Tag: Punjab government

Provincial ministry for irrigation devises plan for CPEC

PAR Apr 8, 2017 0

Lahore: Provincial Minister for Irrigation and PIDA Chairman Amanat Ullah Shadikhel has said that a comprehensive strategy is being designed to take m...

Shehbaz, Chinese Expert Discuss Economy, Industrial Matters

PAR Apr 4, 2017 0

LAHORE, (APP): International economic expert from China’s renowned Peking University and former World Bank senior vice-president Prof Justin Yifu Lin...

Irsa takes step to supply additional water to Sindh

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

Indus River System Authority (Irsa) has closed Trimmu and Punjnad canals after extensive discussions with Punjab government aimed at supplying additio...

Dairy products’ revenue falls to $1.04 million in three years

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

The revenue earned through export of dairy products has fallen from $28.37 million to $1.04 million in last three years of the present government whil...

Flour millers postpone central committee meeting

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

The Central Committee of the Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) has postponed its meeting scheduled in Karachi during the current week in the wak...

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...