Tag: industry

EU wheat rises to one week high

PAR May 30, 2017 0

European wheat futures rose on Friday as the euro eased away from a six-month high against the dollar and Chicago prices rallied before a three-day ho...

European wheat prices lower on strong euro

PAR May 23, 2017 0

European wheat prices were slightly lower on Friday as a rise in the euro to a six-month high against the dollar further dented export prospects. Dece...

Budget proposals: PCGA team assured of fair consideration

PAR May 17, 2017 0

Haroon Akhtar Khan, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Revenue welcomed the proposals presented by Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA)...

DG Valuation revises customs values of low end brands zippers

PAR Apr 29, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Customs Valuation has revised the customs values of zippers (low end brands) in cut to size and rolls through Valu...

PFMA urges government to ensure rebate refunds

PAR Apr 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA-Punjab) leadership has claimed that non-payment of refunds of Rs 12-15 billion under the head of rebate on whea...

FCCI to have textile corner

PAR Apr 22, 2017 0

Textile Corner (TC) will be established in the R&D (Research and Development) cell of the Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FCCI) to he...

Haleeb wants government to withdraw ST, RD on dairy industry

PAR Apr 20, 2017 0

Chief Operating Officer (COO) Haleeb Foods MK Lodhi termed addition of sales tax to the cost of packaged milk and imposition of 25 percent regulatory...

Government urged to announce ‘issue price’ of wheat

PAR Apr 13, 2017 0

Stakeholders related to agriculture sector including growers, sharecroppers, researchers, and lawyers here on Wednesday demanded the government to dec...

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...

PCGA presents recommendations to Secretary Agriculture

PAR Mar 13, 2017 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA)has demanded of the Punjab govt to take initiative for better quality cotton and cotton growing area be expa...

Business conference on CPEC to be held in August, 2017

PAR Mar 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to hold the annual conference on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in August this year where the business...

Cement manufacturer eyes new opportunities with CPEC

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

Maple Leaf Cement Factory Limited was incorporated in 1960 with the capacity to produce 300,000 tonnes of clinker per annum. The company came to be li...

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...

Part of long-awaited subsidy on fertilizers released

PAR Feb 17, 2017 0

The Government of Pakistan has released the second tranche of the long-awaited subsidy amount promised on fertilizers in the National Budget 2016-2017...

Rajwana inaugurates hydroponic greenhouse

PAR Feb 17, 2017 0

Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana on Thursday said use of modern technology in agriculture would strengthen economy and improve lives of...