Tag: quality

EU wheat little changed as US prices fall

PAR Jul 13, 2017 0

European wheat futures were little changed on Tuesday as US prices fell after weather-fuelled gains on Monday, while traders waited for clearer indica...

21 OMCs given licences in six months vs 20 in 70 years

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has opened floodgates to oil marketing companies (OMCs) by granting 21 fresh licences in just s...

Pakistan to become Asia’s premier trade, energy corridor: PM

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday Pakistan’s strategic location has potential to make it Asia’s premier trade, energy and trans...

Sindh CM okays Rs2.9bn for uplift of industrial areas’ infrastructure

PAR Jan 25, 2017 0

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah Tuesday approved a grant of Rs2.9 billion for the development and rehabilitation of infrastructure o...

PAD warns cotton growers

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) has advised the cotton growers to use PB Ropes to save the cash crop of cotton from the attack of pink bollwor...

Mix trend witnesses in prices of essential items

PAR Jan 23, 2017 0

A mix trend in prices of essential food commodities, including pulses, vegetable, sugar, chicken, eggs, was witnessed as rates of some items decreased...

Lean business activity seen on cotton market

PAR Jan 21, 2017 0

Prices maintained firm posture on the cotton market on Friday in the process of slow business activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was uncha...

Prices touch season's high level

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Prices touched season's high on the cotton market on Thursday amid persistent demand for quality lint, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchan...

Lean business seen on cotton market

PAR 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...

PSO imports 500ppm environment-friendly low-sulfur Euro II diesel

PAR Jan 9, 2017 0

Continuing its leadership role in transforming quality of fuels in the country, Pakistan State Oil (PSO) has imported the first vessel of the country'...

Fisheries department directed to provide quality seed to farmers

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

Punjab Minister for Forests, Wildlife and Fisheries Mian Yawar Zaman has directed the provincial fisheries department officials to provide quality see...

Cotton prices firmer on restricted buying

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

Rates were firm on the cotton market on Friday in the process of restricted buying by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate was unc...

Cotton prices rise firmly

PAR Jan 6, 2017 0

In line with the robust rise in international cotton prices, Pakistan lint prices have followed suit. The increase in the price of New York Cotton fut...

Seed cotton prices soar amid thin business

PAR Jan 6, 2017 0

Seed-cotton prices went up on the cotton market on Thursday in the process of slow trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchange...

Punjab to launch new projects for small livestock farmers

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Punjab Minister for Livestock and Dairy Development Asif Saeed Manais has said that Provincial Livestock Ministry is planning to initiate new projects...