Tag: Federal Minister

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...

Energy Projects to Address Loadshedding Improve Agri Sector

PAR Oct 14, 2016 0

Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday said that water resources were being developed for agri prosperity in the province besides a...

Agriculture sector failure: reluctance of provinces' cooperation major reason

PAR Oct 4, 2016 0

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikander Hayat Bosan on Monday informed Senate that reluctance of provinces to cooperate with...

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...

Pakistan can earn $47m annually through chilli export

PAR Sep 21, 2016 0

Pakistan is not only amongst the five most chili producing nations in the world, but is also one of the major exporters of the commodity. The country...

Substantial rise in chilli exports not possible without quality seeds: Shah

PAR Sep 21, 2016 0

Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Food Security and Research Syed Muzaffar Hussain Shah said on Tuesday that the export of chilies would not witne...