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ECC allows sugar export of 1m tonnes

PAR Oct 3, 2018 0

The Economic Coordination Committee on Tuesday paved way for various proposals to stimulate the industrial sector in the country. The committee defer...

ECC defers gas tariff rise amid Sindh protest

par Sep 11, 2018 0

Amid Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s criticism and Sindh’s opposition, the government on Monday stepped back from a gas price increase until a fresh cr...

Circular debt stands at Rs 596 billion, ECC informed

PAR Aug 30, 2018 0

The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet was informed on Wednesday that the amount of Circular debt is standing at Rs 596 billion with an in...

Inflation rate brought down from over 11 to 4pc, Miftah claims

PAR Apr 17, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD – Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Miftah Ismail says Pakistan has achieved major successes on economic front over the last five years....

Jang Economic Session: ‘Rupee devaluation to add to inflation

PAR Mar 28, 2018 0

LAHORE: Devaluation of rupee against the US dollar on the pressure of IMF is bad for the Pakistan’s economy and it will bring a new wave of inflation,...

Imported cotton: lobby creating hurdles in implementation of ECC decision

PAR Jan 23, 2018 0

A strong lobby, reportedly backed by a cabinet member, is creating hurdles in the implementation of the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the...

Textile sector’s issues to be raised at ECC meeting: Ansari

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

The Minister of State for Commerce and Textiles, Haji Muhammad Akram Ansari, hinted at the possibility of a separate tariff slab of electricity, gas a...

ECC lends a helping hand to Discos

PAR Feb 14, 2017 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has decided to provide Rs 30 billion sovereign guarantee to the power sector for settlement...

ECC takes decision on financial matters of PIACL, PSM

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved additional guarantees of Rs 10.5 billion to meet the fi...

Extension in levy of NJ surcharge approved by ECC

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved an extension in the levy of Neelum Jhelum (NJ) surcharge from electricity consu...

Gas allocated to power generation co cannot be utilised

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

While the country faces gas and electricity load shedding, the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet was informed that 44 MMCFD alloca...

Chinese company to be awarded mega power project

PAR Dec 19, 2016 0

The government is all set to award 600KV (4,000MW) HVDC (High Voltage Direct Current) 878-kilometres Matiari-Lahore Transmission Line Project of $2.1...

Proposed RLNG plant: PPIB seeks to amend RfPs, IA and PPA

PAR Dec 16, 2016 0

The Private Power Infrastructure Board (PPIB) has urged the authorities to amend Request for Proposals (RfPs) Implementation Agreement (IA) and Power...

ECC okays Steel Mill employees salaries

PAR Dec 16, 2016 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Thursday approved one-and-a-half-months salaries for the Pakistan Steel Mills employees....

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...