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Cotton gains two percent; March contract touches fresh high

PAR Dec 29, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures jumped 2 percent on Wednesday, boosted by short-covering as the March contract touched an all-time high. Cotton contracts for March...

Rates to touch new season’s high

PAR Dec 29, 2017 0

Prices may touch new season's high at Rs 8000 on the cotton market owing to shortage of quality cotton, dealers said on Thursday. The official spot ra...

Cotton prices attain peak levels

PAR Dec 29, 2017 0

Not since the year 2010/2011 when domestic cotton prices reached Rs 14,000 per maund (37.38 Kgs) have the cotton prices touched Rs 7,700 per maund whi...

Cotton dips on profit-taking after record high

PAR Dec 28, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures eased on Tuesday in low-volume trading as investors booked profits after the March futures contract touched an all-time high earlie...

Cotton prices firm on modest trade

PAR Dec 28, 2017 0

Prices maintained firm posture on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of modest trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

CPEC To Usher New Era Of Prosperity In KP

PAR Dec 28, 2017 0

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Federal Minister for Housing and Works Akram Khan Durrani has said that the multi-billion project of China Pakistan Economic Corrido...

CPEC Not Directed Against Any Third Party: China

PAR Dec 28, 2017 0

BEIJING: China on Wednesday defended its offer extending its ambitious China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to Afghanistan, stating that the projec...

Selective buying seen on cotton market

PAR Dec 27, 2017 0

Selective buying was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 700...

Iqbal For Immediate Resolution Of Water And Power Supply Issues In Gwadar

PAR Dec 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior, and Planning, Development & Reforms Ahsan Iqbal has said that people of Gwadar are the top priority in China Pak...

CPEC Power Projects To Increase GDP By 2%

PAR Dec 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The enhanced power generation capacity, resulting from China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects, is expected to add two percentage...

Afghanistan Invited To Be A Part Of CPEC

PAR Dec 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Completely sidelining the United States and moving forward, three regional countries on Tuesday took matters in their own hands, where Afgh...

Pak, Afghan And China Trilateral Dialogue To Be Held In Beijing

PAR Dec 22, 2017 0

BEIJING: Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif will attend a trilateral dialogue between the foreign ministers of China, Pakistan and Afghanistan to be held i...

CPEC Will Be Completed By 2030: Foreign Office

PAR Dec 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesperson, Dr Muhammad Faisal said Thursday that the first phase of CPEC would be completed by 2020 while the entire proj...

Cotton up on speculator demand

PAR Dec 22, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures gained nearly 1 percent on Wednesday, boosted by demand for the natural fiber from speculators. Cotton contracts for March settled...

Cotton prices consolidate at peak levels

PAR Dec 22, 2017 0

Traders said in Karachi that domestic as well as the global cotton prices are generally being held tightly despite the approaching holiday period in P...