Tag: rates

As election nears, Prime Minister pleases businesses

Clara Jan 11, 2017 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Tuesday announced a package of incentives of Rs 180 billion that envisages abolition of customs duty and sales tax on impo...

Cotton prices firmer on restricted buying

Clara 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...

PCGA against duty-free import of Indian cotton

Clara Dec 29, 2016 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has strongly opposed the duty-free import of cotton from India describing it destructive to Pakistani econo...

Cotton prices fall modestly on lacklustre business

Clara Dec 28, 2016 0

As a result of ginners' reluctance in fresh purchasing, caused decline in rates on the cotton market on Tuesday, dealers said. The official spot rate...

Spinners avoid big deals

Clara Dec 23, 2016 0

Business activity slowed down further on the cotton market on Thursday as several spinners avoided big deals on quality factor, dealers said. The offi...

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...