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Additional Collector directs M/s Zee Tex to pay Rs2.9m

PAR May 30, 2018 0

Additional Collector Adjudication Imran Ahmed Chaudhary has penalized M/s Zee Tex for attempting to defraud the national exchequer through mis-declara...

ECP asks FBR to finalise scrutiny of candidates on priority basis

PAR May 30, 2018 0

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has called Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) in order to timely finalise the scrutiny of candidates. According...

Seed cotton prices hit six-year high

PAR May 30, 2018 0

Seed cotton prices touched six-year high on the cotton market on Tuesday in process of improved trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate...

Water shortage threatens cotton sowing and production

PAR May 30, 2018 0

The sowing of cotton has been severely dented by the alarming water crisis that has afflicted the whole country as the ideal days to plant the crop la...

USAID supports Punjab agri sector

PAR May 30, 2018 0

In a stakeholder awareness workshop, 15 representatives from Pakistan’s leading agriculture technology companies deliberated on how to expand adoption...

Fertiliser sales stay robust as farmers plant crops

par May 29, 2018 0

Sales of fertilisers, mainly urea, remained robust in April when farmers planted Kharif crops like cotton and rice and prepared for the second round o...

Customs Preventive foils bid to smuggle heroin to Saudi Arabia

PAR May 28, 2018 0

Pakistan Custom Preventive has seized huge quantity of narcotics being smuggled to foreign country after a successfully raid at Jinnah International A...

PCA detects Rs9.54m tax evasion by M/s Akram Trunk & Steel Works

PAR May 28, 2018 0

The Directorate of Customs Post Clearance Audit has detected duties and tax evasion of Rs 9.54 million by M/s Akram Trunk & Steel Works, it is lea...

Vital steps taken to restrict smuggling of dollars: ADC Airport Sanaulllah Abro

PAR May 28, 2018 0

Additional Collector Airport Sanaulllah Abro has said that on the instructions of higher authorities strict vigilance and tightened scrutiny is being...

Collector Adjudication summons owner of NDP goods

PAR May 28, 2018 0

Collector Customs Adjudication Seema Raza Bukhari has summoned owner of contraband goods and vehicle on May 28. According to notice issued by office...

Lean business on cotton market

PAR May 28, 2018 0

Subdued business was seen on the cotton market on Saturday in process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 7,500, they...

Why bumper sugar production in Maharashtra is worrying farmers

PAR May 28, 2018 0

Maharashtra’s sugarcane crushing season has come to an end with the highest ever sugar production at 107 lakh tonne. Though the record-breaking produc...

Comprehensive programme launched for agri sector promotion

PAR May 28, 2018 0

The Punjab government has launched a comprehensive programme for promoting the agriculture sector along modern lines, and to save irrigation water fro...

74.73% Wheat Target Achieved

PAR May 28, 2018 0

Food Department has claimed to achieve 74.73 percent wheat target so far by purchasing 3,994,422 bags wheat during ongoing wheat procurement drive in...

Subdued conditions on cotton market

PAR May 25, 2018 0

On the ready cotton market, traders in Karachi reported easy and dull conditions prevailing on Thursday. Even though hardly about 100,000 bales of cot...