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PYMA demands seven percent duty on polyester filament yarns

PAR May 17, 2017 0

Chairman of Pakistan Yarn Merchants Association (PYMA), (Sindh Balochistan Zone), Danish Hanif has urged the government to adopt remedial measures to...

USDA, ICARDA helping to develop virus resistant cotton varieties

PAR May 17, 2017 0

Cotton is the most important crop in Pakistan. A large population of our country is directly attached to this crop, says a press release issued here o...

Budget proposals: PCGA team assured of fair consideration

PAR May 17, 2017 0

Haroon Akhtar Khan, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Revenue welcomed the proposals presented by Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA)...

Cotton settles limit down

PAR May 17, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures fell about 4 cents on Tuesday, halting three straight sessions of gains, on a technical sell-off and speculator liquidation after c...

Cotton prices firm on motivating factors

PAR May 17, 2017 0

Some triggering factors helped prices to maintain overnight levels on the cotton market on Tuesday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

Hyderabad ASO impounds contraband goods valued Rs28m during April

PAR May 16, 2017 0

HYDERABAD: The model customs collectorate Hyderabad’s anti-smuggling organization (ASO) impounded smuggled goods including non-duty-paid vehicles, clo...

ASO seizes huge quantity of non-duty paid goods

PAR May 16, 2017 0

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) has seized a huge quantity of non-duty paid items during different crackd...

Shaukat Ali, Khawaja Tanveer to attend training on anti-money laundering in Australia

PAR May 16, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Australia has offered a training programme for the Pakistani officials to combat money laundering and financing of terrorism. Finance Mini...

Federal budget 2017-18 to be presented on May 26: Dar

PAR May 16, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar announced on Sunday that the federal budget for the year 2017-2018 will be presented on May 26 before the parlia...

Water shortage delays cotton sowing in South Punjab

PAR May 16, 2017 0

The acute water shortage in the canals emanating from Chashma and Taunsa barrages on the Indus river that irrigate south Punjab along with water misma...

Customs earns Rs20.047m by auctioning off impounded goods & vehicles

par May 15, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Customs Auction Cell of the Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Islamabad earned Rs20.047million by auctioning off impounded goods and Non...

Faisalabad ASO seizes non duty paid ladies printed cloths

par May 15, 2017 0

FAISALABAD: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) has seized foreign origin ladies suiting printed cloths besides impounding a Toyota Corolla. The mar...

DG Valuation revises customs values of vinyl acetate monomer, oxalic acid and potassium chlorate

par May 15, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Customs Valuation has revised the customs values of vinyl acetate monomer, oxalic acid and potassium chlorate vide...

Transporters strike halts cargo handling at Karachi ports, causing Rs 4b loss in 6 days

par May 15, 2017 0

KARACHI: Sea ports of the mega city have been facing shortage of space as hundreds of containers are laying idle due to strike of the goods transporte...

Importance of Belt and Road Forum summit

par May 15, 2017 0

Chinese President Xi Jinping has expressed his desire to push forward the construction of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor in line with Beijing’s one...