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Sunday, September 24, 2017 | Today's Paper

Facilitating tax payers should be  key reforms agenda in Pakistan

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

August 25, 2017 – 3:50 am

ISLAMABAD: Facilitating the tax payers should be key reforms agenda for taxation system in Pakistan that could enable tax buyers to perform their national duty with ease rather than confronting with challenges at multi levels. The issues regarding taxation at federal to provinces and within the provinces were a reality and hence, must be addressed to eliminate unwarranted impediments in doing business.


Announcement of Sindh govt to hold tripartite labour conference hailed

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

August 17, 2017 – 3:13 am

KARACHI: Trade unions and labour supporting organisations’ leaders appealed to Punjab, Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa and Balochistan governments to hold their respective provincial tripartite labour conferences because is it mandatory under International Labour Organisation (ILO) Convention 144 pertaining to holding tripartite labour conferences and labour laws.


21 school students from  Pakistan visits USA

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

August 11, 2017 – 3:00 am

ISLAMABAD: Twenty-one high school students from nine different cities of Pakistan participated in a three-week long Career Pathways Tour and visited 10 colleges and universities in the Midwestern USA (Iowa, Illinois, and Indiana), from July 2to 23, 2017.


Seminar on Indo-Pak Relations  and Role of Media

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

August 5, 2017 – 3:30 am

KARACHI: Senior journalists and writers expressed their glumness for any potential improvement of relationship between two major neighbours’ countries, Pakistan and India, because of increasing onslaughts in the media of both the countries.


Food security situation improved in FATA since 2014: WFP

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

August 1, 2017 – 3:00 am

ISLAMABAD: As many as 250,000 displaced families have returned, while some 50,000 families are still living away from their original homes in FATA.