Tag: Punjab government

DCs asked to ensure availability of flour

PAR Jun 15, 2017 0

The Punjab government has asked all the deputy commissioners to ensure availability of subsidized flour in green bags at shops throughout the province...

GARS may introduce hybrid basmati variety next year

PAR Jun 2, 2017 0

The Guard Agricultural Research Services (GARS) is likely to introduce hybrid basmati variety next year with higher per acre yield and long grain. The...

Flour mills facing liquidity crunch: PFMA

PAR May 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) Central Chairman Badar Uddin Kakkar has alleged that numerous flour mills from Balochistan, KPK and Punjab wer...

Shehbaz pays surprise visit to wheat procurement centre

PAR May 8, 2017 0

Chief Minister Punjab, Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, paid a surprise visit to Head Sulemanki Wheat Procurement Centre at Tehsil Depalpur, Okara on Saturday...

PFMA urges government to formulate policy for disposal of wheat stocks

PAR Apr 28, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) Central Executive Committee has urged the government to devise a solid policy for disposal of large wheat stoc...

SECP approves wheat futures contracts on PMEX

PAR Apr 26, 2017 0

In an endeavour to augment the portfolio of agricultural commodities in domestic futures market, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (S...

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...