Author: PAR

Lean business on cotton market

PAR Jun 15, 2017 0

Mills' buying interest persisted on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchan...

DCs asked to ensure availability of flour

PAR Jun 15, 2017 0

The Punjab government has asked all the deputy commissioners to ensure availability of subsidized flour in green bags at shops throughout the province...

PPIB approves time frames for Thar coal power projects

PAR Jun 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB), while keeping in view coal supply from Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company, has approved tim...

Sugar export: PSMA demands Rs 15 per kg subsidy

PAR Jun 8, 2017 0

Pakistan Sugar Mills Association has demanded a subsidy of Rs 15 per kg for export of 1.8 million ton surplus sugar after taking into account the "45...

Implications of budget 2017-18 on livestock discussed

PAR Jun 7, 2017 0

The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dr Talat Naseer Pasha, chaired a meeting on Federal Budget 2017-18...

Senate body suggests enhancing loan amount for farmers

PAR Jun 7, 2017 0

The Senate Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research on Tuesday recommended the government to enhance amount of loan announced in the...

‘Mango exporters worried over high cargo charges’

PAR Jun 7, 2017 0

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI), regional chairman on horticulture exports committee, Ahmad Jawad has said mang...

Seed cotton arrivals begin on cotton market

PAR Jun 5, 2017 0

Spot rate was stable on the cotton market on Saturday as arrivals of seed cotton started some early due to favourable weather, dealers said. The offic...

APTMA rejects federal budget

PAR Jun 1, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) on Wednesday rejected the proposed Federal Budget 2017-18. The government is not serious in implementin...

Growers asked to sow peanut crop

PAR May 25, 2017 0

The Met Office has asked the growers to sow peanut crop if suitable level of moisture is available in soil. It said that farmers of Southern Punjab an...

Two new varieties of rice seeds introduced

PAR May 25, 2017 0

Two new varieties of rice seeds have been introduced in Pakistan for a better crop yield. With cultivation of these seeds growers can get 100-115 maun...

Urea export increases to 0.6 million metric tons

PAR May 25, 2017 0

In order to facilitate the domestic fertiliser producers, the federal government has enhance urea quota 100 percent to 0.6 million. According to State...

Flour mills facing liquidity crunch: PFMA

PAR May 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) Central Chairman Badar Uddin Kakkar has alleged that numerous flour mills from Balochistan, KPK and Punjab wer...

Finance Minister holds meetings with Poultry Association, Kisan Ittehad

PAR May 24, 2017 0

Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar held separate meetings with delegations of Pakistan Poultry Association and Pakistan Kisan Ittehad here on...

Landlocked Xinjiang feasts on fresh deep-sea fish from Gwadar

PAR May 23, 2017 0

XINJIANG: More than 2 tons of seafood straight from the Indian Ocean hit dining tables around Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China's furthest inlan...