Tag: increase

Listless business on cotton market

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

Trading activity could not pick up on cotton market amid cautious selling by ginners due to little stock with them, dealers said on Monday. The offici...

Consultation process started to boost output

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

The Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) started consultations with the stakeholders in Punjab and a first meeting was held on Thursday that discu...

Nepra overturns decision that K-Electric inflated bills

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Pending an inquiry sought by the government, the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has overturned its decision taken mor...

Cotton prices gain grounds on modest activity

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

Cotton prices posted fresh gains on the local market on Monday in the process of improved business activity but with slight pace, dealers said. The of...

About 10.5 million bales of cotton reach ginneries

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

MULTAN: Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has issued the figures of cotton arrival up to January 15th, 2017. Seed cotton (Phutti) equivalent...

Cotton prices higher on PCGA report

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

KARACHI: Prices tended higher on the cotton market on Wednesday just after the release of the Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) report, depic...

Cut in price of imported urea: Dar refuses to consider proposal

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has reportedly refused to consider a proposal for reduction in price of imported urea to sell out the surplus stock and sta...

Dar reviews availability of urea for Rabi crops

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar Monday chaired a meeting to ascertain the availability of urea in the country as demand for the fertilizer for Rabi crops i...

Zardari terms package ''too little too late''

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

Asif Ali Zardari, former President of Pakistan and the Chairman of PPPP has rejected the compensation package announced by the Prime Minister for the...

Stakeholders Meeting held under the Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Climate Change for Comparison of Agriculture and Climate Models for Pakistan

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

A meeting of stakeholders for AgMIP Project of Pakistan was held at Meteorological Headquarter, Islamabad which was attended by the large number of co...

Growers urge government to maintain prices of fertilisers

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

Different growers' organisations taking strong exception to discontinuation of subsidy on fertilizers with immediate effect have urged the government...

Ministry hints at cancelling sugar export plan

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan has convened a meeting of sugar price monitoring committee on Wednesday amid reports that sugar price...

Several states want to finance Diamer-Bhasha Dam: Asif

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif said on Monday that several countries have expressed interest in financing 4500MW Diamer Basha Dam. Talking...

POL sales grow 23 percent on YoY, 1.8 percent on MoM basis in December

PAR Jan 5, 2017 0

POL sales for the month of December 2016 clocked-in at two million tons, reflecting a growth of 23 percent on year-on-year basis and 1.8 percent on mo...

Lacklustre conditions seen on cotton market

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Lacklustre condition was seen on the cotton market on Tuesday as leading buyers remained on the sidelines amid release of the Pakistan Cotton Ginners...