Pakistan Trade Expo 2012

Expo Pakistan is the biggest trade fair in Pakistan, showcasing the largest collection of Pakistan’s export merchandise and services. Foreign exhibitors, from neighboring countries, also use this platform to launch their products.

Held annually in the month of October, the four day Expo Pakistan has become the primary sourcing point for a large number of . . . → Read More: Pakistan Trade Expo 2012

Gold smuggling: Senior officials found involved in Rs1 billion racket

A brigadier, brother of former customs collector of Lahore and an official of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) have been accused in a smuggling scam, involving 279 kilogrammes of gold worth more than Rs1 billion.

Names of some of those accused have been removed and only a few have been mentioned in official reports. The . . . → Read More: Gold smuggling: Senior officials found involved in Rs1 billion racket

Female workforce: One of every two women faces opposition from family

One out of every two working women reported facing pressure from within the family, according to a survey of textile industry workers conducted by the Social Policy Development Institute (SPDI).

Preliminary findings of the survey showed that a significant number of women employed in the textile sector lack support from their households and also perceive . . . → Read More: Female workforce: One of every two women faces opposition from family