Tag: season

US natural gas futures fall on warmer weather

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

US natural gas futures on Monday fell to their lowest level in over a week on forecasts for temperatures to moderate over the next two weeks and remai...

Dar reviews availability of urea for Rabi crops

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar Monday chaired a meeting to ascertain the availability of urea in the country as demand for the fertilizer for Rabi crops i...

Ministry hints at cancelling sugar export plan

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan has convened a meeting of sugar price monitoring committee on Wednesday amid reports that sugar price...

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...

Current weather system to have positive impact on crops

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

The recent dry spell followed by rains forecast from Tuesday (yesterday) onwards will have some positive impact on all major Rabi crops, including whe...

PSQCA slams raids on edible oil factories

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) has taken notice of raids by Punjab Food Authority (PFA) on the factories on edible oil and g...

ECC approves 225,000 tons of sugar export from surplus stocks

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet on Wednesday approved export of 225,000  tons of sugar, spurred by an expected surplus of mor...