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10 Days Weather Advisory for Farmers 21st to 31st March 2017

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

Temperature Forecast Day temperature is slightly normal or above normal and night temperatures are expected to slightly normal in most of the agricul...

System will be able to transport 30000 megawatts power by end-2018: NTDC

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

The country's power transmission system will be able to transport 30,000 Megawatts (MW) of electricity by the end of the 2018. This was stated by the...

Irsa rejects accusations of Sindh CM

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

The Indus River System Authority (Irsa) has rejected the accusations of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah regarding creation of water problems...

DG Customs Intelligence seizes non-duty paid goods, vehicles worth Rs 89.499m

Faizan Haroon Mar 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Directorate General Customs Intelligence and Investigation Federal Board of Revenue, Rawalpindi seized miscellaneous smuggled goods worth R...

Customs court grants accused bail booked in mis-declaration case

Faizan Haroon Mar 22, 2017 0

KARACHI: Customs (Taxation & Anti-Smuggling) Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi granted after-arrest-bail to accused named Muhammad Adnan, propri...

EU lauds Nawaz Sharif for reopening Torkham border

Faizan Haroon Mar 22, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: The European Union (EU) has welcomed the decision of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for reopening the Torkham border between Pakistan and Afgha...

Farmers’ protest day today

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

Different farmers' organisations have decided to observe March 22nd as 'Protest Day' which was designated in 1993 by the United Nations as 'World Wate...

February textile exports down 2.53 percent YoY

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

Textile exports decreased by 2.53 percent in February 2017 over the same month a year ago and 6.48 percent as compared with previous month, according...

Modest trade activity on cotton market

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

Modest trade activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday as buyers and sellers both remained on the sidelines owing to short supply of qual...

Pakistan's Naval Chief emphasizes the need to invest in shipping industry

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

KARACHI- Pakistan Fleet Commander Vice-Admiral Arifullah Husaini said that there is a need for investment in the shipping industry and paying attentio...

CPEC to help set up transmission lines in Pakistan

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

China will help Pakistan to set up direct current high-voltage transmission lines along with the route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Ac...

Three main railway lines to be upgraded as part of CPEC

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

Islamabad - Pakistan Railways is undertaking various steps to upgrade three main railway tracks including Main Line (ML)-1, ML-2 and ML-3 under China-...

Eliminating terror key to CPEC success: President Mamnoon Hussain

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

Eliminating terrorism is key to benefitting from projects such as the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). This was stated by President Mamnoon H...

Deputy Collector Usman Tariq reshuffles staff and duties

Faizan Haroon Mar 21, 2017 0

FAISALABAD: The Deputy Collector Usman Tariq has assigned new duties and reshuffled 11 customs employees, including one UDC, two drivers, one havaldar...

PCA unearths another tax scam of Rs 3.09m by M/s Rising Sun Construction Company

Faizan Haroon Mar 21, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Directorate General Post Clearance Audit (PCA) has unearthed one more mega tax evasion by M/s Rising Sun Construction Company, 35-Model Tow...