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Uzbekistan drops use of students, teachers, nurses as cotton-pickers: PM

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

Uzbekistan will no longer have thousands of students, teachers and healthcare workers pick the cotton harvest, Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov said on S...

CPEC: more projects to enhance transport infrastructure in Balochistan

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

CPEC Joint Working Group on Transport Infrastructure approved financial assistance for highways. Four new highways will be constructed in Balochistan...

Cotton market: prices stable on sizeable trade activity

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

Prices maintained firm posture on the cotton market on Saturday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was inert at Rs 6100,...

Customs Appellate Tribunal concludes hearing of reference filed by M/s Pakistan Telecommunication Co

Haris Rehman Sep 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Customs Appellate Tribunal reserved decision on M/s Pakistan Telecommunication Co Limited’s customs reference on Thursday. A division benc...

Active cotton purchases by mills

PAR Sep 22, 2017 0

Domestic mills kept buying cotton actively this week which resulted in increase in both seed cotton (Kapas/Phutti) and lint prices. Seed cotton prices...

Rates firm on sustained demand

PAR Sep 22, 2017 0

Prices maintained firm posture on the cotton market on Thursday amid sustained buying by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate was...

CPEC railway line, economic zone projects face delay

PAR Sep 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The inability of federal and provincial governments to do away with their inefficiencies has held back benefits of some of the critical Chi...

Saudi Arabia to join CPEC: Saudi representative

PAR Sep 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to Pakistan Nawaf Saeed Ahmed Al-Malkiy has said that his country will shortly join China Pakistan Economic Corr...

Hazara Customs Station collects Rs74.28m as duties & taxes during September’s 15 days

Haris Rehman Sep 22, 2017 0

HAZARA: The Customs Station Hazara got Rs74.28million of all duties and taxes from 1st to 15th of September Financial Year (FY) 2017-18. According to...

Customs Court approves remand of accused involved in money laundering

Haris Rehman Sep 22, 2017 0

LAHORE: The Special Federal Court of Customs Taxation and Anti Smuggling has approved 14 days judicial remand of the accused, who was arrested in curr...

Sara-e-Muhajir FIU seizes huge quantity of non duty paid goods

Haris Rehman Sep 22, 2017 0

BHAKKAR: The Field Investigation Unit (FIU) of the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Sara e Muhajir has seized huge quantity of non duty paid lad...

Customs I&I seizes 750 cartons of non duty paid cigarettes worth Rs5.46m

Haris Rehman Sep 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Directorate General of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Rawalpindi has seized 750 cartons of foreign origin smuggled cigarettes worth...

'Sun Weidong played a vital role in promoting Pak-China friendship'

PAR Sep 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Outgoing Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Sun Weidong paid a farewell call on Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker National Assembly in Parliament Hous...

CPEC: Pakistan has become a safe haven for billion dollar investment - Interior Minister

PAR Sep 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior and Planning Development & Reform Ahsan Iqbal said on Thursday that the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) h...

CPEC will be completed despite hurdles

PAR Sep 22, 2017 0

Islamabad: CPEC would be completed despite opposition by different influential countries as it is a matter of life and death for Pakistan, a business...