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UK serious about developing strong business partnerships with Pakistan: Baroness Warsi

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Maverick Report LAHORE: UK Senior Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Baroness Sayeeda Warsi on Friday stressed that the UK is open for business and ready to develop ... Read More »

Sharif says UK genuine development partner of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in a meeting with UK Senior Minister of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs Baroness Sayeeda Warsi at the Prime Minister House on October 03, 2013.

Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan considers the United Kingdom a close friend and a genuine development partner, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif said here on Thursday. According to an official press ... Read More »

Punjab CM seeks Iranian investment in Pakistan

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Maverick Report LAHORE: Close friendly relations between Iran and Pakistan are strengthening with the passage of time, Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said. According to an official handout, ... Read More »

Pakistan empowering women socially, economically: official

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Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Women’s empowerment is necessary for the socioeconomic development of a country, therefore, the Pakistan government is keeping the issue high on its agenda, Commerce Secretary Qasim M ... Read More »

Pakistan witnesses 84% hike in tomato prices during July

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Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Price of tomatoes increased in Pakistan by 84 percent during July as compared to June 2013 and heavy rainfall and flood in various parts of the country ... Read More »

Pakistan govt asked to reduce taxes on telecom industry

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Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI) has said that mobile phones are one of the most effective tools to alleviate poverty and provide opportunities ... Read More »

Mounting inflation: 84% of Pakistanis say their household expenditures rose

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Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: A huge majority (84 percent) of Pakistanis say that their household expenditures have increased due to mounting inflation levels, according to a Gilani Research Foundation survey. In ... Read More »

United States helps Afghan refugee women market hand-embroidered fashions

US Embassy Coordinator for Economic and Development Assistance Richard Albright inaugurates Afghan Women’s ‘Shop for Cause’ in Rawalpindi on July 25, 2013.

Maverick Report RAWALPINDI: Coordinator for Economic and Development Assistance at the US Embassy in Islamabad Richard Albright inaugurated ‘Shop for Cause’ at Malikabad Plaza here on July 25, 2013. According ... Read More »

Majority of Pakistanis believe taxes imposed by govt unjust, budget worse

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Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Majority (57 percent) of Pakistanis believe the taxes imposed by the present government are unjust while 58 percent say this year’s budget is worse than last year ... Read More »

150 years of Standard Chartered operations in Pakistan celebrated

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Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: The British High Commission hosted a reception here on June July 04 to celebrate the Standard Chartered’s 150th anniversary of operations in Pakistan. According to a press ... Read More »

US consul general promotes business, education in southern Punjab

MULTAN: US Consul General Nina Fite visits a mango orchard.

Maverick Report LAHORE: During a visit to Multan and Bahawalpur, US Consul General Nina Fite met with business and industry leaders, political leadership, and educational organizations. According to a press ... Read More »

Pakistani ports need major policy transformation: IWCCI

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Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI) on Tuesday called for increased focus on developing Pakistani ports to ensure smooth flow of merchandise and stimulation ... Read More »