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About 10.5 million bales of cotton reach ginneries

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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''

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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...

LSDA against sugar export decision

Clara Dec 30, 2016 0

The Lahore Sugar Dealers Association has criticised the government's decision of allowing sugar export prior to completion of crushing season and know...

Cotton market in steady mode

Clara Dec 30, 2016 0

Domestic cotton prices are generally steady as mills pick up better quality of cotton as the calendar year is approaching into an end. There is antici...

Government mulling amending Nepra law

Clara Dec 29, 2016 0

The government is considering amending National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) Act to ''influence'' tariff determination subsequent to ta...

Project on fruit fly launched in Punjab

Clara Dec 29, 2016 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department has launched a project to tackle the issue of fruit fly at a cost of Rs 227 million in 30 districts of the province...