Tag: rates

Upward trend persists on cotton market

PAR Jul 13, 2017 0

A kind of firmness prevailed on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of moderate buying by mills, dealers said. The official spot rate extend...

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...

Business NEPRA to slash per unit power costs by Rs. 2.21

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has decided to reduce the per unit power costs by Rs. 2.21, The power regulatory auth...

As election nears, Prime Minister pleases businesses

PAR 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

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...

PCGA against duty-free import of Indian cotton

PAR 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

PAR 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

PAR 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...