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Banks distributed Rs220b loans in July-Dec time

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Local banks’ agriculture credit disbursement rose up to 38 per cent to Rs219.5 billion during the first half (July-Dec) of this fiscal year from Rs159.4 billion in the same period last year, reveal the State Bank of Pakistan. The amount disbursed is 44 per cent of Rs500bn target set for this fiscal year. Among the major banks, the Muslim Commercial Bank achieved 64.3 per cent of its annual target; UBL, 55.2pc; HBL, 51 per cent; ABL, 37.6 per cent while NBP could…Read More

Rs15.77 bln worth mobile imported in July-Sept

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The trend of importing mobile phone and the related products is still on the high in Pakistan as over Rs15.77 billion were spent during the period July-Sept 2012-13, showing an increase of Rs1.59 billion as compared to the corresponding period of last year."The overall telecom sector imports touched the figure of Rs34 billion in the past three months, up by Rs8 billion as compared to the import of last year’s same three months," reveal the fresh figures released by…Read More

APNIC, PTA to host IPv6 workshop in July

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Asia Pacific Network Information Center (APNIC) and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) are organizing a 3-day workshop on the topic of Internet Resource Management, IP version 6 (IPv6) and DNS Security Extensions (DNSSEC) starting from July 18 in a local hotel.The workshop will highlight key essentials of Internet resource management. It will focus on understanding the structures, processes, procedures and policies involved in requesting, allocating and managing…Read More

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