Tag: Sri Lanka

South Asia to become ‘global leader’ in agri trade: SAARC VP

PAR Mar 29, 2018 0

SAARC Vice President Iftikhar Ali Malik Wednesday said adopting a unanimous market-oriented agricultural policy could make South Asian region a world...

About 50 heroin filled capsules recovered from smuggler’s stomach at AIIA

PAR Jan 19, 2018 0

LAHORE: The customs officials have retrieved about 50 heroin-filled capsules from the stomach of a foreign passenger travelling by a Pakistan Internat...

Many Countries keen to become part of CPEC: Ahsan Iqbal

PAR Dec 12, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Monday said many other Countries expressed their interest in becoming part of China Pakistan...

CPEC will create job opportunities for locals: Chairman TEVTA

PAR Aug 23, 2017 0

LAHORE: Technical Education & Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) Chairman Irfan Qaiser Sheikh said his organisation will be offering 50 short c...

Bangladesh will benefit enormously from the Belt, Road Initiative

PAR Jul 17, 2017 0

Bangladesh should not go for policies that undercut the country's opportunities to benefit from the Chinese One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative, said...

TCP seals deal for supply of rice to Sri Lanka

PAR Mar 14, 2017 0

The Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) has finalised a deal for supply of 5,000 tons Long Grain White Rice (IRRI-6) with two parties as first lowes...

TCP finalizes deal for exporting rice to Sri Lanka

PAR Mar 8, 2017 0

The Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) Tuesday finalized a deal with M/s Jhulay Lal Parboiled Rice Mills for export of 5,000 tons of rice to Sri La...

TCP issues fresh tender for supply of rice to Sri Lanka

PAR Mar 3, 2017 0

Scrapping the first tender, the Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) has issued fresh tender for procurement of 10,000 tons of rice for export to Sri...

TCP rice export tender attracts only four bidders

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) has received a poor response in the rice export tender because only four parties have submitted bids for partial...

Need to enhance tax to GDP ratio stressed

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

LAHORE: Pakistan has one of the lowest tax-to-GDP ratios among developing countries and the fact has been brought into light on a number of platforms...

PHMA hails export package

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

Adil Butt, Chairman Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA) has lauded the Prime Minister for announcing the long awaited Expo...

DG Valuation revises customs values of children’s garments

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Customs Valuation has revised the customs value of imported children (baby/baba) garments China, Vietnam, Indonesi...

Cotton prices move upwards

PAR Dec 9, 2016 0

This week cotton prices moved up gradually as lint supplies for the higher quality of cotton were slowly but surely decreasing. Thus in recent days co...

Wheat flour worth $198 million exported to 27 countries

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

Pakistan exported 626,289 metric ton wheat flour worth $198 million, to 27 different countries and 450 metric ton of wheat, worth $158,000, to Afghani...

Kinnow export to begin tomorrow

PAR Nov 30, 2016 0

The export of Kinnow is going to start from December 1, with better quality fruit despite an expected reduction of 15 percent in production this year....