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Temperature likely to hit 43 degrees in Lahore today

PAR Apr 17, 2017 0

Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while very hot weather is expected in Naseerabad, Makran, Sibbi, Sukkur, Shaheed...

Met department predicts hot weather for Pakistan

PAR Apr 17, 2017 0

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has predicted hot weather for the country for the next several days, Mainly hot and dry weather is expected...

Agriculture department, PAD Boston sign MoU

PAR Apr 17, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department and Precision Agriculture for Development (PAD) Boston have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide we...

Cotton market: mills remain on the sidelines on low buying interest

PAR Apr 17, 2017 0

Mills and spinners kept on the sidelines as ginners were not ready to sell at the present levels during the day, dealers said on the cotton market on...

Peshawar Customs Intelligence seizes smuggled cigarettes worth Rs36m

Faizan Haroon Apr 17, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: Customs Directorate of Intelligence and Investigation has seized huge quantity of cigarettes worth Rs36 million. The officials of Customs i...

Customs Court approves 14 days judicial remand of accused

Faizan Haroon Apr 17, 2017 0

LAHORE: The special federal court of customs taxation and anti smuggling has approved a 14 days judicial remand of the accused who was arrested by the...

Hyderabad ASO confiscates goods worth Rs 19.16m

Faizan Haroon Apr 17, 2017 0

HYDERABAD: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) confiscated smuggled goods worth Rs 19.16 million from Hyderabad, Sukkur and Larkana in March...

Customs tribunal sets aside ONO; accepts appeal of M/s Jan Enterprises

Faizan Haroon Apr 17, 2017 0

LAHORE: The Customs Appellate Tribunal has accepted the appeal of M/s Jan Enterprises and set aside the Order-in-Original passed by the adjudication a...

Government aware of textile sector’s economic importance: Hassan

PAR Apr 15, 2017 0

Government is fully aware of the economic importance of textile sector and it was in this respect that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced a spe...

Rising trend prevails on cotton market

PAR Apr 15, 2017 0

Prices maintained a firm posture on the cotton market on Friday in the process of modest trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate unchan...

Wheat procurement policy: Punjab government to purchase four million tons of wheat from farmers

PAR Apr 14, 2017 0

Provincial Minister for Food Bilal Yasin has said that Punjab govt. would purchase 4 million metric tons wheat from farmers throughout the province an...

Chinese investment for joint ventures in textile industry invited

PAR Apr 14, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Aamir Fayyaz has invited Chinese investment for Joint Ventures (JVs) in textile industry....

Cotton prices continue to remain steady

PAR Apr 14, 2017 0

Cotton prices continued to remain steady and stable on Thursday even though ready business remained modest. Now it is estimated that unsold cotton fro...

10 Days Weather Advisory for Farmers 11th to 20th April 2017

PAR Apr 13, 2017 0

Temperature Forecast Day temperature slightly above normal in southern parts however day and night temperatures are expected to slightly normal in mo...

Government urged to announce ‘issue price’ of wheat

PAR Apr 13, 2017 0

Stakeholders related to agriculture sector including growers, sharecroppers, researchers, and lawyers here on Wednesday demanded the government to dec...