Tag: Punjab government

Price hike in cotton by Rs 100 per bale

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

KARACHI  - Pakistan Cotton Ginners  Association (PCGA) announced latest price of cotton on Tuesday which is Rs 7,1000 after price hike of Rs 100 per...

Punjab plans Rs 500 million subsidy on potassium-based fertilizers

PAR Feb 13, 2017 0

The Punjab government has devised the methodology of extending a subsidy of Rs 500 million on potassium-based fertilizers and introducing direct cash...

WB, Punjab to speed up agricultural development

PAR Feb 10, 2017 0

LAHORE -  Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has presided over first meeting of joint steering committee setup under World Bank and Punjab governmen...

Ceremonies To Celebrate Chinese New Year Held

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

FAISALABAD : Under the directions of the Punjab government, various ceremonies were held and Chinese engineers and workers participated to celebrate t...

2400 megawatts to be added to national grid by September

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

Three LNG-based power plants in public sector would add 2400MW to the national grid by September this year, it has been learnt. Sources said here on T...

Three LNG-based power plants to add 2400MW to national grid by Sept 2017

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Three LNG-based power plants in public sector would add 2400 MW to the national grid by September this year and would achieve full potentia...

Dwindling supplies increase cotton prices

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

In light of the tightening of global prices at several origins, domestic lint prices also rose commensurately. Karachi traders added that in view of d...

Lahore Ceremony marks the beginning of Chinese New Year, claim CPEC is up to pace

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said services of Chinese engineers, technicians and workers would be long remembered f...

World Bank to provide Rs 48.5 billion loan to PIPIP

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

The World Bank will provide Rs 48.5 billion loan to Punjab government for 'Punjab Irrigated-Agriculture Productivity Improvement Project (PIPIP)' at a...

Pakistan's prosperity ensured by inclusive development of all federating units: Shahbaz

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Engaging all federating units in development will lead to a prosperous Pakistan, says Shahbaz. Federal government facilitating Balochistan with 300M...

'Solar Energy System' in BHUs to be installed across Punjab

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

The Punjab government has decided to install 'Solar Energy System' in Basic Health Units (BHUs) across the province of Punjab with a sum of Rs 1304.35...

Chinese Delegation Meets Shehbaz

PAR Jan 9, 2017 0

Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif said China-Pak Economic Corridor (CPEC) had given a new dimension to the existing relations between the...

Researchers urged to provide viable solutions to farming problems

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

"It is a matter of grave concern that farmer's son doesn't want to become a farmer due to low profitability, heavy post harvest loses, marketing and o...

President of Chinese Company Meets Shehbaz Sharif

PAR Dec 28, 2016 0

President of Chinese Company, Wang Tao met Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, hereon Thursday. During the meeting, Chinese company evince...

Punjab government introduces climate project for better crop productivity

PAR Dec 23, 2016 0

The Punjab government has constituted a five-member implementation committee to carry out work on a three-year project of "promotion of high-value agr...