Latest News

Cotton spot rates fall on rise in phutti arrivals

PAR Aug 8, 2018 0

Official spot rates dipped on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of improved trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate lost Rs 3...

Mango festival and promotion of agriculture sector appreciated

PAR Aug 7, 2018 0

The conduct of events like mango festival and proper promotion of agricultural strengthen and appreciate the productivity and export of mangoes and ot...

Is the plant protection body responsible for failing exports

PAR Aug 7, 2018 0

THE Department of Plant Protection (DPP) has taken an administrative plunge as the federal government yet again thwarted the courts’ attempt to appoin...

Sindh usurping Balochistan’s water share, say farmers

PAR Aug 7, 2018 0

DERA MURAD JAMALI: Nasirabad division is facing acute shortage of water in Pat Feeder, Khirtar and other canals as Sindh is not releasing water as per...

FBR’s delaying tactics: Textile machinery worth millions of rupees stuck up at port

PAR Aug 7, 2018 0

Hundreds of containers of state of the art textile machinery worth hundreds of millions of rupees have been stuck up at Karachi ports, as the Federal...

Seed cotton prices fall on rising supply

PAR Aug 7, 2018 0

Rates slipped on improvement of seed cotton supply on the local market on Monday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was u...

DTOs lone solution to double or triple tune of revenue collection

PAR Aug 6, 2018 0

In the wake of emerging challenges on the economic and financial horizons, the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) can only meet the future requirements of...

Cotton prices rebound on strong demand

PAR Aug 6, 2018 0

Prices maintained upward journey on the cotton market on Friday in the process of moderate trading, dealers said. The official spot rate extended over...

Slow arrivals of phutti push rates up on cotton market

PAR Aug 6, 2018 0

Slow arrivals of phutti pushed the rates further higher on the cotton market on Saturday in process of moderate trading, dealers said. The official sp...

13 more FIRs soon against Khurram Aziz, Haleem Siddiqui of PICT & Marine Group, Evergreen, Greenpak, KMTC, United Marine

PAR Aug 3, 2018 0

KARACHI: A few shipping lines, their agents with connivance of PICT are blackmailing importers to get additional demurrage and detention charges. Th...

Cotton prices remain fully tight

PAR Aug 3, 2018 0

Domestic cotton prices on the ready market remained very tight on Thursday due to low arrivals. Due to slower arrivals of the incoming new cotton crop...

Rates recover modestly on short supply

PAR Aug 3, 2018 0

Leading mills and spinners were conspicuous by their absence on the local market on Thursday due to short supply of fine quality, dealers said. The o...

FBR collects Rs247b against assigned target of Rs224.2b during July

PAR Aug 2, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) collected Rs247 billions of tax revenue during the first month (July) of current fiscal year 2018-19 against...

Cotton prices firmer as dollar stabilizes

PAR Aug 2, 2018 0

Cotton prices stabilised on the local market on Wednesday as the dollar showed limited gains against the rupee in the process of trading, dealers said...

AJK Govt Decides To Reduce Wheat Flour Price By 90 Rupees Per 40 Kg

PAR Aug 2, 2018 0

AJK government has decided to decrease price of wheat flour by 90 rupees per 40kg. The decision was taken in a meeting presided over by AJK Prime M...