Tag: dollar

6000 MW to be produced from 14 power plants in Thar

PAR Nov 14, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Planning, Development and Reforms was informed here on Monday that by 2025, as many as 14 power plants bas...

CPEC entering the industrial development phase

PAR Nov 13, 2017 0

WITH several energy and infrastructure projects nearing completion, the multibillion dollar CPEC is now entering the crucial phase of industrial devel...

KP govt. focuses on skills development and Chinese language training

PAR Oct 30, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: In a bid to capitalise on the impending Chinese cash and trade influx in the province, the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government has started offerin...

CPEC: 1% capital cost reduction in power tariffs

PAR Aug 5, 2017 0

KARACHI: In order to provide security to 19 China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) power projects, Pakistani electricity consumers will have to pay a...

Copper holds near two-year high, China and dollar support

par Aug 2, 2017 0

Copper prices held near two-year highs on Tuesday, supported by expectations of stronger demand from top consumer China, where a government-led infras...

SEZs under CPEC: feasibility studies completed

PAR Jul 26, 2017 0

Feasibility studies of nine special economic zones to be established under multibillion dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor have been completed....

Flour millers postpone central committee meeting

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

The Central Committee of the Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) has postponed its meeting scheduled in Karachi during the current week in the wak...

THE RUPEE: dollar hits Rs 108 mark on open market

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

The dollar touched Rs 108 mark on the open market on Monday in the process of trading, dealers said. "The rupee hit Rs 108.20 mark against the dollar...

Trade activity remains low on cotton market

PAR Jan 23, 2017 0

The volume of business could not pick up as both buyers and sellers failed to come on meeting ground, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchang...

PCMEA concerned over dollar conversion rate

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

The Pakistan Carpet Manufacturers and Exporters Association has urged the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) Director General to take up t...

Seed cotton prices soar amid thin business

PAR Jan 6, 2017 0

Seed-cotton prices went up on the cotton market on Thursday in the process of slow trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchange...

Prices recover Modestly

PAR Dec 30, 2016 0

Prices recovered modestly on the cotton market on Thursday amid restricted buying by spinners and mills, dealers said. The official spot rate recovere...

Cotton prices firm on emerging demand by spinners

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The trade activity improved on the cotton market on Wednesday as spinners and mills took interest in fresh buying, dealers said. The official spot rat...