Tag: ECC

Export period of wheat may be extended till March 31

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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...

Producers of urea blamed for low sale of surplus urea stock

Clara Jan 10, 2017 0

The government has reportedly held local producers of urea responsible for the low sale of surplus imported stock of urea available with National Fert...

Several states want to finance Diamer-Bhasha Dam: Asif

Clara Jan 10, 2017 0

Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif said on Monday that several countries have expressed interest in financing 4500MW Diamer Basha Dam. Talking...

Export of Sugar Office Memorandum

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

The undersigned is directed to refer to the subject noted above and to state that the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet in Case No....

Government decides to revamp ZTBL

Clara Jan 9, 2017 0

The government has decided to revamp Zari Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) after issues pertaining to its financial viability and sustainability were rai...

MoF against restricting unutilised gas volume

Clara Jan 5, 2017 0

Ministry of Finance (MoF) has opposed restricting unutilized gas volume at HRL reservoirs to fertilizer plants and recommends that it to be open for g...

Gas allocated to power generation co cannot be utilised

Clara Jan 3, 2017 0

While the country faces gas and electricity load shedding, the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet was informed that 44 MMCFD alloca...

Government mulling amending Nepra law

Clara Dec 29, 2016 0

The government is considering amending National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) Act to ''influence'' tariff determination subsequent to ta...

ECC approves 225,000 tons of sugar export from surplus stocks

Clara Dec 29, 2016 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet on Wednesday approved export of 225,000  tons of sugar, spurred by an expected surplus of mor...

MoC Agrees to Support Sugar Export

Clara Dec 28, 2016 0

Ministry of Commerce (MoC) has reportedly agreed to support export of 225,000 tons of sugar on the recommendation of Sugar Advisory Board (SAB) by Mar...

Steel Mills finding no buyers, National Assembly body told

Clara Dec 23, 2016 0

Secretary Industries and Production Khizer Hayat Gondal said Wednesday that although the government has no plan to review its privatisation plan of Pa...