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Cotton prices hit season’s high

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

Prices touched season's high level on the cotton market on Tuesday as mills indulged in fresh buying of lint cotton, dealers said. The official spot r...

18 Centers Set Up To Procure 197,000 Metric Tons Wheat From Jhang

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

Target of wheat procurement in Jhang has been fixed as 197,000 metric tons for which 18 Procurement Centers have been set up in the district. This wa...

Customs Appraisement East earns Rs5093.41m of revenue during 16 days

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

KARACHI: The Customs Collectorate, Appraisement East, has generated Rs5093.41million of customs duty, sales tax, income tax and federal exercise duty...

Sindh’s new agriculture policy announced, likely to boost productivity

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

Sindh Minister for Agriculture Suhail Anwar announced the Sindh Agriculture Policy here on Tuesday He announced the policy while addressing a joint p...

TABLE - Karachi Cotton Association Prices

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

The Karachi Cotton Association on Tuesday fixed the official spot rate, or base price, for Grade 3 cotton at 8,145 rupees per maund (40 kg). Grade...

Banking sector key contributor to development of economy: Miftah Ismail

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: A delegation of Pakistan Bankers Association had a meeting with Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Miftah Ismail here. Minister of State...

SHC issues notice on petition challenging Valuation Ruling No. 1264/2018

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) issued notices to the customs department and deputy attorney general on a constitutional petition filed by M/s Car...

CNICs now NTNs: FBR expects over one million new taxpayers in tax net

PAR Apr 18, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) expects over one million new taxpayers  in the tax net in next six months. With the inclusion of new taxpaye...

CPEC security beefs up in KPK

PAR Apr 17, 2018 0

The Khyber Pakthunkhwa Government has decided to recruit around 2800 security personnel for Special Protection Unit (CPU) KP raised to protect multibi...

After CPEC, hotel industry has witnessed a 40 precent increase in occupancy

PAR Apr 17, 2018 0

KARACHI: After restoration of law and order in Pakistan, especially in Karachi, and with commencement China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), hotel a...

Pakistan economy growing because of CPEC: Chinese Ambassador

PAR Apr 17, 2018 0

Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing on Monday has said that according to data shared by government departments Pakistan economy is growing. He was addressing...

Punjab Food Dept starts receiving applications for gunny bags

PAR Apr 17, 2018 0

As many as 673,000 metric ton wheat will be procured from farmers in the division. In this connection, 48 wheat procurement centres have been establis...

Govt likely to withdraw cash subsidy on urea sales

PAR Apr 17, 2018 0

The government is likely to end cash subsidy on the sale of urea to farmers and impose a flat 2% sales tax on all fertiliser products in the upcoming...

Customs Court accepts interim challan against suspects in betel nuts smuggling case

PAR Apr 17, 2018 0

KARACHI: Customs Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi has accepted interim charge sheet against Arbab Khan, Director of M/s Docks (Private) Limited and...

Difference of tax receipts between FBR and SBP stands at Rs16099.93m

PAR Apr 17, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Variation in the figures of tax receipts (net) of direct and indirect taxes between the Federal Board of Revenue and the State Bank of Paki...