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Agriculture Department advises farmers

PAR Jun 22, 2016 0

Farmers have been told to carry out pest-scouting of their crops twice a week, especially during the critical stage of flowering. The Punjab Agricultu...

Pakistan’s textile exports decline 7.34% in July-May

PAR Jun 21, 2016 0

In the July-May period of 2015-16, Pakistan’s textile exports continued to decline while the foreign exchange earnings from all other exportable produ...

APTMA chief opposes cotton export to India

PAR Jun 21, 2016 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) strongly opposed the export of cotton from Pakistan to India and said that it is the last nail on the c...

Textile mills in Punjab: majority operating on RLNG-fed captive power plants'

PAR Jun 21, 2016 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Aamir Fayyaz has dispelled the impression that the distribution companies are diverting el...

Cotton growers suffer due to lack of irrigation water

PAR Jun 21, 2016 0

Cotton growers are facing several problems as Wapda has allegedly failed to provide water for irrigation according to sanctioned discharge in the Chas...

Customs Central Region sales tax collection up 44 percent in May

PAR Jun 21, 2016 0

LAHORE: Customs Central Region has registered 44 percent growth of sales tax collection by collecting Rs13369 million against the target of Rs9284 mil...

SHC moved against tax notice of Rs 4.1 million

PAR Jun 21, 2016 0

KARACHI: M / S Noman Traders has approached the Sindh High Court ( SHC ), challenging impugned demand notice of Rs 4.109 million and seeking release o...

Weather advisory for Farmers 21st June to 30th June 2016

PAR Jun 21, 2016 0

Temperature Forecast Day time temperature expected to remain 2-4°C above normal in most parts of the country & night temperatures are expected no...

Government pursing foreign policy with futuristic approach

PAR Jun 21, 2016 0

Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz says the government is pursuing a suitable foreign policy with futuristic approach. He said non-interference, p...

Pakistan Weather Forecast Updates 21st June 2016

PAR Jun 21, 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...

Customs Preventive collects Rs 701 million station wise customs duty in May

PAR Jun 20, 2016 0

LAHORE: Collectoarte of Customs Preventive has collected Rs 701 million customs duty from various stations, including Air Freight Unit (AFU), Land Fre...

Wheat exports: Food ministry requests additional subsidy

PAR Jun 19, 2016 0

The Ministry of National Food Security and Research has sent a fresh summary to the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet to provide ad...

Proper mechanism to monitor agriculture policies demanded

PAR Jun 17, 2016 0

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), Mian Zahid Hussain has demanded a proper mechanism to regularly monitor the agri polici...

Dairy farmers creating milk shortage to increase price

PAR Jun 9, 2016 0

Following the withdrawal of zero-rating on milk and fat-filled milk in the federal budget 2016-17, the dairy farmers have created an artificial shorta...

Govt to promote cultivation of Basmati rice: Hanjura

PAR Jun 7, 2016 0

Minister for agriculture production, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura on Monday said that the government was taking various measures to increase the productio...