Tag: Bangladesh

CPEC integral part of OBOR: President Xi

PAR Sep 5, 2017 0

Xi made the announcement at a meeting in which leaders of the five BRICS countries, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and heads of Egypt, Guinea...

Minister seeks proposals for resolving textile sector’s issues

par Aug 21, 2017 0

Short and long term remedial strategies would be evolved to drag out textile sector from the current crisis and in this connection all stakeholders sh...

PTEA opposes independent inspections of imported yarn

par Aug 9, 2017 0

Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) has strongly opposed the unproductive and baseless proposal of a certain lobby for subjecting the consig...

Bangladesh tea prices fall

par Aug 4, 2017 0

Tea prices in Bangladesh fell for a third straight week at the weekly auction despite tight supplies, although strong demand for quality leaf capped a...

Bangladesh tenders to import 50,000 tonnes of wheat

par Jul 31, 2017 0

A Bangladesh tender to import 50,000 tonnes of wheat drew its lowest offer from Russia's Aston on Wednesday at $256.97 a tonne, CIF liner out, officia...

PCMEA seeks funds for international carpet exhibition

PAR Jul 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Carpet Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PCMEA) has urged the government to release the announced support grant of funds so that arran...

Bangladesh will benefit enormously from the Belt, Road Initiative

PAR Jul 17, 2017 0

Bangladesh should not go for policies that undercut the country's opportunities to benefit from the Chinese One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative, said...

APTMA rejects federal budget

PAR Jun 1, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) on Wednesday rejected the proposed Federal Budget 2017-18. The government is not serious in implementin...

NA panel asks government to cut mark-up on agriculture loans

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

While deploring high mark-up on agriculture loans, National Assembly's Standing Committee on Finance, has approved a resolution unanimously requesting...

Textile package: It is too early to forecast full impact, FBR tells Senate body

PAR Mar 9, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has observed that it is too early to forecast the full impact of textile package on exports as announced by Prime M...

China invested over $50bn in Belt & Road projects since 2013: NDRC

PAR Mar 8, 2017 0

China has invested over $50 billion in the countries along the Silk Road after it proposed the Belt and Road Initiative in 2013, a senior Chinese offi...

Liberal trade policies complementing CPEC

PAR Mar 1, 2017 0

LAHORE  -  Minister for State and Board of Investment (BOI) Chairman Dr Miftah Ismail on Tuesday visited the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commer...

Falling exports of textile products

PAR Feb 25, 2017 0

According to newspaper reports, the country’s textile and clothing exports has fallen by 1.30 percent to $1.064 billion in January this year despite t...

PHMA hails export package

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

Adil Butt, Chairman Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA) has lauded the Prime Minister for announcing the long awaited Expo...

PBIF chief urges government to help revive textile industry

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

President of Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF) Mian Zahid Hussain has said Pakistan is losing yarn market to Vietnam. "Pakistan has...