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Easy showing on cotton market

PAR Dec 16, 2016 0

The Karachi Cotton Association (KCA) cut its ex-gin price of grade three cotton by Rs 50 per maund (37.32 Kgs) on Thursday and fixed it at Rs 6200 per...

Rates fall on thin Business

PAR Dec 16, 2016 0

Prices fell modestly on the cotton market on Thursday as most of the leading buyers kept on the sidelines due to several factors, dealers said. The of...

Pakistan Yesterday Weather Updates 11:00 AM – 15th December 2016

PAR Dec 16, 2016 0

Pakistan Today's Weather Forecast 11:00 AM - 15th December 2016 Synoptic Situation: Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country....

Pakistan, India will consider new talks on water dispute

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

Pakistani and Indian officials said Wednesday they would consider resuming direct talks over water sharing after the World Bank halted a process to ar...

CCI all set to approve amendments in Nepra law

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

The Council of Common Interests (CCI) is all set to approve amendments in the ''Nepra Act 1997'' aimed at establishing electricity market trading, de-...

Government lauded for firm wheat procurement price

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

The Wheat Growers Association (WGA) has welcomed the government's announcement of maintaining the wheat procurement price at Rs 1,300 per 40 kilograms...

PSMA seeks permission to export sugar

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

Pakistan Sugar Mills Association (PSMA) has sought permission to export 0.5 million tons of sugar by March 31, 2017, with a slight hope of subsidy due...

Daily trading report of PMEX

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

On Tuesday, at Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX) value traded was PKR 2.97 billion and number of lots traded was 9,631. PMEX Commodity Index closed...

KP government urged to take prompt action against timber mafia

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

Residents of Chitral have voiced concern over mushroom cutting down of trees in various parts of the district, and demanding of the provincial governm...

Farmers advised to irrigate crops according to weather

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

The Met Office has asked the farmers to sow winter vegetables on time for a better output. It also urged the farmers of irrigated areas to irrigate th...

Ginners keen to raise asking prices on cotton market

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

Slow trading activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Wednesday as the ginners started raising asking prices, dealers said. The official spot ra...

Pakistan Yesterday Weather Updates 11:00 AM – 14th December 2016

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

Pakistan Today's Weather Forecast 11:00 AM - 14th December 2016 Synoptic Situation: Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country....

Rs 1300 wheat procurement price fixed

PAR Dec 14, 2016 0

A meeting of the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved wheat procurement price at Rs 1,300 per 40 kilograms for the next...

PSM to be privatised in three months: National Assembly panel told

PAR Dec 14, 2016 0

A parliamentary panel was informed on Tuesday that Pakistan Steel Mills Corporation (PSM) would be privatised in three months. Chief Executive Officer...

Sindh growers' body stages sit-in against sugar mill owners

PAR Dec 14, 2016 0

The leaders of Sindh Growers Alliance (SGA) while criticising the threats of closure of sugar mills have announced launching of movement against rowdy...