• Pakistan inflation surges to nine-year high

    Pakistan inflation surges to nine-year high

    World | December 05, 2019 11:12 IST

    The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) reported on Wednesday that inflation, measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), edged up by 1.3 per cent over the previous month after the PBS revised its calculation methodology by setting the new base year 2015-16 instead of the previous 2007-08 financial year.  

  • halal meat exports from pakistan jump to 230 million in

    Halal meat exports from Pakistan jump to $230 million in fiscal 2014

    World | January 05, 2015 13:49 IST

    Lahore: Pakistan's halal meat exports have jumped up by 9.5 per cent to touch $230 million in fiscal 2014, according to data released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics.Beef constitutes more than half of Pakistan's meat