Tag: Economic Coordination Committee

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 exempts CPEC transmission line project from withholding tax on dividends

PAR Feb 23, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet under the chairmanship of Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has approved allocation of $2...

Mills earn billions by selling sugar to USC at higher price

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Sugar barons have pocketed billions of rupees in collusion with the top management of Utility Stores Corporation (USC) by selling the sweet...

Sugarcane prices go up in Sindh

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

The decline in sugarcane area and output in lower Sindh has triggered an upswing in demand which has pushed cane price to Rs200+ per 40kg in this crus...

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....

Deregulation of prices of CNG: proposal sent to all stakeholders

PAR Dec 3, 2016 0

The government is to deregulate prices of compressed natural gas (CNG) countrywide and in this connection a proposal has been sent to all stakeholders...

Wheat flour worth $198 million exported to 27 countries

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

Pakistan exported 626,289 metric ton wheat flour worth $198 million, to 27 different countries and 450 metric ton of wheat, worth $158,000, to Afghani...

Oil consumers paying up to 38% extra

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

Consumers in Pakistan have been paying up to 38% more on oil when compared with the prices prevailing in the international market to make up for the s...

Crude oil production reaches record high of 100,000 bpd

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

Pakistan has produced a record high 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil recently after oil and gas exploration companies expedited efforts to f...

North-South pipeline: Pakistan, Russia reach LNG price accord

PAR Dec 1, 2016 0

Pakistan and Russia have agreed on the price for the $2-billion North-South pipeline that will pump imported liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Karachi...

Govt paid Rs65b in markup on financing for power firms

PAR Nov 18, 2016 0

The government has paid Rs65 billion in markup on the Rs136.45-billion syndicated term financing facility taken to repay debt of state-owned power dis...

PASSCO fails to recover Rs60.5m from Afghanistan

PAR Oct 14, 2016 0

Federal audit observed that Pakistan Agriculture Storage and Service Corporation (Passco) failed to recover Rs60.5 million outstanding against the Afg...

Federal, AJK govt sign Karot Hydropower Project with China

PAR Oct 3, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: The federal and Azad Jammu and Kashmir governments on Wednesday signed an implementation agreement with a Chinese consortium for developmen...

ECC waives 10 types of taxes on Islamic bonds

PAR Sep 27, 2016 0

In a violation of law and apex court judgment, the government on Monday waived 10 taxes on the upcoming international Sukuk bond issue, which is expec...

ECC approves reduction in price of imported urea

PAR Sep 27, 2016 0

Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet here on Monday has approved the reduction in price of imported urea fertilizer and fixed its pric...