Tag: rate

Cautious buying of cotton on modest trade activity

PAR Feb 6, 2017 0

Cautious buying by mills and spinners witnessed on the cotton market on Saturday as the ginners were not keen to oblige buyers on expectations of furt...

Steady conditions prevail on cotton market

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

The firmness prevailed on the cotton market on Monday as rates of cotton yarn showed improvement on strong demand, dealers said. As a result, the offi...

Seed cotton prices rise further on modest trade

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

Seed cotton prices managed to expand winning streak on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of modest trading, dealers said. As a result, the o...

Debt fears overblown, says Dar

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

KARACHI: In a long and detailed rejoinder to his critics, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says that the country’s debt profile is in fact improving, and “p...

Import of LNG: rate of advance tax quite different for filers, non filers

PAR Jan 23, 2017 0

The rate of advance tax on the import of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) by a private company is 5.5 percent and by government designated buyer like Pakis...

PCMEA concerned over dollar conversion rate

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

The Pakistan Carpet Manufacturers and Exporters Association has urged the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) Director General to take up t...

Minister sets aside SAB recommendations on sugar export quantity

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan is said to have set aside the recommendations of Sugar Advisory Board (SAB) on sugar export quantity...

Textile package to be announced only after thorough consultations: Bosan

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikandar Hayat Bosan on Monday said that decision regarding the announcement of textile packa...

Firmer trend prevails on cotton market

PAR Jan 2, 2017 0

In line with the international track, prices moved up on the cotton market on Saturday in the process of trading activity, dealers said. The official...

Govt may double tax on transfer of properties

PAR May 26, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: The government may double the tax burden of sellers and purchasers on transfer of properties in addition to fixing a flat 10% tax rate on g...