Most Pakistanis have poor health services, says report
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has estimated that the out-of-pocket health expenditure in Pakistan stands at 71 per cent — the highest in the Eastern Mediterranean region — and a burden for the poor more... (D)
ECC to consider exemption of capital goods from regulatory duty
The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet will consider a proposal of Investment Ministry to exempt capital goods from Regulatory Duty (RD), in its next meeting, in spite of stiff resistance by the Ministries of Finance, Industries and Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), sources close to Investment Minister, Waqar Khan, told Business Recorder more...
$25.07mn flees stock mkt scene in week
SCRAs balance shows net out flow at $324.70 in FY09
Equity market of the country witnessed a net outflow of $25.07 million during the week that ended Friday, according to the data released by National Clearing Company of Pakistan Limited (NCCPL) more... (FD)