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Cotton prices steady on back of strong demand

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

Prices firmed on the back of persistent demand by leading buyers, dealers said on the cotton market on Monday. The official spot rate was inert at Rs...

Cotton futures up 1.5 percent

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures jumped 1.5 percent on Monday, ahead of the US Department of Agriculture's weekly crop progress report, and concerns of crop damage...

Customs Intelligence seizes huge quantity of non duty paid milk from Badami Bagh

Haris Rehman Sep 26, 2017 0

LAHORE: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation team seized huge quantity of non duty paid milk and cigarettes from Badami Bagh during a...

CPEC to promote land and sea network for accelerating economic activities: President Mamnoon

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

Mamnoon Hussain says CPEC will help promote land and sea network for accelerating economic activities. President Mamnoon Hussain has said that the br...

MCC Islamabad collects Rs109.37m more duties & taxes during 23 days than yesteryear

Haris Rehman Sep 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Islamabad generated additional revenue of Rs109.37million during first 23 days of September Financial...

Chinese companies explore investment opportunities in Pakistan

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

Islamabad : A Chinese delegation led by Zhang Shu Zhi, Vice President, Kashgar Chamber of Commerce and Industry visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce...

Auto sector to benefit from CPEC

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

LAHORE: The demand for four-wheel vehicles will rise from 0.25 million to 0.5 million in Pakistan within the next 12 years, according to a report by t...

China to always support Pakistan's efforts in safeguarding its national sovereignty: Amb Sun

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

‘Based on its own conditions’ : Ambassador Sun says Beijing will continue its support for Islamabad’s efforts in safeguarding its sovereignty, territo...

CPEC: Pakistan's economy on the right track

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

At the close of fiscal year 2016-17, Pakistan joined the lists of economies worth over $300 billion. It achieved a growth rate of 5.3 percent in the s...

Textile sector’s issues to be raised at ECC meeting: Ansari

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

The Minister of State for Commerce and Textiles, Haji Muhammad Akram Ansari, hinted at the possibility of a separate tariff slab of electricity, gas a...

Hyderabad ASO confiscates 119,700 Gutka sachets, three cartons of cigarettes

Haris Rehman Sep 25, 2017 0

HYDERABAD: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO), Customs Preventive Hyderabad, has seized the foreign origin 23 PP bags or 119,700 sachets of Gutka c...

Eastbay Expressway, Gwadar: MoU signed

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

QUETTA: The Gwadar Port Authority and China Communication Constru­ction Company signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the construction of Eas...

Pak-China to enhance media cooperation: Information Minister

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has assured that the government will encourage and support media coll...

Customs Court again issues non-bailable warrants against suspects in donkey hides smuggling case

Haris Rehman Sep 25, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Customs Court has re-issued non-bailable warrants against absconding accused namely Muhammad Farooq and Muhammad Rafique alias Rafi and o...

Three projects approved by the CPEC JWG in GB

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

The meeting of CPEC Joint Working Group on Infrastructure held in Karachi has approved three projects for Gilgit-Baltistan (GB). Communication Federa...