Tag: Sindh

Transmission line: Nepra cited by ECC without concurrence

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allegedly cited National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) without its concurrence...

Lean business on cotton market

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

A subdued business was again witnessed on the cotton market on Monday owing to lack of buying interest among spinners and mills, dealers said. The off...

Water shortage in canals may hamper wheat crop yield

PAR Feb 27, 2017 0

While facing acute shortage of water in canals, Balochistan has blamed Sindh for water theft and asked the Indus River System Authority (IRSA) to inte...

Volume of business rises on cotton market

PAR Feb 27, 2017 0

The volume of business improved on the cotton market on Saturday amid short supply of fine quality, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

Daewoo plans IPO to capitalize on CPEC opportunities

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

KARACHI: Daewoo Express, the Pakistan’s only foreign transport service provider, has planned to secure four billion rupees through an initial public o...

10 days Weather advisory for Farmers 21st to 28th February 2017

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

Temperature Forecast Night temperatures are expected to drop slightly (1-2°C) in most of the agricultural plains of the country during the decade....

PSMA seeks two-month extension in sugar export

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

The sugar manufacturers have sought two month extension in validity of the period of sugar exports due to expire on March 31, 2017. That the Pakistan...

Farmers advised to remove weeds

PAR Feb 23, 2017 0

The Met Office on Wednesday asked the growers to remove weeds from their fields to help standing crops consume existing soil moisture fully for a full...

Volume of business improves on cotton market

PAR Feb 23, 2017 0

Volume of business improved on the cotton market on Wednesday owing to fresh buying by some needy mills, dealers said. The official spot rate was unch...

No change witnessed on cotton market

PAR Feb 22, 2017 0

No visible change was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was unmoved a...

Sindh's Thar coal to start producing electricity by end 2018

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Work on 1,320-megawatt Thar coal-based power plants, comprising four units of 330MW each, costing $2.1 billion is under way and the first u...

Lacklustre conditions in cotton market

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

Lack of buying interest again witnessed among the leading buyers on the cotton market on Monday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unmoved at R...

Chinese industrial association proposes sister economic zone in Sindh

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: A 20-member delegation of Chinese companies on a visit to Pakistan looked into the opportunities to develop a sister economic zone in Sindh....

Sindh to start producing electricity from CPEC wind projects this year

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

Beijing: Two more wind power plants, to be installed in Sindh province with 33 wind turbines each, will collectively start producing 99MW electricity...

Mills earn billions by selling sugar to USC at higher price

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Sugar barons have pocketed billions of rupees in collusion with the top management of Utility Stores Corporation (USC) by selling the sweet...