The proposed service tax on the fee on foreign remittances to India is an ‘unjust cost’ on financial institutions that facilitate the remittances, says Adeeb Ahamed, CEO of the Abu Dhabi-based Lulu International Exchange Group.Read More
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Overseas Pakistanis remitted an amount of $6077.82m in first four months of current fiscal year (FY15), showing an impressive growth of 15.21pc compared with $5275.61m received during the same period of the last fiscal year (FY14).Read More
At least 3,000 Sri Lankans are among 50,000 illegal immigrants whom the British Immigration authorities have lost track of.
The shambles in the British Border Agency, which was brought directly under the Home Office after a series of scandals rocked the institution, were exposed last week in a report by the Public Accounts Committee of the House of Commons.Read More
Islamabad: The domestic workers are still unaware of their legal rights and most of them continue to work under highly uncongenial working environment where the owners are believed to be exploiting them due to non-implementation of existing laws.Read More