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APBF ready to work with govt for ease of doing business

The Board of Investment (BOI) Chairman Haroon Sharif has said the government is striving to attract local as well as foreign investment with consistent policies and long-term measures for boosting exports and industrial production in […]

APBF, CGSS sign MoU to conduct sector-specific studies

The All Pakistan Business Forum (APBF) and The Center for Global & Strategic Studies (CGSS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to evolve a unified strategy on the issues of common interests especially research […]

APBF, CGSS to sign MoU on Monday

The All Pakistan Business Forum (APBF) and The Center for Global & Strategic Studies (CGSS) are going to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to evolve a unified strategy on the issues of common interests, […]

APBF opposes tight Monetary Policy

The All Pakistan Business Forum has flayed the State Bank of Pakistan for jacking the key interest rate by 50 basis points to 6.5% for the next two months on the excuse of dealing with […]

APBF expresses concerns over soaring trade deficit

The The All Pakistan Business Forum (APBF) has expressed its concerns over the alarming rise in the trade deficit of the country, which has widened by 14 percent to $30.245 billion during the first 10 […]

APBF condemns proposed hike in power tariff

The All Pakistan Business Forum has condemned the Central Power Purchasing Agency (CPPA) for proposing raise in electricity tariff to facilitate the DISCOs, under fuel price adjustment, asking the authorities to reduce electricity and gas […]

APBF condemns over Rs.18/litre hike in seven months

The All Pakistan Business Forum (APBF) president Ibrahim Qureshi has flayed the government for increasing prices of petroleum products by over Rs.18 per litre during last seven months, terming it bad news for the country’s […]

APBF rejects 20% hike in fuel rates in six months

The All Pakistan Business Forum (APBF) has condemned the sixth consecutive hike of petrol prices, showing a jump of around 20% from Rs.70 to Rs.85 per liter during last six months of Sept 2017 to […]

Inflation serious threat to economy now: APBF

The All Pakistan Business Forum has said that target of taking exports to $35 billion by 2020 is much below the Pakistan’s export potential, asking the planners to also facilitate non-textile exporters to ensure sustainable […]