Key highlights of Rs 5.4 trillion Punjab budget

Punjab government presented its Rs 5.4 trillion budget for the fiscal year 2024-25, amounting to Rs5.45 trillion on June 13

University of Lahore launches major climate initiative with 8 partner universities to tackle air pollution

The University of Lahore (UOL) has launched a landmark climate action initiative, the Lahore Academic Alliance for Climate Action (LAACA), in collaboration with eight prominent universities.

Budget 2024-25: Pakistan offers solar panel concessions, ends tax breaks on EV imports to boost local industry

Pakistani government offered solar panel concessions and ended tax breaks on imports of electric vehicles in the budget for the fiscal year 2024-25 to boost local industry.

Key Takeaways from Pakistan’s Rs 18.9 trillion Budget 2024-25

Pakistan unveiled an ambitious budget for the fiscal year 2024-25, setting a challenging tax revenue target of 13 trillion rupees

Key highlights of Pakistan Economic Survey 2023-24

Pakistan's economy struggled to meet most of its targets set in the previous budget due to difficult conditions, but the agriculture sector achieved unprecedented growth, according to Pakistan Economic Survey 2023-24.

Supreme Court orders eateries to leave Margalla Hills National Park within 3 months

Supreme Court ordered to relocate restaurants from the National Park Area within three months, including the popular Monal restaurant located on top of Margalla Hills.

Pakistan to launch 500 MW floating solar project on Keenjhar Lake

Go Energy Pvt Ltd is ready to set up a 500 MW floating solar power project on Keenjhar Lake to supply electricity to K-Electric through the Sindh Transmission and Dispatch Company (STDC)'s transmission lines, announced Energy Minister Nasir Shah during a recent board meeting of STDC.

Pakistan to send 1,000 students to China’s agricultural hi-tech zone for advanced training

To bolster agricultural expertise, Pakistan government announced that it will sponsor 1,000 Pakistani students to receive advanced training at the Yangling Agricultural Demonstration Base...

Pakistan and China agree to boost CPEC cooperation in industry, IT, farming and mining during PMʼs visit to China

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on June 8 completed a five-day visit to China, where he met with key leaders, mutually agreeing to deepen cooperation in various sectors, including industry, agriculture, IT, and energy.

Pakistan elected non-permanent member of UN Security Council with big majority

Pakistan was elected as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on June 6, with a substantial majority, after months of intensive campaigning.

Dewan Motors launches Honri Ve electric car in Pakistan, priced at Rs 4 million

Dewan Motors has unveiled its first small electric vehicle (EV) called Honri Ve, marking a significant step in Pakistan's automotive industry.

Japan’s $7.2 million support helps improve food security and resilience in Pakistan

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has recognized the Government of Japan's significant contributions to enhancing food security, nutrition, and resilience in Pakistan, particularly in flood-affected areas.