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Gwadar Customs impounds non-duty paid vehicles, smuggled diesel worth Rs72m

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KARACHI: Customs Collectorate Gwadar has impounded several non-duty paid luxury vehicles and a huge quantity of smuggled Iranian origin high speed die...

Potentials of domestic trade

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According to newspaper reports, domestic commerce contributes 32 percent to the gross domestic product of the country and creates 20 percent jobs for...

Customs Intelligence seizes 106 containers of 585m-meter Indian cloth

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LAHORE: Pakistan Customs’ intelligence wing has seized huge quantity of smuggled Indian grey cloth en route from India to Lahore via Dubai. Directora...

Govt initiated milestone steps for farmers’ uplift

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Agriculture Minister Punjab Muhammad Naeem Akhtar Bhabha Monday said the PML-N government has taken historic steps for ushering in socio-economic and...

Sugarcane to be cultivated over 1.1642m hectares

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Sugarcane crop would be cultivated over 1.1642 million hectares of land across the country during crop sowing season 2017-18 in order to fulfill the d...

Listless business on cotton market

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Mills and spinners were conspicuous by their absence on the cotton market on Monday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate wa...

Pakistan buys about 60,000 tonnes of soybeans from US

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Importers have purchased about 60,000 tonnes of soybeans likely to be sourced from the United States, European traders said on Monday. The soybeans ar...

Sugar mills shifting case: LHC seeks TORs for constitution of commission

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The Lahore High Court on Monday asked the parties to come up with terms of references (TOR) for constitution of a local commission on Tuesday (today)...

Haroon Akhtar, Dr Irshad assure telecom industry a level-playing field

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ISLAMABAD: A meeting of officials of the Ministry of Information Technology and representatives of telecom industry of the country was held with Speci...

Tax Reforms Implementation Committee meeting held

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ISLAMABAD: A meeting of high-powered tax reforms Implementation Committee was held here in the FBR House to review progress on implementation of vario...

PR to install weighbridge at Islamabad Dry Port after upcoming budget: Amanat Khan

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ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Railways (PR) will install a weighbridge at the Islamabad Dry Port (IDP) after the announcement of next budget of Financial Ye...

First unit of CPEC's Sahiwal Coal Power Plant to be inaugurated this month

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LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that Sahiwal Coal Power Plant is a landmark project in the history of the country, and it will b...

Moody's read strong growth and reducing fiscal deficit in Pakistan

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Strong growth performance, fiscal deficit reduction and improved inflation dynamics underpin the Government of Pakistan's B3 rating with a stable outl...

Govt to ensure 100pc certified cotton seed supply for farmers

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In order to achieve the maximum cotton crop output, arrangements have been finalized to ensure supply of 100 percent certified cotton seeds to farmers...

Deputy Collector Usman Tariq reshuffles staff and duties

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Collectorate Deputy Collector Usman Tariq has assigned new duties and reshuffled eight customs employees, including one deputy...