Revenues grew 8.0 percent to 2.29 billion rupees
in the quarter.
An official in Islamabad said out of a total allocation of Rs 156 billion for National Highway Authority's road infrastructure programme rupee
118 billion have been earmarked for ongoing road infrastructure projects.
He said one hundred and eight billion rupees
has been allocated for the Annual Development Programme which is a record.
The roaring dirham has been gaining against Indian rupee
as well, surging to all-time high of 18.80 on Thursday.
It has also set aside five billion rupees
for senior officers performance allowance, details of which would be announced separately.
"Our unique new Indian rupee
options contracts will provide our members with more flexibility to hedge risk and trade in the Indian rupee
in a transparent, regulated and cleared trading environment," said Hasham.
Other foreign missions of the country which consume a significant amount of their annual expenditures include: London (281 million rupees
), New Delhi (237 million rupees
), Abu Dhabi (100 million rupees
), Berlin (175 rupees
) and Geneva (244 million rupees
Aitken Spence closed at 1,800.00 rupees
, up 100.00, Hayleys closed at 305.00 rupees
, up 25 cents, Hemas Holdings closed at 38.00 rupees
, up 1.00 with 2.1 million shares traded and John Keells Holdings, an index heavy stock closed at 234.50 rupees
, up 4.50.
Presenting the budget in Provincial Assembly in Peshawar this evening, Finance Minister Taimur Saleem Jhagra said the total revenue has been estimated at nine hundred billion rupees
against the estimated expenditure of eight hundred and fifty-five billion rupees
thus showing a surplus amount of forty-five billion rupees
'50.50 billion rupees
has been authorized in Public Sector Development Program in which 29 billion rupees
has been spent on various development projects.' Finance Minister Zahoor Buledi said on Saturday in a statement.
ISLAMABAD -- The government has released over thirty seven (37.6) billion rupees
under its Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) for various ongoing and new schemes out of total allocation of 675 billion rupees
ISLAMABAD -- Principal government departments of federal Capital have been found defaulters on payment of millions of rupees
electricity bills of Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO).