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Cotton futures slip 1pc on speculative selling, weak demand

PAR Mar 5, 2019 0

ICE cotton futures fell nearly 1 percent on Monday, pressured by speculative selling and weaker demand, while a slide in the equity markets added...

Lacklustre business on cotton market

PAR Mar 5, 2019 0

Listless business activity was seen on the cotton market on Monday after the arrival of the Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) fortnightly...

10.7 million cotton bales reach ginneries

PAR Mar 5, 2019 0

Seed cotton (Phutti) equivalent to 10,741,381 bales reached ginneries across Pakistan till March 1, 2019, registering a shortfall of 6.80 per cent...

ICCI calls for incentives to taxpayers for promoting tax culture

PAR Mar 4, 2019 0

ISLAMABAD: Ahmed Hassan Moughal, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry has called upon the government to consider giving good incent...

Dollar increases by 12 paisas in early trade

PAR Mar 4, 2019 0

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee has lost 12 paisas against the US dollar in early trade on Monday owing to demand for import and corporate payments. The do...

Oil refinery in Gwadar to link Pakistan with Chinese and other Central Asian Markets

PAR Mar 4, 2019 0

An oil refinery is being established in Gwadar as part of Saudi Arabia’s mammoth investment, which will have the potential to access the markets of Ch...

Provision of gas and electricity in SEZs under CPEC to be funded by PSDP

PAR Mar 4, 2019 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) has decided that the provision of funds for gas and electricity in the proposed Special Economic Zones (SEZs...

Weekly cotton review: prices largely remain stable during week

PAR Mar 4, 2019 0

The prices of cotton largely remained stable during the week. The trading volume showed an upward trend. International market showed a mixed trend...

Cotton futures hit one-week high

PAR Mar 4, 2019 0

ICE cotton futures climbed more than 1 percent on Friday to a one-week high, lifted by optimism over a possible trade deal between the United Stat...

Cotton yarn demand improves ahead of PCGA report

PAR Mar 4, 2019 0

Demand for yarn improved on the cotton market on Saturday ahead of the Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) fortnightly report, dealers said...