Tag: production

Ministry proposes export of urea

Clara Jan 20, 2017 0

Ministry of Commerce (MoC) has proposed the export of 0.3 million tons of urea after considering its likely impact on domestic price and gas supply si...

Prices touch season's high level

Clara Jan 20, 2017 0

Prices touched season's high on the cotton market on Thursday amid persistent demand for quality lint, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchan...

BAT team, Dar discuss issues related to tobacco industry

Clara Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Eight members global team of British American Tobacco (BAT) led by Jack Bowles, Director Asia Pacific Region called on the Finance Minister...

Romania to join CPEC and invest in Pakistan

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

Adding on to its inclusiveness, CPEC receives further interest from Europe as the Romanian ambassador meets Minister for Industries and Production t...

Gilgit-Baltistan's peace and tranquility attracts tourists and investments alike

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

Due to its peace and tranquility, Gilgit-Baltistan attracted 1million tourists last year, and has become viable for multiple energy projects under C...

Surplus commodity export: Sindh's, Punjab's pleas forwarded to ECC

Clara Jan 13, 2017 0

The government on Thursday informed the Senate that a request from Punjab and Sindh provinces has been forwarded to Economic Co-ordination Council (EC...

PHMA hails export package

Clara Jan 12, 2017 0

Adil Butt, Chairman Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA) has lauded the Prime Minister for announcing the long awaited Expo...

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...

Primitive ways keeping agriculture sector backward: PBIF

Clara Jan 10, 2017 0

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister M...

ICST expresses concern over fall in leather exports

Clara Jan 10, 2017 0

Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST) on Monday expressed concern over falling production and dwindling exports of the leather sector and called f...

Formation of policy & strategy to promote fisheries demanded

Clara Jan 9, 2017 0

The lack of fisheries policy and strategy is depriving Khyber Pakhtunkhwa of local and foreign investment, employment opportunities and foreign exchan...

Fisheries department directed to provide quality seed to farmers

Clara Jan 7, 2017 0

Punjab Minister for Forests, Wildlife and Fisheries Mian Yawar Zaman has directed the provincial fisheries department officials to provide quality see...

Wheat growers urged to avoid excessive irrigation to get better yield

Clara Jan 5, 2017 0

LAHORE: Agricultural experts of the Punjab Agriculture Department have urged the wheat growers of the province to avoid excessive irrigation for bette...

Minister sets aside SAB recommendations on sugar export quantity

Clara Jan 4, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan is said to have set aside the recommendations of Sugar Advisory Board (SAB) on sugar export quantity...