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PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

1.    Secretary to Government of Punjab. Tourism Department.2.    Secretary to Government of Punjab. C& W Department...

Tight supply pushes rates up on cotton market

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

Trading activity improved on the cotton market on Monday in the process of tight supply of fine quality, dealers said. The official spot rate was...

Cotton inches up on heavy rains, softer dollar

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

ICE cotton futures settled higher on Monday as the dollar weakened and tumultuous weather in the US Southeast restricted progress in plantation of...

Major Pakistani industrial sectors including textile see spike in FDI

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

KARACHI: Pakistan’s ll major industrial sectors attracted considerably high foreign direct investments (FDI) during the current financial year ind...

10.77m cotton bales reach ginneries in Pakistan

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

MULTAN – Seed cotton (Phutti) equivalent to 10.775 million bales has reached ginneries across Pakistan till April 15, registering a shortfall by 6...

China has invested $19b in CPEC projects: Yao Jing

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

ISLAMABAD: An investment worth $19 billion has been made in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects, said Chinese Ambassador to...

Food ministry dismisses talk of wheat shortage

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of National Food Security and Research has emphasised that the damage caused to standing crops, especially in Punjab,...

Engro Fertilisers’ profit rises 5% to Rs4b

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

KARACHI: Engro Fertilisers’ profit increased to Rs4 billion in the quarter ended March 31, 2019, which was 5% higher than Rs3.8 billion in th...

Looking at agriculture reforms

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

Whether in cotton or wheat, or many other agricultural products, the yield per acre in Pakistan is lower than both China and India. Our lower agri...

Competitive textile industry in larger interest of textile value chain: Aptma

PAR Apr 23, 2019 0

LAHORE – All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Syed Ali Ahsan has said that a competitive and viable domestic textile indus...