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12 hybrid rice varieties to be available from July

PAR Feb 15, 2019 0

ISLAMABAD: At least twelve new hybrid rice ­varieties will be available to farmers for cultivation ­during the next Kharif crop season starting in Jul...

Pak-China co-op in agriculture under CPEC

PAR Feb 15, 2019 0

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan and China have decided to expedite cooperation in the field of agriculture under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and an i...

Nespak’s role in water resources development and dam engineering

PAR Feb 15, 2019 0

Amid the threat that the next wars would be fought over water, the importance of water is increasing with every coming day. It is the lifeline obj...

Banking Court extends interim pre-arrest bail of Asif Zardari, Faryal Talpur till March 5

PAR Feb 14, 2019 0

KARACHI: A Banking Court on Thursday extended the interim pre-arrest bail of former president Asif Ali Zardari, his sister Faryal Talpur and nine...

Cotton marks first gain in five days on trade optimism

PAR Feb 14, 2019 0

ICE cotton futures settled slightly higher on Wednesday, snapping a four-day losing streak on prospects of a trade deal between the United States...

Listless business on cotton market

PAR Feb 14, 2019 0

Lacklustre business activity was seen on the cotton market on Wednesday in the absence of motiivating factors, dealers said The official spot rate...

Food and Agro Park likely to fetch $10m investment

PAR Feb 14, 2019 0

LAHORE : The provincial ministers discussed a proposal of establishing Food and Agro Park in a meeting, chaired by Minister for Industries and Tra...

Govt asked to introduce single digit GST in next budget

PAR Feb 13, 2019 0

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ICCCI) organized a pre-budget consultative session to seek budget proposals from the...

Appraisement East collects Rs7611.38m during first ten days of February

PAR Feb 13, 2019 0

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement East collected Rs7611.38 million during first 10 days of February 2019 under heads of all duty and t...

China to establish modern reception centers, drinking water and cold storage facilities

PAR Feb 13, 2019 0

The Deputy Chief of Mission of the Chinese Embassy in Islamabad, Lijian Zhao has said that China is planning to establish modern facilities that would...