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CNG/LPG cylinders: route permits of non-compliant public transport vehicles cancelled

PAR Sep 27, 2016 0

The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Hyderabad Muatasam Abbasi, who is also the Chairman District Regional Transport Authority, on Monday cancelled the route...

Federal government provides Rs 72.23 billion to K-E since 2005

PAR Sep 26, 2016 0

Federal government has provided multiform support including financial support amounting to Rs 72.232 billion to K-Electric (Karachi Electric Supply Co...

10 biogas plants installed near Keenjhar Lake

PAR Sep 26, 2016 0

World Wildlife Fund Pakistan (WWF) in collaboration with Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) has set up 10 biogas plants at localities near Keenjhar Lake...

Petroleum Group Import Reduces 13.61pc in two Months

PAR Sep 24, 2016 0

Petroleum group import in the country during first two months of current financial-year decreased by 13.61 percent as compared to imports of the corre...

WWF-Pakistan, SSGC join hands to provide alternative energy

PAR Sep 23, 2016 0

"Biogas energy has multiple benefits. It is not only the source of clean energy but reduces health hazards for women." This was stated by speakers dur...

Gas and oil-related issues: provinces ask centre to take decisions at CCI

PAR Sep 23, 2016 0

The four provinces have requested the government to take decisions related to natural gas/oil at Council of Common Interest (CCI), where provinces hav...

GST on POL products yields Rs 214 billion in July-April

PAR Sep 21, 2016 0

The government collected around Rs 214 billion from petroleum products on account of sales tax (local supply/domestic) during the period of July-April...

Supply of FO, diesel oil and coal: FBR to withdraw ST zero-rating facility

PAR Sep 21, 2016 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will withdraw sales tax zero-rating facility on supply of furnace oil, diesel oil and coal to registered manufactur...

Petroleum prices to slashed by Rs 4/litre in October

PAR Sep 20, 2016 0

Prices of petroleum products are likely to be reduced starting from October following a reduction in international prices, according to Petroleum Mini...

PPDA threatens to go on strike

PAR Sep 20, 2016 0

The Pakistan Petroleum Dealers Association (PPDA) has threatened to go on strike if the issue of increasing profit margin of petroleum products is not...

Ministry optimistic about smooth gas supply in winter

PAR Sep 20, 2016 0

The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources is confident that there would be improved supply of natural gas to consumers in the upcoming winter se...

Through LPG Air Mix Plants: ECC's approval sought for provision of gas to Murree

PAR Sep 20, 2016 0

The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources has sought the approval of the Economic Co-Ordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) for gas supply to...

Oil sales post strong growth

PAR Sep 16, 2016 0

Total oil sales of Pakistan grew by 21 percent to 2.2 million tonnes in Aug 2016, led by strong growth in the sale of Furnace Oil (FO). It is pertinen...

FBR clarifies adjustment of sales tax rates on petroleum products

PAR Sep 9, 2016 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has clarified the adjustment of sales tax on petroleum products. In a press release it is said that, it has been r...

Rs1.6tr investment made in oil, gas exploration: Khaqan

PAR Sep 8, 2016 0

The National Assembly was informed on Wednesday that efforts have been accelerated to enhance domestic exploration of oil and gas. Minister for Petrol...