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Hearing of sugarcane growers’ petitions adjourned

PAR May 19, 2017 0

The Lahore High Court Thursday adjourned to May 24 the hearing of the petitions of sugarcane growers seeking payments from various banks for further a...

LHC orders Commission on Sugarcane Crop

PAR May 18, 2017 0

An LHC division bench headed by Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah Wednesday ordered constitution of a commission to determine the facts about sugarc...

EDB and (MoI&P) submit proposals for change in custom duty and regulatory duty on different items

PAR May 18, 2017 0

Sugar Advisory Board (SAB), an inter-provincial body, headed by Secretary Industries and Production, Khizer Hayat Gondal, on Wednesday recommended exp...

Sugarcane to be cultivated over 1.1642m hectares

PAR May 9, 2017 0

Sugarcane crop would be cultivated over 1.1642 million hectares of land across the country during crop sowing season 2017-18 in order to fulfill the d...

Sugar mills shifting case: LHC seeks TORs for constitution of commission

PAR May 9, 2017 0

The Lahore High Court on Monday asked the parties to come up with terms of references (TOR) for constitution of a local commission on Tuesday (today)...

Sugar mills damaged S Punjab’s cotton belt, LHC told

PAR May 3, 2017 0

LAHORE -  Pakistan Cotton Grinners Association Tuesday moved the Lahore High Court against functioning of sugar mills in southern Punjab. The associat...

‘Government should not allow sugar mills in cotton core areas of Punjab’

PAR May 2, 2017 0

A two-member delegation of Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) led by Dr Jesso Mal returned here after meeting with the standing committees of...

Sugar mill having nine Benami accounts being probed

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

Directorate General of Intelligence and Investigation Inland Revenue Lahore has initiated action against a sugar mill, falling within the jurisdiction...

Sugar export allowed by ECC

PAR Mar 29, 2017 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allowed export of 0.2 million metric tons of sugar within a period of sixty days after th...

Sugar export: ECC to consider proposal today

PAR Mar 28, 2017 0

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has convened a meeting of the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet today (Tuesday) to consider a proposal...

Sugar turns bitter for Pakistanis as millers make illegal profits

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistan's sugar millers are all set to earn around Rs 65 billion in the current season by selling sugar at exorbit...

Commerce ministry’s decision irks sugar industry

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

Sugar industry is reportedly up in arms against the Commerce Ministry after an inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Da...

Ministry recommends exporting 0.2 million tons of sugar

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

An inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir has recommended export of an additional quantity of 0.2 million tons o...

Sugar industry unhappy over low prices

PAR Mar 15, 2017 0

The sugar manufacturers are once again contemplating to raise sugar price in the country while the cost of this commodity is already higher than anywh...

Additional quantity: Industry seeks to export sugar

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

The domestic sugar industry has sought permission to export additional quantity of 0.5 million tons of sugar without any rebate to avert default in pa...