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Imported seeds fast replacing local varieties in Pakistan

PAR Oct 4, 2018 0

Agriculture constitutes the largest sector of Pakistan’s economy and the majority of the population depends on it. It contributes about 24 percent of...

ECC allows sugar export of 1m tonnes

PAR Oct 3, 2018 0

The Economic Coordination Committee on Tuesday paved way for various proposals to stimulate the industrial sector in the country. The committee defer...

Cotton market: prices fall sharply on modest trade

PAR Oct 2, 2018 0

Prices dropped sharply on the cotton market on Monday in the process of modest trading, dealers said. The official spot rate failed to resist decline,...

Indonesia Interested to Import 1 million tons of Rice from Pakistan

PAR Oct 1, 2018 0

While conversing with the members of the Multan Chamber of Commerce (MCC) on Friday, Mr Amri said that Jakarta was working to attain an agreeable mech...

KP govt introduces reforms to uplift agri sector

PAR Oct 1, 2018 0

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has introduced goal-oriented reforms to facilitate and uplift the agriculture sector. Addressing the farmers at vil...

APTMA KP demands nomination of caretaker chairman from small province

PAR Oct 1, 2018 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA), KP on Sunday demanded the nomination of the caretaker chairman of the central association from Khyber...

Cotton yarn exports grow by 6.52 percent in two months

PAR Oct 1, 2018 0

The exports of cotton yarn during first two months of the current financial year grew by 6.52 percent as compared to the corresponding period of last...

Sindh Chamber Of Agriculture Supports Construction Of Diamer-Bhasha Dam

PAR Sep 28, 2018 0

The General Secretary Sindh Chamber of Agriculture, Zahid Hussain Bhurgari while supporting the construction of Diamer-Bhasha Dam has said that the da...

Razak concerned over falling cotton output

PAR Sep 28, 2018 0

Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce and Textile Industry, Production and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood on Wednesday expressed concern over low cotto...

Agriculture, Industry Drive Robust Growth in Pakistan Amid Looming Challenges

PAR Sep 27, 2018 0

Pakistan’s economy accelerated to 5.8%, the highest in 13 years, in Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 ending on 30 June 2018. The robust growth is credited to an...

Pakistan-China Join Hands For Increasing Cultivation Of Hybrid Rice Varieties

PAR Sep 27, 2018 0

Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and Yuan Longping High-tech Agriculture Co. Ltd. China here on Wednesday organized training course on 'H...

Govt likely to introduce different electricity, water tariffs for export industry

PAR Sep 27, 2018 0

Prime Minister’s Adviser on Commerce & Textile, Abdul Razak Dawood on Wednesday said the government has introduced separate gas tariff for export...

Import of used tractors to hurt industries: PAAPAM

PAR Sep 27, 2018 0

The managing committee of the Pakistan Association of Automotive Parts and Accessories Manufacturers (Paapam) has decided to start its engagement camp...

Farmers urged to avail technology

PAR Sep 27, 2018 0

The Punjab government has invited applications from farmers to enable them to avail modern technology at a highly subsidised cost to modernise agricul...

Prices halt further fall on cotton market

PAR Sep 26, 2018 0

Rates of cotton halted further decline on the local market on Tuesday in the process of trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate held th...