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Steady trend seen on cotton market

PAR Oct 30, 2018 0

Steady trend was seen on the cotton market on Monday in the process of modest trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was higher by Rs 100 to Rs...

Agriculture sector of Pakistan to strengthen under CPEC

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

The inclusion of agriculture sector in the Long Term Plan of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) provides Pakistan an opportunity to significantly...

720-MW Karot Hydropower project reaches construction stage

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

The 720-MW Karot Hydropower project, the largest hydropower project under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has now reached its construction...

China hopes Prime Minister Imran Khan's visit to China will take bilateral ties to a new height

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying has announced the upcoming visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan, hoping that it would take bilateral...

FBR provides tax details of Hamza & Salman Shahbaz to NAB

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

Islamabad : Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has provided tax-related details of Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly Hamza Shahbaz and his brother Salm...

DG Valuation Surriya Butt revises customs values of ginger & garlic

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

Karachi : The Directorate General of Customs Valuation has revised the customs values of  ginger and garlic vide Valuation Ruling No 1339/2018 under...

Collection of exorbitant demurrage & detention charges by Maersk Line an open violation of laws: Imran Ghazi

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

Multan : Collection of exorbitant demurrage and detention charges from genuine importers of South Punjab by Maersk Line and its subsidiary in Pakistan...

Cotton prices lower on moderate trade

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

Prices declined further on the cotton market on Friday in the process of moderate trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was down by...

Government urged to look beyond textile, leather sectors

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

It is high time that Pakistan break away from past trade stereotypes and look beyond textile and leather sectors and invest in other areas, said Secre...

Subdued business on cotton market

PAR Oct 29, 2018 0

Trading activity came down on the cotton market on Saturday as most of the leading buyers were on the sidelines due to less buying interest, dealers s...

Govt, FBR to introduce ‘transparent marketing system’: Asad Umar

PAR Oct 26, 2018 0

Islamabad: Federal Finance Minister Asad Umar has completely ruled out the idea of privatization of Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) and Pakistan Internat...

SC forms committee to take action against illegal sale of DTH technology

PAR Oct 26, 2018 0

Islamabad: The Supreme Court has asked Member Customs Zahid Khokhar to identify the source of smuggling of Direct to Home (DTH) in Pakistani market....

Distinctly bearish sentiment on cotton market

PAR Oct 26, 2018 0

Generally speaking the conditions on the cotton market appeared distinctly bearish on Thursday. Since the past three days, cotton prices have reported...

Traders still in grip of uncertainties

PAR Oct 26, 2018 0

As a result of continued fall in the dollar's value against the rupee, the traders are still in grip of uncertainties on the cotton market on Thursday...

Trade avenues: Pakistan to take part in Chinese expo

PAR Oct 25, 2018 0

BeiJing:  The China International Import Expo (CIIE), starting from November 5 in Shanghai, will widen the country’s market further on a global level...