Investment & Economy

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OPC Punjab offers low-risk investment opportunities

Commissioner Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab Afzaal Bhatti has said that Punjab Province offers most lucrative and low-risk opportunities for investors specially in the field of energy, agriculture, livestock & dairy development, mines & minerals, tourism and infrastructure. According to the spokesperson of the OPC during a meeting with Ambassador […]


Inauguration of MCB branch in Dubai

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has inaugurated a branch of MCB Bank in Dubai heralding its first wholesale banking operations in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The inaugural ceremony was attended by Sheikh Nahyan Mubarak al Nahyan, Deputy Governor State Bank of Pakistan Riaz Riazuddin, UAE Central Bank officials and a […]


Pakistan’s first ‘International Remittance Doorstep Delivery’ Service

 Pakistan’s first and largest branchless banking service and a joint venture between Tameer Micro Finance Bank and Telenor Pakistan, Easypaisa has collaborated with the International Remittance partner Xpress Money to launch Pakistan’s first international remittance doorstep delivery service for its customers.   The Easypaisa International Home Transfer facility provides the safety […]


National Bank of Pakistan to launch remittance card

National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) is going to launch a card-based home remittance service to facilitate the masses and overseas Pakistanis. Talking to Business Recorder, SEVP/Group Chief Global Home Remittances Management Group NBP and Chairman of NBP Exchange Company Limited, Khalid Bin Shaheen said the soft launching of this card has […]


Let overseas Pakistanis run the sick units

FPCCI suggests government Associated Press of Pakistan The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCC) has urged the federal government to hand over all sick units to foreign investors, preferably Pakistan’s expatriates, in order to accelerate the pace of economic activity and reduce huge financial losses to the […]