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National Youth Assembly Sindh & VOS delegation meet Director Custom Academy

Karachi: Governor National Youth Assembly Sindh Daniyal Jilani and Assistant Project Director of Voice of Sindh VOS Chaudhry Osama Saeed called on Director Customs Academy Pakistan Dr. Sadiqullah Khan at his office today. Matters of common interest were discussed in this important meeting. The Director of Customs appreciated the service of the Voice of Sindh regarding the promoting Indus Valley and its culture.

Six Army personnel including Corps Commander martyr in helicopter crash

RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army helicopter that had gone missing last evening in Balochistan crashed, leaving six military personnel martyred, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Tuesday. The military chopper had gone missing as it was en route from Quetta to Karachi at around 5:30pm. The personnel in the chopper were overseeing the flood relief efforts in the southwest of the country. Above

Pakistan values China’s role in regional affairs, Army Chief

RAWALPINDI: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Nong Rong on Friday met Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ in Rawalpindi. According to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), matters of mutual interest, defence collaboration, progress on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and regional security were discussed in detail during the meeting. The COAS said that

Pak Navy continues relief operations in Sindh and Balochistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Navy continues relief operations in different areas of Sindh and Balochistan affected by recent rains and floods. According to spokesperson of Pakistan Navy, due to disconnection of land route, Navy helicopters delivered ration and other essential goods to different areas of Balochistan’s Lasbela district. Pakistan Navy is assisting civil administration during the relief operation and is

Government saves $US10.3m of the national treasury

ISLAMABAD: As a result of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s timely decision on the second tender of wheat import, the government has saved $US10.3 million of the national treasury, the meeting on wheat reserves informed on Tuesday. The review meeting chaired by PM Sharif on wheat stocks highlighted that the prime minister’s instruction for the second tender of wheat import of 300,000 metric tons saved US$34.54 per

Army reaffirms full support to civil administration in rescue activities

RAWALPINDI: The 249th Corps Commanders’ Conference on Monday reaffirmed resolve of the Armed Forces to extend complete support to civil administration in rescue and rehabilitation activities. The Corps Commander Conference held at GHQ was presided over by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, an Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) news release said. The Forum took comprehensive review of the

PAKISTAN’S NATIONAL ECONOMIC SECURITY – THE WAY FORWARD

National sovereignty and security directly depend upon economic security. It is a cruel universal truth that is starkly reminded to Pakistanis every day for some time. Pakistan is on the brink of foreign debt default after every few months. It has not only tarnished our global image as a viable investment destination but also destroyed domestic business confidence. We all understand that it’s a result of long-term

Participants stress on public and private sector to embrace sustainability reporting

KARACHI: The Accounting Standards Board (ASB) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) in collaboration with the Southern Regional Committee organized a seminar on sustainability reporting on Friday at ICAP Head Office, Karachi. Mr. Usama Rashid, Chairman Southern Regional Committee while welcoming the audiences, highlighted the role and importance of ICAP Regional committees in

ICAP Announces CFAP, MSA Examinations Result

KARACHI: The Institute of Chartered Accountant of Pakistan has announced the results of Certified Finance and Accounting Professional (CFAP) and Multi Subject Assessment (MSA) examination which was held in June 2022. 282 students qualified, whereas 147 students passed CFAP while 64 students passed MSA and 2098 examinees obtained permanent credit. The ICAP Gold medal was awarded to Syed Muhammad Ali Mehdi (Dewan

Pakistan likely to avoid default after IMF program, EIU report

WEB DESK Risk of Pakistan failing to meet its obligations will remain high over the next 3 years. Even as monetary policy tightening in the US and other major Western economies has put a question mark on the sustainability of emerging-market sovereign debt, Pakistan will manage to avert default. However, its economy will remain in a precarious position. This was stated in the “Sovereign debt challenges in