Tag: Punjab

Volume of business rises on cotton market

PAR Feb 27, 2017 0

The volume of business improved on the cotton market on Saturday amid short supply of fine quality, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

Daewoo plans IPO to capitalize on CPEC opportunities

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

KARACHI: Daewoo Express, the Pakistan’s only foreign transport service provider, has planned to secure four billion rupees through an initial public o...

10 days Weather advisory for Farmers 21st to 28th February 2017

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

Temperature Forecast Night temperatures are expected to drop slightly (1-2°C) in most of the agricultural plains of the country during the decade....

PSMA seeks two-month extension in sugar export

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

The sugar manufacturers have sought two month extension in validity of the period of sugar exports due to expire on March 31, 2017. That the Pakistan...

Firmness continues on cotton market

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

Over the past several weeks, mostly a steady condition prevailed on the cotton market with proclivity of lint prices to tighten due to depleting stock...

Farmers advised to remove weeds

PAR Feb 23, 2017 0

The Met Office on Wednesday asked the growers to remove weeds from their fields to help standing crops consume existing soil moisture fully for a full...

Volume of business improves on cotton market

PAR Feb 23, 2017 0

Volume of business improved on the cotton market on Wednesday owing to fresh buying by some needy mills, dealers said. The official spot rate was unch...

No change witnessed on cotton market

PAR Feb 22, 2017 0

No visible change was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was unmoved a...

Lacklustre conditions in cotton market

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

Lack of buying interest again witnessed among the leading buyers on the cotton market on Monday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unmoved at R...

New weather system lashes northern Pakistan with rain and snowfall

PAR Feb 18, 2017 0

The recent rain and snowfall are expected to continue over the next 24-hours with rain and thunderstorms forecast over the next 48-hours according to...

Cotton arrivals up 10.63pc to 10.634 million bales

PAR Feb 17, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Textile mills bought around 9.515 million cotton bales during the fortnight in February as compared to 8.390 million bales a year earlier,...

10 days Weather advisory for Farmers 13th to 20th February 2017

PAR Feb 16, 2017 0

Temperature Forecast Night temperatures are expected to drop slightly (1-2°C) in most of the agricultural plains of the country during the decade....

Bhikki plant to generate 385-MW power

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

Pakistan is the first country in the region to utilize this record-setting technology at Bhikki Power Plant having capacity to generate 385MW to power...

Govt urged to provide funds to ZTB

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD-Senate Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research has recommended the federal government to provide funds to Zarai Tariqiati...

Cotton prices firm on modest trade

PAR Feb 14, 2017 0

Prices were firm on the cotton market on Monday in the process of modest trade activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was unmoved at Rs 6700,...