Tag: Federal Minister

Country needs 8% annual growth for survival, says APTMA

par Aug 4, 2017 0

KARACHI: All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (Aptma) Acting Chairman Zahid Mazhar has asked new Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to place the re...

Textile sector to get Rs15 billion under PM’s package by August 14

par Jul 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Textile Industry on Wednesday emphasised the importance of value addition and promoting and fac...

CPEC can relocate 85m jobs to Pakistan through industrial cooperation: Ahsan Iqbal

PAR Apr 10, 2017 0

Islamabad - Federal Minister for Planning, Development & Reform Ahsan Iqbal on Sunday said that 85 million jobs were up for grabs in China due to...

Port congestion charges termed ‘unjustified’

PAR Apr 7, 2017 0

The chairman of the Pakistan Yarn Merchant Association (PYMA), Danish Hanif, has said that port congestion charges are against the ground realities an...

Railway minister invites investments as ML-1 is upgraded under CPEC

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

Lahore, 05 April:Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique has invited national and international institutes to come forward and invest in th...

Government made Rs 13.163 billion payment against fertilizer cash subsidy: Senate informed

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

The Senate was informed on Wednesday that the government made payment of Rs 13.163 billion against announced fertilizer cash subsidy. During the quest...

Seminar planned for discussing Chitral's role in CPEC

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

CHITRAL: MNA Shahzada Iftikharuddin has said that Chitral district has a great potential for hydropower generation which would be exploited to its opt...

Academic and policymakers strategize to maximise CPEC benefits

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

Islamabad: Bringing together more than 100 academic administrators of the nationwide business schools for strategic level discussions on how to increa...

KP Govt To Go China To Showcase Investment Potential In KP

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

The Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in a bid to attract foreign investment has decided to showcase huge potential in the province in a road show to b...

870 MW Suki Kinari Hydropower Project Achieves Financial Close

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

With the efforts and facilitation of Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB), Pakistan on Monday achieved another landmark by declaring financia...

Marine fisheries resources over-exploited: FRAP report

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

A meeting for the Fisheries Resource Appraisal in Pakistan Project (FRAP) was held at the FAO premises in Islamabad on 9 January and chaired by Hasil...

Government extends a helping hand to Brexit-hit horticultural exporters

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Realising the losses suffered by exporters after the Brexit, the federal government has assured horticultural exporters to help overcome losses. Feder...

JCC on Dec 29 To Review CPEC Progress

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The progress of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would be reviewed during the upcoming meeting of Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC), scheduled...

Abbasi, Italian delegation discuss energy crisis

PAR Dec 6, 2016 0

A high level Italian delegation led by Ivan Scalfarotto, Italian Minister for Economic Development called on Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natura...

Pakistan maintains lowest petroleum prices in South Asia: Dar

PAR Nov 16, 2016 0

Minister for Finance Senator Ishaq Dar here on Tuesday said Pakistan has maintained the lowest prices of petroleum products in comparison to the rest...