Tag: ECC

Ministry opposes deregulation of sugarcane price

PAR Jun 5, 2017 0

The Ministry of Industries and Production has reportedly opposed deregulation of sugarcane price as the three provinces are against any such move, wel...

Cotton prices firm on motivating factors

PAR May 17, 2017 0

Some triggering factors helped prices to maintain overnight levels on the cotton market on Tuesday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

Chinese firm awarded Rs55bn power project at Gwadar

PAR Mar 31, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Thursday allowed award of Rs55 billion worth of 300-megawatt coal power project...

Ministry recommends exporting 0.2 million tons of sugar

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

An inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir has recommended export of an additional quantity of 0.2 million tons o...

ECC lends a helping hand to Discos

PAR Feb 14, 2017 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has decided to provide Rs 30 billion sovereign guarantee to the power sector for settlement...

PSM liabilities: CCoP seeks more details

PAR Feb 6, 2017 0

Cabinet Committee on Privatisation (CCoP) has reportedly sought further details of Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) liabilities prior to proceeding further...

Wheat supply to Afghanistan: ECC approves payment of $1.75 million to PASSCO

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee of the Cabinet has approved payment of $1.75 million to PASSCO against supply of wheat to Afghanistan subject to...

Urea export allowed by ECC

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allowed the export of 0.3 million tons of urea and decided to continue a Rs 200 subsidy o...

Meeting on subsidy on fertilizer tomorrow

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar has convened a meeting of Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Saturday (tomorrow) to formally...

ECC takes decision on financial matters of PIACL, PSM

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved additional guarantees of Rs 10.5 billion to meet the fi...

Export period of wheat may be extended till March 31

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

The government is likely to extend export period of wheat till March 31, 2017 on the recommendations of governments of Punjab and Sindh along with app...

Cut in price of imported urea: Dar refuses to consider proposal

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has reportedly refused to consider a proposal for reduction in price of imported urea to sell out the surplus stock and sta...

Surplus commodity export: Sindh's, Punjab's pleas forwarded to ECC

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

The government on Thursday informed the Senate that a request from Punjab and Sindh provinces has been forwarded to Economic Co-ordination Council (EC...

Extension in levy of NJ surcharge approved by ECC

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved an extension in the levy of Neelum Jhelum (NJ) surcharge from electricity consu...

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...