Author: PAR

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...

CPEC city among four projects inked between KP govt and FWO

PAR May 23, 2017 0

Peshawar: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government and Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) on Monday reached an agreement to build four mega projects in t...

Hearing of sugarcane growers’ petitions adjourned

PAR May 19, 2017 0

The Lahore High Court Thursday adjourned to May 24 the hearing of the petitions of sugarcane growers seeking payments from various banks for further a...

EDB and (MoI&P) submit proposals for change in custom duty and regulatory duty on different items

PAR May 18, 2017 0

Sugar Advisory Board (SAB), an inter-provincial body, headed by Secretary Industries and Production, Khizer Hayat Gondal, on Wednesday recommended exp...

EDB seeks revision in customs duty, RD on various items in Budget 2017

PAR May 18, 2017 0

The Engineering Development Board (EDB), an arm of the Ministry of Industries and Production (MoI&P) has submitted proposals for change in custom...

Federal budget 2017-18 to be presented on May 26: Dar

PAR May 16, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar announced on Sunday that the federal budget for the year 2017-2018 will be presented on May 26 before the parlia...

Water shortage delays cotton sowing in South Punjab

PAR May 16, 2017 0

The acute water shortage in the canals emanating from Chashma and Taunsa barrages on the Indus river that irrigate south Punjab along with water misma...

REAP threatens to shutdown mills from tomorrow

PAR May 15, 2017 0

Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) has announced to shutdown rice mills from Monday if the goods transporter strike issue persists. Address...

Cotton market: trade activity may gain momentum on incentives news

PAR May 15, 2017 0

The volume of business was firm on the cotton market on Saturday following the announcement of incentives' package by the government for growers, deal...

Mills take interest in fresh buying

PAR May 12, 2017 0

Some latest developments propelled mills and spinners to make forward buying on the cotton market on Thursday, dealers said. The official spot rate wa...

Farmers voice concern over sale of adulterated dairy products

PAR May 11, 2017 0

Farmers have expressed serious concern over sale of adulterated dairy products in open market, and urged the government to devise effective mechanism...

Government urged to extend urea export deadline

PAR May 11, 2017 0

Fertilizer manufacturers have asked the government to extend the urea export deadline until December 2017 to be able to get rid of their surplus produ...

No business activity on cotton market

PAR May 11, 2017 0

Both mills and spinners showed no buying interest on the cotton market on Wednesday during the day, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

Agriculture exports from CPEC route to China urged

PAR May 10, 2017 0

Planning Commission should devise a comprehensive business plan so that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) may open new doors of cooperation...

Small business on cotton market

PAR May 10, 2017 0

Small business was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday during the day, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 6700, they said....