Tag: Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority

Oil transporters threaten to discontinue operations again

par Aug 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: Oil transporters have again threatened to go on strike from Monday (August 21) if the government does not accept their demands. “Our talks w...

Oil tankers’ strike

par Jul 28, 2017 0

The oil tankers' strike mercifully ended on July 26 after three days of disruption of supplies, which caused long queues of customers at filling stati...

Govt considering revising upwards pay of OGRA chief, members

par Jul 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The government is likely to increase pay packages of the chairman and members of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra), which keeps a...

Sugar export allowed by ECC

PAR Mar 29, 2017 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allowed export of 0.2 million metric tons of sugar within a period of sixty days after th...

21 OMCs given licences in six months vs 20 in 70 years

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has opened floodgates to oil marketing companies (OMCs) by granting 21 fresh licences in just s...

PSO suggests kerosene price hike to prevent adulteration

PAR Dec 6, 2016 0

The price of kerosene oil ought to be increased to stop petrol pumps from mixing the cheap oil with diesel, suggested Pakistan State Oil (PSO). The q...

Deregulation of prices of CNG: proposal sent to all stakeholders

PAR Dec 3, 2016 0

The government is to deregulate prices of compressed natural gas (CNG) countrywide and in this connection a proposal has been sent to all stakeholders...

Oil consumers paying up to 38% extra

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

Consumers in Pakistan have been paying up to 38% more on oil when compared with the prices prevailing in the international market to make up for the s...

OGRA advises hike in POL prices for December

PAR Nov 30, 2016 0

The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has recommended up to Rs 5.42 per litre increase in the prices of petroleum products, effective from Decem...

Ogra may approve 200,000 new gas connections

PAR Nov 17, 2016 0

Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) is likely to approve 200,000 new gas connections in the two gas utilities Sui-Northern Gas Pipelines (SNGPL) a...

PSO launches ultra premium fuel products

PAR Nov 17, 2016 0

The government has rejected the summary of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) to increase the gas prices. Minister for Petroleum and Natural Reso...

Energy supply: SNGPL pushes down UFG loss significantly

PAR Nov 16, 2016 0

The performance of Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) is getting better swiftly as losses caused by theft and leakages have gone down signific...

Gas prices to remain unchanged

PAR Nov 15, 2016 0

Government has rejected the summary of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority for the increase of gas prices, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources S...

Court stops gas utility from collecting high UFG

PAR Nov 15, 2016 0

Textile millers have won a stay order from court against imposition of a high rate of unaccounted-for-gas (UFG) – a loss caused by theft and leakages...

180mmcfd additional gas to be made available during winter: Ministry

PAR Nov 7, 2016 0

The natural gas consumers would get 180 mmcfd additional gas during this winter after the government succeeded to produce more gas from exploratory we...