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178 awarded CIP By Staff Correspondent | Last Updated: 4th September, 2018, 00:00

The government on Monday honoured 178 exporters with CIP (commercially important person) cards for their extraordinary performance in 2015. Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed handed over the CIP cards among…

178 awarded CIP

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Superbrands’

recognition Singer wins Superbrands’ recognition

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sales volume by 2030 Suzuki aims to treble sales volume by 2030

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Euro zone mfg 
growth eases on 
trade war worries Euro zone mfg growth eases on trade war worries

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China’s Xi offers $60bn Africa aid
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Japan to halt Iran oil imports

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India’s direct tax

collections

grow at 6.6pc India’s direct tax collections grow at 6.6pc

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rise at fastest pace in Q3 Japan saw capital spending rise at fastest pace in Q3

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sales fizzle

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Runner Group

opens daycare

centre

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