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PFMA urges government to formulate policy for disposal of wheat stocks

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Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) Central Executive Committee has urged the government to devise a solid policy for disposal of large wheat stoc...

Chinese investors to set up Industrial Park and Livestock Farm

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ISLAMABAD: Ms. Xu Jingling, Director, Tianjin Building Materials Industry Association said that Chinese investors would set up an industrial park and...

Sale tax reference: M/s PICT challenges appellate judgement in SHC

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KARACHI: M/s Pakistan International Container Terminal Limited has filed a sale tax reference application before the Sindh High Court (SHC), challengi...

Textile industry: continuity of government policies prerequisite for increasing production

PAR Apr 28, 2017 0

Immediate payment of refund claims and continuity in government policy are prerequisite to enhance production of local textile industry up to 80 perce...

Customs foils bid to smuggle mobile phones at Karachi airport

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KARACHI: The Customs Preventive team has recovered several costly mobile phones of different brands at Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) Karachi. A...

Low oil prices, zero rating exports, tax refunds hurdles to achieve target in third quarter: Essam

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LAHORE: Essam Anwar Khokhar is currently posted as Deputy Commissioner Zone-IV, Corporate Regional Tax Office. This zone holds the jurisdiction of Aud...

Cotton prices stable on low turnover

PAR Apr 28, 2017 0

Cotton prices on the domestic market remained stable on Thursday but turnover was said to be moderate with only about 225,000 bales (155 Kgs) of unsol...

Import of raw cotton: KCA concerned over imposition of duties, taxes

PAR Apr 27, 2017 0

The Karachi Cotton Association (KCA) has expressed its serious concern on the reports that the government is considering to levy duties and taxes on i...

Cotton nearly unchanged

PAR Apr 27, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures were nearly unchanged in light trading on Wednesday as traders awaited direction from a weekly federal report on US export sales. "...

Prices firm on cotton market

PAR Apr 27, 2017 0

Prices were firm on the cotton market on Wednesday as main participants were on the sidelines in the absence of government's incentives for the textil...

Belt And Road Summit Participation Reflects Global Support For Initiative: Analysts

PAR Apr 27, 2017 0

BEIJING (China) April 26 (APP): With many countries’ and international organizations’ participation, the Belt and Road summit reflects China’s will t...

China Keen To Establish Manufacturing Units In Lahore, Karachi

PAR Apr 27, 2017 0

LAHORE: Tianjin People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries Vice President Chen Weiming said that Chinese investors are keen to set up...

A golden opportunity

PAR Apr 27, 2017 0

To ensure success, the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) requires an approach different from those which have previously led to cost overruns...

Lahore Light rain turns weather pleasant

PAR Apr 27, 2017 0

Light rain accompanied by dust storm on Wednesday night brought the mercury down in Lahore and its adjacent areas after several days of heat, The coo...

Weather in Pakistan to stay dry, hot: Met Department

PAR Apr 27, 2017 0

Weather in Pakistan is forecasted to remain dry for the next 24 hours, the Met Department said on Thursday. Karachi's current temperature is recorded...