Tag: government

PCGA urges government to bring down WHT to 0.2 percent

PAR Apr 18, 2017 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has urged the government to bring down withholding tax to 0.2 percent, instead of 1 percent that is current...

Disposal of surplus stock a problem: KP and Balochistan governments not buying wheat from Passco: minister

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

The governments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan did not purchase wheat from Pakistan Agricultural Storage & Supplies Corporation (Passco), w...

Suzhou Industrial Park - a model for economic zones in Pakistan

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

SUZHOU April 11: The synchronisation of world’s second largest economy with Pakistan is a critical aspect for the success of the China-Pakistan Econom...

CPEC will be an economic game-changer for region: Vohra

PAR Apr 10, 2017 0

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would prove to be an economic game changer not only for the country but also for the region, said Karachi’...

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa agrees to CPEC Security framework

PAR Apr 6, 2017 0

Peshawar, April 06: In order to ensure safeguarding the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) routes and its related projects in the province, the K...

Malaysia keen to develop CPEC-linked maritime projects

PAR Apr 6, 2017 0

Islamabad, April 06: Malaysia on Wednesday expressed keen interest in helping Pakistan develop projects, such as ferry service, port terminals and ind...

Pakistan invites US to invest in CPEC projects

PAR Mar 31, 2017 0

WASHINGTON: Pakistan has invited the United States to invest in projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to achieve its regional peace o...

KP to sign MOU with Chinese company for 610 MW hydro power plants: Chief Minister

PAR Mar 30, 2017 0

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak revealed on Wednesday that the provincial government would sign an MoU for two combined hydro power p...

Chambers say won”t submit budget proposals

PAR Mar 28, 2017 0

Chambers and Associations across Pakistan have unanimously decided not to submit budget proposals for the next fiscal year to express resentment again...

ABAD, Jang Group construction sector expo for CPEC begins today

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: A three-day expo about the construction sector will start at Pak-China Centre here from Friday (today) under the auspices of the Associatio...

GE Equips New 1,320 MW CPHGC Power Plant to Help Pakistan Meet Growing Energy Needs

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

GE is supplying Northwest Electric Power Design Institute Co. Ltd. (NWEPDI) and Tianjin Electric Power Construction Company (TEPC) with two units each...

Dairy products’ revenue falls to $1.04 million in three years

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

The revenue earned through export of dairy products has fallen from $28.37 million to $1.04 million in last three years of the present government whil...

NA panel asks government to cut mark-up on agriculture loans

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

While deploring high mark-up on agriculture loans, National Assembly's Standing Committee on Finance, has approved a resolution unanimously requesting...

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...

Regional, international markets: PFMA for export of surplus wheat, flour

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) on Wednesday called for better export policy for flour and wheat so that the big surplus stock can be exported...