9.33bn by adding the greenback held by commercial banks

Economic Survey silent on employment rate

Pakistan has witnessed massive job losses in large-scale manufacturing

Tax exemptions results in Rs2,240bn dip in revenue collection

Amount increased from Rs1,757.035bn recorded last fiscal year

Pakistan's exports, imports shrink amid global slowdown

Consumers with reduced purchasing power around the world less inclined to buys products like textile

PM Shehbaz to approve budget proposals in cabinet meeting today

The cabinet will discuss a two-point agenda during the meeting

BAP to boycott federal budget session today

Balochistan faces severe economic hardships: CM Bizenjo

Dar spells out salient features of FY24 budget

FM Ishaq Dar will present a deficit budget with more taxes

PM Shehbaz to chair special cabinet meeting on June 9

Meeting to be held at 11 am tomorrow

Dar unveils economic survey for FY23 amid 'compromised' growth indicators

The FinMin blamed the PTI government for the country's economic mess

How much raise will govt employees get?

Finance Minister Dar would present the budget in National Assembly on June 9

Pakistan needs convincing budget for any chance of more cash from IMF programme: official

IMF official Perez Ruiz laid out the IMF’s broad expectations for the upcoming budget

Govt likely to impose heavy taxes on banking sector in Budget FY24

The head of research at JS Global says there is a likelihood of increase in super tax

Govt decides to impose new taxes worth Rs700bn in Budget 2023-24

It would set Rs9,200 billion as tax collection target for FBR

Budget FY24: Govt plans to launch Eurobond to generate $2bn

It hopes to generate more than $22bn through foreign loans and Eurobond is a part of its plan

ECC gives nod to allocation of budget to various ministries

ECC approved Rs14.802 billion in developments funds for Housing and Works ministry

Shehbaz govt unveils Economic Survey 2022-23 today

Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar will chair the launching ceremony of Economic survey 2022-23

Salaried class earning below Rs100,000 should be exempted from tax: Sirajul Haq

Sirajul Haq asks Ishaq Dar to present interest-free budget

Political instability continues to dampen FDI as investors look elsewhere

China invested most in Pakistan, Australia takes most out of Pakistan

Pakistan's budget caught between IMF expectations and election

The funds are crucial for Pakistan to avert a balance of payments crisis

Pakistan's economy shrinks to $341.5bn: Economic Survey

Country witnesses alarming inflation, but reduced budget deficit

NEC approves Rs2,709bn development outlay for FY24

Allocations include Centre's Rs950bn PSDP and Rs1,559bn of the provinces

WB projects two more dark years for Pakistan's economic growth

Says the agriculture output is likely to have contracted for the first time in two decades

Balochistan minister sacked over participating in NEC meeting

CM Bizenjo decided against participating in meeting

Govt vows fixed-tax regime for IT sector

PM directs including proposal to upcoming budget

Can Pakistan-IMF stalemate see a breakthrough?

Two sides need flexibility to reach an agreement

IT ministry urges for more than Rs16.5 billion allocation in upcoming budget

10 billion and 500 million rupees are requested for the non-developmental expenditures

FPCCI's UBG demands business friendly, export-oriented, pro-poor budget

Demands incentives to attract foreign investment

Coalition govt expected to present FY24 budget with over 'Rs13tr outlay'

Ambition comes despite the fact that FBR is likely to miss this year's target

Govt allocates Rs1,100bn development budget for next fiscal year: Ahsan Iqbal

Ahsan Iqbal said the country was facing economic difficulties due to failed policies of PTI rulers.

Provision of relief to masses in coming budget will be top priority: PM

PM Shehbaz said public relief, economic development among priorities in next budget.

Govt taking steps for business-friendly budget: Dar

Ishaq Dar said that Pakistan would come out of the current economic difficulties.