Author: PAR

SHC postpones hearing of 25 cases related to customs, income tax due to lawyers strike

PAR Jun 25, 2016 0

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Friday postponed the hearing of cases on fourth consecutive day due to the boycott of lawyers on the call given...

Poor quality of seed behind damaged cotton crop

PAR Jun 24, 2016 0

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif presided over a meeting at Committee Room of Punjab Assembly, here Thursday, which reviewed damage caused to cott...

Low cotton stocks propel prices higher

PAR Jun 24, 2016 0

With the depletion of the cotton stocks from the current season (August 2015/July 2016) to negligible numbers and arrivals of new crop (August 2016 /...

Pakistan, Turkey seek to collaborate in vocational education

PAR Jun 24, 2016 0

Turkish Ambassador Sadik Babür Girgin called on the National Vocational and Training Technical Commission (NAVTTC) Executive Director Zulfiqar Ahmad C...

Pakistan Weather Forecast Updates 24th June 2016

PAR Jun 24, 2016 0

Pakistan Today's Weather Forecast 10:30 AM - 24th June 2016 Synoptic Situation: Low pressure lies over north Balochistan and its adjoining areas...

Govt fixes agricultural credit at Rs 680 billion

PAR Jun 24, 2016 0

The government has fixed the target of agricultural credit for 2016/17 at Rs 680 billion in the 11th Five-Year Plan. Keeping in view the enthusiasm o...

ICCI hails incentives for agriculture sector in new budget

PAR Jun 24, 2016 0

The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has welcomed the incentives announced in the budget 2016-17 for the revival of the agriculture s...

Cotton market: Prices soar on record buying by mills, spinners

PAR Jun 23, 2016 0

Prices went up sharply on the cotton market on Wednesday amid panic buying by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate rose by Rs 100...

Pakistan Weather Forecast Updates 23rd June 2016

PAR Jun 23, 2016 0

Weather advisory for Farmers 21st June to 30th June 2016 Farmers obtaining crop water through tube wells are also advised to schedule the irrigat...

Argo Spot Ethanol Retreats With Falling Corn Futures

PAR Jun 23, 2016 0

Spot ethanol prices gave back the prior day's gains in a choppy early session Thursday, easing in line with a retreat for Chicago Board of Trade July...

NA passes Finance Bill 2016-17 with certain amendments

PAR Jun 23, 2016 0

House approves a number of amendments including the one to increase the salaries and perks of parliamentarians 86 out of 139 amendments proposed by t...

Lotus Foods Seeks to Preserve Traditional Dehraduni Basmati Rice

PAR Jun 22, 2016 0

Lotus Foods is honored and proud to extend its line of exceptional heirloom, organic and specialty rices with an authentic Indian basmati – Dehraduni...

Govt, FBR mulling over to amend Income Tax Ordinance

PAR Jun 22, 2016 0

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue-FBR is mulling over to make some amendments in Income Tax Ordinance-2001, it is learnt here. The well informed...

Customs Exports issues notices to recover Rs 6.9 million

PAR Jun 22, 2016 0

KARACHI: With the start of last month of current fiscal year, the Model Customs Collectorate Exports have expedited efforts to recover stuck up revenu...

Pakistan Weather Forecast Updates 22nd June 2016

PAR Jun 22, 2016 0

Weather advisory for Farmers 21st June to 30th June 2016 Farmers obtaining crop water through tube wells are also advised to schedule the irrigat...