Tag: shortage

Developing hydropower, support governance: accords worth $720 million signed with WB, AIIB

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar witnessed the signing ceremony of agreements worth $720m with the World Bank and Asian Infrast...

Fertilizer importers seek payment of Rs 5 billion DAP subsidy

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Fertilizer importers have approached the Prime Minister for immediate payment of pending DAP subsidy claims of over Rs 5 billion to continue the schem...

Non-issuance of NARA cards: boat owners, fishermen stage protest

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

Boat owners and fishermen on Tuesday staged a protest demonstration over non-issuance of crew cards to illegal Bengali immigrants at Karachi fish harb...

Producers of urea blamed for low sale of surplus urea stock

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

The government has reportedly held local producers of urea responsible for the low sale of surplus imported stock of urea available with National Fert...

Weaving sector's plea to government

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

The weaving sector, particularly parties which supply goods to exporters for being shipped abroad, are almost on the verge of collapse due to governme...

Agriculture department, Nestle sign MoUs

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Punjab Agriculture Department has signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with Nestle Pakistan for agricultural sustainability including Chauns...

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...

Cotton market: cautious buying on first day of New Year

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

Cautious buying was witnessed on the cotton market on the first day of year 2017, dealers said on Monday. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 6...