Tag: Agriculture

PCGA submits budget proposals to NA body

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

"We would not be able to run our ginning factories in next season of 2017-18 due to burden of taxes and other crises," said Chairman of Pakistan Cotto...

Chinese Foreign Ministry officials laud economic progress

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

A seven-member delegation of Chinese Foreign Ministry visited Punjab Civil Secretariat here on Thursday. Punjab Chief Secretary Capt (r) Zahid Saeed r...

Food minister inaugurates UVAS meat outlet

PAR Mar 11, 2017 0

The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS)Lahore in collaboration with Livestock and Dairy Development Department Punjab has started prov...

Growth promoter in calves

PAR Mar 2, 2017 0

Livestock contributed 58.6% of agriculture value added and 11.6% to national GDP during 2015-16. Calf rearing is a cost intensive segment of the lives...

118 small farmers of Balochistan trained under RADP

PAR Mar 2, 2017 0

Ministry of National Food Security and Research in collaboration with Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has trained 7th batch of 118 small...

Nestle disburses Rs 114 million among farmers under PM’s Youth Loan Scheme

PAR Mar 2, 2017 0

Nestl Pakistan has disbursed Rs 114 million among almost 100 dairy farmers through National Bank under the PM's Youth Loan Scheme. Nestl Pakistan and...

Lean business on cotton market

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

A subdued business was again witnessed on the cotton market on Monday owing to lack of buying interest among spinners and mills, dealers said. The off...

Chinese industrial association proposes sister economic zone in Sindh

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: A 20-member delegation of Chinese companies on a visit to Pakistan looked into the opportunities to develop a sister economic zone in Sindh....

‘Focus on agriculture can increase exports,resolve food security issues’

PAR Feb 17, 2017 0

LAHORE: Prioritising and focusing on the agriculture sector can increase exports and resolve food security issues of Pakistan for which a powerful agr...

Rajwana inaugurates hydroponic greenhouse

PAR Feb 17, 2017 0

Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana on Thursday said use of modern technology in agriculture would strengthen economy and improve lives of...

Chinese investors explore Islamabad and Lahore for business opportunities

PAR Feb 16, 2017 0

LAHORE: A 20-member Chinese delegation from Beijing visited the Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) and expressed interest in bio-technol...

Chinese keen to launch industrial park, power plants in Pakistan

PAR Feb 16, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD - The Chinese investors are keen to set up industrial park, power generation plants and joint ventures in many sectors in Pakistan as they c...

Chinese companies sign MoUs with Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (RCCI)

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

RAWALPINDI: The Rawlpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) on Tuesday signed three Memorandums of Under­standing (MoU) with Chinese companies f...

Cotton halts three-day slide ahead of WASDE report

PAR Feb 10, 2017 0

ICE Cotton futures edged up on Wednesday to snap a three-day losing streak on cautious buying ahead of the monthly supply and demand report from the U...

Azerbaijan keen to collaborate with Pakistan

PAR Feb 10, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: A delegation of 16 companies representatives from Azerbaijan led by Yousif Abdullah, vice chairman of Azerbaijan’s Export and Investment Pr...