Difference between Net Sales and Gross Profit?

“Net sales” and “gross profit” are similar–but not identical–concepts in business economics. Like the similar phrases “gross profit margin” and “net profit,” both of which can easily become confused with either of the other two, they’re different ways of measuring the influx of money into a company. Identifying the separate values allows business accountants to pinpoint what’s working and what isn’t with the structure and … Continue reading Difference between Net Sales and Gross Profit?

State Bank of Pakistan allows Electronic Warehouse Receipt as collateral for bank financing.

As a major move towards addressing the challenge of access to finance to farming community, State Bank of Pakistan has amended its Prudential Regulations of Agriculture Financing, SME Financing, and Corporate & Commercial Banking by allowing banks to accept Electronic Warehouse Receipts as collateral for lending against storage of agriculture produce and commodities. Warehouse Receipt Financing (WHRF) is a mechanism whereby farmers, traders and processors … Continue reading State Bank of Pakistan allows Electronic Warehouse Receipt as collateral for bank financing.

SECP reforms further.

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has been undertaking a reform agenda to revitalize the capital market and promote expansion of investor base. It is felt that small and medium sized brokerage houses, alongside large ones, have a critical role to play in this regard.  Based on representations received from various stakeholders including small sized brokers and recommendations of the Stock Market Reforms … Continue reading SECP reforms further.

McDonald’s Fires CEO Steve Easterbrook Over Relationship With Employee

McDonald’s Corp. fired Chief Executive Officer Steve Easterbrook because he had a consensual relationship with an employee against company policy, losing the strategist who had pushed the world’s largest restaurant chain into delivery and online ordering. The burger company’s board voted Friday to terminate Easterbrook, 52, after investigating the relationship, according to a statement Sunday. McDonald’s policy doesn’t allow the CEO to have a relationship with … Continue reading McDonald’s Fires CEO Steve Easterbrook Over Relationship With Employee

Amazon will pay $0 in taxes on $11,200,000,000 in profit for 2018

While some people have received some surprise tax bills when filing their returns, corporations continue to avoid paying tax — thanks to a cocktail of tax credits, loopholes, and exemptions. According to a report from the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP), Amazon (AMZN) will pay nothing in federal income taxes for the second year in a row. Thanks to the new Tax Cuts … Continue reading Amazon will pay $0 in taxes on $11,200,000,000 in profit for 2018

Ease of doing business in Pakistan ranks up 28 places!

Biggest leap ever in ease of doing business ranking of 28 points & that too within just a year of correct economic policies. Pakistan is on the upswing & open for business .. a true treat for any investor! Ease of Doing Business Ranking & GDP Growth, 2010 EODB: Pakistan 85, China 89, Bangladesh 119, India 133 GDP Growth: Pak 1.6%, China 10.6%, Bng, 5.6%, … Continue reading Ease of doing business in Pakistan ranks up 28 places!

Azerbaijan Citizens buy real estate in Turkey- so can Pakistani

🇵🇰 🇹🇷 🇦🇿 The number of Azerbaijani citizens buying properties in Turkey grows every month. Over the period of January-September 2019, Azerbaijani citizens purchased 829 pieces of real estate in Turkey, which is 128 pieces more than in the same period of 2018, Trend reports referring to the Turkish General Directorate of Land Registry and Cadastre. According to the Directorate, in January 2019 Azerbaijani citizens … Continue reading Azerbaijan Citizens buy real estate in Turkey- so can Pakistani