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Over 4.5 million cotton bales to be imported

PAR Oct 11, 2019 0

Pakistan has to import over 4.5 million cotton bales that would cost around $1.5 billion, owing to 33 percent decline from the target set for cotton p...

Weather Forecast

PAR Oct 10, 2019 0

Synoptic SituationContinental air is prevailing over most parts of the country.ThursdayMainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, wh...

Customs gets support from Japan for three scanning terminals

PAR Oct 10, 2019 0

The Government of Japan extended a vital support for the establishment of three NII container-scanning terminals at Karachi and Bin Qasim ports.The sp...

Federal Committee On Agriculture To Meet On Thursday

PAR Oct 10, 2019 0

Federal Committee on Agriculture (FCA) will meet on October 10 (Thursday) to review the output of Kharif crops and set the targets for the upcoming Ra...

PM’s agri emergency programme launched

PAR Oct 10, 2019 0

The Punjab government has launched the Prime Minister’s Agriculture Emergency Programme with a view to increasing productivity of wheat crop.Small far...

Price control task force reviews prices of essential items

PAR Oct 10, 2019 0

Provincial Industries Minister Mian Aslam Iqbal presided over the maiden meeting of the task force for price control at Civil Secretariat on Wednesday...

Pak cotton output target revised downward by 33%

PAR Oct 10, 2019 0

Pakistan’s Cotton Crop Assessment Committee (CCAC) has revised downward its cotton production target by 33 per cent to 10.2 million bales, against the...

Refunds of customs duties would be paid in one year: FBR

PAR Oct 9, 2019 0

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has said that the refunds against customs duties would be paid if claims have been made within one year....

PSX gains 47 points in narrow band trading

PAR Oct 9, 2019 0

KARACHI: The stock exchange ended with gain of 47 points on Wednesday as market traded in narrow band.The benchmark KSE-100 index of Pakistan Stock...

Azerbaijan shows keen interest to invest in energy sector

PAR Oct 9, 2019 0

ISLAMABAD: Azerbaijan on Wednesday showed interest to sign a long-term LNG supply agreement with Pakistan to serve the market that sees double dig...