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Sindh launches agriculture project worth $76 million

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article image Staff Report HYD:Ali Nawaz Khan Mahar, Provincial Agriculture Minister, Sindh inaugurated agriculture project worth $76 million. The project is contrived in order to burgeon the income of low-medium farmers and the yield. The World Bank is the sponsor of this five-year project which will be spread to more than 10 districts of Sindh. More than 100,000 farmers categorized into four classes i.e. onion, rice, chilli, date will be entitled to get 6 months training and subsidies. Ali Nawaz…Read More

E-banking transactions reach Rs. 7.6 trillion: SBP

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The value and volume of the overall e-banking transactions in Pakistan increased by 18.02 per cent and 11.31 per cent during Oct 2012 to Dec 2012) to reach Rs 7.6 trillion and 79.45 million respectively as compared to the first quarter, reveals the recent report of the State Bank of Pakistan. Overall 9,896 bank branches out of 10,523 now offer Real-Time Online Branches (RTOB) services across the country. The value and volume of RTOB transactions also increased by 18.82 percent…Read More