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15 day Chinese language training completed

PAR Aug 9, 2017 0

BEIJING: A group of 40 Pakistani teachers left for home after attending a 15-day Chinese language training programme at Institute for Cultural Studies...

Chinese language training centers to be set up in KP

PAR Aug 9, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has given go-ahead to a proposal for setting up Chinese language centres in four districts of the province in...

Gwadar Customs seizes huge quantity of computer accessories worth Rs3.6m

PAR Aug 9, 2017 0

GWADAR: The Collectorate of Gwadar team has seized huge quantity of computer accessories like LED monitors, portable dard drive and  2 GB Ram worth Rs...

Multan Customs detects network involved in smuggling of white spirit

PAR Aug 9, 2017 0

MULTAN: The Customs Collectorate has detected a network operating in South Punjab during their action. According to details, Customs Anti-Smuggling O...

Satellite and text messages: Pakistani farmers' new irrigation tools

par Aug 8, 2017 0

It is still beyond farmer Mohammad Ashraf’s comprehension that people in Islamabad can predict that it will rain in the next two days in his village....

CBOT wheat futures lower on ample global supplies

par Aug 8, 2017 0

Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter wheat futures weakened on Friday, with ample global supplies casting a bearish tone over the marketplace and in...

Black Sea wheat strong exports seen as weather boosts crop

par Aug 8, 2017 0

Black Sea wheat producers anticipate strong exports in the current marketing year as recent good weather has buoyed their expectations for bumper crop...

CBOT soyabean futures ease on good weather outlook

par Aug 8, 2017 0

Chicago Board of Trade soyabean futures eased on Friday on forecasts for cool temperatures and rain in key growing areas of the US Midwest that should...

46 sites identified for establishing SEZs under CPEC

PAR Aug 8, 2017 0

BoI spokesman says out of these, 9 sites declared as Priority Zones. The government has identified forty-six sites for establishing Special Economic...

CPEC: Construction of Sukkur-Multan Motorway in full swing

PAR Aug 8, 2017 0

NHA spokesman says six-lane motorway is part of CPEC and will be completed in 2019. Construction work of 393 km long Sukkur-Multan Motorway is in ful...

Customs Preventive collects Rs 11,197m duties, taxes in July 2017

PAR Aug 8, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Collectorate of Customs Preventive has collected Rs 11,197 million under the heads of customs duty, sales tax, income tax and the federal...

Peshawar Collector Qurban to attend departmental training in Islamabad

PAR Aug 8, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: After serving Customs Peshawar for three years, Collector Peshawar Modal Custom Collectorate Qurban Ali Khan transferred from Peshawar owing...

Fallacies behind Pakistan’s inflation rate

par Aug 7, 2017 0

According to latest estimates of the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS), inflation in the country has fallen for the third consecutive month. What i...

Consignments of imported yarn from India

par Aug 7, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has requested the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to make it mandatory that all consignments of imported...

Inefficient fertiliser use damaging soil fertility in Punjab

par Aug 7, 2017 0

THE unsustainable management practices in Punjab have damaged soil fertility and health, leading to promotion of chemical fertilisers which too is ine...