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Promotion of rose farms in Punjab soon

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Necessary arrangements are being finalised to launch a comprehensive plan to develop rose farms for high quality grafted (cut flowers) especially rose...

Ministry hints at cancelling sugar export plan

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan has convened a meeting of sugar price monitoring committee on Wednesday amid reports that sugar price...

CAPTA says government cash incentives to hurt genuine exporters

PAR Jan 5, 2017 0

The country's value-added textile sector has rejected the government's consideration of custom rebate and cash subsidies, fearing the move would furth...

Mixing kerosene oil with HSD: Confession by government official

PAR Dec 23, 2016 0

Acknowle-dging the mixing of kerosene oil with high speed diesel (HSD) to maximise profit by the oil marketing companies (OMCs), the government Thursd...

Sri Lanka to impose 15% VAT on cigarettes

PAR Oct 3, 2016 0

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s Cabinet has approved a 15 percent Value Added Tax (VAT) and 5.00 rupees production tax on cigarettes as well as an increase of ce...