Tag: global market

Pakistan’s Textile Industry Is on the Verge of Closure: APTMA

PAR Sep 14, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) said that country has already entered in an era of de-industrialisation where industries are closing. A...

Modest trade activity on cotton market

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

Modest trade activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday as buyers and sellers both remained on the sidelines owing to short supply of qual...

Lacklustre conditions in cotton market

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

Lack of buying interest again witnessed among the leading buyers on the cotton market on Monday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unmoved at R...

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...

As election nears, Prime Minister pleases businesses

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Tuesday announced a package of incentives of Rs 180 billion that envisages abolition of customs duty and sales tax on impo...

Prices gain momentum on strong demand

PAR Nov 18, 2016 0

Prices gained momentum on the cotton market on Thursday amid strong demand of quality, dealers said. The official spot rate was higher by Rs 100 to Rs...

Early announcement of textile package demanded

PAR Nov 15, 2016 0

Drawing attention to the plight of textile manufacturers, Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association Chairman Adil Butt has said the inc...

PRGMEA chief calls for strategy to enhance exports

PAR Oct 25, 2016 0

Newly-elected Chairman of Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) Ijaz A Khokhar has stressed the need for formul...

Cotton market: Hectic trade activity ahead of Ashura holidays

PAR Oct 8, 2016 0

A sustained buying by mills again witnessed on the cotton market ahead of Ashura holidays, dealers said on Friday. The official spot rate was unchange...

Cotton market: prices fall in line with global track

PAR Sep 26, 2016 0

Prices came down on the cotton market on Saturday in line with international trend, dealers said. The official spot rate was lower by Rs 100 to Rs 615...

cotton market panic buying by mills after fresh rains

PAR Aug 25, 2016 0

Rates went up on the panic buying by mills and spinners following the fresh downpour in the cotton growing areas, dealers said on the cotton market on...

Trade policy framework

PAR Mar 22, 2016 0

According to newspaper report, the government has approved the budgetary allocation of Rs 6 billion to implement the trade policy initiatives for 2015...

Senate Commerce Committee for early approval of STPF 2015-18‏

PAR Jan 16, 2016 0

Islamabad: The Senate Standing Committee on Commerce has asked the government to approve summary related to the Strategic Trade Policy Framework (STPF...

Govt considering imposing fixed tax on shopkeepers, wholesale dealers

PAR May 25, 2015 0

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is considering imposing fixed tax on shopkeepers and wholesale dealers instead of turnover tax. According...

IPR suggests govt to switch gears for economy’s revival

PAR May 8, 2015 0

The Institute for Policy Reforms (IPR) has urged government to switch from a policy of stabilisation to revival of the economy in order to ease diffic...