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Cotton prices fall on lacklustre business

PAR Apr 13, 2017 0

Prices came down on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of lean trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate drifted lower by Rs 5...

Disposal of surplus stock a problem: KP and Balochistan governments not buying wheat from Passco: minister

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

The governments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan did not purchase wheat from Pakistan Agricultural Storage & Supplies Corporation (Passco), w...

Romanian interest to join CPEC receives support from Governor Sindh

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair on Tuesday praised Romania’s interest in joining the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. In a meeting with...

CPEC, IMF programme completion strengthen Pak economy: Moody’s

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

Moody’s, a globally recognised credit rating agency, said that the Pakistani economy has strengthened following the completion of a three-year program...

KP governor stresses need for research-based agriculture education

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said here Tuesday that agriculture is the backbone of the economy and it is need of the hour to train s...

Fertiliser sector seeks abolishment of super tax, ST on subsidy & GIDC

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

Terming 'super tax' a bitter pill for corporate sector to swallow, fertiliser sector has proposed Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to abolish 'super tax...

Insipid business on cotton market

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

A few deals reported on the cotton market on Tuesday as most of the participants were on the sidelines because of prevailing uncertainties on the poli...

Sugar mill having nine Benami accounts being probed

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

Directorate General of Intelligence and Investigation Inland Revenue Lahore has initiated action against a sugar mill, falling within the jurisdiction...

Additional Collector Saeed Asad issues ONO against owner of NDP Toyota Fielder car

Faizan Haroon Apr 12, 2017 0

FAISALABAD: Customs Adjudication Additional Collector Saeed Asad has issued Order-in-Original (ONO) against the accused person Agha Muhammad son of Ab...

Quetta Customs I&I foils smuggling attempts, seizes plastic dana, mobiles phones

Faizan Haroon Apr 12, 2017 0

KARACHI: The directorate general of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Quetta has foiled smuggling attempts and recovered crystal white...

Customs Court approves physical remand of woman involved in currency smuggling case

Faizan Haroon Apr 12, 2017 0

KARACHI: Customs Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi has remanded Fehmida, wife of Muhammad Karim, to customs custody till April 15, 2017. The suspect...

ASO seizes 500 liter Iranian origin diesel

Faizan Haroon Apr 12, 2017 0

KARACHI: Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) has seized a huge quantity of smuggled diesel. According...

European wheat prices little changed

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

European wheat prices were little changed on Friday but the market was underpinned by news of a purchase by major importer Algeria which was expected...

CBOT corn futures fall

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

Chicago Board of Trade corn futures fell Friday on technical selling and position-squaring ahead of a monthly US government report next week that anal...

Palm oil down on European vegoils market

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

Palm oil on the European vegetable oils market was mostly easier on Friday, tracking follow-through technical selling in Malaysian palm oil futures. A...