Tag: Agriculture

CPEC to improve Pakistan's economic condition - UK Deputy High Commissioner

PAR Jul 27, 2017 0

UK deputy High Commissioner to Pakistan Belinda Lewis said that Pakistan is an emerging economy who is attracting foreign investors and more British c...

CPEC: International investors keen to invest in Pakistan

PAR Jul 27, 2017 0

RAWALPINDI: Canada and Pakistan enjoy excellent trade relations and both countries have tremendous potential to increase bilateral trade from the exis...

Pakistan needs latest farm-tech to achieve food security

par Jul 21, 2017 0

LAHORE: The government sho­uld encourage and facilitate the farming community to adopt modern technologies to avoid post-harvest losses and increase a...

Bilateral relations with Tajikistan to be enhanced

PAR Jul 10, 2017 0

THE incumbent government has been focusing on forging trade and economic linkages with other countries and for this purpose efforts are being made to...

CPEC can help revolutionize Pakistan's SME sector

PAR Jun 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Thursday said the government must develop an effective strategy to att...

Exports of raw materials must be discouraged: PBIF chief

PAR Jun 13, 2017 0

Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF) President Mian Zahid Hussain has emphasized that the authorities must discourage exports of raw ma...

Govt initiated milestone steps for farmers’ uplift

PAR May 9, 2017 0

Agriculture Minister Punjab Muhammad Naeem Akhtar Bhabha Monday said the PML-N government has taken historic steps for ushering in socio-economic and...

Sugar mills damaged S Punjab’s cotton belt, LHC told

PAR May 3, 2017 0

LAHORE -  Pakistan Cotton Grinners Association Tuesday moved the Lahore High Court against functioning of sugar mills in southern Punjab. The associat...

‘Pakistan can gain from Poland ties’

PAR Apr 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain said that Pakistan should benefit from the expertise of Poland in the sectors of industry and technology. Speakin...

Upcountry growers urged to plan wheat harvesting

PAR Apr 24, 2017 0

The Met Office has said that the farmers of upcountry should chalk out plans for wheat harvesting keeping in view the dry weather ahead. It said that...

US wheat futures down

PAR Apr 22, 2017 0

US wheat futures closed down on a technical setback and ample global stocks, analysts said on Wednesday. CBOT May wheat settled down 3-1/2 cents at $4...

CBOT soyabean futures rise on bargain buying

PAR Apr 22, 2017 0

Chicago Board of Trade soyabean futures rose on Wednesday on bargain buying, including short-covering after some concerns arose about the Argentine cr...

China reassures equal benefits to all parts of Pakistan under CPEC

PAR Apr 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: China reassured that there will be equal socio–economic benefits to all parts of Pakistan, under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)....

Govt urged to raise minimum wage to Rs25,000

PAR Apr 20, 2017 0

The federal government should adopt the policy of national economic self reliance to tackle the growing unemployment among the 1.8 million youth enter...

Government urged to announce ‘issue price’ of wheat

PAR Apr 13, 2017 0

Stakeholders related to agriculture sector including growers, sharecroppers, researchers, and lawyers here on Wednesday demanded the government to dec...