Tag: Punjab

Export period of wheat may be extended till March 31

Clara Jan 18, 2017 0

The government is likely to extend export period of wheat till March 31, 2017 on the recommendations of governments of Punjab and Sindh along with app...

Cotton market Slow business as ginners raise asking prices

Clara Jan 18, 2017 0

Trading activity could not pick up pace on the cotton market on Tuesday as the ginners raised asking prices in anticipation of getting better rates, d...

Promotion of rose farms in Punjab soon

Clara Jan 17, 2017 0

Necessary arrangements are being finalised to launch a comprehensive plan to develop rose farms for high quality grafted (cut flowers) especially rose...

Lean business seen on cotton market

Clara Jan 17, 2017 0

Prices showed slight rise as the ginners have started raising asking prices on the cotton market on Monday in the process of lean business, dealers sa...

240 LNG shipments: financial bids for supply to open on January 19

Clara Jan 16, 2017 0

Pakistan LNG Limited (PLL) is to open financial bids for the supply of 240 shipments of liquefied natural gas (LNG) on Jan 19, while contracts to succ...

Aptma chief praises PM for textile package

Clara Jan 16, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Aamir Fayyaz has thanked the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for announcing Rs 180 billion tex...

Cotton prices firm on modest trading activity

Clara Jan 16, 2017 0

Prices held the present levels on the cotton market on Saturday in the process of modest trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was un...

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...

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...

Seven SEZs So Far Established To Facilitate Investors

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

The government has so far established seven Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in the country to facilitate domestic and foreign investors to invest in man...

9 New Industrial Sites Included In CPEC.

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

9 new industrial sites included in CPEC. All regions of Pakistan included: Azad Kashmir, Balochistan, FATA, GB, KP, Punjab and Sindh.

Volume of business improves

Clara Jan 13, 2017 0

Renewed buying by spinners helped the volume of business to improve on the cotton market on Thursday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchang...

Weather advisory for Farmers 11th to 20th January 2017

PAR Jan 13, 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....

Water reservoirs face 80 percent shortage, Senate body told

Clara Jan 12, 2017 0

Three major water storage reservoirs of the country, including Tarbela and Mangla Dams and Chashma Barrage, are currently facing 80 per cent water sho...

Modest trade activity seen on cotton market

Clara Jan 12, 2017 0

A modest trade activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Wednesday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 6350, dealers said....